Date archive: February 2015

Working dogs in retirement

Working dogs have a great life; dogs love to be part of a known hierarchy and work is just what they like to do. They have specific tasks and a pecking order of handler and other dogs and some of them find retirement a bit difficult. Some can stay with the people they are used…

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Dogs to fit your lifestyle

Many people with busy lifestyles still want to enjoy the company of a dog in their leisure time and even if you are not in all day, it is still possible to keep a dog. If you can’t exercise a dog much yourself, why not ask in your Cardiff dog groomers to see if they…

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Britain’s Tiniest Dog?

At the moment, Britain’s tiniest dog is said to be Tyson, a cross-bred Chihuahua Lhasa, who is just 4 inches tall. He is getting a bit fatter as he gets older, but no taller, so may well keep his ‘crown’ for a while. Tyson is tiny because he was the last of a large litter…

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Dogs Go Viral!

Dog YouTubes have been all the rage almost since the service began. If there is something that the public loves as much as a cute cat, it is a cute dog. With doggie cams the new in thing, this trend will surely rise but for now, dogs filmed by other humans are all the rage….

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Luxury or what!

When chatting at the Cardiff dog groomer with other owners, obviously your fur babies and their little ways will be the main topic of conversation. When the talk turns to dog beds, it is a fair bet that most of even the most pampered pooches will be using an old duvet on the floor or…

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The dogs of war!

As we commemorated the 100th anniversary of the Great War last year, we have seen a huge international outpouring of remembrance for those lives lost and the achievements of the men and women who kept our future safe. But there are also canine heroes, commemorated in books and memorials. Some 20,000 dogs took part in…

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Have you tried dog hypnosis?

Is your dog stressed or do they behave badly more often than they should? You have been to the vets countless times, tried all the medication, behavioural tactics, bribery with treats and pampering trips to the dog groomers in Cardiff, but to no avail. Millions of people around the world have turned to hypnosis as…

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What has your dog been up to?

Dog cams are a great way of seeing where your dog is going, but that is only the tip of the iceberg for many owners of fur babies. Busy schedules, and work commitments sometimes take us away from them. Bonding is an important part of a dog’s life, and it is important that you are…

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