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The Wholesome Hound


We are a Yorkshire based lifestyle website celebrating all things dog. As dog lovers, our philosophy is that each dog should have their best day, every day!

The Wholesome Hound brings together delicious recipes, training tips, product and service reviews as well as great articles from around the UK to share with you.


The lovely Cocker Spaniel Lloyd. Lloyd won our competition to be our cover dog for Autumn. Lloyd is 8 months old and is from Leeds, also our home city!

This picture was taken at the beautiful Yorkshire Sculpture Park and we love how it really captures Autumn.


Can Dogs Smell Fear?

Can Dogs Smell Fear? GUEST BLOG from PetBucket. Pet owners have long known that dogs can pick up on their emotions, but new research is showing that, thanks to their powerful noses, our pets can literally sniff out how we feel. Here, PetBucket, the pet treatment...

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Doggy Christmas Cookies

Festive Cranberry & Mint Doggy Christmas CookiesServings Makes 50-65 Christmas Cookies dependent of your cutterReady In: 45 MinutesEffort Level: Bit of effort but worth it!Good For: Cranberries are great for bladder health and plaque. Mint is great for fresh...

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Home Made Christmas DogTreats

Home Made Dog Treat  Christmas Boxes This Blog was inspired by my good friend and fellow dog lover Andrew over at Chase & Chums. As a dog Walker, he was looking for healthy, home made recipes to gift to his customers. Full discalimer, Willow's dog walker bought...

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We love reviewing products and services

We are constantly scouring the web, be it for new toys, services, camera’s, trackers etc. and I’ll be sharing my views here. This Month we have been Reviewing the Fresh Dog food offering from Different Dog. They are offering 20% off your first order with the code WILLOW20. Read what we thought about it here


Real Dog Food delivered to your door

We are SUPER excited to be working with Different Dog – A pet food business that 100% shares our ethos her at TWH.

Different Dog deliver home cooked meals to your door, either on a subscription service, hampers or you can just select meals to try (We are mid way through a hamper)

Different Dog are offering all TWH readers 20% off their first order – use WILLOW20 at checkout

Handcrafted Bowls

So your dog now has the delicious food. That surely warrants a good looking bowl. Willow has a red Chow Bella bowl that’s still going strong 3 years on

Dog bowls can be ugly and functional. But Chow Bella have lots of designs and colours. The Spaniel owners out there will love the ear free zone bowls.

TWH readers can get 10% discount on anything with the code CHOWBELLA10 at checkout

Looking Dapper

We’ve discovered Millie and Bailey who create unique and luxury accessories.   It’s their tweed bow ties we are most in love with.

Perfect for when your doggy wants to look dapper when out for Sunday lunch, lying in front of an open fire.

Millie and Bailey are offering TWH readers 10% off everything – use MILLIEANDBAILEY10 at checkout

Featured Recipe

Super Easy Homemade Ginger Pup Cake recipe

Inspired by GBBO Spice week, Check out our simple Sweet Potato and Ginger Pup Cakes here


We are always looking for like minded brands to Collaborate with, be it through our sponsorship options, or simply if you have a great product you would like us to review?