The other day we covered all the different types of collars to choose from, today the humble lead gets some attention.
Are you using the best lead option for your dog?
Perfect to introduce your dog to their first few walks. If your dog is an adult and doesn’t pull on the lead it would also be a great option for you. Don’t forget to inspect the lead frequently, as with wear and tear they can break while on a walk, leading to a potentially missing pooch.
I think we are all familiar with Home Alone, where little Macaulay Culkin is left behind from a family holiday. The havoc that ensues makes for brilliant comedic value, but in real life we may not find it too funny.
Leaving a child home alone would certainly not be a wise move, not to mention highly frowned upon, maybe even with local authorities getting involved depending on the child’s age.
We are sure every time you visit your local pet store in search for a new dog collar you think: Which is best? Why are there so many types?
We are going to try and help you choose which collar is best for your dog:
First of all, you should be clear on what type of material you want for your dog’s collar:
Leather collar are great for dogs allergic to other materials. These are also the most appropriate for larger dogs with a lot of strength. Normally they are fastened by a buckle.
If you have a dog, you will know the perils of trying to fit in enough exercise for them around your hectic schedule. As much as your dog loves walkies, it can be a chore and sometimes lonely for many of us. Continue reading
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.
Summer has arrived.
Many are doing ‘operation bikini’, but at Gudog we prefer ‘operation doggie’. So, we are going to share with you some tips on how to be the best dog sitter you can be with Gudog. Continue reading
Travelling is great, right? Here at Gudog we love holidays, exploring new places and trying new things. And while many of us take our dog with us, sometimes the location or distance means the trip would not be fun for them and unfortunately, sometimes it’s impossible. In these cases, what can dog owners do when they have to leave their dog for a few days? Continue reading
Here at Gudog we love to bombard your brains with some cool facts, obviously about our canine best friend. So here it is, our list of 5 interesting things we think you will enjoy. Continue reading
Choosing your dog’s name is serious business, it will be the name you end up calling everyday, relaxing at home or shouting across a busy park. This name needs to reflect your 4 legged friend’s personality, so we suggest you choose well! Continue reading
Here we have collected some cute photos of baby´s best friend. Studies have shown children growing up with a canine best friend teaches responsibility, empathy and non verbal communication skills earlier than their pet-less counterparts. Not to mention developing immune systems at less risk of asthma and allergies.