All Posts by Gemma Johnstone

About the Author

Gemma is a freelance writer and official dog nut. With 15 years of experience in the pet industry, she is a passionate animal welfare advocate. She has worked for the Scottish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, ran her own specialist dog shop for ten years, has volunteered for her local rescue shelter, and is studying towards completing an Advanced Diploma in Canine Behaviour. Gemma is currently travelling around Europe with her wonderful rescue dog, Annie.

A guide to fun dog activities

25 Fun Things to Do With Your Dog

By Gemma Johnstone | Dog Q&A

Keeping your dog physically and mentally enriched is vital for their wellbeing. Studies have shown that a bored dog is more likely to be destructive, vocal or stressed.  Trying new things also strengthens the bond you have with your dog – as long as you choose appropriate activities. If you’re struggling for inspiration, here are […]

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Camping warmth guide

How to Keep a Dog Warm When Camping

By Gemma Johnstone | Dog Q&A

If your dog is active, adaptable and loves outdoor adventures, then camping trips can be great fun. It’s essential to keep your pet at the right temperature though. Nights can be bitterly cold – even in the summer. And if you’re camping in non-summer seasons, the temperatures can be dangerously cold throughout the day. Here […]

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