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Saturday, January 05, 2019
Licensed Home dog boarding in Oxfordshire. Ethical and Insured

The Animal Welfare Regulations 2018

No doubt by now you’ve heard that on 1st October the laws governing dog boarding were updated in England and the new Animal Welfare Regulations have now come into force. Whilst this is great news, as previously we were working with the very outdated 1963 Animal Boarding Establishments Act and Wagging Tails were pleased to be asked for advise on the legislation from government bodies, what does it actually mean for dog owners who are

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...

Friday, February 12, 2016
Gloucestershire dog boarding franchisee Alexis and Beagle Brea

One month on…..

It’s been just over a month since Alexis Bennett launched her Wagging Tails franchise. In that time she has already built strong relationships with two local councils, interviewed carers and inspected their properties (all with the help of her Beagle puppy Brea) and...


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