How to keep your dog cool in the summer

While plenty of sunshine is sublime, it can be dangerous too. Sean Whiting, Director of Houghton Country, offers his advice…

Your first walk with a new dog

Just like human beings, every dog is unique. Some are very quiet, while some are boisterous. Some love a good…

Pine processionary caterpillars: the facts

The pine processionary, also known as Thaumetopoea Pityocampa, is a “procession” of several caterpillars which wiggle their way down trees between…

Have a safe Christmas with your dog

Songs of good cheer, Christmas is here! (Sorry not sorry). The Yuletide brings us many delights; fairy-lit streets, presents, decorations,…

A festive menu for your dog

Any member of the family deserves a festive menu, right? Why don’t you make the most of your Christmas cheer…

Get your dog ready for winter

Although some dogs would gladly get under the covers from late September until the first rays of sun reappear in March,…