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Crufts 2013

Stock is all packed and ready for loading for our Crufts 2013 expedition.  We will be on the same stand as last year Hall 4 stand 172 so please pop by and say hi! We will not only have Dicky Bags this year,  we will also have all our brand new prodcuts to show you which we are very proud of.  As you would expect all of them are hand made in Cornwall from the finest quality neoprene and designed...

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Councillors wake up to the solution

It was so nice to see this report on the web today.  Cllr Petrina Kingham and Ashley Price from Lewes who are determined to do something about the amount of dog waste and dumped bags met discussed and used Dicky Bags as a solution.  It would appear that at last the message our dicky disciples spread is starting to be heard by the right sort of people.  Instant and permanent bins (ie Dicky Bags that...

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Where there’s Muck there’s NO Brass

Frightening statistics have just been revealed on the amount of dog poop generated in each county of the UK and the cost of sending it to landfil. Streetkleen who are campaigning for change in the way councils deal with dog waste have collected together this information to encourage councils to recycle dog waste into energy (yes it can be done – I’ve seen it with my own eyes!). Another...

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Cop a feel!

WE are proud to be able to say that more and more retailers are seing the amazing results of stocking Dicky Bags. We are updating our stockists list to help you find your nearest becuase we know how important it is to be able to see and feel our amazing bags.  Since exhibiting at the BSAVA World Congress in April we have been inundated with trade orders from Veterinary practices plus as usual you...

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beware the perils of “de ja Poo”

For all you happy dog walkers out there who think they have solved their Poop problem by leaving your bags for collection on your return walk I have a word of warning! If you are spotted leaving your poo bags and walking away, you will be fined, and possibly for 2 offences! You can protest your innocence as much as you like but the evidence is you have littered by leaving it and the enforcer will...

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The CURE for Dog Fouling

This is my response to all of the media coverage given to the increase in bagged dog waste found on beaches. We need to talk about the CURE and stop just moaning about the PROBLEM! I have I have known about the dangers of leaving dog waste for years but everyone poo-pooed me (excuse the pun!) plus I was becoming more aware of the added problem of poo bag dumping so I invented the Dicky Bag. It is...

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It’s Snow Time!

Down here in Newquay snow is a rare and very short lived phenomenon so to help us get through these barron winter months I send a plea to you all to send in photos and preferably videos to our website and our facebook page My children are in desperate need to see some white stuff – so please give generously The best will be rewarded handsomely with Dicky treasure

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Win tickets to Crufts 2012

March 8th – 11th 2012 at the NEC in Birmingham and here are just a few ways you can win tickets to the Crufts 2012 Dog Beds simply want you to follow them on facebook or twitter or retweet there competition details Xtra Dog want you to answer 2 simple question from their blog Pets and animal directory want you to tell them when and where crufts 2012 is being held (well i’ve already given...

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Crufts 2012

If there is one thing guaranteed to help you get through the often miserable months of January and February it’s the knowledge that Crufts is just around the corner.  2012 is going to be a very busy year for the UK what with Diamond Jubilees and the Olympic Games and so I’ve got a feeling that Cruft 2012 is going to be the best yet.  All the best of the Canine world will be gathering...

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Which came first?

Hi there people. I was having a chat with a friend of mine the other day who couldn’t wait to tell me about the imminent arrival of her first puppy and it got me thinking about our philosphy on pet ownership versus having children. Having spoken to many dog owners over the year and there seems to be a common pattern which takes one of two paths. Path 1.  Having lived together for a while a...

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