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Ten Tips for a Successful Doggy Playdate

Photos by Alvan Nee on Unsplash Playdates for dogs are an increasingly popular calendar staple for dog owners. The fact that … Read More

Which is The Best Type of Hamster for You?

There are five hamster species commonly kept as pets. They are all similar in their needs, but with one or two important differe… Read More

Should I Be Worming My Chickens?

Like most other animals, chickens can suffer from parasitic worms. These are endoparasites that live inside your bird’s bo… Read More

How to Give Your Chicken a Health Check

As a chicken owner, you are responsible for making sure your birds are as happy and healthy as possible. By providing them … Read More

Why Your Chickens Need A Perch – Now 1/3 Off!

Chickens’ fondness for perches is instinctive. Our pet chi… Read More

Which of These Chicken Myths Are Actually True?

Photo by Sarah Halliday on Unsplash Chickens are color blind FALSE - Chickens actually have superior color vision to humans.… Read More

What Is FIV and How Does It Affect My Cat?

Photos by Erik-Jan Leusink on Unsplash What is FIV? FIV, or Feline Immunodeficiency Virus, is a viral infection that affects… Read More

How to Litter Train a Cat

Photo by Paul Hanaoka on Unsplash Most cats don’t need much persuading to use a litter tray. This makes training a straightfo… Read More

Chicken Sounds and What They Mean

Hens are always talking amongst themselves. All those clucks and squawks means something, and while some of the meanings are o… Read More

9 Things Humans Do That Annoy Our Dogs

Photo by Matthew Foulds on Unsplash 1. We talk too much Dogs don’t know English, and they won’t understand syntax and gr… Read More

Why Are Some People Allergic To Cats?

Allergy to cats is the most commonly seen of all pet allergies, almost twice as common as the dog equivalent. It’s estimat… Read More

Understanding the Pecking Order in Chickens

A flock of chickens can easily give the impression of peace and equality. But it’s not like that at all! Every flock of hens,… Read More

Can Rabbits Swim?

Rabbit owners often ask us if pet bunnies can swim. The answer is yes – but in many ways, it’s the wrong question. If you … Read More

Why Your Pets Need A Caddi

Here's why the Caddi is the perfect choice for your treat-loving pets… The Caddi Treat Holder decreases the rate at whi… Read More

How Rabbits Show Love and Affection

Some pets are pretty obvious with the way they show love and affection. A dog might be the best example of this; with a wagg… Read More

Best Dog Breeds for First Time Owners

When choosing a dog – especially if it’s your first one – the key is to find a breed that complements your lifestyle. Li… Read More

Dogs and Swimming Pools

While it’s true that most dogs can swim, not all of them actually enjoy it. Some dogs’ idea of swimming involves paddling … Read More

20 Signs That You’re Spoiling Your Dog

[one_half]  [/one_half] [one_half last]  [/one_half] [clear] Whether it’s homemade treats, new toys or a long game … Read More

How Our Pets Saved Us in Lockdown

2020 has certainly been an unusual year for most of us so far. Here at Omlet we’ve been working from home since the end of M… Read More

How Should Chicken Eggs Be Stored?

We are all used to the idea of fresh food being clean and chilled, so surely the best method of storing eggs is to wash and re… Read More