Hurricane Winds, Thunder and Loud Bangs with a Noise Sensitive Dog
20th July 2020
It’s essential to proactively prepare pooches, including dogs who are seemingly solid and unfazed by sudden or loud noises, to have a sense of safety whenever sudden, or potentially scary noises occur. By Certified Dog Trainer and Animal Behavior Specialist Mikkel Becker and DVM Dr. Marty Becker in collaboration with Sure Petcare.
Choosing a dog-safe Christmas tree
12th December 2019
If you have a dog and you’re keen to have a Christmas tree in your home, take a look at these helpful hints to ensure you choose the right type of tree that will work for both your home and your dog.
Animo - It's not just for Christmas; it's for life
4th December 2019
Our Animo activity and behaviour monitor would make a great gift for your dog or for your dog-owning friend or family member. But just like dogs themselves, Animo is not just for Christmas; it’s for life. Here’s why.
Dog-friendly Christmas decorations
27th November 2019
Some Christmas decorations can be hazardous to dogs. Take a look at these top tips to make your home look festive whilst keeping your dog safe.
How to keep your dog healthy this Christmas
25th November 2019
Christmas is a time for celebrating and indulging but dog owners should ensure their pet stays healthy at this time of year, as with any time of year. Take a look at these top tips to keep your dog healthy this Christmas.
Why Animo is a great gift for dog owners
4th November 2019
Not sure what to get your dog-owning friend or relative this Christmas? Our Animo activity and behaviour monitor could make the ideal gift. Here’s why.
Sharing Sure Petcare data with your dog sitter
22nd August 2019
Sure Petcare’s connected range of pet products store data on your pet’s activity, behaviour and feeding, which can be useful to your dog sitter whilst you are away from home.
How a dog sitter can prepare for looking after someone else’s dog
15th August 2019
If you are a dog sitter looking after someone’s dog while they are on holiday, you will need to ensure you are well prepared for the task. Take a look at these top tips to ensure you are ready.
Exercise tips for dogs in hot weather
29th July 2019
When the weather is hot, you should make adjustments to your dog’s exercise regime so that they don’t become overheated. Here are our top tips to ensure your dog has the right level of exercise during the hot weather.
How to stay connected with your dog while you are away
24th July 2019
Many dog owners take their dogs on holiday with them, but this isn’t always practical, especially if the holiday is somewhere abroad.
How to care for your dog during allergy season
13th May 2019
Some dogs are prone to seasonal allergies and will start to lick, scratch or sneeze, which can be very uncomfortable for them. Take a look at these top tips to help your dog deal with seasonal allergies and reduce their symptoms.
How to help your dog beat the winter blues
17th December 2018
In the winter months, it’s natural for both pets and owners to feel the winter blues due to the colder weather and darker evenings. Here are some tips to help you ensure your dog stays happy this winter.
How to keep your dog happy this Christmas
12th December 2018
For many, Christmas is a time for family gatherings. Dogs are often seen as a member of the family, but we shouldn’t forget that they have different needs to humans, and that we need to ensure they are kept healthy and safe at Christmas. Here are a few things to bear in mind during the festive season.
Caring for your dog’s paws in winter
3rd December 2018
When it’s very cold outside, a dog’s paws need some extra attention. Here are our top tips to help you care for your dog’s paws this winter.
How to keep your dog happy this Halloween
25th October 2018
Some dogs can find all the costumes and strange people knocking at your door unsettling at Halloween. These top tips will help to ensure your dog stays safe and happy.
How the October clock change might affect your dog
24th October 2018
If your dog is used to a routine, such as having their food at specific times or greeting you when you come home from work at the same time each day, then the October clock change may unsettle them as everything will happen an hour later than they’re used to.
Equipment to invest in to prepare your dog for winter
17th October 2018
It’s a great idea to get winter equipment for your dog before the weather starts to turn so that you’re all prepared. Here are our top suggestions for essential equipment for your dog this winter.
How to protect your dog from the sun
2nd August 2018
Sun exposure will affect dogs in different ways depending on your dog’s coat and skin type. No matter what your dog’s physiology is like, it’s important to make sure they stay safe in the sun and limit exposure to prevent sunburn or heatstroke.
How to keep your dog entertained while you’re on holiday
9th July 2018
To ensure your dog is entertained while you are on holiday, choose a location that is well suited to your dog’s needs and feeds their sense of adventure. While small dogs could be happy exploring a town, larger dogs might want to stretch their legs in the countryside.
6th August 2014
Your dog might love spending time outside on a hot summer day, but heatstroke and dehydration can be a concern. Follow our top tips to ensure your dog stays cool and in good health this summer.
How to help your dog deal with fireworks
31st October 0204
On Bonfire Night and the days leading up to it, it’s important to look out for your dog to ensure they are not unsettled by fireworks that may be occurring close to your home, as the noise could frighten them. Take a look at these top tips to help your dog stay calm.