Category Archives: Toys

Best Cat Toys Review

15 of the Best Cat Toys

Last updated: December 6th, 2018

Cat toys are an ideal way to keep your cat entertained, fit and healthy. Playing with your cat also helps builds a stronger bond between you and your furry friend.

This is especially important for indoor cats as they don’t get the stimulation and exercise that outdoor cats naturally get. A stimulating cat toy for an indoor cat can relieve boredom, and help prevent them becoming overweight.

There are several types of cat toy available, and many different varieties so it can be quite hard to find the best one. We have researched many of the different toys available, and put together this list of 15 of the best cat toys you can buy in the UK. Continue reading

Christmas Gifts for Pets

Christmas Gifts for Your Pet 2019

Last updated: December 17th, 2019

When Christmas comes around another time, the pet owners amongst us are starting to think about how we can treat our furry friends (as though they’re not already spoilt throughout the year!) and if there’s one thing that towers above cuteness (even though that sits pretty highly) it’s durability. The last thing you want is your pet to have destroyed the toy before the Christmas dinner has even started to cook.

Today, we have compiled a selection of gift ideas suitable for dogs, cats and the other pets in your life to hopefully make the Christmas shopping a little less of a burden. The best part about it is, you can refer to the gift ideas later on in the year too whenever you fancy treating your pet once more or to celebrate their birthday!

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Tough Dog Toys

15 of the Best Tough Dog Toys

Last updated: September 6th, 2020

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

Catnip and Cats

Last updated: December 6th, 2018

Catnip

Catnip

We often get asked why some cats love catnip so much, and why it affects some cats more than others, so here is a bit of information about this herb that drives some cats crazy!

Catnip is a natural herb that is part of the mint family, and is native to Europe and Asia but is now found in other parts of the world such as the United States. The plant features small shield-shaped green leaves, and commonly grows to between 50-100cm tall depending on variety. Catnip includes various aromatic oils, but the main one that gives cats a high is called nepetalactone, which is a mild hallucinogen found in the leaves and the stem of the plant. Continue reading