There are lots of benefits to Take Your Dog to Work Day – and these include factors which apply to the wellbeing of (human!) professionals and pet communities. With the cause raising awareness and funds for pet charities over many years, the day is a great time to shed a light on ways in which to help boost the safety and happiness of animals. On top of that though, studies have shown that Take Your Dog to Work Day is also great for human happiness and wellbeing, with stress levels of workers being severely reduced, and efficiency and productivity levels rising as a result.
With that in mind, and with the day being a growing phenomenon all over the world, here are a few tips which it might be useful to bear in mind if you are planning to take your dog into work this year on June 21st:
That’s right, the 24th April 2019 means only one thing – in our minds at least – and that is International Guide Dog Day! Guide dogs all around the world do amazing work each and every day – it is impossible not to beam with love and respect for those admirable little helpers who devote themselves to making things manageable for those who are without sight.
And that is exactly why there is an International Guide Dog Day, so that everyone can take some time to think about and to celebrate the fantastic work of guide dogs, guide dog trainers and indeed the very special relationship that a guide dog builds up with their best human pals.
As we wrote in our recent article published in Balbriggan Local on the 01st April 2019: ‘Easter is a great time of the year for family to get to together and enjoy themselves. Unfortunately some of the most common Easter items can be dangerous for your pet.’
Adorable and surprisingly affectionate, Guinea pigs are popular pets which build bonds with their owners. Also known as cavies, they originated in the grassy plains and semi-arid deserts of the Andes. They can be fascinating to watch and enjoy human contact and so can be excellent pets.
There’s more to guinea pigs than you might think and here are 40 fun facts which will help you to understand these charming creatures.
Cuddles Pet Store is a Family Run, Independent Pet Store that opened in 2011. Based In Balbriggan, at the Millfield Shopping Centre, we have a large selection of foods, treats and accessories for all types of pets, including dogs, cats, rabbits, guinea pigs, cold water and tropical fish, reptiles, birds and more. And of course you can visit our store to see our selection of fish, we have over 30 display tanks in store, as well as a wide choice of reptiles and small animals.
Our experienced team are on hand to help and advise you on a wide range of issues, from food and nutrition to behaviour and other needs, and of course help advise you and your family on responsible pet ownership when you’re choosing the new addition to your family. Our team can also help you choose the right products for your pet.
You can call or email us with any questions you may have and we are happy to help.
We can deliver too!
You can have your pet products delivered to your door within 2 to 3 working days with our nationwide delivery service and 3 to 7 days with our European delivery service, depending on which country you are based in.
We are located in the Millfield Shopping Centre in Balbriggan. As one of Ireland’s Largest Pet Retailers, we offer amazing value on all your favourite brands of Pet Food including Royal Canin, Canagan, Simpson’s, Burns, Leader, Gain and so many others.
We cater for all types of Pets, including Dogs, Cats, Hamsters, Rabbits, Guinea Pigs, Fish, Reptile and so many more.
You will find that we stock one of the largest ranges of Pet Foods in Ireland. And of course, all types of treats, toys and accessories to keep them all Happy and Healthy.
We are delivering all across Ireland, and Europe too!