Date archive: May 2015

Thinking of changing grooming salons?

We don’t like to blow our own doggie trumpets here at Mucky Pups, but we often find that when people come to us for the first time, they wish they had done so sooner. Many dog owners continue to go to the same Cardiff dog groomers they are familiar with, simply because they feel like…

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Remember the importance of dog micro-chipping!

With all of the excitement that comes with getting a new dog – especially a puppy – sometimes it’s easy to forget the little things like getting your new pup micro-chipped. Of course, most vets will remind you to get it done when you go in for the first vaccinations, but if you do forget,…

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What would you do in a doggy emergency?

It’s a terrible thought, but what would happen if your lovely pooch was hurt and needed some doggy first aid? Although many of us take first aid courses for humans, not many of us think about this situation. Well if you are concerned about how to care for an injured dog, there is a day…

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A regular groom is the best groom

One of the great things about daily life at our Cardiff dog grooming salon is that we love seeing familiar faces coming through the door. So many of our customers are regulars (or soon will be!) and we love getting to know you and your fur babies personally. And this really is the best thing…

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Fancy a robot dog? No, nor us…

An animal welfare researcher called Dr Jean-Loup Rault seems to think that in just a few years many people will choose to have robot dogs instead of real ones! He even thinks that people will form real emotional bonds with their robo-dogs like people did with Tamagotchis in the 90s! Here at Mucky Pups we’re…

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Is your dog living the high life?

At our Cardiff dog grooming salon we love to treat your little fur babies as royalty, but for those who want to take things a step further, there is now a holiday company specialising in the finest dog-friendly accommodation. The company is called Pets Pyjamas and says it has recently seen a huge increase in…

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On the lead or off the lead?

We’re a funny old bunch, us dog owners. Of course we love our fur babies and would do anything for them, and this makes us very protective sometimes. This means that some of us are reluctant to let our dogs off the lead when we go out for walks. It often depends on how much…

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The 7th Annual Victoria Park Charity Fun Dog Show

We hope everyone had a wonderful Bank Holiday weekend whatever you got up to! Sunday saw the 7th Annual Victoria Park Charity Fun Dog Show take place in Barry. This event is getting more popular than ever and because of the somewhat wet weather, if any of your lovely pooches got a bit muddy at…

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