Starbucks for dogs (creating a safe space)

No. I’m not suggesting that you and your dog toddle off for a daily pumpkin spice latte. Although, if your local branch is dog-friendly and you like your hot beverages sugar-rather-than-coffee-based it’s as good a place to do some socialisation as any I’m sure (see last week’s post). Starbucks for dogs isn’t about Starbucks. It’s […]

1000 good experiences

Your puppy’s first week at home is crucial. Most people spend it feeling exhausted and worrying about housetraining (which is difficult, time-consuming and important. More on that another time). The thing is, you won’t get to ‘housetrained’ in a week and, in fact, you can train your puppy where to pee at any time. But […]

The Dog Nanny

Today is “bring your dog to work” day

The interwebs are full of gorgeous pictures of dogs in offices, dogs waiting for the tube, dogs negotiating busy London streets.   What could be more fun? Well, I guess having the day off to spend with your dog in the sun could be more fun but, assuming that’s not possible, there’s a lot of […]