You think you’ve got it all figured out. The house is immaculate, children settled in school, work is on the up and up. But something’s missing. You start to feel a little…well…Proody. Yep, you read that right, you’re Proody. When the want, sorry, need, for a puppy becomes all consuming and you can think

Be Right Back: How to Minimise Separation Anxiety


  We know that back to school time can often be a nerve-wracking time for parents and children. But what about your dog? It’s likely there has been more activity around the house over the summer. Perhaps your dog has spent much more time than usual with you and your family and friends, or has

It’s Not You, It’s Me! When Love Hurts, it’s Time to Train


    With any loved one, there can be issues. They do things that irritate and annoy you. Sometimes it’s just a little niggle, sometimes it feels like something much bigger. And other times, it’s that one teeny, insignificant thing they do that gets on your very. last.nerve! Nobody has a pawfect relationship but, like with human couplings,

Autumn “Leaves”: Seasonal Dangers for Your Dog to Avoid


Reds, golds and purples. The beautiful hues of Autumn leaves. Being enveloped by nature’s charm on your daily walk is just one more bonus of being a dog owner! There are however, changes to the season that can be extremely dangerous for dogs. When you’re out and about this Autumn, be sure your dog “leaves”

Yappy Birthday: How to Make a Dog Birthday Cake


This Summer seemed to be all about the birthdays at The Dog House, with many of our guests treated to a delicious birthday cake to mark their special occasion. If you have that all important day coming up for your special friend, here’s one simple recipe for a dog birthday cake that’s sure to please:   Ingredients 85g

Look Fetching: Top 5 Dog Grooming Tips


If you want to make sure that your pet’s coat not only looks healthy but IS actually healthy, then we have some dog grooming tips to help. Once a week and always after a walk, we suggest the below checklist of what to look for: 1. Skincare – Run your fingers carefully through your dog’s

Make the Most of Summer: Activities to do With Your Dog


  Summer is about spending time with all the family, but sometimes it can be hard to think of how to treat that special four-legged someone in your life. We love treating all our dogs here at The Dog House and we have come up with some fun dog activities that will help you treat

Frozen Fun: Homemade Dog Treats for Summer


There is nothing better then being able to sit out on a lovely, warm day and enjoy some sunshine. There is also nothing quite like enjoying a delicious frozen treat to help you keep cool as the temperature rises. Here at The Dog House we are having so much fun this summer and have been

Not Kidding: Summer Fun for All the Family


  If you’re anything like us, with the school holidays creeping ever closer, you may be wondering how you are going to keep your little ones entertained for eight whole weeks. Help is on hand (or is that paw), in the form of a certain member of the family, who will be more than happy to get involved

Have Dog Will Travel: Our Top 5 Tips for Holidays with Your Dog


Summer has officially arrived this month, well at least until the inevitable rain returns, but for now we remain ever optimistic that we can expect a long and lovely summer. As a result we will be making the most of the British Isles and exploring all the lovely countryside, beaches and cities there are on