Vita Canis Blog

Oh the Joy a Book Can Bring

September 19th, 2019

I love reading and always have. I think I got it from my mom because every spare minute she got (and still gets) she’d grab a book, a cup of coffee or tea and would dive into a story. We have like a zillion books in my parent’s flat and I’m not even exaggerating! Novels… Read More »

Goodbye Itch 👋

September 12th, 2019

A few of my previous blogs focused on environmental allergies – how they impact our furry friends’ lives and how we can help them the natural way. I wrote how bathing your dog at home is very effective, cheap and the sensible thing to do in order to remove the allergens from the coat and… Read More »

Broccoli: Nature’s Superfood

September 5th, 2019

More Herbs, Less Salt Day.. who knew? When I was scrolling [https://www.cute- calendar.com/calendar/]cute calendar the other day looking for inspiration for my newsletters, I came across another unusual day… More Herbs, Less Salt. Yip… you read right… and it’s celebrated on the 29th of August. This day should then inspire us to use more herbs and… Read More »

A Visit To The Vet…

August 29th, 2019

As if Martha hasn’t been through enough in the last few months with the c-section and looking after her puppies… I received a message from Zoe, who was looking after my dogs and the kennels while I was at Premiergroom a few weeks ago, saying Martha didn’t finish her food. This was really odd as… Read More »

Essential Oils for Green Cleaning.

August 22nd, 2019

Remember when I called essential oils powerhouses? When it comes to the power of essential oils we can use it to not only look after ourselves and our dogs but also in our home. They can be very powerful helpers when it comes to keeping your home clean and smelling fresh. Just as we try… Read More »

When The Struggle Is Worth It.

August 16th, 2019

The Three Peaks Challenge was the hardest physical challenge I have ever done in my life. OMG! Inspired by my friend Tasha Anderson, I booked the challenge on the 3rd of August 2019. My thoughts were that August is usually nice and warm, and it was. We were very lucky with the weather. It was… Read More »

The Powerhouse That Is an Essential Oil

August 8th, 2019

As I mentioned in my newsletter this week I’m very grateful to every single person who took their time and completed the survey. Thank you so much, once again ❤︎. So many of you mentioned that the products smell lovely. I am, of course, a bit biased but I agree 😊. That, however, wasn’t my… Read More »

Puddles of Fun!

August 1st, 2019

And here we are again… summer is in full blast! Personally, I love it! I love the sun and the warm weather, and I actually even cope well in hot weather too. Maybe it’s because I used to live in Slovakia where we used to have, and still have, very hot summers (and I’m talking… Read More »

Echinacea: The Powerful Healer

July 27th, 2019

I’ve been back home (my English home) for almost a week now and the six days spent in Slovakia with my family were AMAZING! The weather was good, the food was incredible, as usual, and it was lovely to see new cafés and restaurants opening where you could sit outside and enjoy the lovely food.… Read More »

Sleeping Under The Stars

July 22nd, 2019

I’m not an experienced camper at all but I do ❤︎ it. As a little girl, I always dreamt of camping in the wilderness, with my dog, under the stars. I imagined us asleep, under a big rock overhang. We’d have a fire going and would be nicely cuddled up in a sleeping bag. We’re… Read More »