5 Ways to Avoid Dog Theft

With dog theft on the rise, the number of dogs reported stolen in the UK has risen for the fourth year in a row – with an average of five dogs stolen every day.  it’s a low-risk, highly profitable crime, and one that devastates families, ripping them apart. Here are some top tips to avoid…

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PetStay Guide: Keeping Dogs and Children Safe and Happy

At PetStay, many of our branch owners have grown up with dogs and understand that special bond you have with a four-legged friend. Here are our tips to make sure children and dogs are happy and safe at home. Growing up with a dog has several health and mental benefits to children, but it is…

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Pop-Up Café for Sausage Dogs comes to Cornwall!

Do you love sausage dogs? We have some great news for you! The Dachshund Pup Up Café is heading to Truro in Cornwall this June for all fans of sausage dogs as well as doggy owners. The first pop-up café for Dachshunds was held in Exeter earlier this year, attracting 150 sausage dogs and 300…

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5 Reasons to Become a PetStay Home Boarding Dog Carer

Dogs are not just pets, but they are members of the family! And with that, a lot of responsibility. Many of our carers are retired, semi-retired or are just unable to take on the full-time responsibility of a pet dog. But as carers, they can meet a variety of different dogs and enjoy the benefits…

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How to Work from Home with Dogs

Working from home is a great way for business owners and freelancers to lower overheads costs. While working from home can be a convenience, it can also be distracting especially if you have a demanding pup! At PetStay, our business model allows for flexible homeworking, meaning lower overheads and a better work-life balance for our…

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PetStay Leicestershire & Rutland Celebrates 5th Anniversary

Congratulations are in order as PetStay Leicestershire reaches an amazing milestone! The end of April marks the branch’s 5th anniversary since launching in the Leicestershire area back in 2014.  Jane was the fifth franchisee to join PetStay since it franchised in 2012. Jane said: “5 years ago, I was in a secure office job, but…

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5 Easter Hazards All Dog Owners Need to Watch Out For

There are so many tasty treats to indulge in this Easter, but many can be deadly to our pets. Take a look at these Easter hazards to watch out for and help keep your dog safe during the festivities. If you believe your dog has ingested any of these hazards, contact your vet immediately. Easter…

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Heading out with the dog? Don’t forget your poo bags!

Dog walkers could now face a fine of up to £100 for not carrying poo bags in some areas of the UK. Dog mess left by irresponsible owners drives many of us barking mad! And understandably, if you are caught not cleaning up after your dog you would expect to pay a fine. Now, many…

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How to start a pet care business

Are you looking for a change in career but not seeing the right role for you on job sites? Want to find a job that is more rewarding and allows you to meet new people (and dogs)? If you’re feeling stuck in a rut and want to be your own boss, why not set up…

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