Walk safely this winterPosted on

When your dog isn’t with us for day care, walking alone is a great way to connect, but with the dark mornings comes even darker nights – and sometimes, just sometimes it can be a challenge to motivate yourself to get out and about, even if you do get that ‘I want a walk’ look….

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5 tips to keep your dog at ease this Bonfire NightPosted on

Fireworks are great fun for all of the family – except for our dogs. The RSPA reports that in the last five years, they received over 1500 reports of pets cowering from fireworks. They estimate 62% of dogs, 54% of cats and 55% of horses show signs of fear at the sound of fireworks. Campaigns…

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New 6-month dog classes to lead the wayPosted on

We are delighted to announce that, hot on the heels of our puppy training classes, we are pleased to announce that our six-month + classes are just starting up, with our expert trainers Tom and Karen. Starting on 13 November for six weeks, there are two classes to choose from: Basic training Advanced training Basic…

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Jemma’s grooming studio open!Posted on

We are delighted to announce that Jemma’s grooming studio is now open for business. Situated within the grounds of Pounders Park (Camp Road), bookings are now being accepted for bathing, shaving, scissor cutting, and much more. Whether you’re bringing your furry friend in for a full dog grooming service or just a quick wash, their…

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Our new off-lead park – all you need to knowPosted on

We are thrilled and delighted to announce the opening of our second off-lead park in the West Midlands, from Monday 12 July, 2021. The beautiful Woodland Walk and picturesque Meadow Walk fields are both located at Buzzards Valley, Drayton Basset and offer the very best of both worlds – a chance for you and your…

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It’s almost time for our free open day – the agenda is set!Posted on

We’re delighted to announce that our agenda has been set for our free Open Day on 26th June! Whether you’re dropping in, or are going to be with us for the whole day, take a look at how it’s  shaping up: Timings 11am–12pm: Meet and greet, use Pounders Park for free or just come and…

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Pawpounders Open Day, coming soon!Posted on

Now that restrictions are easing (we hope!) it’s about time we all headed out for some much-need socialisation. With this in mind, we are thrilled to announce the Pawpounders Open Day on the 26th of June. Being held at Pounders Park, it’s a perfect opportunity to have fun and enjoy time with your puppy or…

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Pawpounders travelling tips for the Bank HolidayPosted on

With the Bank Holiday weekend fast approaching, you may be planning a few days away, a week-long getaway or perhaps an adventure even further afield. If you’re taking your dog with you, we applaud you and we’re sure that he/she will absolutely love the change of scene and routine just as much as yourself. There…

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Recognising dog anxietyPosted on

When we get anxious, we tend to have a good idea of how to handle things (or at least Google it) but for dogs it’s very different. They aren’t equipped with the same set of troubleshooting tools that us humans can use to calm our distress, and so look to us canine parents for re-assurance….

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Pawpounders in full support of dog theft awareness week (March 14-21, 2021)Posted on

We know that there are awareness weeks for almost everything these days, but this is an important one that we all need to take just a bit more notice of in order to protect our dogs. Pet Theft Awareness Week is next week, and whilst it shouldn’t be limited to just one week of the…

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