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Burton Agnes Hall - Driffield, East Yorkshire
  Built in 1598 by Sir Henry Griffith, Burton Agnes Hall is a magnificent example of Elizabethan architecture, and is still inhabited by descendents of the same family.  Today, Simon Cunliffe-Lister and his wife Olivia, with their young children Islay and Joss, welcome visitors into their home, which is filled with treasures collected   read more

Pests hate CSJ's Billy No Mates!
Tics, fleas, ticks and lice have been hating CSJ’s herbal supplement Billy No Mates since its introduction in 2006, but customers and their dogs and cats love it! "Fantastic!" A Brookes says, “This is so much better than trying to give tablets & so much better for delicate tums too. I wouldn't use anything else now.   read more

Coping with the death of a pet : Blue Cross Pet Bereavement and Pet Loss
  Grieving for the loss of a pet, whether through death, parting or enforced separation, can be a sad and difficult experience. When the love and friendship of a pet are gone, life may suddenly seem very empty. If you have lost, or are facing saying goodbye to, a much loved pet and need somebody to talk to, the Blue Cross Pet Bereavem   read more

Recycled Beer Barrels used as Dog Watering Stations, at Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden
  Old beer barrels have been recycled to provide dog watering stations at Fairhaven Woodland and Water Garden, South Walsham.  Dogs on leads are welcome at Fairhaven Garden. There is a dog entry charge (25p) to cover the cost of poop scoops, which are given to every dog owner. Annual dog memberships are also available   read more

Thyme to turn back!
  Turn Back Thyme!  from UK herbal supplement specialists CSJ has been developed with the older dog in mind and dog owners are having their say about it… "Palatable effective"  I got this for my two older boys aged 10 and 14. The 10yr old is particularly fussy with food, so I was apprehensive about adding her   read more

Eezy Peezy! for urinary and lawn health
  At a time when lawns are under siege from dry weather CSJ has a herbal product on hand to help… their 'Eezy Peezy!'has been specifically formulated to optimise urinary health and can help prevent burn marks on lawns caused by pet urine.  With ingredients including Burdock Root, Celery Seed, Golden Rod and Dandelion,   read more

CSJ still celebrating 20 years on!
  20 years of involvement with the many dog sports have has given CSJ a unique insight into the needs of working and competing dogs and their handlers… and the excitement continues… Founder Ceri Rundle says, “I never dreamed when starting the company after my father and I had searched fruitlessly for high quality affo   read more

Dog walking : Canal & River Trust
  Dog walking : Canal & River Trust When it comes to stretching all four legs, the canal is a canine’s best friend. Paula Boyden, deputy veterinary director at the Dogs Trust says: “Many dog owners enjoy taking their dogs for walks along the canals and rivers because it is generally quite quiet. Many city-dwellers find   read more

All-Rounder from CSJ!
  It’s here - new CP All-Rounder  - after exhaustive research by top nutritionists the smaller kibble, lower energy version of CSJ’s hugely successful CP30 (Hi Energy) ration their customers have long been asking for. Developed for all breeds CSJ’s new hypo-allergenic All-Rounder recipe containing 40% Salmon has be   read more

New Fruit'n'Mutt snack bar for extra oomph!
  Thanks to CSJ dogs can get an energy boost when at shows, working, training or exercising with their delicious new recipe fruit and herbs snack bar. CSJ’s nutrition experts developed Fruit’n’Mutt knowing that dogs using sustained energy sometimes needed help and ‘extra oomph’. The crunchy energy bar is   read more

Sykes Cottages - a great selection of dog friendly cottages!
  A stunning selection of dog friendly cottages in beautiful locations. Many are surrounded by breath-taking scenery that makes dog walking an absolute joy. Whether you prefer the countryside, or would rather be 'by the seaside, by the beautiful sea' Sykes Cottages  have hundreds of self-catering cottages, apartmen   read more

The Crossbreed & Mongrel Club
The Crossbreed & Mongrel club was launched in 1994 after a group of enthusiasts got together after answering a letter I put in a dog magazine asking if anyone felt like I did that there should be a club especially for crossbreed & mongrel dogs. Our aim was to show that owning a crossbreed or mongrel dog is something to be proud of and   read more

Dog Friendly Britain : CAR STICKERS!
    If you'd like a FREE car sticker just email: ann@dogfriendlybritain.co.uk  - Don’t forget to include your full address so we know where to send it!   read more

FLYBALL!
British Flyball Association (BFA) What is Flyball? Flyball (International Flyball Racing) is a team "knockout" relay race with 4 dogs and their handlers. A team is permitted to have 6 dogs and handlers (so they have reserve dogs.) The object of the race is for each dog to jump over 4 hurdles, trigger the Flyball box to get the   read more

The Countryside Code
   Keep dogs under effective control...   make sure that you know the Countryside Code     read more

Children 'more active' in homes with dogs
By Sean Coughlan BBC News education correspondent   A study of children in 78 inner-city primary schools in England found children in homes with dogs were more active than those without.   Researchers from St George's, University of London, were carrying out a study on child heart health.   They found that children in dog-owni   read more

HOLIDAYS WITH YOUR DOG!
When planning to take your dog on holiday please remember to mention to the holiday accommodation proprietor that you will be bringing them with you. If you have more than one dog, or if they are of a particularly large breed, then do remember to mention this at the time of booking. Consider what to do with your dog whilst visiting attractio   read more

Travelling with your pet? Taking your pets abroad?
If you are preparing to travel abroad with your pet the Animal Welfare Foundation has created a simple guide to help you keep your pet safe.  Their 'Taking Your Pets Abroad’ leaflet includes: A pre-travel checklist Advice on how to prevent common diseases transmitted by insects and ticks  A guide to the Pet Travel S   read more

HEARING DOGS for Deaf People
The idea of training hearing dogs to assist deaf people was first introduced to the UK in 1982 after Lady Beatrice Wright and vet Bruce Fogle saw a similar scheme in America. The first dog selected for training, 'Favour', a tan and white crossbred dog, was selected from a rescue centre and Hearing Dogs was launched at Crufts that year.  The   read more

Champions get ready with CSJ
CSJ feeds Champions in every field and are reporting that top winners are getting ready for next season…   To perform at the highest level throughout the challenges of autumn and winter dogs need to be in tip-top condition.   Body weight, energy levels and general fitness all play a part in their success and owners of f   read more

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