Animal Friends Pet Blog

Easter – Why Pets Should Hop the Choc [Infographic]

Cats and Dogs are naturally curious about the foods we eat, treats like Easter eggs can be all the more alluring with their exciting foil wrapping and interesting boxes. It’s important to keep chocolate out of reach of pets; even the smallest amount can cause huge health risks to your beloved cat or dog. Below you can find our ‘Why Pets Should Hop the Choc’ Infographic which details the dangers of Chocolate and pets at Easter time. Feel free to share our graphic with your friends!


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Draw a Bird Day


The story behind Draw a Bird Day

There is a good chance that you may not be aware that today happens to be Draw A Bird Day. To celebrate, we are running a just-for-fun contest on our Facebook and Twitter pages where you can submit your best drawing of a bird and we’ll share our favourites, and maybe even feature the best submissions on this very blog if you’re lucky!

For the uninitiated, here is the story behind this peculiar, heart-warming day. Continue reading →

Keeping Your Dog Stimulated: 5 Top Tips

Golden Dog

Keeping your dog stimulated is a key part of being a caring and responsible owner. If a dog is bored or lethargic then it can lead to destructive, disobedient or hyperactive behaviour. The saying goes that a tired dog is a happy dog, and whilst this is most definitely true, it is important to remember that there are many other ways to keep a dog stimulated in addition to physical exercise. Here are our five top tips to help keep your dog’s mind stimulated. Continue reading →


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