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Wednesday, January 31, 2018
Lisa Suswain and Caroline Harrison from Wagging Tails meet Hearing Dog puppy Neve

On Wednesday evening myself and our Southampton Franchisee, Caroline Harrison, went to see our Hearing Dog for Deaf People puppy Neve in her training class. Working with her socialiser Doug she is already a very well behaved little girl and at just 14 weeks old is keen to explore and learn.

The training session run by Mandy, one of Hearing Dogs for Deaf People’s trainers, was a great opportunity to see how the charity approach training these soon to be life changers! 

Monday, June 05, 2017
Wagging Tails Dog Sitter Janice enjoy a walk with holiday guest, Retriever Archie

South Wales Dog Carer Janice talks about how she joined Wagging Tails and the joy she and her husband get from welcoming guests dogs to stay with them for a holiday. 

It's funny how things happen. I picked up a free magazine to pass the time, while i was waiting for my husband. I...

Friday, May 19, 2017

In an ideal world we would all be able to take our dogs on holiday with us or have a friend or family member who is able to look after our faithful friend when we go away. Unfortunately we don't live in an ideal world and very often as dog owners we require care for our pets when we go away....

Monday, April 03, 2017
Wagging Tails' Poodle X applies to be a Pets as Therapy Dog

Pets As Therapy (PAT) is a national charity that enhances health and wellbeing in the community through visits of trusted volunteers with their behaviourally assessed animals. They provide visiting services in hospitals, hospices, nursing...

Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Cocker Spaniel Bailey, the inspiration behind Wagging Tails

Sadly today we had to say goodbye and sweet dreams to our beloved "little old man" Bailey.  

Our lovely Cocker Spaniel Bailey was the inspiration behind me setting up Wagging Tails ten years ago, indeed some of you may even remember our first logo - a Cocker Spaniel! At nearly 13 years...

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...


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