The Motorhome Mutt

  • Caravan Newbies

    Caravan Newbies

    First Caravan Trip for Frank! Sooo…… we decided to swap our Motorhome for a caravan for a while. The Motorhome was epic, but in poor weather, it could become a little cramped, especially with Frank stretching out all over the prime seating real-estate! Canine comfort comes first, right? Also, when staying at the same campsite…

  • Dog Beer & Pawsecco

    The Pet Celebration Industry The rise in innovative pet products like dog beer and Pawsecco paints a vivid picture of just how much the pet industry has evolved. Today, pet owners are keen on celebrating life's every moment with their furry companions in equally fashionable style. With the emergence of quirky non-alcoholic beverages for pets,…

  • Summer Dog Treats for Travel

    Summer Dog Treats for Travel

    Importance of Hydration Ensuring your dog stays hydrated during summer travels is critical. The heightened temperatures and increased activity can lead to quicker dehydration in dogs. Unlike humans, dogs don't sweat through their skin; they regulate their temperature largely through panting, which intensifies their loss of moisture. Dehydration is a potentially serious condition which can…

  • Summer Road Trip Essentials

    Summer Road Trip Essentials

    Safety and Comfort Gear When hitting the road with your furry pal, ensuring their safety and comfort is key. A solid dog safety harness that securely attaches to your vehicle's seatbelt dramatically lowers the risk of your pup getting injured during sudden stops or minor mishaps. Look for options well-suited for your dog's size and…

  • Spanish Chicken One Pot Recipe

    Spanish Chicken One Pot Recipe

    A Warm Welcome to One Pot Spanish Chicken One-pot meals are a staple of Spanish cuisine, known for their simplicity and ability to meld flavors and textures in a single vessel. These dishes have gained popularity worldwide for their convenience and heartiness. Spanish chicken cooked in a singular pot is a wholesome and deeply flavorful…

  • RV vs Caravan Dog Travel

    RV vs Caravan Dog Travel

    Companion Comfort When hitting the road with our four-legged friends, their comfort and the comfort of their owners are key. Since every dog has unique preferences and habits, choosing between a motorhome and a caravan for travel depends on a few considerations regarding space, smells, and routine maintenance. Space for movement, critical for a dog's…

  • Managing Off-Lead Aggressive  Dogs

    Managing Off-Lead Aggressive Dogs

    Recognising Signs of Aggression When at home, we are normally pretty comfortable with our location and can take necessary action to keep our dogs safe. However, on the road, in unfamiliar locations, this can become slightly more problematic. So being alert to the reaction of dogs you meet out there can be really helpful. When…

  • UK to Europe Dog Travel

    UK to Europe Dog Travel

    Preparation for the Journey Getting ready for a European adventure with your furry friend means ticking several important boxes to make sure everything goes smoothly. First, it's crucial your dog is microchipped. This tiny device is your pet's ID in the digital world. Plus, it's a legal requirement for traveling to Europe with pets. Next,…

  • Key Questions to ask when Rescuing a Dog from a Shelter

    Key Questions to ask when Rescuing a Dog from a Shelter

    Why inquire at the shelter? Asking questions at the shelter is crucial to find a dog that matches your lifestyle and home environment. Dogs come with various temperaments, medical needs, and energy levels. For a successful adoption, it's essential to align these aspects with what you can offer them. Knowing a dog's needs upfront allows…

  • Mistakes Dog Owners can make on the Road

    Mistakes Dog Owners can make on the Road

    Safety Measures on the Road Embarking on an adventure with man’s best friend can be a hoot—the tail wags in the wind, drool on the window, and those happy yaps from the backseat. However, as much as we love seeing our furry co-pilots enjoying the ride, let’s not forget the roadmap to safety. Picture this:…

  • Summer Dog Diseases

    Summer Dog Diseases

    Hyperthermia in Dogs Hyperthermia in dogs can catch any owner off guard, especially during the scorching summer months. Imagine it's a sunny day, and Fido seems more lethargic than usual after playing outside. This could be the first sign of hyperthermia, a condition where a dog's body absorbs more heat than it can release. This…

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