Daffodil collar charms are the must-have spring accessory for your dog | TeamDogs

Daffodil collar charms are the must-have spring accessory for your dog

And they're for a good cause


Posted 6 months ago ago

Marie Curie has partnered up with a leading pet retailer to create the most adorable spring accessory for your dog.

For the third year, Pets At Home will be selling limited-edition clip on daffodil dog charms to support the charity in store and online.

This year, the Marie Curie appeal - which helps to fund efforts to support people living with a terminal illness, and their families - will also encourage pet owners to walk 10,000 steps every day in March as part of their Step into Spring initiative.

To make this a little easier, Pets at Home has a clip-on activity monitor for your dog's collar, to make tracking your charity walks a breeze. It’s a great excuse to take your pup on a walk and see the spring flowers start to bloom. 

“We are delighted to be supporting the Marie Curie Great Daffodil Appeal for another year, by helping pets and their owners get involved whilst raising money for such a worthy cause,” Pets at Home group chief executive Peter Pritchard said.

The Great Daffodil Appeal is the charity's biggest fundraising campaign and is held every March, with £100 million raised since the campaign began in 1986. 

However, it’s not just your dog that gets to flaunt a fashionable flower - pins for humans are also available for your coat or hat, and the charity says they normally distribute eight million each year. 

Owners are encouraged to use the hashtag #PetsWithDaffodils to share photos of their dogs' new collar accessory on social media.

You can buy a collar charm for £1 here.

Heard the one about the family who all wanted a dog but Dad didn't?

(Yes, you can guess how that worked out. Read it here.)

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