Travelling With Dogs – Can I Bring My Dog Into the UK?

Travelling on your own is no fun. Travelling with children is definitely not fun. But how about going on an aeroplane with your dog? So you are planning to visit the UK either on vacation or perhaps you are looking to relocate to the country. You may be sat wondering “Can I bring my dog to the UK?” Yes, you can bring your dog into the UK! But, there is a big BUT. It can…

6 Effective Ways To Groom Long-Haired Dogs

Obviously, I love pugs and they are short-haired, but I also love long-haired dogs too – I used to have a family dog who was a long-haired mixed breed. One of the things with long-haired dogs is that they need to be well-groomed and this should be done regularly. Because – they can become matted, dirty and scraggly – and they can even result in skin problems, such as sores, allergies and other infections in…

Can I Rent a House With a Dog? Legit Tips for Pet Owner Tenants

I see many people online asking whether it is possible to rent a house with a dog, and as a dog/pug owner, I thought I could put in my two cents. Yes, of course, you can rent a house with a dog. OK, sure, it can be more challenging and stressful to find houses & properties for rent that accept pets. We know this is true from our own experience. Before we bought our own…

5 Tips to Keep Your Pug From Overheating During Summer

As a brachycephalic (short-nosed) dog breed, pugs lack the ability to regulate their body temperature as easily as other dog breeds. In simple terms, dogs with “normal” snouts can keep themselves cool in summer by releasing heat and cooling incoming air. Brachycephalic dogs, however, lack this ability due to their unusually small air passages and short noses. As a pug owner, you need to take active steps to protect your pug from overheating in the…

How to Prepare for Disasters and Emergencies for Dogs [Infographic]

We are sure you agree with us and recognize that it seems to be almost every day now or at least every week that we are turning on the news to hear about another natural disaster or emergencies that have arisen as a result of human error or conflict. Just recently in the UK, life was brought to a standstill for a lot of people because of a short lasting but devastating snowstorm. Many people…