In 2018, Malton in Ryedale was named the UK’s most dog-friendly town by the Dog Friendly Awards, in association with the Kennel Club, but the gold-star welcome for four-legged friends is matched across Ryedale, most especially in the market town of Helmsley and across the vast Castle Howard estate at the heart of the region. […]
With the summer holidays fast approaching, and travel plans well underway, why not choose from our pick of animal and nature-themed products to keep you amused during the balmy days ahead.
Little did I know when I received a copy of The Pet Loss Guide by Millie Jacobs, which features as this week’s Book on the Bird Table, that I would be writing a review following the loss of our beloved cat Sparky, who was hit and killed by a car two days ago on the […]
Buzz Lightyear’s robot companion cat Sox, set to be an audience favourite, has been sent beyond the Earth’s atmosphere into space. The space mission was carried out by Showcase Cinemas to celebrate last week’s release of the new Disney and Pixar film Lightyear, the definitive origin story of Buzz Lightyear, the hero that inspired the […]
It’s Mental Health Awareness Week from 9th – 15th May 2022 and the pandemic has certainly highlighted the importance of pets within our lives, and how they can help our mood, stress levels and overall wellbeing. To help pet owners across the nation understand the true mental health benefits of owning a four-legged friend and […]
With April National Pet Month, what better time to create the UK’s most pet friendly office as work life returns to a new normal, the result of a collaborative effort between pet experts at Bella & Duke, the premium raw pet food company, and the build and design team at Space Solutions.
Discover Animals’ Geoff Moore travelled to Cornwall to find out more about the regular pug meets held at Poldhu Cove on The Lizard and introduces Ruby the ‘chug’ – a cross between a pug and a chihuahua! For more of Geoff’s content visit www.thetraveltrunk.net Melissa & Doug Pug – Plush Soft Toy This lifelike Pug Dog […]
With ‘Love Your Pets Day’ having taken place on 20th February, Green Dragon Eco Farm in Buckinghamshire is hosting events throughout this week’s February half term (19th to 27th February) to celebrate pets – offering even more animal encounters from the Pets Corner and lots of fun activities and experiences. The Messy Play Barn has been transformed into […]
Introducing a new pet to your family is a big decision that shouldn’t be taken lightly. But it’s difficult to know where to start, especially if this will be your first pet. To celebrate one of the Discover Animals team adopting a cat this month, we’ve put together some tips and advice on what to expect if you’re planning to adopt.
Could your pet be our next social media cover star? We’re offering the chance to have your photo featured as our Facebook and Twitter header image for June!
With over 12 million of us owning a dog, a cat, or both in Britain, we are a nation devoted to sharing our lives with pets. A rewarding experience, keeping a pet can boost our emotional and physical wellbeing, as well as provide loving companionship. It’s no wonder we want to offer the best possible […]
From pampered pooches to crafty cats, our festive gift guide is full of ideas to inspire when Christmas shopping for your pets… 🎅 Shark Dog/Cat Bed Ideal for dogs, cats, kittens and puppies weighing under 15lbs, this pet bed can be used as a cosy covered cave to hideaway or folded into a lovely […]
Have you ever wondered what your cat is trying to tell you when they behave in a certain way? Do you want to know what makes a cat happy and how to tell if they are ok? Written by Japan’s leading cat doctor, Dr. Yuki Hattori, What Cats Want combines clear, practical advice with charming […]
The festive season is laden with people, parties and presents – and all that extra excitement can sometimes be just too much for your four-legged friend. Party poppers, fireworks and rich foods can be a real danger to dogs on New Year’s Eve. That’s why it’s important to think about the needs of your pet […]
Today is National Black Cat Day and a chance to celebrate the often-overlooked black cat whilst dispelling myths about these lovely animals. Traditionally black cats have been believed to bring bad luck and haven’t been viewed as favourably as their more colourful counterparts. Because of this, rescue charities including Battersea Dogs & Cats Home have […]
Sarah Morgan from the Discover Animals team recently tested a new range of luxury pet grooming products from Scruffs®. Find out how Sarah – and her two pooches – got along in their review here…. 🐾 🐾 🐾 In addition to being our best friends and dear family members, pet dogs come in all shapes and sizes. Their […]
Are you be living right next door to some of the world’s most dangerous wild animals? A survey conducted by wildlife charity Born Free has revealed that nearly 5,000 wild animals are being privately kept in the UK, including deadly snakes and crocodiles, lions, leopards, bears and even an elephant! Currently, under the Dangerous Wild Animals […]
For that last minute pet treat this Christmas take a look at Millbry Hill’s festive gift range for pets including cats, dogs, horses – and smaller pets too. A 20% discount has been applied to many gift items online this week. For guaranteed Christmas delivery order by Monday 18 December for free (minimum spend) and […]
IJustLoveIt.co.uk, the website that hosts over 3,500 customisable products that can be personalised with any name, and with any special message, to create a one-of-a-kind gift, has announced its Christmas gift guide for animals. For the Dog Spruce up any pup’s mealtimes with a Personalised Slate Dog Food Mat (£24.99). It can be personalised with any dog’s name, as […]