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Just for fun19 July 2018

Great British Dog Walks

The summer months open the floodgates for beach goers, but it also means that they close for dogs. Many public beaches have restrictions during summer months that forbid four-legged visitors. Our friends at GoCompare have searched for the best dog adventures to be had in each British region and shared the below infographic.Read more
Health and advice18 July 2018

Is it possible to prolong the life of your dog with a healthy diet?

We all want our pets to a long and happy life, so we follow the rules to keep them healthy; exercise, vet trips, medical attention and of course, lots of love. Does a healthier diet help your dog live longer? For that matter, what is a healthy diet?Read more
How-to5 July 2018

How to make your kitchen dog friendly

We always want to keep our pets safety at the forefront of everything we do and this week we are focussing on how to make sure your kitchen is safe for your four legged friend. Here are just a few:Read more
Just for fun4 July 2018

June Breed of the Month - Golden Retrievers

Another month gone means another Breed of the Month to celebrate - high paws! This time we are highlighting the gorgeous Golden Retriever. Here are a few fun facts to help you learn more about the pawsome breed.Read more
Just for fun3 July 2018

A pawsome premiere "Disney's Patrick"

We absowoofly love our community. What better way to show our appreciation than by offering the chance to win wooftastic prizes! One of our lucky winners Lauren posted about her prize and we’d love to share it with you.Read more
Health and advice26 June 2018

10 ways to keep your dog cool

Summer is finally here and the outdoors is great once again! However, as the days are heating up keeping your dog, borrowed or owned, cool in the warmer weather is very important. So we have 10 ways to help your pup keep cool in the summer.Read more
Just for fun20 June 2018

10 dogs that nailed #BringYourDogToWorkDay

What better way to celebrate the most wooftastic day of the year than to share some pawsome photos of dogs that have absolutely nailed #BringYourDogToWorkDay.Read more
Health and advice31 May 2018

Rainy day activities for your doggy

The British weather is rather unpredictable, so whether we like it or not there are a few rainy days, which mean that us humans and our doggies have to either brave the outdoors or stay inside. So we’ve got some ideas for you; some activities for dogs who are in need for some indoor entertainment.Read more
Just for fun30 May 2018

May Breed of the Month - Pug

Yet another month over but not to worry it’s time for Breed of the Month. This month we are celebrating Pugs, so here are pawsome facts about them.Read more
Just for fun16 May 2018

Must have items for your new puppy

Bringing a new puppy home is such an exciting time, and there a few things you may want to get before you new family member moves in. Here are some great items your new canine companion would loveRead more
Just for fun15 May 2018

Plan a doggy hike to the Peak District

Fancy a fun staycation? Why not head to the Peak District to enjoy the beautiful views, fresh air and exciting hikes. Our friends from Wonderful Wellies have create an infographic so you can plan your perfect trip with your furry best friend.Read more
Health and advice30 April 2018

Dog adoption tips

We love sharing knowledge and educating our community so we’ve put together some pet adoption tips that may help you make a decision about your new addition.Read more
Just for fun29 April 2018

The UK's dog spending habits

Whether we like to admit it or not, we all love pampering our dogs. Our friends from the Groom Arts academy have pull together some research and we’re turned this into a fun infographic for youRead more
Just for fun28 April 2018

April Breed of the Month - Dachshunds

We’re celebrating Dachshunds this month, so here are a few fun facts to learn more about the pawsome breed.Read more
Just for fun22 April 2018

National Look A Like Day

We’ve all come across the strange phenomenon of a doggy and human who look alike. And no matter how many times this happens, it is always a wagnificent spectacle! But why on earth is this happening? We teamed up with Parcelpet to find out why.Read more
How-to17 April 2018

How to make your garden dog friendly

Here’s how you can create a dog friendly garden so that man’s best friend can enjoy the outside space as much as you do from Ella Hendrix, dog-obsessed veterinary nurse turned freelance writer.Read more
BorrowMyDoggy guides17 April 2018

Tips for finding your pawfect borrower

So you’ve created your profile and you’re wondering what’s next? We’re here to give you a helping paw on how to find your pawfect match.Read more
BorrowMyDoggy guides17 April 2018

Tips for finding your pawfect doggy to borrow

So you’ve created your profile and you’re wondering what’s next? We’re here to give you a helping paw on how to find your pawfect match.Read more
Just for fun4 April 2018

8 dog accessories you didn't think you needed... Until now

Here are 8 dog accessories that you wish you’d known about sooner. You probably don’t need them but... *adds to Amazon basket*.Read more
Just for fun3 April 2018

March Breed of the Month - French Bulldog

Yet another month has gone by, but not to worry it’s Breed of the Month time! We are celebrating French Bulldogs this month, so without further ado here are some pawsome facts about the gorgeous Frenchies.Read more
Health and advice22 March 2018

6 natural remedies to get rid of fleas

There is nothing worse than seeing your beloved dog itching and scratching as they try tirelessly to rid itself of those pesky fleas.Cindy Grant a crazy fan of dogs, cats and founder of NolongerWild.com has contributed this pawsome post.Read more
Just for fun21 March 2018

Amazing ways that dogs benefit our kids

If you’re intrigued and wondering how else pets help us raise amazing kids, read on and check out the fun infographic below courtesy of a pawsome friend Emily Parker from Catological.Read more
Just for fun19 March 2018

Blue Cross auction

Here at BorrowMyDoggy we are always supportive of the important work that animal charities do to help improve the lives of our furry friends. This April, our friends at Blue Cross are organising a pawsome auction at the beautiful Renaissance Hotel in St Pancras on the evening of April 26th.Read more
Just for fun18 March 2018

#PickofthePack - Rafaella & Rorschach

It’s time for another #PickofthePack 🐶We’re following borrower Rafaella and her gorgeous borrowed pooch Rorschach. They had a fun day out in the snow when the #BeastfromtheEast hit, read on to see what they got up to.Read more
Health and advice9 March 2018

Spring tips to keep your doggy safe

Our friends at Vetfone have shared a few things to keep in mind during Springtime to keep your furry friend safe and sound.Read more
Health and advice1 March 2018

13 winter care tips for your dog

Any clue on how to take care of your pup when the temperatures plummet? We called our friends at Vets Now for some answers and this is what they told us.Read more
Just for fun22 February 2018

February Breed of the Month - Cocker Spaniel

It’s Breed of the Month time! This month we’re celebrating the Cocker Spaniel, another popular breed in the UK and on BorrowMyDoggy. So without further ado here is some fun facts on Cocker Spaniels.Read more
Health and advice21 February 2018

How long should you leave your dog alone?

Sad as it is to say, we all have to separate from our furry friend once and awhile. But how much is too much? We asked the experts.Read more
Just for fun14 February 2018

Chinese New Year - Year of the Dog

We always love a festive celebration, so when we heard that this year the Chinese are celebrating the Year of the Dog we thought we would share the pawsome news with our communityRead more
Just for fun8 February 2018

5 ways to pamper your dog

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, we want to make sure all those amazing doggies, borrowed or owned, are pampered. Here are a few ideas to make sure your dog has their best Valentine’s day ever.Read more
Just for fun26 January 2018

January Breed of the Month - Labrador

Each month we will showcase a “Breed of the Month” with some fun facts, stats and photos. What better way to kick off the series than to appreciate one of the UK’s favourite breeds and the most popular breed on BorrowMyDoggy, Labradors! Enjoy!Read more
Just for fun24 January 2018

Dog friendly high street shops

Did you know more and more high street shops are becoming dog friendly? We’ve pulled together a list of a few so fido can help you pick your new purchases and spend less time alone.Read more
Health and advice24 January 2018

5 training tips for on-the-lead dog walking

Pete Decker, the Lead Editor at The Goody Pet, has kindly contributed this post where he provides some helping training tips for on-the-lead walking.Read more
Just for fun16 January 2018

10 things to do with your dog this weekend

Borrowing a pup this weekend? Or looking for a fun activity to do with your owned doggy? We've got you sorted. Here are 10 things to do with your dog this weekend. Read more
Health and advice19 December 2017

Paws for thought this Christmas | Unusual doggy incidents

The decorations are up, the wrapping is under way and the festive tunes are blaring - it’s beginning to feel a lot like Christmas! We want our community to have the most pawfect holidays but with festivities underway are you keeping an eye on your favourite four-legged friend?Read more
Health and advice19 December 2017

​Should you let your dog in your bed?

Sharing your bed with your pet is common with over 60 percent of dog owners doing it. But should doggy cuddles be off limits or can fido be welcomed in?Read more
Just for fun19 December 2017

​Do you and your dog have a special song? Now you do.

Read further for pupdates from the BorrowMyDoggy team, from just for fun content to news and helpful advice about our four legged friends, dogs.Read more
Health and advice14 December 2017

The benefits of dogs for mental health and wellbeing

https://animal-health.co.uk/Did you know that spending time with animals has proven benefits for your mental health and wellbeing? See more about it here.Read more
Press and news13 December 2017

We broke a doggy world record! #DoggyXmasJumperDay

On Sunday 10th December, BorrowMyDoggy and Save The Children teamed up to break a World Record for the most amount of dogs in festive jumpers in aid of Save the Children’s Christmas Jumper Day.Read more
Just for fun8 December 2017

Why we believe all offices should be dog friendly

We love dogs - surprise! - so we believe that all offices should be dog friendly. Here's why...Read more
Just for fun24 November 2017

Want to meet your neighbours? Grab your dog.

Pets bring neighbourhoods together, according to the largest international study on the social benefits of owning pets. Read more about it here!Read more
Press and news8 October 2017

Discover Dogs - London's Biggest Dog Event

Read further for pupdates from the BorrowMyDoggy team, from just for fun content to news and helpful advice about our four legged friends, dogs.Read more
Just for fun4 October 2017

5 rare dog breeds

Read further for pupdates from the BorrowMyDoggy team, from just for fun content to news and helpful advice about our four legged friends, dogs.Read more
Just for fun27 September 2017

5 doggy Instagram accounts you need to follow

Read further for pupdates from the BorrowMyDoggy team, from just for fun content to news and helpful advice about our four legged friends, dogs.Read more
Press and news27 September 2017

London's Biggest Dog Event - Discover Dogs

Read further for pupdates from the BorrowMyDoggy team, from just for fun content to news and helpful advice about our four legged friends, dogs.Read more

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