This blog post is a little different from usual, and simply contains photos of cats – which I think we all agree is a good thing! The one thing these cats have in common is that they are all Cuban.
Cats have a natural instinct to climb, sleep off the ground and keep their claws sharp by scratching. A cat tree or activity centre is the ideal place for your cat to play and sleep, and scratching posts make a great alternative to your furniture for your cat to sharpen their claws on. They also help cats stretch their back and shoulder muscles.
But with so many different types available, how do you choose which scratching post or cat tree is best for you and your cat? Continue reading
Most of us love to take photos of our pets – whether it’s a quick snap of them doing something cute or crazy to post on social media, or something more like a portrait which will give you a lasting memory of a beloved friend for many years to come. However sometimes these photos don’t always turn out quite as we’d hope – maybe they are blurry, or they look too bright or too dark.
In this article I’ll give you some tips based on years of experience of photography, to try and help you take better photos for you to keep and treasure for years to come. These tips aren’t just for cats and dogs – they are just as valid for other types of pet such as rabbits, lizards and birds.
With the advance of smartphone technology, most people these days have access to good quality cameras built-in to their phones so almost everyone has a camera with them virtually all of the time. Although you can spend a lot more on more advanced pocket-sized Point & Shoot cameras, or even Digital SLR cameras, the advice here is valid whichever camera you have. Continue reading
Sleep, Play, Sleep, Eat, Groom, Sleep, Go Crazy, Eat, Groom, Sleep.
This is how a typical cat usually spends their day, but why do they spend so much of their time sleeping? Continue reading
Christmas is a time of giving, and it’s only fair that we treat our furry friends as well. So we’ve put together this list of our favourite gift ideas. Hopefully it will help make this Christmas extra special for you and your pets. Continue reading
Christmas and New Year is a time for celebrating and having fun with family and friends, but it can be rather stressful for pets. There is also more chance of them becoming ill from eating something they shouldn’t, so we’ve put together this guide to help keep your pets safe and happy over the festive period. Continue reading
This cat saw a cucumber – you’ll be amazed what happened next!
The latest craze sweeping the world of online cat videos involves cucumbers. Yep – that’s right – that green vegetable often found in tuna sandwiches. Continue reading
Keeping Your Pet Cool
Aren’t summer days great? It’s so nice to be able to enjoy the hot and sunny weather, but while we enjoy basking in the warmth of the sun, it’s important to prevent our pets from becoming overheated. Cats and dogs can’t cool themselves in the same way that humans can, and a pet that becomes overheated can suffer from dehydration, and in severe cases, die. Continue reading
As a dog owner, you will know how hard it is to find a tough dog toy that actually lives up to its name. Visit any online pet shop, and you’ll find dog toys being advertised as “Tough” and “Indestructible” but so many of them last just a few minutes. To help you find out which toys live up to their name, and which ones aren’t as tough as they claim we have pulled together 15 of the best and toughest dog toys. Continue reading
Wouldn’t it be great if, when ordering pet food online, you could request your order to be delivered at a specific time most convenient to you? Ordering from most online stores is very quick and easy, but it can be so frustrating having to wait around all day for a courier to turn up. And even more frustrating when they don’t!
Wouldn’t it also be great if you could save money with cheap prices, and get top quality products too? And even better, what if you could save a further 15% on these already competitive prices with a discount code for your first order?
You might think that sounds too good to be true, but that is exactly what you can get if you shop at Fetch.co.uk! Fetch is the new online pet store from the well-known, award-winning online grocery supermarket Ocado. They launched Fetch in the UK at the end of 2013, and have been expanding their product offering ever since. Continue reading