For better or woof

dog-friendly wedding advice

Resident tails.com behaviourist – and wedding celebrant (!) – Carolyn Menteith gives her advice on throwing a dog-friendly wedding. After a year of weddings being postponed, cancelled or being massively downsized, couples can finally start planning again to make sure they have the wedding of their dreams. Once again, the whole family can be involved … Read more

‘Ruff’ Guide: The Search for the Most Dog-Friendly Road Trips

European road trips

From coastline-hugging highways, to winding countryside roads, there’s no travel experience quite like the road trip, especially as you can bring your four-legged friend along with you!  It is estimated that 75% of families will take a road trip in the next 12 months and 60% already plan their holidays around their pets; we wanted … Read more

Things that go bang in the night

How to get your dog used to fireworks

It might seem a bit early to be talking about fireworks – but it’s never too early to start getting your dog used to fireworks. Resident tails.com behaviourist, Carolyn Menteith is here to give you some top tips on desensitising your dog. Well, it’s that time of year again… Time to get ready for firework … Read more

Get your dog pub ready

Dog friendly restaurant: Cinnamon Kitchen Battersea

It’s been a while – but this week the shackles are starting to fall off, the shutters are up, and the pub gardens are open. And if you’re planning a trip to your local, you might also be taking your dog along with you. Neither of you have been in this kind of social (potentially … Read more

Five of the best dog-friendly pubs

Minnie at the pub

What makes a great dog-friendly pub? For us it’s all about the details: treats on the bar, fresh water bowls, maybe a garden with plenty of shade. For our dogs, it’s mostly a case of sniffing other dogs and getting a good belly rub from any passers-by. Whatever you’re looking for, finding a good pub … Read more

Top 5 Dog Dangers (Spring Edition)

Spring is officially here. So here’s to more daylight and even more adventures with your dog. Whether you’re out in the fields or bouncing around the garden, there are a few things to look out for to help keep your dog safe in spring. Here’s our top tips… Look out for livestock Dog walks might … Read more

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

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