Pet salon

Pet salon offers help to lone dog owners in Melton

Anna Pollard and Selina West at The Dog House.

Anna Pollard and Selina West, co-directors of The Dog House Leicester, in Barkby Thorpe, are setting up a number of attractions for dog owners during this government-imposed Covid-19 stay-at-home period.

Anna said: “It’s business as usual for us at the moment.

“However, we understand that things are likely to slow down as we leave our customers at home with a super horny dog ​​who is getting more and more gnarled by the day.

“Our goal is to create a suite of free videos and resources during this difficult time that people can tap into and interact with their dogs from brain play, with topics ranging from desensitization to home brushing and how to prepare for your dog. dog cleaning teeth. .

She said: “We have also spoken to other local dog businesses who are going to get involved and talk about their business and what they are doing and how they can help others in this time of need.”

Selina said: “We also offer to help the local community with anything dog related, whether it is pet food deliveries or a friendly voice to also discuss if people are stuck. alone in rural communities.

“It now seems more than ever that we need to come together and continue to support ourselves and small businesses so that when everything starts to form a new version of normal, we will still be here and hopefully many ‘other small businesses will be too. “

The show, which was named one of the country’s top rural businesses last year and was invited to appear on BBC Countryfile, can be contacted on Facebook at or by phone on 07467 394567.

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