Food for thought

Crossbreed tan dog with mouth open and pricked ears look at camera, empty bowl on floor in background

A frequent question I’m asked is ‘are there foods that will improve my dog’s behaviour’ or ‘are there foods that will make my dog’s behaviour worse?’. That might seem a simple enough question but the answer certainly isn’t straightforward. Food does affect behaviour (anyone who’s attempted to look after small children who are full of … Read more

Beef Broth recipe

Top down image of yellow dog bowl with beef broth recipe inside, wet food tray above bowl

Shorter nights and cooler weather just screams soup, are we right? With our Beef Broth recipe, your pup can now enjoy their very own winter warmer too – slurp, that’s good soup! Servings 1 breakfast or dinner bowl What you’ll need A scoop of your dog’s tailor-made kibble 75g Simply Delicious Beef wet food 1 … Read more

Boredom busting occupier recipes

Top down shot of ingredients on a kitchen workbench: half an apple, grate carrot and apple, wet food tray, plastic spoon and filled occupier toy

Need a bit of time to prep your dinner, make a call or empty the bins? Occupier toys and LickiMats can be an absolute life saver for those times you need to give your dog something to do. Plus, they’re great for mixing up mealtimes and stimulating their brains too! At tails.com, we’re big fans … Read more

Frozen kibble lolly recipe

Top down picture of ingredients: dog bowl, scoop filled with kibble, jug with water and wet food tray

The cool, icy stare of your dog’s eyes on the back of your head as you treat yourself to an ice lolly – chilling, isn’t it? Not anymore! Our frozen kibble lolly will give your pup their very own tasty treat, so they won’t give yours a second look. It’s a common myth that dogs … Read more

The best LickiMat recipes | Chosen by you

Dog licking wet food from LickiMat

How does playtime and treat time all in one go sound? We are loving our boredom-busting LickiMats, which you now can to your tails.com delivery too! Super easy to prepare and perfect for a mentally stimulating mealtime for your dog – plus, the grooves and ridges are great for slowing down fast eaters. We asked … Read more

Can dogs eat popcorn?

can dogs eat popcorn

Whether we’re going to the cinema to catch the latest blockbuster, or sitting at home on the couch to binge on the latest boxset, nothing is quite as nice to snack on as popcorn. But does popcorn make a suitable food or treat for your dog? Let’s find out shall we? Salted or sweet? The … Read more

Can dogs eat apples?

can dogs eat apples

Is there anything like the satisfying crunch of an apple? From a sharp Granny Smith, to the sweetness of a Golden Delicious, it’s a delicious treat for us humans, but is it good for your dog? In this blog post, we’ll give you the answer. The answer Yes! Great news for apple-chomping dogs, an apple … Read more

Can dogs eat a roast dinner?

how to make a dog-friendly roast dinner

There really is nothing quite like a roast dinner is there? It’s worth all of those hours peeling potatoes, preparing the meat, chopping the vegetables. And while you’re cooking away, it’s likely that your four-legged friend will be dutifully watching over you, desperate to sample the treats that you’re preparing. But is it ok to … Read more

Can dogs eat potatoes?

can dogs eat potatoes

One question that we’re often asked here at tails.com is “Can you feed a dog potatoes?” and we’re going to answer that query in today’s blog post. Can you sneak your Schnauzer a spud? Are roasties appropriate for your Rottie? Let’s find out. Cooked is best Good news! Cooked potato is really good for dogs. … Read more

Can dogs eat pork?

can dogs eat pork

Many a dog owner will tell you that there is something about the smell of pork cooking away in the kitchen that gets their dog licking their lips and more desperate to be slipped a treat than any other meat. Whether you’re frying up some smoked bacon, roasting some pork belly, or baking up a … Read more