A Major Turning Point for Denese’s Rescue Dogs

Denese from near Woodbridge, Suffolk, has rescued animals since the age of 14.  At 58, she is still rescuing animals and currently has nine dogs with severe behaviour issues, due to the abject cruelty they were subjected to before Denese stepped in. Most of the dogs she takes in, have chronic digestive problems, exacerbated by…

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Sensitive Dog Foods… from Salters: What’s Your Dog’s Problem?!

In this trouble-shooting article, Stephen Salter takes a look at some common problems faced by dogs: SENSITIVE PROBLEM: ITCHY SKIN / RAW SKIN This can be a result of an ingredient/material in the dog food, or a chemical stabilizer incorporated into the ingredient/material, before, or during manufacture.   For example, wheat, barley, oats can be a cause…

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Petiquette

For those planning a doggy-cation this Summer, buyagift have kindly put together this guide on “Petiquette”.

In short, this guide outlines the “do’s” and “don’ts” of staying in a hotel with your dog and a fun list of petiquette rules.

Click here to get your guide on Petiquette!

Have Whippets – Will Race

Kathryn Spark shares with us why they feed Salters… “We have whippets which we race so their diet is very important.  We have been using Salters dog food for over 10 years now for our whippets and most have gone on to win a racing title – using Canine Energy when the dogs are working…

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Microchipping – What’s It All About?

From April 2016, it became a legal requirement for all UK dogs aged eight weeks and over to be microchipped.  One in three pets go missing in their lifetime, so it’s a worthwhile precaution.  A lost or stolen dog is more likely to be reunited with their owner if they are microchipped – but what…

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125 Years of the World’s Greatest Dog Show

This March, Crufts celebrates its 125th anniversary. Started by just one man, in 1891, it is now one of the biggest indoor events in the UK and the greatest dog show in the world. Named after its founder, Crufts has evolved from a modestly successful, specialist dog show, into the greatest in the world, with…

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Tarn and Pickle the Partridge

Just one of the many joys of Suffolk Life with Salters!  Here is Salters Pet Foods Veterinary Advisor, James Hill’s dog Tarn with Pickle the Partridge!  Tarn’s coat is so soft that even Pickle can’t resist a snuggle!
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A Ruby and Pups Update

Well, after eight weeks all but Bessy Boots have gone off to their forever homes.  Each family seemed to pick the perfect pup for them, well actually, the pups seemed to pick the perfect family!!  I have had updates and pictures of them and am assured that they are all settling in well. Bessy Boots is…

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Week 4 for Ruby’s Puppies

Here’s our latest update on Ruby’s Puppies as told by Kala: Another week has flown by and the pups are making excellent progress.  They are really finding their feet now and love exploring in the garden.  Feeding time is always fun to watch however they are much more intent on eating the Salters puppy ‘porridge’…

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George Spark & Little Bill Top Ten Open Results

Salters were proud to sponsor a fantastic whippet racing day recently, in memory of George Spark and his dog Billy. We supplied bags of dog food for each of the A final winners. Some great news is that the organisers raised over £476 for Cancer Research during the day!  Well done to all involved and the winners, especially Just Jen and Ones…

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