Making the most of winter with your dog

Making the most of winter with your dog

What can be better than slipping on your dog’s lead and enjoying a leisurely stroll in the warm, summer sunshine? Not much! But when the winter rolls round and it’s cold and dark outside, taking your dog for a walk can be a whole lot less inviting! However, we know...
Taking care of your Christmas tree

Taking care of your Christmas tree

There’s nothing quite like the look and smell of a real Christmas tree to bring some festive magic to your home. But some people worry that their lovingly decorated centrepiece will be dropping its needles and turning brown before the first gift is even unwrapped. So,...
November is the natural time to plant trees

November is the natural time to plant trees

Autumn is nature’s natural time for planting, which means it’s also the ideal time for you to be out there adding to your garden. November and December are the perfect time to plant trees and although planting is not a difficult or time consuming job, it’s worth...
Taking care of your older horse’s joints

Taking care of your older horse’s joints

Lameness is a common problem in horses and ponies which can strike at any time – often when it’s most inconvenient – and can have a range of causes. For example, a change in your horse’s gait may be down to a minor issue such as a bruise to the sole of his...
A dog’s dinner: Why all the fancy-sounding ingredients?

A dog’s dinner: Why all the fancy-sounding ingredients?

Sweet potato, carrot, salmon, apple, asparagus, cranberry, turkey, dill, spinach, fennel, pork, trout, duck. Yum, yum. That list of ingredients wouldn’t be out of place on the menu of any fine dining restaurant up and down the country. But, instead it is just some of...