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14th December 2018

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 Christmas, we’ve put together a list of our favourite festive treats that we think your dog will adore.
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29th November 2018

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 time possible with our beloved companions.
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6th November 2018

A Step Towards Plastic Free – Our 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 keep dogs as happy and healthy as possible, we also have to take responsibility for the impact our packaging can have on the environment.
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6th November 2018

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 giving you the chance to WIN £50 in Butcher's vouchers!
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1st November 2018

Join Butcher’s On Tour!

The Butcher’s team have packed up their big blue van and are on their way around the UK, showing off our brand new packaging to the masses! We’ve got a jam-packed calendar of events this November – here’s a list of every stop on our journey.
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31st October 2018

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-warming story of Emma-Jayne Morris's two little cuties, Katie and Bailey.
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4th October 2018

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 state, ready for when the bangs start going off.
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2nd October 2018

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 you don’t need to let your dog in on the secret – dogs have been loving tripe for centuries!
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30th September 2018

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 lovely dogs Storm and Tyson, and the tiger toy they shared a love for.
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27th September 2018

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 in on a simple trick to keep your cool, and actually use this time to your advantage.
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31st August 2018

Tail of the Month – 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 Toms' story about Tye making her special day even more special.
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30th August 2018

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 overview on what it actually means today.
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3rd August 2018

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 to find out more about them, just like we do as humans.
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2nd August 2018

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 Proctor to give you practical tips and tricks that will make sure your dog has the best life possible.
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31st July 2018

Tail of the Month – 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's story of her incredible dog Harris.
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19th July 2018

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 the wonderfully natural goodness that goes into our food for dogs.
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29th June 2018

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 as we should apply sun cream, there are some do's and don’ts to consider when it comes to our dogs.
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8th June 2018

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 Linds Daly and her dog Lily was our favourite...
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30th May 2018

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 perfect match than just good looks. Here are a few things to think about…
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14th May 2018

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 food is best for your dog?
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11th May 2018

Have you got your FREE can lid?

Want to keep your dog’s favourite Butcher’s meals fresh and tasty for longer? We’re giving away a FREE reusable can lid with every Butcher’s purchase! All you have to do to claim yours is keep your receipt handy, and follow the link to fill in your details.
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8th May 2018

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 foil trays, cans and…everywhere else!
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4th May 2018

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’s food.
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29th April 2018

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, who told us her touching tale about meeting her whippet cross, Scout, for the very first time.
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