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HOW TO MAKE WALKIES THEIR FAVOURITE TIME OF DAY (AND YOURS!)

It’s no secret that our four-legged friends love their walks, it’s the paw-fect opportunity to get out of the house a...

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Introducing our Superfans

Our Superfan panel is made up of a mixture of personalities, breeds, ages and dietary needs but there’s one thing that they all have in common and t...
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3 WAYS TO MOVE MORE THIS MONTH WITH YOUR FOUR-LEGGED FRIEND

April is the month where we try and get moving more, whether it be hitting our 10,000 steps or trying our hand at a new s...

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KEEPING YOUR BEST FRIEND SAFE

Many of us have welcomed a four-legged friend into the family over the past year for exactly these reasons, as we’ve found ourselves at home with mo...
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We’ve donated 1.4 Million Meals Through #NOURISHEVERYDOG

In 2019, we launched our #NourishEveryDog campaign with the target of donating 1 million meals to In 2019, we launched our #NourishEveryDog campaign w...
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OUR SUSTAINABILITY PLEDGE

Here at Butcher’s we’ve been making nutritious and delicious recipes for dogs for over 30 years now. But as part of our commitment to keeping dogs...
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TAIL-WAGGING WAYS TO MAKE 2021 PAWSOME

This year has taken some strange twists and turns. As a result, we’ve spent more time than ever at home in uncertainty, but of one thing we can be s...
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2020 HAS BEEN OUR YEAR OF THE DOG

This year has taken some strange twists and turns. As a result, we’ve spent more time than ever at home in uncertainty, but of one thing we can be s...
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BUTCHER’S DOG-FRIENDLY FESTIVE GUIDE

'Tis the season for festive fun, so our Christmas tree is up and decorated, and whilst we’re busy getting in the Christmas spirit, it’s important ...
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A CALM AND HAPPY BONFIRE NIGHT WITH LUCY PROCTOR

Bonfire Night can be a scary time for your dog – but it doesn’t have to be. If you start early, you can ease your dog into a calm and relaxed stat...
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#TRICKFORTREAT

This Halloween week we’ve been celebrating our four-legged friends’ terrifyingly clever tricks to mark the launch of our new naturally meaty Treat...
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A DOG-WALKER’S GUIDE TO AUTUMN

The leaves are turning, temperatures are dropping and the nights are drawing in. It can only mean one thing; autumn is upon us. Stay one step ahead by...
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TIME FOR A TREAT (OR TWO)

At Butcher’s, we are committed to nourishing all dogs with our tasty recipes, and that is why we started our #NourishEveryDog mission. One of the ch...
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INTRODUCING OUR PANEL OF FOUR-LEGGED SUPERFANS!

Our Superfan panel is made up of a mixture of personalities, breeds, ages and dietary needs but there’s one thing that they all have in common and t...
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SPOTLIGHT ON ANIMAL LARDER AND FOOD SHELTER

At Butcher’s, we are committed to nourishing all dogs with our tasty recipes, and that is why we started our #NourishEveryDog mission. One of the ch...
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SEA, SAND AND A WAGGY TAIL

Finding a quiet, sandy beach can be the perfect day out for all the family, including your furry friend. There is plenty of space to chase a frisbee o...
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1,000,000 MEALS DONATED THROUGH #NOURISHEVERYDOG

Last year at Butcher’s we began our mission to nourish all dogs in need. This year with all your help, we have reached our pawsome goal of donating ...
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MEET THE NATION’S LOCKDOWN DOG HEROES!

The Daily Mirror and its regional newspapers launched a pawsome competition at the start of June to find the Nation’s lockdown dog hero and celebrat...
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HOME ALONE – DOG EDITION!

Lots of our furry friends have been the biggest winners by having their favourite humans at home with them during this difficult time. So, when it’s...
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GET THOSE TAILS WAGGING WITH A NEW PURPOSE

Our furry friends always seem to be happy, bounding abound and causing mischief. But did you know our dogs are happiest when they have a purpose? Many...
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MORE TIME TO LOVE

Many dogs are loving having their families at home more, making the most of the extra cuddles and tummy tickles! For over 14,000 years dogs and humans...
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JUMP INTO ACTION!

Lockdown: one thing is for sure. Our dogs are happy that we are at home so much. With more time spent at home, for many with competing priorities like...
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TAKE YOUR NEW HOMEMADE TOY FOR A SPIN

Here at Butcher’s, we’ve been busy with our Superfans creating more fun ways to keep your dog happy and entertained. We’ve come up with another ...
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PUPPY LOVE: PART TWO

The second of our puppy training posts, discover three more tips to make the most of time staying at home with your newest addition....
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PUPPY LOVE PART ONE

Why staying at home is the ideal time to puppy train… make the most of this pause in our usually busy lives to give your four-legged friend the best...
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GARDEN GAMES FOR YOU AND YOUR DOG

Now it seems that the glorious spring weather has arrived, it’s time to get out and about in your garden. Keeping your four-legged friend entertaine...
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KEEP YOUR DOG ENTERTAINED INDOORS

At the current time, it is important we keep ourselves and our pets safe and that means spending more time at home. Here at Butcher’s, we’re shari...
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TREAT YOUR DOG TO OUR HOMEMADE TOY!

Our Superfans Naomi and Dottie had a go at making this pawsome toy for Dottie to play with. Do you fancy having a go? It is super easy, but it makes f...
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TEACH AN OLD (OR YOUNG!) DOG NEW TRICKS

Whilst at home with your dog now could be the perfect time to teach your furry friend some new tricks. Keep your dog entertained with learning new tri...
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#WORKINGWITHDOG

If you’re working from home, you might be feeling a little cabin fever creeping in… Here’s how to get more out of home working by making the mos...
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GIVING YOUR PUPPY THE BEST START IN LIFE

Bringing a puppy home to be part of the family is an exciting time for all the family. Give your puppy the best start in life by getting it right in t...
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DOG-FRIENDLY WALKS TO GET YOUR TAILS WAGGING

Whether you're looking for a walk close to home or you're ready for a new adventure, we're sure to have a walk or two that will get your tail wagging....
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BUTCHER’S 12 DOGS OF CHRISTMAS

All dogs deserve to be nourished with love and a healthy, delicious diet. It's one of the reasons we're so passionate about giving back to dog chariti...
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EVERY DOG DESERVES LOVE

He was a gloriously shaggy heartbreaker, who everyone fell in love with on sight. So why was Max, a ‘Heinz 57’ cross-breed, so difficult to rehome...
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THERE’S A GOOD DOG!

Does your dog bark too much or chew everything in sight? You’re not alone. Here, top behaviourists give their solutions to common canine problems....
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PAWS FOR THOUGHT: HOW DOGS IMPROVE OUR MENTAL HEALTH

We know that dogs have been man's best friend for centuries, enhancing our lives and lifting our spirits, but there is also a wealth of scientific evi...
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WIN TICKETS TO THE NATIONAL PET SHOW

To celebrate a fantastic year meeting you all, we’re giving away 50 free pairs of tickets* to meet us and get your paws on our limited edition show ...
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HELP YOUR DOG LIVE HAPPILY & HEALTHILY INTO OLD AGE

Our four-legged friends are part of the family, so it can be challenging to see the effects that old age can bring; slowing their once spritely souls ...
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INTRODUCING YOUR DOG TO YOUR NEW BABY

Expecting a baby is a very exciting time, but can be daunting if it’s your first too. Your dog will be picking up on all the emotions that are whirl...
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WHAT TO DO WHEN YOU HAVE TO GO AWAY WITHOUT YOUR DOG

There are times in life where we simply cannot be with our dogs, be it for a day or two or a holiday, so finding the right person to look after your f...
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MOVING HOME WITH YOUR DOG

Let’s face it, moving home is up there as one of the top three most stressful things to go through, so while you’re doing your best to keep your s...
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FUN GAMES FOR YOU AND YOUR DOG

Playing with your dog is not only fun, but it gives them all-important mental stimulation to keep their brain sharp, reduce stress and develop a playf...
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HELP US #NOURISHEVERYDOG ON TWITTER

At Butcher’s, we believe every dog deserves to be happy, healthy and nourished. To celebrate our the launch of our new TV advert, we’ve started a ...
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FOODS YOUR DOG SHOULD AVOID THIS EASTER – AND ALL YEAR

We all know that with Easter comes chocolate, cakes, roast dinners and lots of deliciousness...but that’s not the case for our dogs, unfortunately. ...
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TAIL OF THE MONTH WITH JADE AND GIZMO

For this Tail of the Month, we asked you to tell us about the most heroic thing your dog has ever done. We loved Jade's story of Gizmo and the amazing...
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OUR FAVOURITE DOG-FRIENDLY HOLIDAYS

Don’t forget your dog needs a holiday too! We’ve put together a list of our favourite dog-friendly places to stay in the UK with CoolStays.com, so...
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Tail of the Month with Maz and Elsa

For this Tail of the Month, we asked you to share your stories about your rescue dogs. We loved Maz's story of her rescue dog Elsa, and how giving her...
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7 TOP TIPS TO MAKE WINTER WALKIES FUN AND FREE FROM HARM

Dogs often love to play in the snow, and there’s nothing that’ll get in the way of their beloved walkies – but as the weather gets colder, it’...
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TAIL OF THE MONTH: JODIE AND ROXY

This month, we asked you to tell us about all the ways your dog loves to keep fit and active – we loved hearing about Roxy's boundless energy from h...
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WIN A GIANT SCRUFFS GRIZZLY BEAR BED

As the weather gets colder, your dog deserves something warm and cuddly to snuggle up in – that’s why we’ve partnered with Scruffs to give you t...
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FOUR FUN WAYS TO GET FIT WITH YOUR DOG

Regular exercise is a great way to keep you and your dog fit and healthy – but what do you do when the daily walk around the park just isn’t enou...
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Tail Of The Month: Julie and Elgin

For this month's Tail of the Month, we asked you to tell us about your favourite Christmas memory with your dog. We were moved by Julie Barrett's love...
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BUTCHER’S TOP 5 CHRISTMAS GIFTS FOR DOGS

Our dogs give us so much love, it’s hard to think of a way we can show them how much they really mean to us too. But we’re here to help – this C...
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WE’RE SUPPORTING STREETVET THIS CHRISTMAS

‘Tis the season for giving, and the Butcher’s team have chosen a very special cause to support this Christmas. StreetVet is changing the future fo...
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How to keep your dog active into their senior years

There are a handful of record-breaking dogs in this world that are living well beyond expectations– and we all want to know how to spend the most ti...
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Make a Pawsome Choice to WIN £50 Butcher’s Vouchers

We've been making some pawsome changes to our packaging here at Butcher's, and to celebrate our new biodegradable, recyclable can multipacks, we're gi...
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Tail Of The Month: Katie and Bailey

For this month's Tail of the Month, we asked you to tell us about the special relationship between your children and your dogs. We adored this heart-w...
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WIN NATIONAL PET SHOW TICKETS

To celebrate a fantastic year meeting you all, we’re giving away 50 free pairs of tickets* to meet us and get your paws on our limited edition show ...
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WIN A 3 MONTH SUPPLY OF BUTCHER’S TRIPE!

Tripe is king of all the super foods for dogs – so we’re giving you the chance to WIN a 3-month supply of Butcher’s Tripe Mix! Tripe is packed w...
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Try Tripe this World Tripe Day

24th October is World Tripe Day, and we’re spreading the word about all the naturally nutritious benefits of feeding your dog Butcher’s Tripe. But...
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TAIL OF THE MONTH: CHRISTINA, TYSON AND STORM

For this month's Tail of the Month, we asked you to tell us about your dog's favourite toy. We had tears in our eyes reading about Christina Wadeley's...
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Getting Another Dog? Calm the Chaos with Lucy Proctor

When you have more than one dog to feed, meal times can often be seen as the most hectic time of the day – but Dog Listener Lucy Proctor has let us ...
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TAIL OF THE MONTH AUGUST – KATIE AND TYE

For this month's Tail of the Month, we asked you to tell us about the happiest moment you've shared with your dog. We absolutely loved Katie Elizabeth...
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THE “ALPHA THEORY” DEBATE WITH LUCY PROCTOR

There’s a lot of information flying around about the "Alpha Theory". We’ve teamed up with Dog Behaviourist Lucy Proctor to give you a simple overv...
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READING YOUR DOG’S BODY LANGUAGE WITH LUCY PROCTOR

Dogs read other dogs' body language all the time; it’s programmed into their DNA. As soon as a dog spots another, they’re sussing each other out t...
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INTRODUCING DOG LISTENER LUCY PROCTOR

We know that tasty and nutritious food is only a part of what keeps your dog happy and healthy. So, we have teamed up with dog behaviourist Lucy Proct...
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TAIL OF THE MONTH JULY – LESLEY-ANN AND HARRIS

For this month's Tail of the Month, we asked you to tell us about the biggest adventure you've been on with your dog. We were blown away by Lesley-Ann...
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WE’RE TAKING THE LEAD WITH PLASTIC-FREE PACKAGING!

We’ve been making some big changes and learnt a few new tricks along the way. Earlier in the year, we launched our fresh new look to celebrate all t...
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THE HEAT IS ON!

This summer is set to be a scorcher, and while that may be great for topping up our tans, with the hot days and sunshine comes a responsibility. Just ...
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TAIL OF THE MONTH – LINDS AND LILY

This month, we asked Butcher’s fans to tell us the naughtiest thing their dog has ever done. We had lots of hilarious entries, but this one from Lin...
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FIND YOUR PERFECT MATCH THIS PUPPY SEASON

With litters cropping up here, there and everywhere, it’s tempting to think about buying a puppy for yourself. But there’s more to finding your pe...
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SNIFFING OUT THE BEST FOOD FOR YOUR DOG? GIVE TRIPE A TRY!

As pet-owners, we do absolutely everything we can to show our dogs just how much we love them. But when it comes to feeding time, how do you know what...
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SPOTTED OUR NEW LOOK? WE’VE LEARNT A FEW NEW TRICKS!

As you might have noticed, things are looking a bit different here at Butcher’s HQ. We’ve got a fresh new look, and we’ve put it all over our fo...
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MEETING A RATHER PRICKLY CUSTOMER WITH JEN’S HEDGEHOG RESCUE

Earlier this month, we met up with Jen’s Hedgehog Rescue to learn all about how they help endangered hedgehogs, and to donate a car-load of Butcher...
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TAIL OF THE MONTH – TRACEY AND SCOUT

This month, we asked Butcher’s fans to send in their stories about when they first laid eyes on their dog. The winning story comes from Tracey Ison,...
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