Energy bills could land you in the doghouse

UK dog owners are spending £232 million each year by leaving electrical appliances on for their pets. Around 80% of owners leave TVs, radios, lights, heating and fans turned on in an attempt to keep their dogs happy when they’re out, according to uSwitch.com. Its survey of 2,004 canine owners found the average dog watches […]

Pet owners ‘spend £78m extra on energy bills’

Pet owners spend £78 million extra per year on gas and electricity bills. Research by Energy Saving Trust revealed 43% of them admitted they leave the heating on during the day to keep pets warm. Around 26% also said they turn on the radio while 15% admitted they leave the TV on to keep their […]