SUP PUP 101: How to Paddleboard with your dog

SUP PUP 101: How to Paddleboard with your dog

Posted by Ruffwear on 24th May 2022

How do you and your dog start paddle boarding without any experience?GEAR TO GET OUT THEREA board and a paddle: Inflatable paddleboards are great for paddling with dogs. Compared to a hard board, … read more
Ruffwear Dog Backpack Comparison

Ruffwear Dog Backpack Comparison

Posted by Amy Wellcoat / Ruffwear on 20th Apr 2022

WHICH RUFFWEAR PACK IS RIGHT FOR YOU? Summer is the season for backpacking, camping, and long days on the trail. If your furry companion is ready to carry their own gear and you're wondering which p … read more
Can dogs get hay fever?

Can dogs get hay fever?

Posted by Amy Wellcoat on 12th Apr 2022

Hay fever can indeed develop in dogs, just the same as us humans suffer from it in spring and summer months -our furry friends can too.  Blue Cross are a leading animal welfare charity in th … read more
How To Camp With Your Dog

How To Camp With Your Dog

Posted by Amy Wellcoat / Ruffwear on 7th Apr 2022

There's camping - and then there's camping with your dog by your side. Their presence alone elevates every little moment. Their curiosity is contagious, their zeal inspiring. Hiking and camping t … read more
​How to Hike With Your Dog

​How to Hike With Your Dog

Posted by Amy Wellcoat / Ruffwear on 7th Apr 2022

Trail time with our dogs gives us a chance to adopt their curiosity and sense of adventure.They stop to investigate a wildflower we'd walk right past, or splash through a stream we'd normally hike aro … read more
The Beauty Of Dog Boots

The Beauty Of Dog Boots

Posted by Zena Conkey on 1st Dec 2021

Boots for your dog – a few years ago this was unheard of. But recently and with the design of canine footwear becoming so advanced and easy to use more and more dogs and their owners are benefiting … read more
The Grass Guzzling Hound

The Grass Guzzling Hound

Posted by Zena Conkey on 17th Aug 2021

Are you wondering why your dog is eating grass? Perhaps you are worried that something is wrong with your furry friend or are simply confused about his obsession with green shoots when out walking?Do … read more
How to go paddle boarding with your dog

How to go paddle boarding with your dog

Posted by Amy Wellcoat on 30th Jul 2021

This summer we are all desperate to get back out there exploring with our pups again. Paddle boarding seems to be the new trend, but can you go paddle boarding with your dog? Of course you can! Stand … read more
Cottage Holidays With Your Dog

Cottage Holidays With Your Dog

Posted by Zena Conkey on 15th Jul 2021

When it comes to planning a holiday finding accommodation that welcomes the family dog is essential for many dog owners. Fortunately there are now an increasing numbers of holiday providers who … read more
Hiking In Summer With Your Dog

Hiking In Summer With Your Dog

Posted by Amy Wellcoat / Ruffwear on 9th Jul 2021

Hiking with your dog can be the perfect outdoor activity, but there is plenty to consider before heading out on the trail. We are here to help make sure you're prepared for all weathers, unintended de … read more
Do Dog Cooling Products Actually Work?

Do Dog Cooling Products Actually Work?

Posted by Zena Conkey on 6th Jul 2021

When the weather starts to warm up, we start thinking about ways to keep our cool and avoid the very worst of the heat, and our dogs are no different! Dogs naturally find ways to reduce their body tem … read more
Bank Holiday Weekend With Your Dog

Bank Holiday Weekend With Your Dog

Posted by Zena Conkey on 29th Apr 2021

Things To Consider When Taking Your Dog on Holiday The Great British Summer is finally right around the corner. With those couple of sunny days in April already giving us a taste of what’s to come … read more
Weekend Warrior Syndrome

Weekend Warrior Syndrome

Posted by Rhona Warnock on 2nd Mar 2021

On any given Monday, vets’ waiting rooms up and down the country contain a liberal sprinkling of the latest victims of ‘weekend warrior syndrome’. Loosely put, it’s the tendency of dog owners to belie … read more
Plant Poisoning in Dogs

Plant Poisoning in Dogs

Posted by Amy Wellcoat on 2nd Mar 2021

It is that time of year again where we can start to look forward to spending more time outdoors and for many of us that will mean spending time in our gardens tidying up flower beds and maybe ad … read more
How to keep your dog cool in hot weather

How to keep your dog cool in hot weather

Posted by Zena Conkey on 14th Aug 2020

A Cooling Jacket may be the answer! As summer is fast approaching, many dog owner’s thoughts begin turning to the challenges of the warmer weather and how to keep their dogs cool and comfortable, … read more
Dog Health - Preventing Heat Stroke

Dog Health - Preventing Heat Stroke

Posted by Zena Conkey on 30th May 2020

Most of us look forward to the sunny days and warm weather that summer brings but it can cause our canine companions to struggle, especially when exercising. Heatstroke can be a serious risk … read more
Dogs and Hot Cars – Respecting the Heat

Dogs and Hot Cars – Respecting the Heat

Posted by Zena Conkey on 29th May 2020

Never leave your dog alone in a car on a hot day. If you do see a dog in distress or left alone in a locked car in warm temperatures, dial 999 asap.  Most of us dog owners at some point have … read more