Entries by Companion Life

Paws.com reveal the best dog-friendly cities in England

The BARK Index by Paws.com reveals the best cities for dogs based on a range of factors, from quality of green spaces to dog-friendly pubs. Newcastle, Preston and Bournemouth have been revealed as the best cities for dogs in England, according to the new index that looks at the quality of life for the nation’s […]

The safest way to enjoy summer BBQs with your dog

As the UK temperatures rise, the season of BBQ-ing everything and anything is upon us. Brits don’t need much convincing to gather our friends and family to soak up the sun in our gardens or local fields. That said, it’s not always a safe space for our pooches and the guys at Rover.com have shared […]

Battersea urge people to not overlook disabled dogs

Battersea Dogs & Cats Home are encouraging people not to overlook disabled dogs after a blind French Bulldog came into their care. Pirate, a one-eyed blind French Bulldog is about to start an adventurous life after finding a new family at Battersea Dogs & Cats Home. Before coming into the charity’s care, Pirate had never […]

Bella and Duke launch new treats range

Online retailer, Bella and Duke launch tasty new range of meaty snacks to help improve dogs’ overall health and behaviour. Chicken hearts and rabbit ears with hair are part of a tasty new range of meat snacks for dogs that have been launched by online retailer Bella and Duke. The raw pet food specialists have […]

Battersea urges people not to abandon kittens

Three defenceless kittens found abandoned in a cardboard box are on the road to recovery at Battersea‘s Old Windsor Centre. The tiny brood were only a week old when they were found last month and would have died within hours had they not been found and rescued. Despite their ordeal, the three kittens are in […]

Cyril’s story: why ‘Lucy’s Law is so important

Last week, Defra Minister David Rutley announced that a ban on third party puppy and kitten sales will come into effect on 6 April 2020. For one particular dog at London-based animal welfare charity, Mayhew, such legislation is the much-needed light at the end of the tunnel. Cyril is an eight-year old male Pomeranian who […]

New Product Portfolio Manager to unlock ‘pawtential’ at Fish4Dogs

Fish4Dogs has taken on a new Product Portfolio Manager to help unlock opportunities at the premium fish-based pet food company. Karen Hubbard has taken on the new role for the business, which aims to attract new market segments and grow its market share through new product development. Karen recently joined the Global Product and Supply […]

RSPCA is calling on animal lovers to volunteer at Great North Run

The RSPCA is in need of volunteers to organise, cheer and take snaps at the Great North Run 2019. Runners for Team Animal will be taking on the challenge alongside the 57,000 people pounding the streets of this popular half-marathon course. The run will take place on Sunday 8 September in Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, […]

Holiday travel with your dog doesn’t have to be stressful

Natural animal health company nutravet offers advice for pet owners when travelling in the car with nervous pets. With summer just around the corner, many pet owners will be planning summer holidays with 85% of dog owners choosing to holiday with their pet in the UK rather than abroad without their pet. For many owners, […]