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01
Jun

Get Active this Summer with Digs for Dogs

Dog Lovers Wanted! This summer Digs for Dogs are looking for dog loving families that can provide a loving holiday home to one of our family friendly dogs whilst their owners are away during the summer holidays. Get active and spend more time together as a family this summer, leave your phones at home, turn […]

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23
Mar

Do we spend more on our dogs than our kids?!

According to online pet retailer Vet UK, the average UK dog can cost its owner around £15,000 during its life. But the truth is, people spend far more than that – and far more than the £17,000 it costs to feed a child up to the age of 18. An article in the Daily Mail […]

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14
Mar

March 2017 – Two New Franchisees!

A huge warm welcome to Carol Ashley & Sue Kent, our new franchisees this month!  Carol Ashley has invested in a Dog Walking and Pet Services Franchise, operating in the Bromley Cross, Turton & Edgeworth areas of Bolton, Lancashire.     “Hello, my name is Carol Ashley and I would like to introduce myself as […]

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07
Feb

Another String to our Bow… Dog Training with Helen Coogan!

  Helen Coogan joined the Digs for Dogs team in January 2016, investing in her dog-walking franchise in Prestwich and surrounding areas. She absolutely loves her job and now has regular dog walking packs who she takes around Waterdale, Drinkwater Park and Heaton Park amongst other places. Throughout her career prior to Digs for Dogs, […]

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07
Feb

Woof for your Wellbeing… 5 reasons caring for a dog is good for your health

1)More Exercise Studies show that dog-owners are significantly more likely to get their 30 minutes of recommended daily exercise than those who don’t care for a dog. Dogs need daily walks and play sessions and for some breeds this can be as much as 3 hours a day! But, if caring for a lively Border […]

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17
Jan

The Best Toy for your Dog?

Choosing the right toy can be difficult depending on what stimulates your dog and what specific benefit you would like your dog to receive through play. Whether its exercise, intellectual stimulation, bonding, dental health or a combination, there is a whole host of toys on the market. Before you buy a toy for your dog […]

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03
Jan

January Offer… Get 10% off!

January Offer! Book early to save 10% on your dog’s holiday in 2017   Book your dog’s 2017 holiday of a week or longer before the end of January to guarantee their happy holiday home in the forthcoming year Pay the deposit for your dog’s holiday by February 28th 2017 and pay the balance when […]

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03
Jan

New Year, New Career

Start the New Year with a New Career!   Digs for Dogs Discovery Day Saturday 28th January 2017. Venue: Digs for Dogs Head Office 66, Market Street Tottington, Bury BL8 3LJ Time:12.00pm to 3.00pm Sick of the corporate grind? Hate your 9-5? Then come along to our Discovery Day to find out how you could […]

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12
Nov

New Home-Boarding Franchise in Ormskirk & Southport

Anne-Marie & Chris Rimmer are the proud new owners of their own dog boarding franchise in Ormskirk & Southport!   My name is Anne-Marie Rimmer and along with my husband, Chris, we are setting out on a very exciting adventure as the new franchisees for Ormskirk and Southport. My working life so far has been focused […]

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16
Sep

Digs for Dogs to the Rescue!

Digs for Dogs to the Rescue! This is 8 year old Germna Shepherd, Sasha. She was enjoying a holiday with her host family in the Wigan area when, out of the blue, her family rang to ask if we could re-home her. Due to circumstances beyond their control, her family were relocating and could not […]

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