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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

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

Barking Blondes: Women enjoying the hound pound, The Dog Blog

Barking Blondes: Women enjoying the hound pound

One of the retail successes to have survived the recession is ‘The Hound Pound’.

By | The Dog Blog | Sunday, 13 April 2014 at 12:00 am

Barking Blondes: Dogs and Children, The Dog Blog

Barking Blondes: Dogs and Children

The iconic image of Elizabeth Taylor with her canine co-star in Lassie Come Home sums up the great relationship that can exist between dogs and children.

By | The Dog Blog | Friday, 21 February 2014 at 5:56 pm

What the Hell is Wrong with Me?, Eagle Eye

What the Hell is Wrong with Me?

The capture of a dog belonging to US troops provokes an unexpected reaction

By | Eagle Eye | Thursday, 6 February 2014 at 4:25 pm

Are you afraid of the cold? Winter Wild Camping is the cure, Notebook

Are you afraid of the cold? Winter Wild Camping is the cure

In a fug after too many hours in centrally-heated, artificially-lit, torpor? My self-prescribed cure is to go wild camping.
Just me and the dog, no tent, pretty basic, to the windy, beautiful Gower peninsula in south Wales. I’ve slept without a tent before, but only in the summer, and not on my own. This was a step up.

By | Notebook | Friday, 10 January 2014 at 4:41 pm

Barking Blondes: Chewing on technology, The Dog Blog

Barking Blondes: Chewing on technology

Dogs are very clever creatures, they quickly learn what gets our attention. Most dogs have their owners very well trained to respond to their barking, chewing, digging and general mischievious behaviour.

By | The Dog Blog | Sunday, 24 November 2013 at 4:00 am

Barking Blondes: Animals don’t understand the concept of Bonfire night, The Dog Blog

Barking Blondes: Animals don’t understand the concept of Bonfire night

For dogs and cats it’s an onslaught to their senses with alien sounds whizzing and exploding overhead. Not understanding what’s going on, our pets turn to their fight or flight instinct in an attempt to rationalise the situation.

By | The Dog Blog | Saturday, 2 November 2013 at 8:00 am

Barking Blondes: Things to take into consideration when searching for the perfect pooch, The Dog Blog

Barking Blondes: Things to take into consideration when searching for the perfect pooch

Research is essential in finding the perfect pooch. Remember the bigger the dog, the bigger the ‘doo-doo’.

By | The Dog Blog | Saturday, 5 October 2013 at 6:00 am

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