THE HAPPY HOUNDS BLOG

Helpful tips and information for your pets 

Guide to the Different Types of Cat Litter

Guide to the Different Types of Cat Litter

Finding the best types of cat litter for your feline friend can be quite the puzzle! The ideal cat litter won’t turn your whole home into a sandbox, will be easy to clean, will minimise smell, won’t affect you or your cat’s lungs, will be eco-friendly and won’t break...

Holiday Tips for Pet Safety

Holiday Tips for Pet Safety

  With the Holiday season just around the corner, preparations are in full swing: delicious food, festive decorations and unwrapping presents are all cherished festive traditions. Unfortunately, the Emergency Vets are also making preparations for what is sadly...

Tips on How To Take Great Photos of Your Pets

Tips on How To Take Great Photos of Your Pets

There’s nothing cuter than pet pictures - they make for great memories, brighten up our social media feeds, and add sunshine to our days! At Happy Hounds, we have a reputation for being super communicative during our pet sitting and dog walking. Sending pictures of...

Routine At-Home Pet Health Exam

Routine At-Home Pet Health Exam

We all know a yearly vet exam is ideal to help prevent or catch any issues your cat or dog may have. But did you know it’s also important to conduct a regular at-home pet health exam? This only takes 5 minutes per week, and can help save your pet’s life - as well as...

How To Care For Your Pet’s Teeth

How To Care For Your Pet’s Teeth

Anyone who has had a toothache knows it won’t be long before the pain warrants a trip to the dentist. Dental troubles can affect your furry friend too! Routine care for your pet’s teeth is a crucial part of maintaining your pet’s health and ensuring minty-fresh...

DIY Toys for Dogs and Cats

DIY Toys for Dogs and Cats

A bored animal quickly becomes destructive; even the most pampered pet needs something to do to keep them entertained. Kongs, Snuffle Matts and Licki Mats are amazing toys to keep your dog enriched. If you wish to expand their repertoire with DIY toys for dogs and...

Tips for Including Your Dog in Your Wedding

Tips for Including Your Dog in Your Wedding

Your furry family member is a big part of your life, and many couples wish to include their fluffy best friend in life events and milestones. The question is, how do you go about including your dog in your wedding?  There are a few factors to consider when deciding...

The Benefits of a Raw Food Diet for Your Dog and Cat

The Benefits of a Raw Food Diet for Your Dog and Cat

The raw food diet for your dog or cat is a great way to provide your fur friend with a full range of nutritional benefits. While canned food or kibble sustain your pets, healthier alternatives can extend the life and well-being of your favourite companion. A raw diet...