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Episode 225 - Cowpugs, Battersea Anniversary and Pet Insurance

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Released Sat October 24, 2020
Length: 1:11:50
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CowPugs

When Julie saw a video of Pugs round up cattle - yes, Pugs rounding up cattle - she desperately wanted to speak to their owner. She tracked down Sara Jean Wedel to find out the truth behind the video.

And the truth is that Paisley and Tuff really do round up cattle. Sara tells Julie why she chose Pugs, and how they came to become cattle dogs. You can find out more at Paisley's Facebook and Instagram accounts.

Battersea 160th Anniversary

Battersea Dogs and Cats Home has been there for animals in need for 160 years! We join in the celebration, and hear from Rebecca MacIver, Rehoming and Welfare Manager, at Battersea about Battersea's history.

How did the charity start? Who are it's famous supporters? Which residents hit the headlines? How many poo bags do they get through in a year? To help support them, visit the Battersea website

Pumpkin Pet Insurance

Deciding which pet insurance is best for your dog can be a headache. New company Pumpkin Pet Insurance seeks to simplify the process for you.

In this interview, Nicole Sager tells Julie about research Pumpkin did into how dog owners spend their money. what products do we buy? Which treatments do we splash out on for our dogs? And how many pet parents opt for pet insurance?

Find out more at the Pumpkin website.

DogCast Radio News

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