Your shopping bag is empty.

Doolittles Blog

Blog categories

Archive by month

View all

A big thank you with a big discount!

Since our launch on Wednesday we’ve had fantastic support from family and friends and our facebook and twitter followings have risen...

10% Discount Weekend for National Pet Month

This bank holiday weekend sees National Pet Month drawing to a close. One of the main aims central to the campaign is to promote responsible pet ownership, something which we strongly promote at Doolittle's Dispensary. 

Amongst all the...

Doolittle’s Dispensary: Open for business

Welcome to Doolittle’s Dispensary!  It’s been a long time in the making but we can finally announce that the website is open!  To celebrate this we’re planning on cutting our own red ribbon a bit later on, quaffing champagne...

Doolittle's Dispensary Competition: Win 3 months supply of Lintbells products

This week sees the launch of the first Doolittle’s Dispensary competition and we’re thrilled to be offering such a great prize. 

In association with Lintbells, we are offering one lucky...

Father's Day Gifts and Discount

This Sunday the 17th of June 2012, we’ll be celebrating Father’s day. The one day on which we can stop and say thank you to our Dad’s by spoiling them unreservedly.

If you’re anything like us, then you’re likely to...

Doolittle's Dispensary competition: Win an Easi-dri towel

To mark the occasion of reaching over 400 twitter followers and over 120 facebook friends, we’ve decided to celebrate with a great competition. In association with

Do you scoop your dogs poop?

It’s a dirty subject but someone’s got to talk about it.  Even as dog owner’s ourselves, there's still nothing more annoying than stepping in dog poo whilst enjoying a leisurely walk in the park on a dusky summers...

Going for Gold

Olympic fever has set in here at Doolittle’s Dispensary and we are beyond excited about the forth-coming games. The bunting is up, the BBC Olympic App is downloaded and we're...

Fireworks: how to keep you pet calm

The nights are starting to draw in and the first big frost is just around the corner. We’ve brought out our winter wardrobe and we look forward to wrapping up warm, taking long walks with the dogs across crisp frozen fields followed by hot...

Doolittle's Dispensary Postal Update

It’s been nearly seven months since Doolittle’s Dispensary first opened its doors and as we write this article, we now stock over 1000 products. Time has flown by and every day we are adding more and more products, specially selected by our...

Larry the Cat: Moving Home

Someone who won’t be leaving 10 Downing Street today is Larry the Cat. Even though David Cameron is moving out, Larry will remain in charge of pest control at the Prime Ministers residence. Larry arrived in 2011 from Battersea Cats and Dogs Home,...

Chicken Hour

And in a flash, it’s over. Another #chickenhour has flown by. Such fun! If you missed tonight’s session, don’t worry, we’ve summarised the main topics of discussion for you. 

We started off by asking fellow chicken...

We've moved!

Last weekend, Doolittle’s Dispensary relocated to Shropshire. Sadly, we’ve left the stunning sea views of the South Wales coast behind and as we patiently wait to move into our countryside idyll, we’ve temporarily set up shop...

Happy New Year

Happy New Year!

We would like to wish all our customers, old and new, a very happy and prosperous New Year. 

2014 should be full of positive developments as we move into our new premises and continue to add...

Times are a changing

It’s June already! Where has the time gone? But with Summer just around the corner, we just love this time of year, when everything is changing. The plants are growing, the fruit and vegetables are progressing well and the horses are enjoying long...

Tales from a country show

Last Saturday the Doolittle’s team headed down to the annual Eccleshall show. We exhibited at the show last year so decided to book a trade stand space again this year. It’s a lovely little...

What a week (end) it's been ...

This weekend has been a really hectic one, what with family visits, new arrivals, Sunday lunches and hibernating tortoises. 

On Saturday morning, we found time to visit the National Poultry...

My Family and Other Animals

The time has finally come to takeover the @Smallholdersuk twitter handle.

My name’s Chris, otherwise known as @Christhevet1 and with my...

Weight problems in dogs and bumble foot in chickens

I thought I’d share a couple of stories with you today. Even though I am a vet, our own animals aren’t immune from their fair share of problems and these two stories are prime examples of this. 

Weight...

Vaccination Scare Stories

Did you see the article in the Sunday Telegraph this weekend? The article talked about canine Leptospirosis vaccination and suggested that...