News - Useful
A new plaque scheme has launched to celebrate amazing animals
13:00 - 29 October 2018
A new scheme has launched in the UK, that is all about honoring animals, rather than people.
The ‘Pet Plaques’ scheme takes inspiration from the English Heritage blue plaques that have recognized people for over 150 years and turns the attention fully onto our furry friends. Aiming to highlight the many amazing things animals do and have done over the years.
Just over 20 green plaques (complete with pointy pet ears) have been placed around the UK so far, with pets including Flora, a life-saving dog that predicts its owner’s oncoming blackouts, Smudge a bully fighting cat and Walnut, the dog most will remember for its final beach walk.
If you liked this article and would like to be informed about latest news
we ask give a like our Facebook page!
Hiking with your dog – 4+1 reasons to choose outdoors more often
As dog lovers, we usually spend more time out and about than our dog-free fellows. However, it can be hard for most of us to leave our regular tracks due to the lack of time, energy or mood. But it’s always worth going on longer hikes every now and then.
4+1 dog friendly beaches in the Island of Krk in Croatia
Croatia is an extremely popular holiday destination among European people, and more and more dog owners also discover the state. Croatia is surprisingly dog friendly, pets are kindly welcomed there. We could also experience it during our short visit: we were greeted with open arms on the island.
Dog On Motorcycle – Italy through the eyes of a motorcyclist and his awesome dog – Part 3.
Travelling with a Biker Dog in Italy. The journey continues through Naples, the Mount Vesuvius and Pompei - it had a few surprises on Brigi and his Dad’s sleeves but you will surely enjoy it just as much as we did.
Dog On Motorcycle – Italy through the eyes of a motorcyclist and his awesome dog - Part 2.
Brigi, the coolest Biker Beagle and his owner’s adventure continues through Italy. The next destinations of their round trip: romantic Tuscany, Rome and the Vatican City. Come and join us on a great journey to see Italy through the eyes of a motorcyclist and his four-legged travel mate.
Dog On Motorcycle – Italy through the eyes of a motorcyclist and his awesome dog
Brigi, the Beagle may just be Hungary’s coolest dog: she travels the world with her owner on a motorcycle, visiting fantastic places whilst getting involved in exciting adventures. Last year they visited Italy. Sit back and enjoy their adventure – a round trip on motorcycle with a dog on board.
World’s first bus tour for dog lovers
Londoners are crazy for canines. One luxury hotel now has a special “Doggy Afternoon Tea," and boasts a “pet concierge.” Keeping with the trend, Time Out London reports that England’s capital city will soon be home to the world’s first bus tour for pups, for four days only next week.
Relax with therapy dogs before your flight
International airports in the U.S. and Moscow apply therapy dogs to unstress and cheer up passengers. The method has a wonderful effect on people.
Luxurious surroundings for dogs? Yes!
A special place, where you can leave your dog in luxurious surroundings. This is the Doggy deLuxe Dogpension!
Great-grandmother drowned in river when she dived in to save her beloved dog
A great-grandmother drowned in a river after jumping in to save her beloved pet poodle.
JFK Airport To Open Animal Only Terminal Complete With Luxury Dog Resort
Air travel for pets used to be a miserable, even dangerous experience. More and more airlines have been changing their policies on how pets fly the friendly skies, and now, one airport is making the wait before boarding an incredible experience for all creatures!