Welcome to our news and blog section full of serious and fun information on pets.

Mark and Chappell Instagram
Mark and Chappell Twitter
Mark and Chappell Facebook
How to Stop Your Dog from Barking

How to Stop Your Dog from Barking

    There’s nothing like the feelgood factor you get from hearing your dog barking excitedly as you return home, waiting to greet you at the door. But what about when that barking goes beyond excitement at a particular situation, becoming frequent,...

read more
How to Clean Your Cat’s Teeth at Home

How to Clean Your Cat’s Teeth at Home

    They may have a reputation for being fiercely independent, but cats rely heavily on their owners to ensure their needs are met on a daily basis. While ensuring a plentiful supply of food and cuddles is up there, a big responsibility that falls on the shoulders of...

read more
Trick or Treat! Halloween Competition 2021

Trick or Treat! Halloween Competition 2021

   It's Time For A Spoooky Competition! It's Halloween and there are lots of treats to be won so get your cameras ready! To get into the spirit of things, we are giving away 3 prizes to the entries with the best pet costume or the best pet trick! The winners...

read more
5 Top Tips for Keeping Your Dog’s Coat Shiny

5 Top Tips for Keeping Your Dog’s Coat Shiny

  They say that beauty comes from the inside out and this is certainly true in the canine world. If your dog has a coat that looks shiny and lustrous, it’s likely that their overall health is in tip top shape too. But what does a healthy-looking coat have to...

read more
Why is my older cat losing weight?

Why is my older cat losing weight?

    As pet parents, we are no strangers to closely monitoring meals and snacks in a bid to fend off obesity in our cats and dogs. So focused are we on this issue, that we are often taken by surprise when the opposite problem occurs, and our pets begin to lose weight...

read more
Fireworks Season Serene-UM Competition – 2021

Fireworks Season Serene-UM Competition – 2021

   Dog & Cat Photo Competition The leaves are turnings, there's a cold bite in the air, Autumn is well and truly underway. That can only mean one thing... fireworks season is approaching – an anxious time for many cats & dogs! In preparation for...

read more
Why do my dog’s gums bleed?

Why do my dog’s gums bleed?

    When our pets are under the weather, it’s an anxious time. They may be off their food or simply seem a lot quieter than their usual energetic selves. Sometimes they may show obvious signs of a problem, which can be even more worrying for us as pet...

read more
Help your pets stay cool this summer!

Help your pets stay cool this summer!

    Whilst we may be enjoying the mini heatwaves this Summer with BBQ’s in the garden, paddling pools and cool drinks, just like us, our beloved companions are struggling to stay cool as temperatures rise. Plus, they have a coat of fur to contend with! Here...

read more
August Competition 2021

August Competition 2021

   It's Competition Time! With Crufts not going ahead this year, we have decided to have a little competition of our own, and we want YOU to be get involved! So get your cameras ready!   Prizes: We're giving away 10 packs of Serene-UM Calming Tablets...

read more
A Guide To Staycations With Your Pets

A Guide To Staycations With Your Pets

    The sun is shining, your bag is packed and you’re ready to put your feet up. It can only mean one thing: holidays! With staycations still the order of the day for 2021, it’s unlikely that many of us will be heading for the airport any time soon, but...

read more
Help Your Pets Adjust To Getting Back To ‘Normal’

Help Your Pets Adjust To Getting Back To ‘Normal’

    When it comes to your beloved pet, routine is everything. From favourite foods and regular walks to their go-to spot for sleep, a pet is most content when they can happily follow a familiar daily pattern. So, now that the COVID-19 pandemic has thrown any...

read more
June Bank Holiday Competition 2021

June Bank Holiday Competition 2021

   To celebrate the launch of our new GRAIN FREE Creamy Centres dog treats we are giving away 3 packs, 1 of each flavour, to 5 lucky winners! So get your cameras ready! To enter, post a pic of your dog in the comments section on this Facebook post and make...

read more
How to Prevent Fleas on Dogs

How to Prevent Fleas on Dogs

   Dogs are well known for their love of catching a ball at any given opportunity. Unfortunately, a ball isn’t the only thing they are prone to catching. Yes, you’ve guessed it – it’s time to talk about the dreaded fleas!   How can a dog catch fleas?...

read more
Healthy Treats for Dog Training

Healthy Treats for Dog Training

    They say you can’t teach an old dog new tricks, but what if you have no other choice? Perhaps you have recently adopted a more mature rescue dog or you may even have a brand-new puppy on your hands, and the time has come to see what they’re made of in...

read more
Keeping Pets Safe This Easter

Keeping Pets Safe This Easter

   With brighter days, flowers in bloom and chocolate aplenty, it’s no wonder Easter is one of the highlights of the calendar year. But while it is a time for celebration, it also has potential to be a hazardous event for your beloved pets.   What are...

read more
Easter Competition 2021

Easter Competition 2021

   This Easter, 3 lucky winners will get their hands on a great prize hamper that includes several packs of our brand new, wheat-free Healthy Bites and the new Healthy Bites Activity Ball! To enter, post a pic of your small pet in the comments of this...

read more
Should You Brush Your Dog’s Teeth?

Should You Brush Your Dog’s Teeth?

    As a pet parent, having a happy and healthy dog is no doubt at the top of your priority list. You ensure they get regular exercise, frequent baths and are never in short supply of their favourite foods – but should you also pay attention to things like...

read more
How To Keep Your Lawn Green With Dogs

How To Keep Your Lawn Green With Dogs

    With warmer, brighter days just around the corner, the green-fingered among us are no doubt gearing up to get their gardens in check. Add a pet pooch to the mix and dreams of a beautiful, blooming lawn might hang in the balance! Luckily, there are ways...

read more
Valentine’s Day Competition – February 2021

Valentine’s Day Competition – February 2021

    Is your dog looking for love this Valentine’s Day? We have 3 great prize hampers to give away to the #dogs with the best dating profiles!  Each hamper has everything your dog needs to be date-ready:  New VETIQ Enzymatic Toothpaste with Bamboo Toothbrush...

read more
3 Healthy Homemade Dog Treat Recipes

3 Healthy Homemade Dog Treat Recipes

   Reaching for the treat bag and seeing the instant excitement of your dog can put a smile on your face. You love making them happy. But dishing out tasty treats is not all about making your dog, or you for that matter, feel good. Treats can also be an...

read more
Weight Management Tips for Dogs

Weight Management Tips for Dogs

   As a dog owner, it’s only natural that you will want to spoil your pets from time to time. It doesn’t matter how many articles you read or what your vet says, when your pup is staring up at you with those pleading eyes, you inevitably find yourself...

read more
Pedro’s Story

Pedro’s Story

    Meet Pedro, he is gorgeous! Pedro was featured in the Mark + Chappell 2021 calendar as Mr. January, and his story is so touching we thought we'd share it. Pedro was abandoned in Spain in 2018 and whilst he was living on the streets and fending for...

read more

Enter Now:

Categories

Dog Walking Schedule

Dog Walking Schedule

Get The Whole Family Involved!

yELLOW dOG uk sIDEBAR

Pet Medication Tracker

Pet Medication Tracker - Mark + Chappell

Need help keeping track of your pet’s medication?

Our Heritage

READ MORE

Our
Heritage

Throughout our history, Mark + Chappell have developed a reputation for being first-to-market with exciting, new product offerings that challenge the traditional way of treatment and how remedies are administered.

Pet Wellbeing

READ MORE

Pet
Wellbeing

From dental to urinary care, our team of dedicated professionals will provide you with the best solutions for managing your pet's healthcare through their evolving life stages, ensuring that your pet enjoys a healthy and happy life.

Product Innovation

READ MORE

Product
Innovation

Innovation and product development are fundamental to the success of Mark + Chappell. Our in-house knowledge and expertise has helped to develop a variety of innovative solutions to the meet the needs of the modern pet owner.