Free pet advice written by our behavioural and pet support experts at Woodgreen.
Finding it hard to care for your rabbit?
At Woodgreen, we understand that life is full of surprises around every corner. And sometimes things can get in the way which are beyond your control which might make it hard to care for your rabbit.
How to house your rabbits
Rabbits are active animals – they love to run, dig, hop and jump. Providing them with spacious housing attached to a secure run will help keep them active, happy and healthy.
Make your own: snuffle mat
Snuffle mats provide a much more exciting way of giving your dog their favourite tasty treats. They'll spend ages sniffing around for their hidden food!
Feline Herpes Virus (FHV) - what you need to know
Feline herpesvirus (FHV) is a virus that mainly causes acute upper respiratory infections (URIs) in cats.
Finding it hard to care for your rodent?
Small rodents including degus, chinchillas, hamsters, mice and gerbils all have very specific needs. Most of them live best in the company of their own species, if you were you rehome a gerbil, it's best to have two in order to help them live happy and healthy lives.
How to give your dog a bath
Giving your dog a bath will help keep their coat healthy and sweet smelling.
Covid-19: can you over-exercise your dog?
With our lockdown restrictions starting to be lifted, we are now allowed to exercise as much as we like, providing we follow the social distancing rules.
What to do if your cat has acne
Cat acne is found almost exclusively on the chin and lower lip of your cat, where the hair follicles become plugged with a greasy material called sebum.
Give Staffies a Chance
The Staffordshire Bull Terrier or 'Staffie' were once renowned for their courage, tolerance and patience with people and children - so much that they earned the nickname 'nanny dog’.
How to make your rabbits feel at home
In the wild, rabbits spend hours grazing on open areas of grass and reaching up to forage along native hedgerows.
5 reasons to own pet rats
Rats are busy little creatures who love to explore and learn from you. They all have their own loveable, little characters, and become very bonded to their human family.