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Your puppy is home and it’s time to start toilet training. There’s no need to be nervous though - dog expert Philippa Short is here for you with her puppy toilet training guide.
With so many costs going up, we’ve put together some top tips and swaps to make pet care more affordable, without compromising on quality.
Thinking about introducing some supplements into your pet’s diet? Dr Scott Miller explains what they are and how to know if your cat or dog needs them.
Knowing whether your dog needs behavioural or training support can be confusing. But don’t worry - expert dog behaviourist and trainer Philippa Short is here to clear things up.
Be prepared to start sharing a few of your fave nibbles with your kitty! FirstVet vet Dr Jessica May is here to let you know which human foods can be enjoyed by your hungry feline.
No one wants to see their feline feeling sad and bored. Bring some fun and excitement into your kitty’s life with these easy cat enrichment ideas from FirstVet vet Dr Jessica May.
Cats and dogs can sometimes have accidents. But how do you know when they need to see an emergency vet? Dr Scott Miller guides you through the must-knows about out-of-hours vet visits.
Raw food diets are becoming an increasingly popular choice for many dog owners. But do they actually help your pup’s skin allergies? Find out from Dr Scott Miller.
Does your dog struggle in busy places like shops, pubs and restaurants? Check out these top confidence-building tips from expert dog trainer Philippa Short.
Knowing when your dog consents to play is important for their safety and wellbeing. Expert dog behaviourist Philippa Short shows you how to read and understand your dog’s body language with other dogs.
We know you don’t need a reason to spoil your pet. If you want to bring your cat or dog in on the Valentine’s Day celebrations, check out our tasty and healthy homemade recipe ideas.
We all know rescue cats and dogs have a lot of love to give. So what better way to celebrate Valentine’s Day than with a fun dating profile for your pet.
Delve into the world of dog training with expert dog trainer and behaviourist Philippa Short. Learn how to teach your pooch cues using rewards and positive reinforcement.
Vets around the UK need blood for life-saving treatments and operations. Dr Scott Miller looks at how cat and dog blood donation works, and how your pet could get involved.
There’s a mystery dog sickness bug that started on the beach but is now spreading inland. Dr Scott Miller is here to explain what we know so far about the virus and gives advice on how to protect your pup.
If you’re guilty of over-indulging your dog to the point of being overweight, you’re not alone. Take a read of our guide to help your dog beat the bulge.
Get the know-hows on lead training your puppy thanks to expert advice from dog behaviourist Philippa Short.
If the idea of starting to train your new pup is daunting, you’re in luck! Dog behaviourist Philippa Short gives her expertise on the first three things to train your puppy.
Want to keep your pet happy and healthy during the cold season? Learn about some of the common winter illnesses for cats and dogs, plus how to help protect them from getting ill.
You may not be able to stop your cat from embracing winter adventures, but there are ways to help keep them safe and warm. Check out our cold weather care tips for your feline.
We’ve teamed up with dog behaviourist expert Philippa Short to help you prepare for wintry adventures with your pooch. Check out her cold weather dog walking tips.
From ways to cat-proof your tree to which foods could be toxic, learn how to keep your cat safe at Christmas with these handy tips.
With all the excitement (and sometimes chaos) of the festive season, it’s important to make sure your top dog stays safe. Join us as we look at ways to celebrate a dog-friendly Christmas.
Getting a pet for Christmas is not all fun and excitement - there’s lots of things to think about first. Join us as we do just that!
Looking to find some gifts for your cat that will hopefully get their tail swishing with excitement? Check out our cat Christmas presents ideas for some holiday shopping inspiration.
It’s the most wonderful time of the year to treat your pooch (though let’s be honest, you probably spoil them most days). Need some Christmas present ideas for your dog? We’ve got you covered.
Caring for your kitten starts with their vaccinations. Get the low down on kitten vaccinations, including the what, when, and why so you can be confident they’re protected.
Handling dog separation anxiety is never easy, but you’re not alone. Take a look at our handy guide which explores the cause of canine separation anxiety, what the symptoms are, and how to calm an anxious dog.
Due to an increase in the UK cat population and disruptions to appointments, many owners are struggling to get vaccinations. Join us as we discuss vaccine availability and what to do if you’re affected by the shortage.
Fancy the chance to showcase your rescue cat or dog on social media this festive season? While also getting a donation to your chosen charity? Find out more…
Curious about how long cats live and whether they have 9 lives? Want to know how it works with cat years to human years? Join us as we look at the different cat life stages.
They may be known as man’s best friends, but they aren’t always friendly to those with pet allergies! If you’ve got pesky symptoms around pups, take a look at some breeds which may be kinder to your allergies.
Looking to treat your dog and grab a bargain at the same time? We’ve found some online Black Friday 2021 dog deals that may just get your tail wagging.
As they say, with great paw-er, comes great responsibility. Thinking of becoming a dog owner? Take a read of our guide on some of the UK laws around dog ownership.
Losing a pet is a painful process - but you never need to go through it alone. Introducing our new bereavement partnership with Blue Cross.
We completely understand how frustrating it is to not be able to get cover for your dog or cat. Join us as we talk through some of the possible reasons why we weren’t able to offer your pet a policy with us.
Does Bonfire Night get your cat’s hackles up? We’ve got some handy tips to help keep your kitty calm on one of the noisiest nights of the year.
Bonfire Night is not always fun for our canine companions. We’ve teamed up with dog behaviourist expert Philippa Short to give you top tips on how to keep your dog calm on Bonfire Night.
Want to get your pooch involved in the culinary fun this spooky season? Check out our guide on how to make tasty Halloween dog treats for your top canine.
Thinking about dressing up your cat this Halloween? We take a look at whether costumes are safe for cats and give you some spooky season outfit ideas.
Wanting to dip your paw into the world of dog Halloween outfits? Join us as we find out if they’re safe for your pooch to wear and look at some fun outfit ideas.
We discuss how dog owners can keep their pooch looking happy and healthy with regular grooming, including the tools needed and how to do each step.
Join us as we explore cat separation anxiety, including how to recognise the signs, how you can prevent your feline from getting anxious, and how to calm your cat when stressed.
Find out why dog enrichment is important and discover lots of fun ideas to keep your pooch happy and stimulated.
Join us as we look back on the events of The Petsure Games, an inclusive animal sporting event held at the Bath & West Country Festival in August 2021.
Protecting your puppy begins with their vaccines. Learn all about puppy vaccination, from the why, how, and when, to what comes after they’re vaccinated.
Pesky allergies stopping you from finding your purr-fect feline companion? Read our handy guide on hypoallergenic cats to see how you could become a cat pawrent.
If you’ve ever wondered why your dog’s tail is hanging limp after swimming, we’re here to clear things up! Learn all about limber tail syndrome.
We discuss the signs of ringworm in dogs and how to best care for your pet.
As part of The Petsure Games, we’ve teamed up with PetsPyjamas and Meowing Heads to create a free prize draw with some pawsome prizes. Find out more!
It’s important to look out for your dog in hot weather to avoid any heat-related illnesses. Here, we highlight what you should be doing to protect your dogs throughout the hot summer months.
Walkies aren't just for dogs! We discuss how cat owners can get their feline friends used to a harness and out on a walk.
It might look like your cat is trying to become the next contestant of the Great British Bake Off by making biscuits worthy of a Hollywood handshake, but they’re actually doing something else! Here, we discuss why your cat is kneading their paws.
Ready to be a paw-rent? We give you the lowdown on choosing the right dog for your family.
We explore the common issue of hair loss in cats, discussing why it may be happening, and how owners can prevent it.
We take a look at some of the most common searches for 'can my dog eat...' and educate pet owners on the dos and don'ts of sharing their food.
We explain the top things you may want to think about when it comes to researching pet insurance policies, including how you can compare pet insurance.
Is a collar or harness is better when walking your dog? Let’s look at the differences between the two, weigh up the pros and cons, and help you make the right choice for your pet.
Are you set to welcome a new kitten into your family? Make sure you’re purr-pared! Here are the kitten essentials you need to know.
Before you ask… yes you can have my paw-tograph. You might have heard of me? I’m a superdog with superpowers.