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  1. Choosing the Perfect Dog Harness - Strap Up for Success

    Choosing the Perfect Dog Harness - Strap Up for Success

    When it comes to choosing the right dog harness, there are many factors to consider. Traditional leads and collars put pressure on your dog's delicate neck area, one of the most vulnerable parts of your dog's body. Many dog owners are now making the switch to dog harnesses, but finding the right one can prove difficult.   

    Collars vs Dog HarnessSelecting the right dog harness is essential for your dog’s comfort, health, and safety. At PerfectFit, we prioritise your dog's well-being with our modular design of harness. In this guide, we'll explore the unique features that make PerfectFit Harnesses the ideal choice for

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  2. Puppy Crying at Night: From Whimpers to Zzzs

    Puppy Crying at Night: From Whimpers to Zzzs 

    Settling a new puppy into your home is an incredibly exciting venture but it can be understandably challenging to transition your puppy into their new environment, particularly when it comes to nighttime routines. One common hurdle that many puppy owners face, is the challenge of how to stop a puppy crying at night. Be reassured, that with patience, understanding, and a few helpful strategies, you can ease your puppy’s nighttime distress and create a peaceful sleep environment for both of you. 

    Puppy Crying at Night

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  3. The Best Puppy Harness Options for Your Pup

    The Best Puppy Harness Options for Your Pup

    Navigating the world of puppy harnesses can feel overwhelming! With a huge selection of options available, choosing the right one can become a daunting task. However, amidst the sea of choices, there are some fundamental factors that should guide every pet parent’s decision, which prioritize a pup’s well-being at all times. Ensuring that a harness not only fits snugly but also prioritizes the health, comfort & safety of your growing puppy is paramount. In this blog, we delve into the details involved in picking the perfect harness that strikes the balance between style and functionality.

    Puppy Harness

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  4. Puppy Toilet Training: Guide for a Spotless Home & Happy Pup

    Puppy Toilet Training: Guide for a Spotless Home & Happy Pup

    Puppy Toilet Training

    If you’ve recently brought home a new puppy, then congratulations! Bringing a new puppy into your home is an incredibly exciting opportunity and joyous experience. Puppies bring endless amounts of love and fun into our lives, offering dog owners an adventure full of learning curves, opportunities and, of course, challenges! Training is an important part of the bonding process and, as responsible pet owners, it is our duty to train and guide our pups on how to enjoy our homes appropriately and teach them important life skills in order for them to live in our busy lives harmoniously.

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  5. Easy Pet Care Advice & Tips: Tips for Happy, Healthy Dogs

    Easy Pet Care Advice & Tips: Tips for Happy, Healthy Dogs

    Pet Care

    Taking care of a dog is an incredibly rewarding experience that brings joy and companionship into our lives. It also comes with responsibilities to ensure our canine friends remain happy and healthy. In this blog we explore how to take care of a pet, from grooming to nail clipping, here are some easy pet care tips to keep your four legged family member thriving. 

    Kind & Compassionate Handling During Grooming 


    Grooming is an essential part of pet care. The level of grooming your dog will need is dependant on the type of coat that they have, as well as their age and the time of year. However, this experience can be stressful

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  6. Dog Friendly Days Out for Tail Wagging Excitement

    Dog Friendly Days Out for Tail Wagging Excitement 

    Dog Friendly Days Out

    Are you ready to embark upon unforgettable adventures with your dog? Look no further! From leisurely strolls to exhilarating explorations, there’s a plethora of dog friendly days out waiting for you and your canine pal right here in the UK. There is an increasing desire among dog parents to be able to include their dogs in day trips and outings rather than leaving them at home alone. As a result of this, there is an increasing number of dog friendly places available to visit in the UK, which means that, including our four-legged family members in our activities has never been easier! Enjoy our blog, where we dive into the word of dog friendly days out,

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  7. Practical Ways to Reduce Dog Pulling: From Tug of War to Harmony

    Practical Ways to Reduce Dog Pulling: From Tug of War to Harmony 

    Dog Pulling- PerfectFit Lead

    Walking your dog should be an enjoyable and relaxing experience for both you and your canine friend. However, if your dog tends to pull on the lead, it can quickly turn into a frustrating and exhausting ordeal, making walks feel more like a chore than a pleasure. Dogs pulling on leads is common and can be down to the following reasons:  

    Exploration & Curiosity – dogs may pull on the lead to eagerly investigate scents, sights, and sounds.
    Excitement – dogs often get excited for their walk and may pull on the lead out of enthusiasm.

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  8. Finding the Right Dog Trainer: Choosing the Perfect Partner

    Finding the Right Dog Trainer: Choosing the Perfect Partner

    Dog Trainer

    Bringing a new dog into your life can be an incredibly rewarding experience but it can also come with its fair share of challenges! Whether you have a new puppy or an older dog with behavioural issues, enlisting the help of a professional dog trainer can be a worthwhile investment. With so many different types of dog trainers, training methods and philosophies out there, how do you know which one is right for you and your dog? Most dog trainers will outline their choice of training methods on their online platforms. In this blog we will explore these training approaches, and the language used to describe them. We will also delve into why positive reinforcement training

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  9. Navigating the Puppy Boom: A guide to Responsible Sourcing

    Navigating the Puppy Boom: A guide to Responsible Sourcing 

    Puppy Harness PerfectFit

    The COVID-19 pandemic, understandably, sparked an unprecedented surge in the demand for canine companionship, leading to a booming dog buying market. This demand resulted in a dramatic increase in the prices of puppies. But as prospective puppy owners, what are we truly paying for? Is it a healthier pup? A happier pup? A lifetime of support from the breeder? Sadly, the reality is not always in favour of the buyer. In many cases, the spike in puppy prices can be attributed to factors that don’t necessarily enhance the well-being of the dog. Sometimes, these elevated costs are as a result of trends in stylish coat

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  10. Empowering Our Dogs: The Art of Balancing Boundaries and Freedom

    Welcoming dogs into our lives is an incredibly fulfilling and privileged job to em-bark upon! As responsible pet owners, it is crucial to create a healthy balance between setting boundaries and allowing our canine friends to make their own choices.

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  11. Great Dane Harness: The Perfect harness for your large dog

    The Great Dane, also known as the "Apollo of Dogs," is a majestic and regal breed that has a rich and fascinating history. Originating from Germany, this breed has captured the hearts of dog lovers around the world with its impressive size and gentle nature.

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  12. Greyhound Harness: What to look for in a harness

    The Greyhound, a breed known for its grace, speed, and elegance, has a rich and fascinating history that dates back thousands of years. Originating in ancient Egypt, this breed has captivated the hearts of many civilizations throughout history. Let's delve into the captivating history of the Greyhound.

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  13. Nurturing Happiness Through Enrichment

    Enrichment for dogs extends beyond physical exercise, taking a holistic approach that addresses both the body and mind. While regular exercise and fresh air is an essential part of a dog’s well-being, mental stimulation is equally important for fostering happiness and overall emotional health. 

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  14. Jack Russell Harness: Searching for the perfect harness?

    The Jack Russell Terrier is a small and energetic breed that is known for their lively and tenacious nature, Jack Russells have become beloved companions for many dog lovers. But how did this breed come to be? Let's dive into the rich history of Jack Russell.

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  15. Labradoodle Harness: Looking for the PerfectFit?

    Labradoodles have become increasingly popular in recent years, but not many people know about the fascinating history behind this unique breed. Let's delve into the origins and development of the Labradoodle.

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  16. Golden Retriever Harness: Finding the PerfectFit

    The Golden Retriever is a popular breed of dog known for its friendly nature and beautiful golden coat. But have you ever wondered about the history behind this lovable canine? Let's explore and delve into its captivating history.

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  17. The Art of Understanding the Growl

     This blog aims to explain the importance of listening to our furry friends, especially when they growl, and how understanding this communication can foster a trusting relationship between human and dogs.

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  18. Shih Tzu Harness: What to look for in a harness

    Shih Tzu Harness: What to look for in a harness

    Shih Tzu Harness

     

    History of the Shih Tzu


    The Shih Tzu, with its distinctive appearance and regal demeanour, has a fascinating history that spans centuries. This beloved breed originated in China and has become a popular companion dog worldwide. Let's delve into the captivating history of the Shih Tzu.


    The roots of the Shih Tzu can be traced back to ancient China, where they were highly cherished and revered. These dogs were bred exclusively for the Chinese royal families during the Ming Dynasty, dating back to the 14th century. They were often given as imperial gifts to foreign dignitaries, symbolising good fortune and prosperity.


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  19. Pomeranian Harness: How to find the best harness for you!

    The Pomeranian, also known as the Pom, is a small breed of dog that has captured the hearts of many dog lovers around the world. But do you know the fascinating history behind this adorable little ball of fluff? Let's delve into the rich history of the Pomeranian.

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  20. Rottweiler Harness: Where to find your perfect harness

    The Rottweiler, also known as Rottweil Metzgerhund (Rottweil Butcher Dog), is a breed that boasts a rich and fascinating history. Let's delve into the intriguing past of this remarkable canine companion.

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