If dogs had Tinder…it’s a superlike for Bear

Bear headshot

We’re sharing everything that makes our dogs special, and next on our list is the adorable Bear. This four-year-old Schnack (that’s a Schnauzer x Jack Russell) is a rescue from London – and the resident comedian in owner Kim’s house. He’s cheeky, super-confident, and a little bit of a mummy’s boy…just don’t tell anyone! The … Read more

If dogs had Tinder…let’s meet Sitka

Sitka

This month we’re celebrating all the things that make our dogs special – we’ve met Humbug, and now it’s time to introduce our next star. Meet Sitka: originally found wandering the streets in France, her breed is a bit of a mystery (although owner Nahia thinks there’s some Pyrenean Shepherd in her). She’s totally laid … Read more

What is meat meal and why do we use it?

Zeus Alaskan Malamute

Loveleen is in the Food Team at tails.com and she’s our guest blogger this week to dish up everything you need to know on meat meal, why we use it in your dog’s kibble recipe, its nutritional goodness, and much, much more! Protein power “Meat meals (also called dehydrated meat) are often used in kibble … Read more

Blend evolution – what is it and what does it mean?

Feeding tailormade

Your dog’s 1-in-a-million recipe is with them for life. That’s what. From puppies just weeks into the big wide world to sofa-loving seniors who’ve spent years running through leaves and chasing their tails, having a unique recipe made just for your dog means it cleverly adjusts with them as they age. A tweak here, a … Read more

Sustainability: our big bag challenge

Our new bag

Reducing our environmental impact is a major part of achieving our mission to change the world of pet food for good. From the energy we use, to our waste, our packaging, our supply chain and our ingredients, there’s work to be done and, for us, it’s about having a holistic, long term, approach. 85% of … Read more

Dog theft – what you should do if your dog gets stolen

Bear

A sad fact of lockdown is that more and more dogs are being stolen, and that’s heartbreaking. We’re seeing too many Facebook notices and shoutouts, so we talked to our team of dog owners, behaviourists and of course, Head Vet Sean, to give you the latest lowdown on dog theft – what you can have … Read more

How to take the best picture of your dog

Elmo Cavapoo

This month (well, every month to be honest), we’re all about the love for our dogs. And what better way to show the world we care than with a gorgeous new pic on Instagram. So with that in mind, we spoke to our resident dog photographer extraordinaire, Kim, to find out how to take the … Read more

If Tinder did dogs: we’d swipe right for Humbug

Humbug

Dogs come in the most amazing shapes and sizes – and as this month is one for love, we want to celebrate all the things that make our dogs special. From snoozy seniors to brand-new puppies, we’d swipe right on every one if we could! First up, let’s meet Humbug. Originally from Ireland, Humbug is … Read more

Why do puppies need omega-3?

Swanson Schnauzer puppy

We hear a lot about omega-3 and how it helps support joints and cartilage in senior dogs, but let’s investigate what role this essential fatty acid plays for teeny tiny ones: puppies. If you’re not sure what omega-3 is, there’s a quick explainer on this blog here.  Is omega-3 important for puppies? When we talk … Read more

Dog-friendly Jammie Dodger recipe

Dog-friendly Jammie Dodger recipe

There’s nothing more welcoming (and nostalgic!) than a Jammie Dodger in our minds. Gooey red jam sandwiched between two perfect biscuit rounds, a sprinkling of sugar and they’re the perfect treat to have with a cuppa.  Now with this recipe your dog can enjoy their own dog-friendly version! We’ve used fresh strawberries here instead of … Read more