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Barking Blondes: Rescuing from abroad, The Dog Blog

Barking Blondes: Rescuing from abroad

Known as “a nation of animal lovers,” it’s a concern, therefore, that Britain’s animal rescue centres are bursting at the seams. Despite the likes of Paul O’Grady and his successful Battersea Cats and Dogs home series, there are simply not enough homes to go round.
Some of the blame can be linked to the fact that [...]

By | The Dog Blog | Sunday, 19 October 2014 at 6:00 am

Barking Blondes: Pet Nups

Relationship break ups are never pleasant and along with who gets what in the vinyl collection, for pet owners, there is also the dilemma of  “Who get’s the dog?”
As with children, the dog could be traumatised by the fragmentation of the family circle. Although the decision over the car, or the sofa is often acrimonious [...]

By | The Dog Blog | Saturday, 4 October 2014 at 1:53 pm

Barking Blondes: ACCESS ALL AREAS FOR DOGS!!!!, The Dog Blog

Barking Blondes: ACCESS ALL AREAS FOR DOGS!!!!

Busy old week this week. The new season of ITV’s Alan Titchmarsh show has kicked off and we are lucky enough to be joining it as Pet Experts for a third season.
Monday found the two of us, with our seasoned performers Molly and Matilda, strutting our stuff through the corridors of ITV studios. The girls [...]

By | The Dog Blog | Sunday, 21 September 2014 at 2:23 pm

The Barking Blondes: Lost Dogs, The Dog Blog

The Barking Blondes: Lost Dogs

Many films and works of fiction have been based on the tear-jerking scenario of a lost dog making its way home.
Well how about this to tug on the old heart strings?
A Labrador cross who covered 120 miles before being reunited with its owner?
Howard Hughes, a reporter from BBC Radio Berkshire, contributed to our dog radio [...]

By | The Dog Blog | Sunday, 14 September 2014 at 6:00 am

EUROSTAR CONTINUE TO SAY “NO” TO PETS, The Dog Blog

EUROSTAR CONTINUE TO SAY “NO” TO PETS

Today ( Sunday) a group of peaceful pet enthusiasts, calling themselves “Get Pets To Paris”, will be meeting outside St Pancras station as part of a campaign to encourage Eurostar to become more dog friendly.
Despite ferries, airlines, and Eurotunnel being open for dogs, Eurostar is yet to optimise the burgeoning ‘hound-pound’ market.
Considering that 27% [...]

By | The Dog Blog | Sunday, 7 September 2014 at 8:00 am

The Barking Blondes: Dog People, The Dog Blog

The Barking Blondes: Dog People

With the passing of a close friend, the Barking Blondes realise just how important their dogs are

By | The Dog Blog | Saturday, 30 August 2014 at 10:29 pm

The Barking Blondes: Doggy diets, The Dog Blog

The Barking Blondes: Doggy diets

Anna Webb and Joanne Good discuss dog diets

By | The Dog Blog | Monday, 25 August 2014 at 5:49 pm

The Barking Blondes: What makes a good dogumentary?, The Dog Blog

The Barking Blondes: What makes a good dogumentary?

Joanne Good and Anna Webb examine some recent ‘dogumentaries’ and ask what separates the good from the ugly

By | The Dog Blog | Saturday, 9 August 2014 at 9:00 am

Barking Blondes: A new dog’s day, The Dog Blog

Barking Blondes: A new dog’s day

The Barking Blondes welcome a new dog into the family

By | The Dog Blog | Friday, 1 August 2014 at 4:01 pm

The Barking Blondes – Be Dog Friendly, The Dog Blog

The Barking Blondes – Be Dog Friendly

The Hound Pound is an important ecomonic force on the high street – so why aren’t more shops and restaurants friendly to four-legged customers, ask Anna Webb and Joanne Good

By | The Dog Blog | Saturday, 26 July 2014 at 8:00 am

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