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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 a

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