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Why Do Horses Need Shoes?
  • Friday, November 25, 2016

Whether you’re an experienced horse owner or if you often see horses being ridden in your nearby area, you’re likely to be familiar with the trotting noise that come from a horses’ hooves. This noise comes from the shoes that horses wear, and the reason why they wear them can vary depending on the horses’ … Continued

How to help a constipated dog
  • Friday, November 18, 2016

What is constipation? Constipation is a common digestive problem where there is an inability to produce frequent bowel movements. This uncomfortable condition can affect every breed and age of dog. What causes constipation in dogs? Dogs can become constipated for the following reasons: Lack of fibre in their diet Dehydration Side effect of medication Enlarged … Continued

What should I do if my cat becomes aggressive?
  • Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Aggression is alarming behaviour directed towards a person or animal. When cats show signs of aggression – an important survival skill that has helped felines survive in the wild for centuries – it is important to first rule out why they are acting in this way. Chances are, if they are acting out of character, there … Continued

Top 10 Most Poisonous Foods For Dogs
  • Friday, November 11, 2016

We all like to treat our pets every now and again, but sometimes our good deed can put our dog’s health in danger. In this blog post we’ll outline the top 10 foods you should never feed your dog, and why they’re harmful to your pet’s health. Avocado Although they are known as a super … Continued

Review: 1st Galaxy Quiet Fireworks
  • Friday, November 4, 2016

Product Review: 1st Galaxy Fireworks With firework night fast approaching as animal lovers we are always keen to find ways to reduce the stress an anxiety this causes for our pets. According to the RSPCA, it is estimated that 45 per cent of dogs in the UK show signs of fear when they hear fireworks. With … Continued

Trick or Treat Recipe: Peanut and Pumpkin Dog Balls
  • Friday, October 28, 2016

This Halloween after being inspired by our recent  review of Little Barker Bakery Bark Me Dog Treats, we decided to look into other easy treats that you can make at home using simple healthy ingredients. Of course we always advise that you talk to your vet before introducing any new food groups into your dogs diet. … Continued

Trick or Treat Recipe: Frozen Apple Treats
  • Friday, October 28, 2016

This Halloween after being inspired by our recent  review of Little Barker Bakery Bark Me Dog Treats, we decided to look into other easy treats that you can make at home using simple healthy ingredients. Of course we always advise that you talk to your vet before introducing any new food groups into your dogs diet. … Continued

Review: Little Barker Bakery
  • Friday, October 28, 2016

Review: Little Barker Bakery Bark Me Dog Treats Here at Animal Friends, we love to include our pets in all fun seasonal magic, and Halloween is no exception. Whilst we get to enjoy dressing up and indulging in plenty of sweet treats, we think its only fair that our furry friends get to enjoy some snacks … Continued

Which Dogs Shed The Most Hair?
  • Friday, October 28, 2016

As a dog owner you’re probably familiar with the sight of dog hair on the sofa, on your new black top or even just lying around the house. While this can be irritating for the owner, shedding is really important to your pet and their health. Although you can’t stop your pet from leaving bits … Continued