Pets Corner – October/November 19

Health Check Your Cat

Although your cat needs a check-up with the vet once a year, you can also carry out your own health check at home. Here are some of the main areas to keep an eye on so your feline friend stays as healthy as possible through the year. […]

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Parenting Article – October/November 19

Small Steps To Make A Big Impact by Kate Duggan

It’s not always easy to be eco-friendly, but there are ways you can work together as a family to lead a greener life. […]

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Pets Corner – August/September 19

Healthy Summer Rabbits

Although rabbits are generally viewed as lower-profile pets when compared with cats and dogs, they have specific needs and require lots of care and attention to make sure they thrive. With this in mind, the heat of summer introduces the risk of your rabbit suffering two particularly nasty and potentially fatal diseases. […]

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Parenting Article – August/September 19

Keeping Them Safe In The Sun by Kate Duggan

Our top tips for keeping children safe on holiday. […]

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Parenting Article – June/July 19

Encouraging A Love Of Reading by Kate Duggan

According to BookTrust, children who enjoy reading tend to have better literacy skills, increased vocabulary and enhanced general knowledge. Reluctant readers may need some extra help to discover their inner bookworm, however. […]

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Pets Corner – June/July 19

Four Summer Pet Health Hazards You May Not Have Considered

You’re probably aware of many of the dangers your pet faces during the summer months, but here are four unusual health hazards you may not have thought about. […]

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Pets Corner – April/May 19

Buying a Hamster

Although a relatively ‘low-profile’ pet compared with cats and dogs, hamsters need lots of loving care and attention. They typically live for two or three years so are a long-term responsibility, but they bring lots of fun into your home and can make great first pets. […]

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Parenting Article – April/May 19

Treating Head Lice by Kate Duggan

There are few parents of school age children who haven’t received the dreaded head lice letter. For many of us, it’s a pretty regular occurrence. […]

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Pets Corner – February/March 19

Why It’s Important to Groom Your Pet This Spring

Grooming is an important part of your pet care regime throughout the year, but when spring arrives you can be sure your furry friend will want to shed their coat in the warmer weather as much as we do. […]

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Parenting Article – February/March 19

Taking Back Control – Going Freelance by Kate Duggan

While more employers are offering flexible working, few jobs give you the freedom of running your own business. Self-employment doesn’t suit everyone. For a start, there’s no sick pay, no holiday pay and no regular salary. However, if you’re fed up of juggling childcare and missing out on time with your kids, it’s well worth considering. […]

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