SHAPE UP AND BEAT THE BULGE

Though you may think nothing of your pet’s extra weight, overweight pet's is an increasing problem. Obesity in animals can cause a variety of health-related issues and may even shorten the lifespan of your beloved pet. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to become informed on the issue and find a healthy way to get your pet’s weight back on track.

How do Pets Become Overweight?

Pets become overweight for a variety of reasons, including consuming too many calories, not enough exercise, feeding too frequently or consuming table scraps!

Treats can also contribute to the problem with many dog and cat owners over treating their pets with multiple treats per day.

Nature vs. Nurture

Most pets are always happy to eat...

Choosing a collar and lead for your dog serves two purposes, firstly the function and secondly the style!

The Functions

General Walking - the classic dog collar and lead.

Getting the Right Size

  • Getting the right measurement/fit – as a general rule make sure that you can get 2 fingers between the collar and the dogs coat.
  • The right width – generally the bigger the dog the wider the collar.
  • The matching lead – don’t forget the matching lead!

Check Chains

Dog check chains are designed to help check your dog. We recommend they are used as a training tool and only in short periods of time. When buying a check chain get a size that only just fits over your dog’s head, if it is any bigger than this the dog will be...