Entries by Companion Life

Understanding separation anxiety in dogs

Stress and anxiety in dogs can be caused by a number of reasons, including being left home alone. Separation anxiety is one of the most common reasons for dogs to become anxious. We all love out dogs and enjoy nothing more than spending time with them. However much we’d like to spend 24 hours a […]

Rescue dogs reunited for National Siblings Day

To celebrate National Siblings Day (10 April), a litter of former Battersea dogs took part in a virtual reunion to catch up on all the latest news. For the past year, many of us have been unable to meet up with family members and turned to Zoom to keep in touch. It turns out that […]

Gemma Atkinson teams up with Hill’s to help feed rescue dogs and cats

Actress and radio presenter Gemma Atkinson is calling on Brits to show their support for shelter pets, as Hill’s Pet Nutrition launches a nationwide campaign today. As the pandemic reaches the one-year mark, animal shelters up and down the country are facing unprecedented cuts and Hill’s new campaign offers support to homeless pets in desperate […]

Scrumbles Softies – Training Treats

Scrumbles Softies Training Treats are the ultimutt guilt-free dog treat. Perfect for using as a training reward, they’re baked to a soft texture to be easily broken apart and chewed. True to all of Scrumbles range, the treats contain the tummy-soothing slippery elm for gut health and pretty poos. They’re also baked in eco-ovens in […]

How to protect your pets in the garden

With Spring brings the promise of warmer and longer days, and pet owners across the UK are looking forward to making the most of the season by relaxing in the garden with their four-legged friends. But while we may love spending time outdoors with our pets, many of us fail to consider the threats that […]

Travel tips for UK staycations with ‘lockdown cats and dogs’

As we begin to ease out of lockdown, UK travel will be permitted for England residents from 12 April 2021. Many more families are expected to holiday at home this year – with major restrictions on foreign travel expected to remain in place for some time to come – and as 3.2 million households added […]

Poll reveals positive impact of pets

Pet owners reveal their pets have a positive effect on their overall wellbeing with 94% having a positive impact on their health, study reveals. The poll of pet owners found their four-legged friends make their feel happier (89%), but more than four in 10 don’t have insurance on their pets. Nearly half (45%) also enjoy […]

Skinner’s Field & Trial – hand baked dog treats

Skinner’s Field & Trial Treats are hand-baked by real bakers, wholesome and full of goodness, all British-made with locally sourced ingredients where possible. The from a supplier who shares Skinner’s ethos and values for good nutrition, so you know your hard-working dog is only getting the good stuff. The range is ideal for motivating and […]

Festival for dog lovers to return this summer

Woofstock UK, a festival celebrating all things dog, is set to get tails wagging as it returns to Devon this August. Founded in 2014, the award-winning event welcomes families and their dogs to join in a weekend of canine-themed fun. Visitors can expect a host of exciting attractions at the festival: fun shows for dogs […]