Staycations with Dogs – Is Home Dog Boarding a Better Option?

With the current coronavirus situation, more families have been booking staycations within the country instead of vacations abroad. While this is a great way for us humans to relax, are staycations with dogs a good idea? Is it better to board your dog instead? In this article, we’re going to answer just that! We’ll cover the common…

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How to Socialise a Puppy During COVID

If you own a young puppy, you’ve likely become concerned over recent months about how to socialise a puppy during COVID effectively. With the current lockdowns and social distancing rules in place, normal methods of socialisation are no longer safe for you or your precious pup. However, thorough puppy socialisation is still possible – you…

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Dog Scared of Fireworks? Here’s How to Help

It’s almost Bonfire Night! While the celebration this year is likely going to be a bit different from usual, there is still going to be plenty of fireworks. The awe-inspiring sights may be exciting for us, but for a dog scared of fireworks, this can be a very stressful day. However, there’s plenty we can…

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How to Help a Dog with Joint Pain!

Do you have a dog with joint pain? Joint-related health issues within dogs can cause severe pain and reduced mobility. While it commonly occurs within older dogs due to age-related conditions, it can present itself within younger dogs too. Chronic joint pain can cause your dog to experience a lower quality of life. However, there…

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How to Become a Dog Boarder with PetStay

Found yourself wondering how to become a dog boarder? Caring for the dogs who need it is incredibly fulfilling and we’re excited to say that many of our branches need the help! In this quick guide to dog boarding with PetStay, we’re going to cover everything you need to know about getting started with us,…

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Best Dog Breeds for Families with Young Kids

Choosing a breed of dog is a difficult choice. After all, there is so much to keep in mind, especially when there are children within the family! With so many possible breeds out there, it’s difficult to ascertain what the best dog breeds for families are. Luckily, we’re here to help! To save you some…

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What is Dog Boarding? Everything You Need to Know!

So, you have a much-needed holiday booked at long last. Congratulations! However, there is just one last thing causing you some doubt; your timid and anxious pupper. You think a kennel would be the obvious answer, but you know your dog wouldn’t be comfortable in one. Then, you hear about dog boarding. But what is…

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Owning a Dog: How They Benefit Our Health!

Have you been wondering if it is time to bring a cute doggo into the family? Owning a dog brings with it many benefits, some of which are much more significant than you might first think! So, if you’re currently on the fence about getting a dog, we’re going to take you through how they…

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Introducing your dog to a face mask

After the new government announcements this week, it is now advised to wear face coverings in the shape of a mask, scarf or bandanna when leaving the home. Therefore, it would be a good idea to start introducing your dog to the face covering you and your family members maybe wearing in the coming weeks…

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Coronavirus Latest Update 13/01/2021

Updated January 13th 2021 Following the update from the government and new guidelines from CFSG/DEFRA last week, we can continue to board your dogs in a safe and responsible manner.  PetStay will give priority to key workers or for example, someone having to go into hospital, working away for business purposes, or self-isolation.  We are…

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