For a long time now, dogs and other pets have been used in hospitals, hospices, nursing homes and other environments as a way of cheering people up. and with such a proven track record, more dog owners are keen to find out if their pets could qualify for the task. To find out more click here.
Dogs in therapy work
Making the most of your blog
Blogging has become an essential part of business although many people blog for the fun of it because they are passionate about something.
Just about everyone has a blog these days, whether it's for business or pleasure and making sure you get the best out of your efforts, means putting in a little time, effort and thought. Below is a link to a great article that's full of interesting and valuable advice on how to get the best out of your blog.
To find out more click here
How to Keep Terriers Happy
Terrier breeds tend to be very busy characters with low boredom thresholds and if left to their own devices, they get creative. This creativity usually involves learning how to entertain themselves in some pretty destructive ways. The key to sharing a home with any sort of terrier breed is to make sure your hyperactive furry companion is given plenty of things to do and think about.
To carry on reading this fun article click here
More and more people keep chickens in their back gardens and it’s not just because they get fresh eggs every day although this is an added bonus. Chickens are fun and they’ll keep you amused for hours as they peck around in the dirt looking for a tasty treat.
To carry on reading this lovely article click here
THE RUGBY CELLAR
The Rugby Business Network hosts brilliant events all over the world and getting involved is as easy as it gets. Not so very long ago the RBN opened up their Rugby Cellar which is definitely worth checking out whether you're a wine connoisseur or not!
To find out more click here
The Beautiful Pug
Pugs have been around for a very long time with records of them dating back to 700 BC in Ancient China where they were bred and owned by Emperors. The common people were not allowed to own a Pug and if one of these treasured dogs was found in their possession, the punishment was death. Pugs were so revered at the time, they even had their own part of royal palace to live in and were attended by their own servants too. Female Pugs were given the same status as an Emperors wives and guarded by soldiers, only being fed the best of everything.
To read more of this super breed profile click here
Do you share your home with a diabetic dog?
Great advice offered in this article which is well worth reading to make your dog's life easier and more enjoyable all round. As the author advises:
"Keeping the diabetic dog healthy relies on a variety of different things, including maintaining their weight, feeding them an appropriate diet, administering the right amount of insulin, knowing what to do if something goes wrong, and being able to identify changes and imbalances in your dog’s condition in order to keep the balance just right."
The article if full of helpful suggestions making it less challenging to manage your dog's condition and to keep on top of things.
Well worth a read.
A lovely article for all rabbit owners and don't you just love the image!
Sharing your home with a pet rabbit is a load of fun whether you keep them as indoor or outdoor pets. This is a great article offering lots of useful advice on how to keep an Angora rabbit's coat looking good and in pristine condition to avoid them developing hair balls!
Great read on the best pet advice site ever!
The Dreaded Cone of Shame
Another great article from Pets4homes
It's every dog's (or other pet) nightmare when suddenly someone puts a massive lampshade on their heads. Watching a dog trying to navigate through doorways can be highly amusing - but not for the pooch who is wearing the Cone of Shame!
They seem to bump into things on purpose in the hope the lampshade falls off - but it takes a real Houdini to get one of these things off...............
Definitely worth checking out the alternatives, although Elizabethan Collars, as the article points out, is the best tool to keep a dog from licking and chewing at a wound!
Help keep pets safe this winter!
Lovely article about how to keep pets safe and warm this winter!
If you are a animal lover, this is a great article to read - it's full of useful advice on how to keep cats, dogs and other pets safe during the festive season and to make sure they enjoy the fun too!
Great read definitely worth checking out! Just love this website