Helping the families care for their pets!

Helping the families care for their pets!

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You, Your Pets, Coronavirus (COVID-19) & Rove

You, Your Pets, Coronavirus (COVID-19) & Rove

COVID-19 (aka Coronavirus) is something a lot of people are concerned with, so I want to tell you what we’re doing to help. Whilst I am sick of hearing about it, and I’m sure many of you are; I also need to address it, as I recognise that I’m moving between a lot of...

19 Ways to End Unwanted Chewing!

19 Ways to End Unwanted Chewing!

Rove’s very best advice to help you put an end to the chewing that’s probably driving you nuts! Unwanted chewing can cost a family so much! And it’s something that I started researching when one of our Family started struggling with it… It’s really tough! And you look...

How Rove’s Group Dog Walks Work

How Rove’s Group Dog Walks Work

Rove’s Group dog walks are a service provided to Basildon, Billericay, Noak Bridge, Langdon hills, Laindon & Pitsea, this is how they work, what we do, and why we do it! For the new or the curious among you, I know sometimes what a dog walker does is kind of...

Pet Ownership & Mental Health

Pet Ownership & Mental Health

Normally, this blog is about our pets, giving recipes, some toy reviews or whatever else it is that’s caught my fancy. However, today is world Mental Health Day, so I’m going to be as open as I can about the mental health issues I’ve experienced and how Indie (my dog)...

Bone Broth; watch your pup lap it up!

Bone Broth; watch your pup lap it up!

Winter is creeping in isn't it? And with that, sadly, comes bugs for us and our dogs. So, what can you do when they have a slightly sicky tummy? Maybe try some bone broth! You can make it at home (though warning, it's a great plan to make this ahead of time and freeze...

Product Review: Yakers Dog Chews

Product Review: Yakers Dog Chews

You must know by now - if you've been following these posts - that I love finding interesting treats for my boy, Indie. I find it's great to give him some variety, it also gives me an insight into what he particularly loves. This gives me an advantage when I need him...

Product Review: Deer Antlers

Product Review: Deer Antlers

I could not have raised my puppy without my one of these! We all know puppies and dogs love to chew. So something that keeps their attention, doesn't smell awful, and (if you get the right ones!) can last for a real long time are just great value for money. So why...

A Truly Professional Service

A Truly Professional Service

I asked dog walkers across the country "What gives us the right to call ourselves professional?". Answers vary from 'I have relevant qualifications' to 'It's my job'. Is that sufficient? I'm not certain it is. I want to give my customers more. Whilst you know Rove is...

Health: Raw Food Diets

Health: Raw Food Diets

Okay so, we've long since come to accept that humans have fad diets - and initially when I was reading about dogs & raw food - I kind of thought that's where this one was going. I debated trying it for my dog, but decided it was expensive and likely wouldn't yield...

5 reasons you should be using a dog walker

5 reasons you should be using a dog walker

So many people think that they do not need a walker, that they walk their dog plenty and that they're very happy as they are, but is there something you've not considered? Well, here  are 5 reasons that Dog walkers are such an underrated tool in a dog owner's arsenal....

Is your dog magnetic?

Is your dog magnetic?

Well, sadly, the short answer is no. So you can't go sticking your tin cans to them - as hilarious as that might look. But they do have the power to perceive the magnetic fields of the earth! -queue doctor who music- According to a scientific study performed in the...

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“Alex has been walking Brody for the past 6 weeks and he has thoroughly enjoyed his walks with her and loves his new pal Indie!!

Alex posts plenty of pictures and videos of Brody’s adventures which brightens up our work day. Brody adores Alex and its clear the feeling is mutual. Alex is an absolute professional, trustworthy and always cheerful.

I would not hesitate to recommend her, she is fab!”

– James, Neets & Brody

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