According to thebeachguide.co.uk Cornwall has the largest number of dog friendly beaches in England, with 51 beaches where dogs are allowed, followed by Devon with 35 and Dorset with 23.
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The programme highlighted that since 2013, 5,000 dogs have been reported stolen in England and Wales, however, dog theft campaigner, Debbie Matthews suggested the figure could be much higher.
Being left alone can have a negative effect on dogs. 40% of the survey respondents admitted their pet has shown signs of distress including barking, whimpering and destroying furniture when they have been left on their own.
All puppies need some basic training and attending puppy training classes is something owners should consider. It helps their dog socialise, learn commands like come, sit and stay, and for them, it’s a chance to meet other local dog owners.
Home and pet sitting is a fantastic hobby, we receive a remuneration and expenses which is useful but the main benefit is having the chance to visit different places, spend time with dogs and cats and the exercise we get taking the dogs for walks.
Not being in their own home and away from their owners can make the dog unhappy. They like routine and familiarity, and for some, especially older dogs this may not be the best solution.
We have put together the following tips for caring for an older dog, which you might find useful...
This will not only make the dog less stressed, but will ensure the owner comes back to a happy and healthy hound.
Dog theft has risen 22% in the past two years in England and Wales and a BBC investigation found more than 5,000 dogs have been reported stolen to police forces.
With dogs so popular in many homes our house sitters often not only look after the house but also care for the pet dog - a great experience. Call us today.