Lean dogs live longer

By | January 10th, 2019|Scooby's Scoop, Weight Management|

A large proportion of human beings are now overweight or obese - and the numbers keep rising. At the same time our pet dogs are also becoming increasingly overweight or obese – with around 1 in 3 European dogs affected. This is a major health concern for our canine companions.

5 Top Tips for Walking Your Dog this Winter

By | November 10th, 2018|Scooby's Scoop|

Dog walking in autumn and winter can be a more tricky time for dogs (and us humans!), but on a sunny day it can also be glorious. We've put together 5 top tips to help you prepare for the winter chill, because there's no such thing as bad weather, just poor equipment and the wrong attitude ;-)

Winter fleas – be prepared with Frontline Plus!

By | November 10th, 2018|Fleas, Worms and Ticks, Scooby's Scoop|

Fleas like warm breeding grounds and our cosy winter homes are just the right environment for these pests! Use Frontline Plus to protect your pet and your home.

Did you know that owning a pet can improve your physical health?

By | January 3rd, 2018|Scooby's Scoop|

As pet owners we already know how much our furry friends enrich our lives, but did you know owning a pet can actually improve your physical health? Here’s how…

Jess & Lupo

By | October 1st, 2017|Blog of the month, Scooby's Scoop|

Emma, owner of Alfie Bear blog answers our questions about what it means to be a pet owner and how Alfie has enriched her life with love & joy!

Dark nights are here – gear up and go for glow!

By | September 20th, 2017|Scooby's Scoop, Seasonal|

Autumn is approaching fast and with it comes darker nights and mornings. Get your pet prepared for walkies in the dark with reflective gear.

4 steps to help your fearful dog from YuCalm

By | September 12th, 2017|Anxiety & Calming, Scooby's Scoop|

Help your dog overcome his anxiety and stress with these 4 top tips from YuCalm.

YuCalm – Understanding your dog’s behaviour

By | September 6th, 2017|Anxiety & Calming, Scooby's Scoop|

Spot the signs of when your dog might be feeling stressed or anxious with YuCalm. Part 1.

Pro Plan OptiAge

By | September 4th, 2017|Choosing the Right Food, Feeding advice, Scooby's Scoop|

Dog owners are becoming more and more aware nowadays that senior dog’s need a different diet to their younger counterparts to help them get the most out of life – but as to how this differs and what they actually need is something they are less sure about. Hopefully by the end of this though you’ll be happier with what to look for.

Don’t forget about the fleas that could be hiding in your home this summer!

By | July 18th, 2017|Fleas, Worms and Ticks, Scooby's Scoop|

During the summer, we see an explosion in the flea activity outdoors.  However, this is not the only place you will find fleas at this time of year. Rising temperatures indoors will also trigger a flea-frenzy in your home!