Playing With The Disney Puppy Dog Pals

Disclaimer: We received items for the purpose of this post. All opinions are our own.  Erin’s taste in toys is quite varied but two of her favourites are play sets and anything to do with dogs. When we were offered the chance to review some items from the Disney Puppy Dog Pals toy range I knew that Erin would love them. A play set with dogs? Exactly the kind of thing that Erin likes to play with. Puppy Dog Pals is a relatively new show to us on Disney Jr. and it follows Rolly and Bingo, two pugs who get up

Advice For Taking Your Dog On A Family Holiday

If you are a family with pets then going away on holiday could become a real hassle. We know from experience that sorting out either sitters for your pets, or putting them into kennels can cost a small fortune and that’s without making sure all of their jabs are up to date. Dogs especially are sociable pets and love to be with their family, not stuck in kennels. Before you decide to take your dog away on the family holiday though there are a few things to consider so here are some tips: Destination Choosing a destination for your family

What To Do When Your Dog is Missing

One of the challenges you never imagine to happen to you as a pet parent is when your dog goes missing. Non-pet-lovers will never understand the fear, anxiety, panic, and sadness that fur parents feel when they have no idea where their pet has gone, if it’s safe, or how it would be possible to be reunited with their buddy once again. When you take a pet home, it automatically becomes an added member of the family. Therefore, you feel a sense of attachment to it. You extend to it the love, care, and affection that your family has for

The Dog Days Are Over: Going on Holiday When You Have a Dog

There’s nothing better than a family vacation. Bonding time, fun in the sun and plenty of memories to be made- however one thing that can put a bit of a dampener on things is having to leave your pooch behind. This can be stressful for both you and them, and the last thing you want when you’re enjoying your trip is to be worrying if your dog is ok. Thankfully there are a couple of options you can consider so that it’s a stress- free experience, and you know that Fido is receiving the care and attention he deserves. Photo

Looking After Your Dog Despite a Busy Schedule

Sometimes having a busy schedule is just unavoidable. Whether it be work commitments, family commitments or a mix of the two, schedules are now, more often than not, busy. And, you can probably agree to the fact that your own schedule is not as easy or as free as it once was, can’t you? But, just because your schedule is busy, why should that mean you aren’t allowed a dog in your life when you really want one? Yes, you can look after that dog of yours whilst still retaining your busy schedule — you just have to take heed

Christmas Gifts For Dogs And Cats

We are a big animal loving family and of course, we can’t leave our furry friends out when it comes to Christmas presents. Although Jackson may not be a part of this family any more, we have neighbours each side of us with dogs and of course, we have been looking after my sister’s cat Jara for a while now. Today we’re talking about Christmas gift ideas for dogs and cats. Dogs Trust might not be the obvious choice of places to look for gifts but they have a fantastic range and something for all sized dogs! Two of my

Doggy DIY: Hacks For Loving Owners

We all love our furry companions, but that doesn’t mean we don’t cringe every time we see how much they cost for us to feed, house, and pamper. The thing is though, dogs don’t have a desire for material things like humans do; they’re happy to play with the same toy over and over again, or get lots of attention from their favourite humans. That said, Christmas is coming up, and it’s important that you include all members of the family by getting gifts for your dog. To save yourself a bit of money, and still get them something they

The Shocking Truth About The Pet Food Industry

Knowing what food you should and shouldn’t eat is a minefield these days. Obviously, burgers and sweets aren’t great for you but it seems like every year we get different advice about what’s good and what’s bad. Try as you might, you’re always going to end up eating some unhealthy food. Luckily, when it comes to your pet food, you don’t have that problem. It’s all the same stuff, isn’t it? That’s a dangerous trap that people often fall into. There are so many different brands of pet food on the market these days and there are actually huge differences in