We are currently seeing a growing increase in the number of overweight and obese dogs and cats. Obesity in dogs and cats can result in various medical conditions as well as the risk of reducing
Responsible pet owners can reduce the chances of their dog from biting or being out of control by implementing simple dog and puppy training methods. At Maisies pet Boutique we offer successful dog and
Responsible pet owners can reduce the chances of their dog from biting or being out of control by implementing simple dog training methods. Below is a list of tips and advice you should follow to
A great deal of thought and care should be carried out when buying a puppy. To ensure that you choose the right puppy for you and your family there are many things that should firstly
As a Pet Boutique based in Redditch offering a range of pet services including dog grooming and dog training, we also offer a range of handmade pet products for the discerning pet owners who like
The brilliant packable rain dog coat, folds into a neat little pouch that can be attached to your dogs lead, read to use. Ideal for those walks when you get caught in the rain. It
Resist Training with Biscuits Relying on treats and biscuits to reward your puppy for obeying can be hit and miss as it depends on how hungry your puppy is. If they have just fed and
So your thinking of doing some dog agility training although a bit uncertain? below are many of the reasons why dog agility is a great type of training that you should almost certainly get involved
It's a very exciting time when you bring a new puppy into the family. We all imagine the joys of the new addition but never anticipate the potential issues that can come with them. Puppies
With summer quickly approaching don’t forget to help keep your dog cool with these simple tips-
We have a Labrador crossed with a Golden retriever and we recently purchased a microfibre dog drying coat for him. They are fantastic and here is why-
I buy handmade pet products, i make handmade pet products, i sell handmade pet products and i just love handmade items. So why is buying handmade items special?
The new Microchipping law comes into effect this week that could effect up to 1.4million dogs in the UK. This Wednesday 6th April all dog owners who have not had their dogs microchipped could face
With the summer months and lighter nights now rapidly approaching, us dog owners will hopefully be able to make the most of it and enjoy longer walks and dog holidays. With this in mind it is essential to ensure that your dog has access to plenty of fresh water. We have recently introduced a new exciting product that enables the dog to drink straight from the bottle, meaning you no longer have to carry additional items such as a bowl.
Getting an instant recall every time your dog is called is not always easy. It generally takes lots of training, persistence and patience. Ensuring that your dog develops a good recall is essential for their
Many owners assume that it is just their dogs physical well being that they need to focus on. All to often their dogs mental well being is overlooked. Physical health isn’t the only thing you
Do you know what your feeding you dog? have you ever read the back the dog food nutrition label and wonder what it all means? well here is a few tips to help you understand.
Grooming your dog has many benefits, it ensures healthy growth of the coat, promoting good blood circulation. For longer haired dogs it helps prevent matting which if left will form thick matts which become sore and heavy. Grooming also enables you to have a thorough check of your dog, giving him/her a once over to check for any other changes or potential problems (lumps, bumps, parasites, or scratches).
The truth of the matter is that some dogs do better with a collar while others do best with a harness. Wondering which one to choose? below we will go over the pros and cons
Tweed Dog Harnesses by the weavers of Harris Tweed are bringing Britain’s famous much loved fabric back from the brink of extinction. The industry has slowly been declining since the 1970s. In 2006 this iconic British fabric made a sudden dive when Brian Haggas made the decision to cut out thousands of patterns and replace them with four drab designs.
There is a very small window when a puppy determines what is safe and good in the world. A well-socialised puppy generally has an optimistic view of the world around it. This is assuming things are
With night’s drawing in early, walking your dog in the dark can present a number of challenges. If you live in an area that is poorly lit, you may be concerned with tripping over or
It is a regular occurrence to hear the ups and downs that people have with this dogs, with some pulling their hair out and at their wits end as to what to do with an
Maisies Pet Boutique Redditch supports the microchipping industry and will always recommend that you ensure that your beloved pet is microchipped in the event that they are lost or stolen. If
The 1992 order for the Control of Dogs states that when walking your dog in a public location, it must be wearing a dog collar of some kind, stating it’s name and address of the
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Maisie’s Pet Boutique are also a local dog training therapist for Redditch, Birmingham and the surrounding areas. As a lover and owner of dogs this is more of a hobby of mine rather a business.
The start of a new year and I had a rare reminder of the amazing things that people will do for our common love of our furry friends. Last week my sister in laws dog bolted
Knowing how much exercise that your puppy needs is a question we get asked a lot. Once your puppy has had their injections your first instinct is to get them outside to explore and run
A puppy biting is expected as they use their mouths to search the surroundings and to play. When the puppy loses their puppy teeth at sixteen weeks, they usually naturally grow out of the biting