Purina® Fortiflora® and probiotics – truly effective or just the latest fad?

By | January 1st, 2017|Feeding advice, Scooby's Scoop|

Most people have heard about probiotics in humans – live bacteria which are believed to have a beneficial effect on the ‘good bug bad bug’ balance in the intestinal tract and help digestive health…and probiotics are also commonly used in dogs and cats too!

Raw Pet Food – what’s all the fuss about?

By | October 13th, 2016|Choosing the Right Food, Feeding advice, Grain Free Diets, Natural Diets, Scooby's Scoop|

Raw feeding is currently the fastest growing pet food market and we’re going to explain why people are so keen to wean their dogs off their current diet and onto raw.

My Cat Won’t Eat: Encouraging a Picky Eater

By | June 28th, 2016|Feeding advice|

Do you have a fussy puss? Is your cat struggling to make it to the bottom of their bowl, or are they even refusing to try it? There could be an underlying reason for your cat’s caution, so let’s work out how to make mealtimes the glorious food experience they should be.

Switching Cat Food: Changing a Cat’s Diet

By | June 27th, 2016|Feeding advice|

A common misconception is that your cat should be fed the same food consistently throughout their lives. In actual fact, switching their food can have a bucket full of benefits.

Encouraging a Picky Eater

By | June 17th, 2016|Feeding advice|

Is your dog a fussy pup? Sometimes it can be a battle to even encourage picky eaters to take a single bite. If your dog isn’t interested in their kibble, there could be an underlying issue that we need to address. Let’s work out how to turn mealtimes into the glorious food experience they should be.

Changing your Dog’s Diet

By | June 17th, 2016|Feeding advice|

A lot of pet owners mistakenly believe that their dog should be fed the same food throughout their lives for optimum health benefits. Actually, it can in fact be beneficial to switch your dog’s food throughout their lives, dependent on their lifestyle and energy levels.

What You Feed Your Pet Makes a Difference

By | June 16th, 2016|Feeding advice|

Now, many dogs will devour all kinds of food, but we know how important it is to feed them a diet tailored perfectly for their tummies. As with us, if they eat well, they’ll feel the benefits. To select the foods most suited for our pets, we must consider three things: the breed, age and any pre-existing health conditions.