Dog | Animal Friends

Animal Friends Blog

Dog / Five Things to Do with Your Dog This Weekend

Five Things to Do with Your Dog This Weekend 2

Sport Relief It’s Sport Relief! It starts on the 17th and runs until the 23rd of March. You could be getting involved through work, your school, or even through a gym. If you’re taking part in the Nation’s Billion Steps Challenge it might be a good idea to get your dog involved. You could squeeze … Continued

Dog / Fun Activities to do in the Outdoors with your Dog

Fun Activities to do in the Outdoors with your Dog

Here at Animal Friends we are celebrating 20 years of providing pet insurance and we’ve kick-started the year with our Great Out-paws campaign. So, we’ve come up with 20 things to get up to outdoors with your pet.   Exercise Exercise doesn’t have to mean running, it can be a steady walk, a hike, anything … Continued

Dog / The Collies’ First Snow Day

The George Family’s First Snow Day. 2

The Beast from the East made sure I wasn’t able to make it into work on Friday, but it did mean I was able to spend the day in #TheGreatOutpaws with my two frenetic collies and equally energetic toddler. They weren’t complaining, not that they understand the concept of a three-day weekend… The dogs weren’t … Continued

Care / Product Review: Pawbo+ Interactive Pet Camera

Here at Animal Friends, we are always searching for great pet products to review so when we received the Pawbo we couldn’t wait to try it! The camera was beautifully packed and even Marvel came over to have a nosey as to what we were unpacking. So, let’s see how the Pawbo+ Interactive Pet Camera … Continued

Cat / Fantastic Furry Facts You Might Not Know

Here at Animal Friends we love learning new furry facts about our fluffy friends. We’ve put together a list of furry facts about both cats and dogs that we found extra interesting. From famous dogs to interesting cats we have a list that will surprise a few pet owners! Ragamuffin The Ragamuffin is a cat … Continued

Dog / Are you aware of the new dog poo laws?

Are you guilty of not picking up your pet’s poo? Our new survey has discovered that one in four Brits refuse to pick up their pet’s waste, with Gloucester being revealed as the UK’s worst for cleaning up after their pets. Just under half (47%) of the respondents from South West city have claimed that … Continued

Dog / Why do Dogs Roll in Poo?

why do dogs roll in poo?

It’s a scene we all know too well: you’re out enjoying a lovely walk and your dog stops, suddenly, and starts sniffing. At first, you ignore it thinking he’ll walk on. That is until he arches his neck to the floor and his legs are suddenly in the air. Then, you have a dog rolling and … Continued

Care / WildWash Pro Pet Shampoos Review

Choosing the right shampoo for your pet is important for their skin, coat, and health. A clean dog is a happy dog! So, when we received some WildWash shampoos we couldn’t wait to get a dog in the bath to try them. Henry drew the short straw so let’s see what he thought of his … Continued

Cat / Hair Removal at Home

Pets are truly the best, cat or dog. But, they do come with some unwanted extras. You might love them but you probably don’t love the layer of hair on your carpet or the strays that stick to your clothes. Sometimes buying an expensive vacuum just isn’t possible so we’ve got a few tips and … Continued