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Monday, May 07, 2018
Marianne demonstrating dog first aid

I am often asked for referrals for various dog related services in my area so I’m always interested in seeing how other industry professionals operate. Marianne from Dog First Aid contacted me a few months ago to tell me about her Dog First Aid course which she offers across Berks & Bucks. She very kindly invited me to attend her course in Reading to see her and her delightful Parsons Terrier, Possum in action. I went along on the very first sunny day this year so I must confess that I

Thursday, January 05, 2017
Marion enjoying the company of guest dog Max out on a walk

Are you are dog lover and looking to improve your health in 2017? If so the solution couldn't be simpler (and more cost effective!) than you think. Rather than spending a fortune on gym memberships, running kit and personal trainers you could be enjoying the company of guest dogs coming to stay...

Friday, October 07, 2016
Golden Retriever, Ted, is a Pets as Therapy dog.

Pets As Therapy (PAT) is a national charity that enhances health and wellbeing in the community through the visits of trusted volunteers with their behaviourally assessed animals.

Pets As Therapy provide visiting services...

Friday, September 30, 2016
Dog Carer Barbara out walking Simpson

This weekend sees focus placed firmly on the elder generations as Saturday 1st October is the United Nations International Day of Older Persons and Sunday 2nd October is Grandparents' Day. The former takes a stand against ageism by "drawing attention to and challenging negative...

Friday, September 16, 2016
Mabel being swabbed for her dog DNA test

Interested in finding out what the make up of your cross breed is? Wagging Tails' Lesley Birch had her beloved Mabel DNA tested to find out more about what makes her tick. Read on to find out the results...

Do you own a dog with a pedigree? Lucky you. You know that your dog is...

Wednesday, June 08, 2016
Chris Packham talks about responsible dog walking during bird breeding season

 Chris Packham recently attended the New Forest Great British Dog Walk in support of Hearing Dogs for Deaf People and spoke passionately about responsible dog walking during the bird nesting season, encouraging dog owners to...

Wednesday, June 01, 2016
The Bounty, Bourne End, Bucks

Sunny Montague, owner of Berkshire & Buckinghamshire dog boarding business Wagging Tails gives her view on The Bounty, a dog friendly pub on the Thames at Cockmarsh, Buckinghamshire. 

Situated next to the Thames at...

Monday, May 23, 2016
Wagging Tails' Lisa Suswain with Chris Packham at Hearing Dogs' Great British Dog Walk

Chris Packham sent the New Forest Great British Dog Walk on its way in support of Hearing Dogs for Deaf People. Jim Suswain, Director of dog boarding company Wagging Tails, writes about the day.

Having spent all day on Saturday watching the rains pour down it was with a certain...

Monday, May 09, 2016
The Blackwood Arms, Littleworth, Buckinghamshire

Sunny Montague, owner of Berkshire & Buckinghamshire dog boarding business Wagging Tails, runs the rule over The Blackwood Arms, a dog friendly pub in Littleworth Common.

My daughter and I were out and about in...

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Sunny Montague, owner of Buckinghamshire dog boarding company Wagging Tails, recently attended dog training class delivered by Clare Edwards of VIP Animals. Read our latest Blog to find out how she got on and what she learnt... 

Owners sometimes ask me if I know of a trainer for...

Monday, February 29, 2016
Swindon dog boarding. Hilary Coates with her Beagle, Bandit

With the number of dogs abandoned in the UK on the increase, Wagging Tails' Hilary Coates questions whether more people should ask themselves 'am I the right person to own a dog?' before making the decision to get a dog. 

After seeing the very sad post on our main Facebook page...


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