We have all heard of dogs for the blind, but have you heard of dogs for deaf people?
Being the intelligent animals they are, dogs can help us in all parts of our lives. For years man’s best friend has been assisting those with sight difficulties, illnesses and for emotional support such as therapy dogs. So it made sense their big brains be put to use helping people hard of hearing. There are now hundreds of dogs around the UK acting as a set of ears for their owner.
Here are some cool gadgets to ease life for you and your dog, from keeping them dry to lighting them up at night. Really they are cool gadgets for you, but your pooch will reap all the benefits, and not to mention your car seats!
Here we are taking a look at the Border Collie, clever clogs of the canine world and king of competitions. If you are a Border Collie owner or thinking about getting one of these beautiful breed this post is for you!
During WW2 our canine counterparts had a role to play as well, most becoming mascots, couriers or friends to confide in and even in the case of one brave dog a ‘prisoner of war’. Continue reading
Your Beagle, Greyhound, Yorkshire Terrier and any other breed you may have didn’t just magically form like so, their ancestors after many years evolved to make them how they are today. Of course, along with all living species many forms are lost when their expertise are no longer needed, specifically in the canine world dogs used for hunting.
The Pug, a breed best suited for a feature in a Sci-fi epic, with their squashed up faces, bulging eyes and toy size body. They are bred to be their owner’s best friend, food fanatics and a sucker for comfort, they are pretty good at becoming your shadow. Continue reading
We all understand the calming effect our dogs can have on us, we see it every day whether it’s going for walks or snuggling at night.
So it’s not surprising dogs are being used more frequently to heal and comfort humans in distress. Continue reading
Every breed has their own distinct features; greyhound with their skinny bodies, Chow Chow with their bear like coats of fur and Pug with their squashed up faces. What happens however when you mix these breeds, how do the end results turn out.
Here are a collection of rare cross breeds
Instagram is great, especially if you’re one of the Gudog pack, we love seeing all the adventures being had by all our Gudogs!
You know who else loves it? Our dogs!
The canine community have taken over Instagram with an explosion of sultry selfies and colourful candids and we have put together a few of our favourites.
The exam period is nearly over for most students and although hours of revision may be the key ingredient for getting a good grade, puppies have the right to claim some of the credit too! Continue reading