UK Dog Awards Winners Really are Man’s Best Friend

UK Dog Awards Winners Really are Man’s Best Friend A Labrador called Star, who has been described as a little boy’s ‘light in his darkest times’, was just one of the deserving doggy winners to be discovered in the Barking Mad UK Dog Awards, which celebrated canine companions and the difference they make to our lives.   Proud owner, Denise …

Barking Mad Franchise Celebrates 20 Years

Barking Mad Franchise celebrates 20 years of helping to overcoming doglessness and social isolation The Barking Mad Dog Care franchise, founded in 2000 to provide home from home dog care instead of kennelling, is celebrating 20 years of enabling people to experience health and well-being benefits by offering an alternative to dog ownership.  Jennifer Davies, from Colchester, …

Barking Mad Ranked Top Pet Sector Franchise

Barking Mad Ranked Top Pet Sector Franchise as Elite Franchise announces Top 100 Winners  Barking Mad Dog Care has been ranked as the top pet sector franchise in Elite Franchise’s top 100 league table, as well as ranking as number 34 overall in the UK! The Elite Franchise Top 100 celebrates superlative businesses which are deserving of recognition, with an expert judging panel ranking franchisors on …

Caring for your pets on bonfire night

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Beautiful night skies filled with dazzling colour, sparkling lights and exciting bangs are thrilling. But spare a thought for our cats and dogs. A staggering 61% of our pets are scared of fireworks* and demonstrate visible signs of stress. Every flash and bang can bring alarming surprise to them. Fireworks often go on for several …

OSCAR Rewarding Educational Success

OSCAR Pet Foods takes pride in rewarding educational success at Myerscough College based on the principle of care for future animal welfare. OSCAR’s 2019 winner is Julie Dixon FdSc Welfare of Animals (Wildlife Conservation). The presentation took place on 11th July at the Higher Education Graduation Ceremony where she received an OSCAR trophy for recognition and …

Petpals franchise owners pass Ofqual Level 3 Professional Daycare and Boarding Course.

Petpals franchise owners across the UK are successfully completing the Ofqual Level 3 Professional Daycare and Boarding course. This new qualification will enable them to achieve the ‘Higher Standard’ in the Animal Activity Licensing Regulations, updated by DEFRA in 2018. Licensing now requires that to meet the ‘Higher Standard’, a member of staff with a relevant …

It’s all Silver for OSCAR

BFA’s Pip Wilkinson stands alongside the OSCAR Pet Foods team, as they’re awarded the silver “Franchisor of the Year” award. Preston based OSCAR Pet Foods wins a coveted Silver ‘Franchisor of the Year’ accolade at the nationally recognised 2019 bfa HSBC Franchise Awards. The thrill of winning Silver in its 25th Anniversary year surpasses OSCAR’s excitement …

Barking Mad Husband and Wife Team Declared Top Dogs at Major Franchising Awards

Barking Mad Husband and Wife Team Declared Top Dogs at Major Franchising Awards John and Elaine Warburton, Barking Mad franchise business owners from Fife, were announced as “Franchisee of the Year” winners of the Lifestyle category at last night’s glittering bfa HSBC Franchise Awards ceremony. The highly coveted awards are the franchising industry’s most important …

‘Bring Your Dog To Work Day’ – Friday 21st June 2019

Join dog owners across the UK in the ‘Bring Your Dog To Work Day’ on Friday 21st June 2019 There’s one day in the year when it’s official – you can bring your dog to work! Founded and organised by Hownd it encourages dog owners to become involved and bring their career-seeking canines to enjoy …

Barking Mad announces the appointment of Richard Dancy and Rachel Stewart as new joint Managing Directors

Barking Mad, the UK’s most trusted dog sitting service, has announced the appointment of two new joint Managing Directors to take over the reins from founder, Lee Dancy. Richard Dancy, (Lee’s husband) who has worked with Barking Mad for 11 years as Marketing Consultant, and Rachel Stewart, Business Development Consultant, are taking over as joint …

The Ultimate Guide to Starting Your Pet Care Franchise

The Ultimate Guide to Starting Your Pet Care Franchise

Pet Care Franchises are one of the most popular franchising options in the UK. According to statistics, more 45% of households in the UK own at least one pet; and the figures are increasing with time. Thus, Pet owners are always in search of pet care franchises UK. You can opt for low cost franchises …

Exciting new launch of enhanced pet food

There has never been a better time to look at franchise opportunities with OSCAR with their exciting new launch of enhanced pet food, which places OSCAR at the height of nutritional excellence! Pet care lies at the heart of everything we do, and, here at OSCAR Pet Foods, we are in the fortunate position of …