Date archive: November 2014

Use your ears to check if your dog’s nails need attention

Don’t actually rub your ears on your fur baby’s feet – listen carefully as he walks on a hard floor and if you hear a click, then the nails are touching and therefore are too long. If you regularly walk your pup on hard ground (pavements are best) the nails will wear down naturally but…

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Sharing your lovely fur baby

If you have some spare time and a nice placid dog, why not give the local residential homes and hospices a ring to see if they would like a visit from you both? It has been proved that petting a dog can be very calming and even very unresponsive people can be made much happier…

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Helping your dog cope with change

Some dogs are very averse to changes in their environment, be it a move or the loss or temporary absence of a loved one. It isn’t always possible to shield them from life, though, and it can be heart breaking to see them grieving. If the change is a planned one, you can do a…

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Smell that lovely home cooking!

There’s nothing quite like home cooked food and your dog appreciates it just as much as you and the family do. Although commercial dog food contains everything it needs to keep your dog healthy (and we sell the highest quality dog food available), it can be a little boring and if your fur baby has…

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Keeping your fur baby dry and cosy

Autumn isn’t always freezing cold but it can be very wet and windy and this does give a dog owner a bit of a problem. Although you want to keep your pup dry so he doesn’t get a matted and uncomfortable coat, wrapping him up in too many layers when the weather is still mild…

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Top tips for a happy dog between grooms

Hair Brushing Most dogs love being brushed, and regular brushing can strengthen the bond between you and your fur-baby while also maintaining a healthy coat. Long-haired dogs can benefit form daily brushing; medium-haired dogs one a week and short-haired dogs just now and then. Nail Trimming It’s important to keep your dog’s nails in good…

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It’s time to get your dog kitted out for winter

As we’re sure you’ve all noticed, it’s that time of year again when you need to start dressing to match the season. With more rainy days and temperatures dropping all the time, it only makes sense to stay warm and dry in your winter clothing. But what about your dog? At both our Cardiff and…

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Happy Anniversary to us!

Hello everyone. Tuesday the 4th of November is the official anniversary of our Cardiff dog grooming salon and boutique. What started off as a dream has not only become a reality but a thriving success (even if we do say so ourselves). We could not have done it without our awesome customers and their lovely…

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