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Reach your goals in 2016 with the help of your pet
04 JANUARY 2016

Reach your goals in 2016 with the help of your pet

Despite good intentions, 80% of people who make New Year’s resolutions will fail to keep them, with most of us giving up in the first week. It can be hard to stick to resolutions, especially if you go it alone, but involving your pet could be the secret to your success!

Help Your Cat Beat The January Blues
20 JANUARY 2016

Help Your Cat Beat The January Blues

It’s not just humans that get down in the dumps. Like us, cats feel a whole host of complex emotions and whilst they may be more reserved than other pets, they are known to suffer from depression more than most.

Digging for Dirt on Pet Habits
16 FEBRUARY 2016

Digging for Dirt on Pet Habits

Last month we set out to discover which boundaries the nation’s pet lovers are willing to cross when it comes to their furry loved ones… and the results are fascinating! It’s clear that there’s very little a devoted pet parent wouldn’t do for their four-legged friends, with one in ten admitting to sharing a hairbrush with their pet! Many also felt that non-pet owners simply don’t understand the bond between parent and pet – but does this mean that the line between good and bad habits has been blurred?

Happy Mother's Day Pet Mums!
02 MARCH 2016

Happy Mother's Day Pet Mums!

As animal lovers, we feel that the nation’s pet mums should be acknowledged for the care and love that they rain upon their pets every day. So on behalf of beloved pets everywhere, Happy Mother’s Day!

Create a long lasting bond with your pet
18 MARCH 2016

Create a long lasting bond with your pet

Rosewood understand that the love between parents and their pets is unconditional, so what better way to fill your heart with that warm fuzzy feeling than spending some valuable time with your faithful furry friend. To ensure they feel loved no matter what, why not set aside some time each week to arrange a pet date night, letting them know that no matter what, they’ll always be top dog! We’ve shared some ideas for creating the perfect pet date to help you and your pet create a long-lasting bond.

Rabbit Residence calls for greater awareness of responsible ownership
30 MARCH 2016

Rabbit Residence calls for greater awareness of responsible ownership

Rosewood has teamed up with the bunny brains behind Rabbit Residence, a rabbit rescue and rehoming centre that specialises in caring for Britain’s third most popular pet. Thousands of rabbits are expected to be bought as presents this Easter, but sadly many of them are likely to be dumped within just a few months. It’s for this reason that Rabbit Residence founder Caroline Collings and her team are calling upon the public to get clued up about these intelligent animals before introducing one into their home.

The Dos and Don’ts of Summer Pet Care
12 APRIL 2016

The Dos and Don’ts of Summer Pet Care

From allergies to sunburn, our four-legged friends can suffer the same summer struggles as their human counterparts. So, with summertime just around the corner, it’s time to prepare your pets for the rising temperatures ahead. To help, we’ve pulled together the top dos and don’ts of summer pet care to ensure that you, and your pet, are ready for the sunny season.

Playtime, Not Just For Your Pet!
05 MAY 2016

Playtime, Not Just For Your Pet!

Dogs don’t just love to play, they need to play and variety is key when it comes to keeping both you and your four-legged friend happy.

Take The Lead For Walk To School Week
19 MAY 2016

Take The Lead For Walk To School Week

The sun is out and Brits are dashing to the gym in a bid to prepare their summer bodies for the holiday season ahead. With so many gym memberships and fitness classes available to us, it’s easy to forget about one everyday exercise that wont cost us a single penny… walking.

Grass v Grain: Food For Thought
06 JUNE 2016

Grass v Grain: Food For Thought

As Britain’s love of rabbits and guinea pigs continues to grow, Rosewood understands that good things often come in small packages, and pets are no exception!

Paul O’Grady Named Celebrity Pet Dad of The Year
17 JUNE 2016

Paul O’Grady Named Celebrity Pet Dad of The Year

With Father’s Day fast approaching, the public has crowned TV personality, Paul O’Grady ‘Celebrity Pet Dad of the Year’ in the Rosewood Pet Parent awards.

Survey Reveals Top Pet Parenting Secrets
06 JULY 2016

Survey Reveals Top Pet Parenting Secrets

Last month we surveyed pet parents to discover the roles that our hearts and heads play in the planning and preparation for a new pet – and the results are heartwarming. Interested? Keep reading to find out more.

Five Things To Consider Before Getting A New Pet
20 JULY 2016

Five Things To Consider Before Getting A New Pet

As the number of people with pets in the UK continues to rise, we want to ensure that soon-to-be pet parents are in the know before expanding their fur family. We know that pets are easy to love but are they easy to look after? Here’s what you should be asking yourself before getting a new pet:

Your Guide of Toys for your Pooch
10 AUGUST 2016

Your Guide of Toys for your Pooch

Excitement is building and the day is finally here for you to bring your tiny bundle of fur home. There have been weeks of preparation and your home is ready and waiting for your new arrival, but have you bought the right toys?

Are you Prepared for Puppy Awareness Week?
15 SEPTEMBER 2016

Are you Prepared for Puppy Awareness Week?

Congratulations puppy parents - dog lovers have been revealed as the UK’s most prepared pet parents! For Puppy Awareness Week (12- 18 September 2016), we surveyed 1,500 pet parents to highlight the considerations that go into choosing the right breed to suit our lifestyles – with one in three owners admitting to prepping for over 12 months before adopting their pup.

Top Tips for Leaving Pets Home Alone
26 SEPTEMBER 2016

Top Tips for Leaving Pets Home Alone

As fellow pet parents, we understand how hard it is to leave pets at home while you’re at work, at the shops or even just out with friends. So, to help make your time apart easier, we’ve put together some handy tips for keeping your furry-friend as happy as possible when you’re not there.

How to make sure your pets have a merry Christmas
21 DECEMBER 2016

How to make sure your pets have a merry Christmas

Christmas wouldn’t be the same without our fur babies, so making sure they are kept safe is our number one priority as responsible pet parents. Keep in mind our top tips to ensure that you and your pets have a fur-tastic Christmas…

Black Cats: Not Just For Halloween
15 OCTOBER 2016

Black Cats: Not Just For Halloween

Although black cats are a huge hit at Halloween, they aren’t as popular all year-round. Some believe this is due to vanity, as people perceive the poor black cat as ‘unphotogenic’. In fact, figures show that black cats are actually the least likely moggies to be adopted.

How to keep your pets comfortable on Halloween and Bonfire Night
27 OCTOBER 2016

How to keep your pets comfortable on Halloween and Bonfire Night

Keeping them safe during Halloween and Bonfire Night festivities is vital. Sudden loud noises can be extremely overwhelming for pets, especially if you’ve got some spooky visitors arriving at your door! To help keep your pet as calm as possible during this time of year, we’ve pulled together our top tips...

Rosewood takes a bite out of pet treats with six new ranges
20 NOVEMBER 2016

Rosewood takes a bite out of pet treats with six new ranges

We’re excited to announce our expansion into the pet treats market with the launch of six new innovative and healthy treat ranges for cats and dogs.


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