A Day in the life of our pet dogs...

Dog lead

08:00 - 10:30

08:00 to 10:30, There is a mass migration of dogs as they go out for their morning walk. The majority of dog owners walk them for 45 mins or more.

Dog bowl


09:00, Most British dogs will have had their breakfast. Consuming approx. 5,840,000,000 handfuls of kibble a year.



11:00, By mid-morning some may be accompanying their owners to work but many will be left at home with approximately 60% of pets being left home alone for over 2 hours or more.

Tennis ball


13:00, Over 35% of those dogs left at home will now have either chewed/scratched something, been howling or defecated in their own home.

Bried case and shoes


18:00, By 6pm the majority of them will be joyfully reunited with their family.

Fish and chips


20:00, By now, many of our dogs will have been fed fatty treats including takeaways, cheese, crisps and cakes, causing nearly 50% to be overweight or obese.

Dogs bed


23:00, Come 11 o'clock most dogs will be in bed - over a third of us curl up in bed with our pets.

Dogs bed


00:00, The average dog will sleep 4,137 hours and 28 minutes a year, or 52,958 hours over its lifetime.