Dog Friendly Co Articles

The History of Dog Collars
Man’s best friend have been a key part of human civilisation for centuries. Having walked side by side for thousands of years, dogs and humans have long been connected and the dog collar has been an essential part of this...
Are you walking your dog enough?
It can be hard to know whether you’re walking your dog enough or not but there are a few tell-tale signs to look out for. From weight gain, to your dog being agitated and destructive in the home, dogs tend...
How to Clean Dog Toys
  We all know how much our dogs love their toys. From playing with them for hours in the garden to bringing them us as a treat when we walk through the door, toys can quickly become slobbery, slimey and...
Best Dog breeds for your family
It’s a super exciting time when you decide to grow your family and get a member with four paws and a wet wagging tail. While getting a dog brings with it so much love and joy, there are a few...
Best Healthy Dog Treats
With so many different dog treats on the market it can be hard to know which ones are good for your pet. From frozen treats to pigs ears and everything in-between, we’ll cover which healthy dog treats you need to...
How to train your puppy
Fun and rewarding, training your puppy can be a long process but it’s well worth putting in the time and effort. Some breeds learn to follow commands faster than others, so for some dog owners the process might be a...
How to know if your dog is overweight
If your dog is overweight it can have many negative consequences for their daily life. From hindering their mobility, to putting more pressure on their joints and making them more prone to picking up diseases, there are a lot of...
Running with your dog
Going for a run with your dog is a great way to bond and a perfect way for the two of you to get your daily exercise in together. But, while it might be tempting to just get out there...
Introducing your dog to other dogs and people
  Socialising your dog is a huge part of their growth and development. Not only does it ensure you can trust them around a wide range of different people and dogs, it also gives you peace of mind when uninvited strangers...
Most comfortable dog harness
Dog harnesses come in many different shapes and sizes. What works for one dog might not always work as well for another pooch and their owner. Over time the different styles of dog harnesses have evolved on the market, leading...
How to put on a dog harness
Making sure your pooch is safe and securely in their harness is key before you set off on a walk. If you don’t make sure your dog’s harness is on properly, it can lead to a whole range of different...
Where to measure for a dog harness
Knowing where to measure for a dog harness is crucial to making sure you get one that fits your pooch safely and comfortably. A great alternative to a traditional collars and dog leashes, harnesses can be more comfortable for your...
When to use a dog harness
Knowing when to use a dog harness or to use a traditional collar and dog leash can help to make your walkies much more enjoyable – for both you and your pooch. While some dogs walk just fine on the...