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Wednesday 15 November 2017 - How old is your Cat?
Have you ever wondered how old your beloved family cat might or could be? Do you know the day they were born or do you give them a birthday on the day you pick them up to join your family? As most of ...
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Sunday 5 November 2017 - Bonfire Night Pet Awareness
“Remember Remember the 5th of November” but let’s not forget our beloved pets who might not be as fond of bonfire night of year as we are, and remember our pets can get scared of lou...
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Thursday 26 October 2017 - Top tips for a pet safe Halloween
Halloween can be a festive and fun time for children and families the world over, but for our beloved pets it can be a complete nightmare, fearful and frightening. As many of us include our pets in th...
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Tuesday 3 October 2017 - Paw Pals Online Shop Launched
We are delighted to announce that the Paw Pals new online shop is now open, stocking a range of products which include, Pet Remedy, poop bags, dog & cat GPS locators, luxury wool collars in a vari...
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Tuesday 3 October 2017 - Happy 2nd Birthday Paw Pals Shepton Mallet!
Paw Pals Shepton Mallet branch owners Stuart & Vickie are proud to be celebrating their 2nd birthday anniversary today (1st September).   Vickie and Stuart said "We love spending time wi...
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Wednesday 9 August 2017 - Smokey Paws is Saving Pets Lives’ across the UK.
Smokey Paws aims to get specially designed pet oxygen masks into the UK fire service and wherever multiple animals exist such as wildlife sanctuaries, kennels. Paw Pals has recently purchased a comple...
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Tuesday 1 August 2017 - Happy 3rd Birthday Paw Pals Telford North!
We recently had a double celebration at Paw Pals Telford North, not only was the birthday celebrations of branch owner Carol Staton’s, but it was also the 3rd birthday of Paw Pals Telford since ...
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Wednesday 12 July 2017 - Top 5 Regional Dog Breeds
Have you ever wondered what the top dog breeds are in the UK? Well thanks to a recent survey undertaken by Sainsbury's Bank now you can. They have collated their results on top dog breeds and broken i...
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Wednesday 12 July 2017 - Top 5 Regional Cat Breeds
Have you ever wondered what the top cat breeds are in the UK? Well thanks to a recent survey undertaken by Sainsbury's Bank, well wonder no more. They have collated their results on top dog breeds and...
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Tuesday 11 July 2017 - Regional Cat & Dog Survey
Sainsbury’s Bank commissioned Opinium Research to survey 4,008 nationally representative UK adults aged 18+ between 25 April-5 May 2017. Opinium Research is a member of the British Polling Counc...
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Monday 19 June 2017 - Rabbit Awareness Week 2016 - 18th to 26th June
The UK is a nation of self-confessed pet lovers with recent research showing that rabbits are the 4th most popular pet in the UK with 0.8 million rabbits (PFMA Pet Population 2016 report). So we need ...
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Wednesday 24 May 2017 - Keeping Your Pet Safe in The Sun | Advice For Pet Owners
Now the weather is warming up and the days are getting hotter, it's time to spring in to action to think of our pets and how we can take simple preventitive actions to keep our pets safe in the hot we...
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Monday 24 April 2017 - Paw Pals Brian runs the London Marathon
On 23rd April saw the annual London marathon took place and this year Paw Pals East Surrey branch owner Brian Ainge took part in his first London marathon. Raising money for Guide Dogs Brian said &ldq...
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Monday 10 April 2017 - Keeping Your Pets Safe & Healthy During Easter
Easter is a time of joyous celebration for many. Much planning goes into family gatherings and the fun, food and festivities to be enjoyed by children and adults alike. But have you remembered to plan...
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Monday 3 April 2017 - Paw Pals Reading East welcomes work experience!
Recently celebrating her first year in business, Paw Pals Reading East branch owner Ros Forrester welcomed a couple of new recruits in to her team for a three week work experience placement with ...
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Monday 20 March 2017 - Ray welcomes Reddington to the family!
Ray who works at Paw Pals HQ, welcomed a new family member on 10th March, with the arrival of Reddington affectionately known as Redd, and of course a new brother for Hugo.   Redd who is a one ye...
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Monday 20 March 2017 - North & South Regional Meetings
This month our Paw Pals franchisees held two regional meetings, one in the North and one in the South of the country. As well as the annual October Paw Pals conference, these smaller regional meetings...
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Friday 17 March 2017 - New arrivals for Paw Pals Salisbury
The pitter patter of little dog feet have arrived at Paw Pals Salisbury! Branch owner Amanda Babey informed us of her latest arrivals. Amanda said "Eider my dog gave birth to a beautiful litter o...
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Monday 13 March 2017 - Spring flowers harmful to Cats & Dogs
Now that spring is on the way, it’s time to be mindful when sprucing up you gardens to make them look pretty, but also remembering ensure they are pet friendly too. Here is a comprehensive list ...
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Tuesday 14 February 2017 - Can owning a dog find you love?
Research undertaken by comparison website Compare the Market has shown that owning a dog can make you more attractive to strangers as well as increasing your chances of finding a relationship and even...
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Friday 10 February 2017 - Ways Your Dog Show You They Love You
When you own a Dog do you ever think “how do I know they love me”, of course you can tell by the obvious wagging of a tail and a crafty lick of the face, but there are plenty of other dogg...
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Wednesday 4 January 2017 - Paw Pals Ashington Feel Good Story!
Paw Pals Branch owner Diane Routledge, was given some lovey news recently and we would like to share this with you too. At the beginning of last summer I was sent a message from a Pharmacist I used to...
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Tuesday 3 January 2017 - Festive Advent Competition 2016
Through the month of December we ran our Facebook festive advent competition, and as usual it proved popular with a high standard of entries once again, this certainly made the job of choosing the win...
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Monday 19 December 2016 - Christmas Gifts to Avoid Giving Your Dog
For some of us it’s so easy to get carried away with the spirit of Christmas and buying presents for our loved ones and also our dogs too. It is simple to walk in to any shop and see a toy that ...
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Monday 5 December 2016 - Winter Weather Advice for your Dogs
With the weather now changing for winter and temperatures getting colder, let us not forget our beloved furry friends as they need to be ready for winter too, it’s all too easy to walk our dogs ...
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Monday 17 October 2016 - Paw Pals Annual Conference 2016
Saturday 15th October the annual Paw Pals conference took place, hosted by Managing Director Susie Cooke. The event took place in a stunning location in Warwickshire, which in its day was a former flo...
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Monday 19 September 2016 - Quirky habits of your dog and their meanings?
Have you ever noticed your dog doing something unusual or doing something quirky which might look funny and make you laugh, the most common dog traits are tail chasing, licking but is there is reason...
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Thursday 1 September 2016 - Happy 1st Birthday Paw Pals Shepton Mallet!
Paw Pals Shepton Mallet recently celebrated their first birthday.   Stuart and Vickie said "we can't believe time has passed so quickly. This time last year we were delivering leaflets and t...
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Sunday 14 August 2016 - Which fruit & veg are healthy for your Dog!
Most of us humans eat our favourite fruit and veg on a regular basis, so why not share this with your dogs? When we think about giving our dog a treat or snack, it would normally be from a packet or s...
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Monday 18 July 2016 - Finding a Dog | Choosing the Right Breed for You
When we think about getting a dog, are we guided by heart or head? If you are thinking about getting a new family member there are many factors to consider to ensure that you find the right breed for ...
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Monday 11 July 2016 - Summer Treats for Your Dog | Paw Pals
It's always nice to keep some treats for your dog in the cupboard, as a reward or as a special treat for just being your loveable dog. So on a hot day why don’t you give them something cool and ...
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Wednesday 22 June 2016 - Bring Your Dog To Work Day | The Benefits of Taking Part
On Friday 24th June 2016, businesses from across the UK will welcome their dog loving employees into the workplace, along with their loyal four-legged companions, all in the name of charity. It’...
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Tuesday 31 May 2016 - What to do if you lose or find a pet
It's every pet owner’s worst fear to lose their beloved pets, which many of us consider a member of the family, so what do we do? By law, your dog should always wear a collar and tag with your n...
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Monday 23 May 2016 - Health Benefits of Owning a Pet?
Owning a pet can be a joyful experience and of course a welcomed addition to any family household, but did you know that pets also come with some pretty powerful mental and physical health benefits?&n...
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Wednesday 9 March 2016 - Dog Micropchipping Law 2016 - Are you ready?
Under the Microchipping of Dogs (England) Regulations 2015, it will be compulsory for all dogs over the age of 8 weeks in England to be fitted with microchips from 6 April 2016. Dogs will need to be m...
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Friday 8 January 2016 - Paw Pals Annual Christmas Raffle 2015 | Hearing Dogs
A massive heartfelt thanks to everyone who purchased our raffle tickets, for our Christmas raffle which we launched in July 2015, to raise money for our chosen charity of the year Hearing Dogs in whic...
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Monday 4 January 2016 - Facebook Competition Winner Brecon
Brecon the handsome Welsh terrier was the overall winner of our Facebook Advent photo competition, which ran throughout December with his win being announced on Christmas Day.    Brecon&rsqu...
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Monday 19 October 2015 - Paw Pals Annual Conference 2015
It was a great turnout at our Annual Paw Pals Conference on Saturday 17th October and was a great opportunity for all our franchisees to network together and have a good catch up!  We had our fir...
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Monday 5 October 2015 - Paw Pals at the National Franchise Exhibition
The event was held in the NEC, Birmingham over 2 days, Friday 2nd and Saturday 3rd October. Managing Director, Susie Cooke, was accompanied by Strategic Director Jonathan Green and franchisees Nicky o...
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Monday 28 September 2015 - Paw Pals Raise Funds for Hearing Dogs for Deaf People on Charity Walkies
Many Paw Pals branches too part in organsing their own Walkies to raise awareness and funds for Hearing Dogs on Sunday 20th October. It was a great day and many people and their four-legged, furry fri...
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Friday 18 September 2015 - Paw Pals Hold Charity Dog Walk in aid of Hearing Dogs for Deaf People
The wonderful Charity, Haring Dogs for Deaf People, was chosen as Paw Pals' Charity of the Year 2015. As well as Paw Pals MD Susie doing a charity trek across the Peak District and the Paw Pals Christ...
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Monday 14 September 2015 - Paw Pals Exhibit at The National Franchise Exhibition 2015
The exhibition is accredited by the British Franchise Association (BFA) meaning that all exhibitors, including Paw Pals, have undergone their tough membership process and so abide by the high standard...
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Tuesday 8 September 2015 - Paw Pals MD Susie Completes TrekFest for Hearing Dogs!
The Trek started and finished in the Hope Valley, near the village of Castleton. It took the walkers for a few miles along the Pennine Way, including beautiful Kinder and Edale, before dropping down s...
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Tuesday 18 August 2015 - Hearing Dogs for Deaf People Open Day!

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Tuesday 19 May 2015 - MD Susie Cooke to 'Trekfest' for Paw Pals Charity of the Year
The charity was voted Paw Pal's charity of the year 2015 after a vote by the franchise network at their annual conference. Hearing Dogs for Deaf People is a national charity and centre of excellence i...
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Friday 17 April 2015 - Supporting Hearing Dogs at the London Pet Show
They have a number of fundraising events planned throughout the year and are also aiming to raise more awareness of the charity. Managing Director of Paw Pals, Susie Cooke, says “Our aim is to h...
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Wednesday 25 March 2015 - Paw Pals to exhibit at the London Pet Show 2015!
On Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th May 2015 the London Pet Show is coming to its new home in the Excel in London and Paw Pals will be there! From micro-pig racing to rabbit show jumping, there is somethi...
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Monday 5 January 2015 - Humphrey Wins Paw Pals Christmas Advent Competition!
Humphrey the handsome King Charles spaniel was the overall winner of our Facebook Advent photo competition, which ran throughout December with his win being announced on Christmas Day.  Humphrey'...
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Wednesday 24 December 2014 - Paw Pals Announce Their 2015 Charity of the Year
With so many wonderful and important charities out there, it was a very difficult decision for all of us at Paw Pals to pick our charity of the year 2015.  After discussing many charities in dept...
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Sunday 26 October 2014 - MD Susie Does Great South Run for The Cinnamon Trust
She completed the 10 mile long race in Portsmouth and Southsea on Sunday 26th October in a time of 1 hour 28 minutes - 2 minutes faster than when she ran it in 2012! The wonderful charity, The Cinnamo...
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Saturday 11 October 2014 - Paw Pals Annual Conference 2014
It was the perfect opportunity for the new franchisees to meet our existing franchisees and for everyone to have a great catch up!
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Thursday 17 July 2014 - Heat Stroke Awareness in Dogs
Exercise and companionship while you are away is an important part of your dog's routine, but during the summer months Paw Pals needs to pay extra attention to the needs of your dogs as we are...
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Sunday 1 June 2014 - Launch of New Paw Pals Ashington
Diane and husband Paul launched Paw Pals Ashington on June 1st, with the help of their lovely dog Jess. Diane has spent the last 35 years working as a Pharmacy Technician for the NHS. What a...
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Friday 23 May 2014 - EWIF Franchisor of the Year Award 2014 | Paw Pals
Paw Pals Managing Director, Susie Cooke, was chosen as a finalist for the 2014 EWIF awards in the Woman Franchisor of the Year catagory. EWIF, Encouraging Women into Franchising, is an organisation en...
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Friday 4 April 2014 - New Website for Pet Care Franchise Paw Pals
Paw Pals are very proud to announce our brand new website went live on Friday 4th April 2014. Huge thanks go to Rob and the team at Enotions for doing such a grand job and making it all happen. The si...
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Paw Pals Ashington
Contact: Diane & Paul Routledge
t: 01670 521214
m: 07921 812281
e: ashington@paw-pals.co.uk
Diane & Paul Routledge

Locations

Diane and Paul provide pet care services in the following areas:

  • Ashington
  • Choppington
  • Morpeth
  • Bedlington
  • Newbiggin by the Sea

If your area is not listed above, please ring to enquire if we can help.

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