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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

Benefits of pet companionship

Why not try looking after pets as a home sitter to experience how good pets can be for your health. Home sitters for pet sitting is great fun.

11 January, 2016

​Does your pet have psychic abilities?

According a recent survey 4 in 10 Brits believe their pet has special powers to sense supernatural activity or predict when their owner has an illness.

2 November, 2015

Most popular dog and cat names

​According to recent research the most popular dogs name is ‘Bella’ followed by ‘Lucy’ and ‘Max’ with the most common name for Labradors being ‘Bailey’.

26 October, 2015