CHRISTMAS WITH YOUR PET

CHRISTMAS WITH YOUR PET The festive season is upon us and the excitement is slowly gaining momentum as we prepare for this fun filled time of the year. Everyone wants to enjoy the holidays without any hiccups so here’s a few things to consider over the next few weeks before the celebrations begin. Christmas can often bring many changes to … Read more

WHEN THE NORTH WIND DOTH BLOW

                   Dogs get very invigorated by cold weather and snow. They may ignore the pain of frostbite and the effects of beginning hypothermia if they are having fun. This happens more often when they are playing with other dogs or animals or their owners.     Do keep a watchful eye on … Read more

Our Christmas Message

Just when you thought you’d seen all the Christmas advertisements we post our message to you. Ours is not a cheery one, but an essentially hard hitting message as our charity, and others like us have to pick up the pieces sooner or later, sometimes as early as Boxing Day! Puppies for Christmas. Christmas is a very lucrative time for … Read more

CANINE CAPERS Radio Show – on harvestmoonradio.com

Jacqui of Westie Rehoming has linked with Harvest Moon Radio to broadcast an online radio show every other Thursday at 6pm. She was asked to host the show by Richard Edgar of Harvest Moon Radio  in Royal Deeside,  who has a lovely little westie called Bella from the charity.  The show has a selection of music with doggie chat, news and … Read more

DISCOVER DOGS THIS WEEKEND with 2018 calendar launch

            Discover Dogs has been taking place this weekend at the ExCel Centre in London.  We have taken a break from attending with the stand this year due to pressure of rehoming work, and will miss meeting westie lovers and chatting to those wanting to adopt a dog. I have to admit that we’ll miss … Read more

FLAVOURS OF SCOTLAND DINNER – SHROPSHIRE, in aid of Westie ReHoming

The Flavours of Scotland Dinner last week was a tremendous success and people are still buzzing/talking/tweeting about it with great enthusiasm. The Scottish fayre was amazing, the restaurant and service fantastic. The lady who organised the whole event, Sandra, came up with the idea of hosting the dinner to celebrate the tenth anniversary of her being a volunteer for Westie … Read more

BARNEY RAISES FUNDS FOR WESTIE REHOMING

Beautiful rescue westie Barney celebrated his birthday last week, and with a little help from his ‘mum’ Lauren Kerrison raised a whopping £730 in honour of the event. Just 16 years young, he is bright as a button and Lauren wanted to give other rescue westies the same chance that he has had at a new life. Her target figure … Read more

FIREWORKS

SOME TIPS TO HELP YOUR PET SURVIVE BONFIRE NIGHT – (the Silly Season is upon us again!) Bonfire night can be a very scary time for pets, particularly if your dog is particularly sound sensitive. It is now fashionable to have firework displays at any time of year bringing untold misery for your pets, particularly around November 5th. The following … Read more

Flaming June Has Arrived

17th of June, 2017 – Temperatures set to soar, and a testing time for our pets. See our tips to help them cope. CARING FOR YOUR DOG IN HOT WEATHER HEATSTROKE A dog’s temperature is normally between 101.5F and 102.5F, and the average healthy dog’s body temperature is 101.5 ºF / 38.6 ºC. They regulate their body temperature by panting, … Read more