Welcome to our latest feature! Our online blog where we hope you will visit to read our posts on a regular basis!

 

October 12, 2018

Why do cats purr?

We love to hear our cats purr and there is nothing better than a cat curled up on your lap, content and happy, but why do they do it?

October 8, 2018

Anal Gland Issues

This topic is not for a dinner party conversation, but knowing how to spot a problem could save your dog a lot of misery.

October 5, 2018

How much exercise does my dog need?

Regular exercise is important for any dog. It helps keep them in shape, prevents obesity and is really important for their mental health

October 1, 2018

Top Tips for an enjoyable Halloween

It’s October and this month sees the third biggest celebration in the UK – Halloween! As this celebration approaches, here are a few tips for staying safe with your pets.

September 24, 2018

Dental Care Tips for Dogs

Cleaning your pet's teeth is an essential part of pet ownership. It is important to maintain healthy gums and teeth for your dog as good dental health ensures good overall health in the long term.

September 18, 2018

Why do dogs wag their tails?

Dogs wag their tails to convey that they are happy, friendly and excited... Very true in a lot of cases, but dogs also use their tail to communicate

September 6, 2018

Preparation for firework season

Fireworks can be a source of fear for many animals and pets. It is natural for a dog or a cat to be scared of loud noises and unfamiliar sights and sounds. Most fireworks make some kind of loud bang and these sounds naturally startle dogs, especially since they have a more acute sense of hearing than humans.

September 4, 2018

What is it with cats and water?

When it comes to drinking most dogs aren't picky, muddy puddle, river water and even out of the toilet bowl, if left open! Cats, on the other hand, are a bit more particular.

August 28, 2018

6.6 million households own a dog

The UK's dog population is now at 9 million, a five per cent increase on last year.

August 21, 2018

Coping with a travel anxious dog

Travelling can sometimes be stressful for dogs and they can become quite anxious and even suffer from travel sickness. Here are our Top Tips for making it a bit less stressful for your dog. 

August 9, 2018

Feeding your cat

It is never an easy task to keep a cat happy with their food. In a cats mind they will only eat when they want, what they want and like to eat little and often, so we have spent a long time perfecting our recipes to make sure they are delicious and nutritious.

August 6, 2018

Overweight Dog? What can be done to help them lose weight?

Over 40% of all dogs in the U.K. are classed as overweight or obese. Overfeeding and a lack of exercise are the two main reasons cited by vets and nutritional experts for dogs being too overweight. Here are our top tips for helping your dog to reduce their weight and to keep this weight off long term. 

August 1, 2018

Underweight Dog? How can you help them to gain weight

Some dogs can be too lean and underweight. Here are our top tips for getting them to their perfect weight.

July 27, 2018

The Trophy Range of Herbal Blends

These natural herbs have a range of benefits and are reputed to help in many areas

July 24, 2018

The best way to store your pet food

You have made your choice, ordered your Trophy pet food and your order has been delivered. Now, here are some top tips for keeping that food in tip top condition.

July 20, 2018

Trophy Pet Foods Green Policy

Trophy Pet Foods recognises its responsibility to respect the environment and will strive to achieve environmental best practice throughout its business activity. The Directors of Trophy Pet Foods Ltd are committed to achieving the highest standards of environmental performance.

July 19, 2017

Ageing in dogs

The problems associated with ageing will vary with each individual dog. There will be the steady deterioration in cells, cell systems, organs and outward appearance. There may well be a reduced immune function, loss of cognitive abilities and loss of sensory perception...

July 13, 2018

Yeast infection in pets

Yeast dermatitis is a fairly common inflammatory skin condition in pets. The condition is caused by overgrowth of the Malassezia species of yeast (different to any yeast used in pet food), which are normal inhabitants of the skin, ears and mucocutaneous areas.

July 5, 2018

What to do if your dog has a tick

Tick season tends to be between spring and autumn, but they are active throughout the year.

July 4, 2018

Community Events

Are you involved in organising a community event or does your local group need to find a new guest speaker? Our Trophy Pet Foods team of local branches enjoy attending numerous and varied events throughout the year, up and down the country.

June 26, 2018

Top Tips for preventing heat exhaustion in dogs

As the weather heats up this week and next, it's important to remain aware of how the heat affects your dog...

June 20, 2018

Bring Your Dog To Work Day

This Friday is #bringyourdogtoworkday and businesses will be encouraged to let employees bring their dogs in with them in order to raise money for charity.

June 14, 2018

The Ethical Company Organisation

Trophy Pet Foods are independently accredited by The Ethical Company Organisation and we are proud to hold their top ranking

June 11, 2018

Helpful tips on feeding your dog.

Mealtimes are usually one of the highlights of your dogs daily routine...

June 8, 2018

My Dog Has Itchy Skin

If you dog suffers from itchy, irritated skin you may be looking at the reasons that can cause this and what you can do to help improve it. It is often difficult to determine the exact cause of the problem.

June 4, 2018

Why Do Dogs Eat Grass?

Dogs love to munch away on grass and some even make it part of their daily routine. Fortunately, most experts believe it isn't something you should worry about.

May 31, 2018

Healthy Digestion

A dog with a healthy gut is a much happier & healthy dog. Here are our top tips for dogs with sensitive stomachs and/or poor digestion. Recognising these signs and understanding some of the causes, will help you in choosing the right kind of food to support your dog.

May 24, 2018

Trophy Pet Foods Customer Survey Results

Trophy Pet Foods Customer Survey Results. In March and April we asked our customers to complete a survey, asking various questions on the services and products we provide, here at Trophy Pet Foods.

May 15, 2018

Reviews are the key to finding a pet food you can trust

At Trophy Pet Foods, we believe that our new and prospective customers should be able to see exactly what our current customers have to say about our foods and services. It is with this conviction which has led us to partner with Trustpilot, one of the world’s largest online review communities. We want to provide our customers with a voice and allow them to easily provide feedback, in a positive and meaningful way.