City Pups Blog

  • Science Explains Why We Can't Resist Puppy-Dog Eyes!

    Puppy Dog Eyes

    Oxytocin, or the love hormone, helps reinforce the bond between a parent and a child. And now, researchers working with man’s best friend reveal that dogs have tapped into—or hijacked, some might say—this same instinctual bonding mechanism. Gazing into those sweet puppy dog eyes increases our oxytocin levels, and theirs too. The findings, published in Science this week, suggest that this “oxytocin-gaze” may have been acquired during the domestication of dogs from wolves. 

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  • 7 Tips to Keep Your Dog Relaxed on Bonfire Night

    Keeping Your Dog Calm On Bonfire Night

    Bonfire Night can be a traumatic experience for dogs and pups as their ears are much more sensitive to us humans as dogs can hear up to 4 times further than us and at a higher frequency. Needless to say, whizzing bottle rockets and exploding fireworks can be utterly terrifying for you dog, causing a considerable amount of stress.

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  • 5 Most Extravagant Gift for Pampered Pooches

    Let’s face it, we love our dogs and love to spoil them rotten with treats and toys but some of us can take it too far. You know who you are, don’t you?! Well, in this blog, we will be looking at 5 examples of extravagant gifts to really spoil your pooch this Christmas.

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  • The Benefits of Playing with your Dog

    playing with your dog

    Whether you are planning to get a dog for the first time or you have been a dog owner for years, playing with your dog should be a top priority for you. It is not only a great way to bond, but also a fantastic way to stimulate your pet’s mind and bring out the best in them.

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  • Dog Boarding: How to Decide on a Dog Day Care Centre in London

    city pups dog day care

    Just like choosing a nursery or a school for your children, you need to be discerning when choosing a dog boarding centre for your furry friend. You want to have complete peace of mind during their stay, safe with the knowledge that they’re happy.

    So when you decide on a London dog day care centre, what exactly should you look out for and look into?

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  • Is My Dog Suitable for Doggy Day Care?

    Suitable for Doggy Day Care

    Find out if your dog is suitable for City Pups doggy day care centre. A day care centre where we look after dogs and puppies. 

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  • Summer Fun - enjoying the sunny season with your dog.

    Dog Enjoying the Summer Weather

    As the Summer months draw in, we get to enjoy warmer, longer days and whilst that’s great news for us, it’s even better news for our furry friends. Summer time brings with it an extra sense of adventure, and plenty of chances for a pup to join in the fun. Stuck for ideas?

    Allow us to inspire you...

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