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News & Availability Updates for 2021

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Mindful March – I’m on a lead because…. with Dog Furiendly!

We just came across this post on Instagram yesterday from Dog Furiendly. It struck a chord and was highlighting the importance of understanding why some dogs are on leads while walking. A simple thing it would seem, but one that…

Home Boarding for Dogs – the benefits & alternatives!

T
oday we are going to take a look at home boarding in some detail, as believe it or not we do get asked a lot of questions about our home boarding service and there seems to be a bit of…

Tips & Advice for your pets this Christmas: Food Edition!

It’s well and truly into the festive period; and although throughout the year we may all be very vigilant with our pets and especially their eating habits, things tend to slip a little bit at this busy time of year…

Tips to keep your pets safe during October & Halloween!

**This post is an update to our 2015 article ‘Halloween – Tips to keep your pets safe during October!’.

Not much has changed in the five years since we posted this original article. If anything the use of fireworks or ‘bangers’…

Why does my dog like to roll in fox poop?

As dog owners, being greeted by a mucky pup soon after they’ve rolled in something repulsive (…usually just after being washed!) is all part of our job. Dogs love getting up close and personal with the scents of the world….

Dog Theft Awareness – Be Safe & Aware!

Over the last few months dog theft in Ireland & the UK has risen to a staggering high, with the blame being firmly placed on Covid-19, the lockdown and subsequent free time and increase demand for dogs, puppies and in…

Furbo Dog Camera Review + Black Friday Discount Code!*

It’s one of those things that all dog owners have to stress & worry about and eventually face head on after bringing their new family member home; the first time they have to leave them – home alone. 

It’s unfortunately inevitable…

Prep For Your Pup – some points to think about!

Getting a new puppy? We’ve gathered some helpful points to consider before going our and getting a new family member!! As fun as it may be – it’s always best to be prepared. let’s prep for your new pet!! =)

Source:petsafe.net…

Halloween – Tips to keep your pets safe during October!

Unfortunately this time of year can be very distressing for our pets. We’re coming up to Halloween at the end of the month, which means firework season. We’ve put together some points to help pet owners through this period.

 

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Top 10 Most Dangerous Pet Parasites!

Not a very nice topic but a very important one for all pet owners know to about! Below is a list of worms or parasites that your dog or pet may pick up during their lifetime. We should all…

New Irish Microchipping Regulations – pet owner info!

Are you aware the Irish government has introduced new Irish Microchipping Regulations for all dog owners from the start of September this year.

This means that all dogs have to be microchipped and registered with a government recognised database – such…

Dogs in Distress do a fantastic job!

We first became aware of the brilliant work done by Dogs in Distress (DID) through one of our clients, Yvonne (mammy to Goldie and Tio). Yvonne has been a DID fosterer for a number of years now and in this…

What a great idea! ‘My Dog/Pet is home alone’ card!

We found this floating around on Facebook today an thought what a great idea!! We always worry when we leave our pets home alone or even not even alone – with pet sitters or in kennels. But this card could…

Cheeky Dog Bakery yummy treats!

[Reposted from our old Olliespetcare.com Blog] Were off on holidays today for a few weeks with Ollie & Penny but before we dash off weve left your doggies a yummy, scrummy Howlo’ween treat from Jenny & Oscar at the…