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Fun for felines

Beautiful and intelligent, cats love to play! But they can also be very picky, so pairing your cat with the right toy can take a little time. Some may like to roll small balls with tinkling bells around the house, while others prefer clawing at a scratch post or lounging on a cat tree. No…

Cleaning time

If you want happy and healthy fish, a clean tank is key. Cleaning a fish tank can be a quick and easy task if you know what you are doing –if in doubt, don’t fear and follow our guide! So how do you know if your tank needs cleaning? It’s as simple as taking a…

Jobs for the garden in February

As we move into February, the list of garden ‘to-do’ jobs will suddenly triple in size. Be it lawn prep, seed sowing or general maintenance, this month will be a busy one! As the weather warms up, you can start tackling any problems you’ve had with overcrowded plants. Perennials can be divided and replanted into…

Feeding up our feathered friends

With the trees free of their foliage and natural food sources scarce, now is the perfect time to encourage birds into the garden. What better way to do this than provide them with a tasty treat? Fat cakes are a cheap and easy way of offering a helping hand to your garden birds. You can…

Dealing with allergies in pets

As a nation of pet lovers, we do everything we can to ensure our animals are happy and healthy, but annoying allergies can stand in the way. Difficult to diagnose and complicated to treat, allergies can be time consuming and annoying for both yourself and your pet, so make sure you’re familiar with the tell-tale…

Bringing the outside in

If you’re looking for a splash of colour to brighten up your living space, have you considered bringing your garden inside? House plants make wonderful additions to any room, are easy to take care of and are believed to have some beneficial health effects – impressive isn’t it! The majority of houseplants thrive when kept…

Getting to grips with cuttings

A satisfying yet simple way to increase greenery in your garden, being able to take cuttings is a great tool to add to your belt! Now, while plants are in a dormant state, is the perfect time to take cuttings and you’ll be left with lovely new plants to pot up as spring rolls around….

Getting your garden in shape for the year ahead

If you want to see the best from your garden in the summer, now is the time to start taking steps and preparing it for the big bloom. January is all about maintenance, maintenance, maintenance – getting everything in line for the start of shoots appearing with spring. If you have a lawn, you’ll want…

Where to walk in Norfolk

With the whole family on holiday across the Christmas break, you have plenty of time on your hands to make the most of your walks and explore all the beautiful sights Norfolk has to offer – and what better way to burn off all those roasts dinners! Home to lots of country parks and woodland,…

Last minute gifts

It’s official – Christmas is JUST a week away! You’re close to finishing all your wrapping, bought a little few ‘extras’ you couldn’t resist and starting to stow them away under the tree. But what about your four-legged friends? Will they have something to open on Christmas morning? While it may seem trivial to some,…