All About The Pet Passport Scheme

The Pet Passport Scheme – otherwise known as the Pet Travel Scheme (PETS) – was introduced so that pets entering or returning to the UK would not need to undergo the usual compulsory 6-month quarantine period to protect against rabies. Through this scheme, pets should be able to travel freely …

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Safe Car Travel and Pets

Last year’s annual trek to the family cottage was a less than relaxing trip thanks to the dog running around the vehicle barking at every other car on the road. And the cat was so terrified because it thought it was heading to the vet, that it hid under the …

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Picking Safe Boarding Accommodation

When there comes a need to leave your pet in someone else’s care it is never easy, however a bit of preliminary preparation can not only ease your mind but also ensure you have placed your pet where they will get the best possible care in your absence. A Little …

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Safe Pet Carriers and Crates

With people being more mobile these days the need for a safe way to transport pets arises often. One of the best ways to do this is in one of the many varieties of Pet Carriers or Crates that are on the market. What should you look for in a …

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Pets and Road Traffic Accidents

One of the most distressing things for a pet owner to encounter is to witness their beloved pet involved in a road traffic accident. Once over the initial shock there are a few things you can do to increase the chances of your pet surviving. Stay Calm Firstly remain calm, …

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Holidaying With the Family Dog

Nowadays, more and more families are opting to take the family dog along with them when they go on holiday, rather than leave their beloved pooch behind and with the increasing number of pet-friendly accommodation, as well as eating and drinking establishments, it is becoming easier to enjoy holidays with …

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Emigrating With Pets

Moving with your pet to another country can be a complicated and stressful experience but like many other things in life, forewarned is forearmed. Therefore, by familiarising yourself with all the requirements and doing your research ahead of time, you can help to ensure a smoother journey with less anxiety …

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Safe Hotel Stays With Your Pet

One of the worst things about holidays for many people is having to leave their pets behind. But with the increasing number of pet-friendly lodgings and a more relaxed attitude towards pet travel, it is now often possible to take your pet along with you when you go on holiday. …

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Checklist: Moving House With Pets

There can be so many things to think about when planning to move house that pets can often be forgotten and neglected! But a bit of foresight and planning can help to prevent any accidents, such as a pet getting injured in the move or going missing, which can cause …

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