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​Dog friendly beaches

According to NearestBeach.co.uk there are 351 beaches that allow dogs & a further 450 beaches that allow dogs with some restrictions in the British Isles.

1 August, 2016

Fancy a staycation?

Our assignments are varied so homesitters may find themselves in a remote farmhouse one week or an urban apartment or luxury bungalow by the sea the next.

11 July, 2016

Introducing the ‘tomato-sitter’

A new survey commissioned by Wyevale Garden Centres[i], the UK’s largest chain, has found that 45 per cent of home growers are so passionate about their veggies they pay for someone to look after them while they are away.

23 June, 2016

The health benefits of dog walking

Studies show that walking is good for your health and a recent study suggested that brisk walking for 25 minutes a day can add seven years to your life.

6 June, 2016

​Why smaller pets are all the rage

A recent report highlighted a trend in pet ownership, with people favouring smaller pets because of their changing family structures and lifestyles.

25 April, 2016

​Have you microchipped your dog?

New legislation will make it compulsory for UK dog owners have to microchip their dogs by the time they are eight weeks old or face a fine of up to £500.

11 April, 2016