MIND . BODY . BOWL

How to look after a dog

Despite the fact that every dog is different and you could be looking after a puppy and a senior dog at the same time, it can be easy to look after dogs in relatively similar ways by spending a little time on their mind, body and bowl:

September 2017 Raffle Prizes!

September is the very first month of The Woof Pack and I'm very excited to be say that The Woof Works - Tiffin and I - are donating the very first prize for the very first raffle.  This month there are two prizes for one raffle winner.  We've had a lot of fun choosing...

Dogs + Cheese + Cream-Cheesy Fat Ball Recipe

Can dogs eat cheese? Yes, dog’s can eat cheese.  A lot of dogs LOVE cheese! Every time we open the cheese packet (we love cheese too!!) Tiffin scuttles into the kitchen expecting her share.  We sometimes oblige but just a slither… Although dogs can eat cheese, it’s...

The success of weight control dog food

Weight control dog food If your dog needs to lose a little weight, the theory is simple, eat less and burn more calories but in reality it’s more difficult.  If you begin to offer your dog less and less food your dog may develop behavioural issues, such as raiding...

Is hypoallergenic food a load of hype?

Hypoallergenic dog food... Recent dog food aisle musings made me question the meaning of ‘hypoallergenic’. What makes a dog food hypoallergenic? A certain ingredient?  A group of ingredients? The type of processing? Or the whole package? Let’s start with a definition…...

Dogs + Strawberries + Frozen Treat Recipe

Can dogs eat strawberries? Yes, dog can eat strawberries.  Strawberries are packed with vitamins and minerals which are good for your dog's teeth, immune system and overall health. 8 benefits of strawberries for dogs: 1. Strawberries contain powerful antioxidants...

Are Breed Specific Dog Foods Necessary?

Breed Specific Dog Food Do you actually need to buy breed specific dog breed?  I went into two pet stores to take some 'covert' photos of dog food packaging and noticed for the first time that there’s a whole array of foods for specific dog breeds.  Why??? The brand...

The Sneakiness Of Dog Food Manufacturers

Dog food brands: too much choice... Walking into a pet shop, are you taken aback by the sheer number of food options available for dogs? I was when I was looking for puppy food for Tiffin 3 years ago.  In my local store there are two aisles devoted to dog food brands...

Why I Nearly Gave Up On Agility

In agility training, I’ve only ever written one goal and I failed to meet it even though I created a video telling people all about it and posted it in my agility club’s Facebook group.  Surely, that was the accountability I needed to meet my goal??  Unfortuantely, it...

Through Your Dog’s Eyes

How to train your dog As you may have experienced training dogs doesn’t always go to plan…it isn’t straightforward…in fact, it can be really difficult and frustrating!  If training a dog were easy and every training session went to plan, we’d all have perfectly...

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