Guideline Specialist Publications

We are pleased to welcome three new publications to our stables of magazines, ‘Practical Reptile Keeping’, ‘Small Furry Pets’ and World of Pets – still under the superb editorship of David Alderton.

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This magazine will appeal to all those with an interest in pets – which adds up to more than half of the population of the UK!  It provides fascinating insights not just into keeping pets, but why we keep them, and how we can benefit – mentally and physically – from so doing.

Remarkable stories from the world of pets are linked with trustworthy pet care advice, covering practical topics such as moving home with pets, and what you need to bear in mind when starting a new relationship with a fellow pet-owner.  You may get on really well – but how do you maximise the chances of compatibility between your pets?  The UK’s top selling pet author, David Alderton has put this publication together, ensuring that it is informative, interesting and up-to-date. It is illustrated throughout with stunning colour photography.

Small Furry Pets Nov/Dec issue 2017

There are millions of small furry pets being kept in the UK alone, and they appeal to people of all ages. Well-established as the market leader in its sector, Small Furry Pets magazine is a beautifully illustrated publication catering for everyone interested in this group of creatures.

It provides coverage of all aspects of choosing and caring for all types of small animals including rabbits, guinea pigs, hamsters, gerbils, chinchillas, mice, rats, and more recent arrivals on the scene such as degus, reflecting the dynamic nature of this sector.

The magazine also features news, health care and behavioural insights, breeder profiles, exciting reader competitions and more, with the emphasis throughout being placed firmly on responsible ownership.

Practical Reptile Keeping December/January issue

Interest in reptiles, amphibians and invertebrates has grown dramatically over the past decade. Since it launched back in 2009, Practical Reptile Keeping has being helping to keep readers up-to-date with the care needs of this fascinating group of creatures, drawing on the expertise of an international team of contributors.

Having just celebrated its centenary issue, this monthly publication still continues its focus on providing the very latest information. It serves as an unmissable source of dependable advice for both experienced and novice owners alike, in this fast-moving pet care sector.

Lizards, snakes, tortoises and turtles, frogs and toads, newts and salamanders plus popular pet invertebrates such as stick insects and praying mantises all feature regularly within its pages. A combination of informed writing and superb photography, often featuring step-by-step sequences of how to set-up enclosures, provide fascinating insights into how to choose, look after and breed these creatures successfully in domestic surroundings. Plus if you have any specific queries, you can always email the Q&A pages for free advice!