What You Should Know About Christmas Plants

What You Should Know About Christmas Plants

Planning for Christmas can often involve decking out the house with some seasonal plants and traditional Christmas accoutrements. December is the one time of year when people are more likely to bring some of the outdoors in, with Christmas trees, poinsettia plants,...
Coprophagia (the Practise of Eating Poo)

Coprophagia (the Practise of Eating Poo)

COPROPHAGIA is the practise of eating poo (faeces). Coprophagia is a behavioural condition whereby puppies and dogs consume their stool. It is a common habit in some dogs which can be distressing for the pet owner and unhygienic for the pet. THE FACTS Coprophagia,...
Keeping Them Calm During Fireworks Season

Keeping Them Calm During Fireworks Season

Firework season is now upon us and whilst it can be fun for the family it’s probably not your pets favourite time. The combination of trick or treaters, loud bangs and unfamiliar smells can make pets feel very stressful and this can be traumatic for both the pet and...
Black Cats – Lucky or Unlucky?

Black Cats – Lucky or Unlucky?

In UK folklore black cats symbolise good luck, yet sadly in reality they are not so lucky. There is a national problem with rehoming cats this colour and at any one time around 70% of the cats in need of rehoming will be either black or black and white. It’s a problem...