Nothing can ever settle the great old debate about which pet owner is better – cat owners or dog owners. If you are undecided whether to get a cuddly kitten or a cute canine this interesting list of facts about ‘Dog Owners’ vs Cat Owners’ might just make help to point you in the right direction.
As the summer heatwave continues it is important to have some safety tips to ensure your precious pet isn’t affected by the sizzling heat. Blue Cross have put together some information on preventing heatstroke in your pet, which will come in handy for those looking to enjoy the sunshine with their four-legged companion.
We all know that dogs can be very competitive especially when there is a World Record at skate. These dogs have taken their talents to a worldwide stage and have won incredible World Records and should be very proud of their achievements. Take a look at the fantastic record holders here.
If you ever thought your pet was naughty, spare a thought for these pet owners that entered Britain’s Naughtiest Pets because their pets were just that extra bit mischievous. The winner was German Shepherd and Keeshond cross Yodie who took the crown home after causing hundreds of pounds worth of damage to the house. After looking at these pictures, I’m sure you will think your pet is saint compared to some of these guilty looking pets.
A lot of focus and emphasis is always put on puppies and kittens so it’s great to know that pet owners still value and cherish their older pets just as much. Take a look at these great stories from pet owners of older pets that are just as cute and cuddly.
Food trucks have become a city trend across the world in the last few years. Now it looks like the trend might be expanding its customer range to pooches too. The city which has more dogs than children, San Francisco, has its first gourmet food truck for canines. Cooking meatballs, grilled burger bites and steaks pampered pooches can enjoy delicious cuisine while taking a walk in the park. Milo’s Kitchen sources the ingredients locally and should be a hit with the canine loving city. It’s only a matter of time before this trend extends to our shores.
Dog owners are being encouraged to ensure their dog isn’t aggressive or harmful towards postal workers. The Royal Mail has launched a campaign to protect their postmen and postwomen after it was revealed that nine employees are attacked everyday – equating to 3,330 victims last year. This is an 8% rise from the previous year and under new legislation it will possible to prosecute dog owners for attacks on private property. The Royal Mail’s Dog Awareness Week, starting today, will have special postmark printed on letters to make owners aware of the problems their pets can cause to staff just in time for the summer holidays which shows the sharpest peak in these attacks. Please ensure that your pet is safe and secure, especially if opening the door to sign a parcel.