Beach babes and playing in the waves!

Beach babes and playing in the waves! Summer 2020 is going to see the Great British staycation as we start to be ‘ungrounded’. I for one, love going to the beach. It has to be said, I prefer Norfolk in the winter when there’s no one else about and you can walk for miles with […]

Dog de Bordeaux puppu

10 Things you need to know when finding a breeder

A guide to finding the right breeder… Having seen in the press recently so many sad stories about puppies who have come home and sadly passed away with health issues or being re-homed because people couldn’t cope with them.  It seems there’s a real lack of understanding around where people should be buying puppies from […]

How my dogs helped with my mental health

‘Before you diagnose yourself with depression or low self-esteem, first make sure you are not in fact, just surrounded by idiots’ This little mental health quote is from a meme that I saw flying around on social media and it really made me belly laugh.  Did you know that you’re the average of the 5 […]

Shih Tzu Puppy on a sofa

What lockdown means for rural businesses?

I’m not entirely sure what day it is or in which week are in of lockdown, but what I do know is that I’m busier than ever. An awful lot of people have said ‘I bet you’re glad for some time off’ but when you actually explain that you’re still working hard behind the scenes, […]

Black pug laying down

Top tips for keeping your dog cool this summer!

Keeping your dogs cool in warmer weather is really important.  Now that British Summer Time is officially here – well actually, it was a few weeks ago, but the Sun is out in all of her glory!  But what does that mean for our dogs? As an owners of two hairy German Shepherds, Cody and […]

The Dog House sign

Finding a dog groomer in Leicestershire

How to find a dog groomer in Leicestershire Finding a dog groomer in Leicestershire may sound like a simple task but with a new groomer popping up every few months, you need to decide on the best groomer for your dog.  Ideally one that you will stay with all your dog’s life to ensure they […]

Welcome to The Dog House

The Dog House Story

The Story of two girls who followed their dreams to open a dog grooming salon in Leicestershire

Runners Up….Best Rural Start Up

The Dog House Leicester was awarded Runner Up in the prestigious Rural Business Awards 19/20 Best Rural Start Up Category Midlands