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Welcome to the Glenkrag blog, we aim to keep you as informed as possible with the latest news, views and reviews, of products, website updates and anything else which is relevent to our trade.

Added: 4/5/2011
FACT!! - Your Dog Can Save Your Lawn
Did you know that by placing "Dog Rocks" in your Dogs Water Bowl will help stop burn patches caused by your loving Pet taking a Pee?
These 100% Natural and Proven rocks mined in Australia have been a hit every summer with apparent and dramatic differences being seen within days.
"Dog Rocks" is laboratory tested, safe for all household pets, doesn't affect the pH balance of their drinking water or urine, and is the perfect solution to stop burn patches occurring when their dog pees on their lawns & shrubs.
The product is easy to use; owners simply place the rocks in their pet's water bowl and fill it with no more than 2 litres of water, then refresh & change water as usual. Lawns quickly start to look green and fresh and as long as the rocks are changed every 2 months, patches will be a thing of the past.
Dog Rocks hold special properties that actually mean pets will be fertilizing lawns, rather than destroying them. The paramagnetic igneous rock absorbs from the water some of the impurities that turn the grass brown, they act like a sponge and reach a saturation point at around 2 months when they need to be changed.

[Click Here to Open Printable Version of this Blog]

 
Added: 7/7/2011
Alternative Pond Fish
It's that time of the year again - short sleeve shirts, increase in cider sales and requests come in for pond fish.

Everyone is familiar with Goldfish and Koi varieties, all of which are now in stock and the colours are amazing.

But here are a few pond fish that you may not have considered:

Orfe
These are very hardy pond fish and can acclimatize to almost any pond water conditions. Orfe are commonly added to a pond to add movement and colour. We have two colours available, Golden and Blue. Best sold as a shoal and grow fast.

Tench
These fish stand out from other pond fish with their smooth, non-scaled body and catfish like whiskers. They use these whiskers to source food along the bottom of the pond. Tench are mainly purchased to stir up the pond bottom, preventing sludge build up and cleaning the pond. We have Green Tench for sale now, a beautiful olive green colour.

Sturgeon and Sterlets
These beautiful ancient scale-less fish have become very popular in larger sized ponds. They feed mainly off the bottom, but like koi can be trained to hand feed at the surface. The main difference between these two fish, is that Sterlets are much slower growing and therefore suitable for more pond sizes. Our most popular seller is the Diamond Sturgeon due to its lovely markings.

Redfin Rudd
These remind me of the Tinfoil Barb of the pond, shimmering silver body with lovely red fins. They are similar in requirements to Orfe, but only grow to half their size making them ideal for smaller ponds. Best sold as a shoal.

[Click Here to Open Printable Version of this Blog]

 
Added: 24/3/2011
New Animology Range Launch Offer
One of our aims of our new website was to get deals and information to our customers faster, and they don't come much faster than this. The fantastic new Animology range of shampoos and sprays for dogs has only been in our warehouse for a few hours, and here is a fantastic launch offer for you.
Buy any 3 outers, and we will give you the cheapest outer free, effectively a 2+1 deal, but you need to order the 3 you want. You can take advantage of this offer for around £20/ less than £25 for 3 outers, or for under £60 / €75 you can have the whole range.
You can order online by searching for "Animology" or download the faxback form from the link below, and fax it in or pass it to your rep.

Consisting of four shampoos, two no-rinse shampoos and two deodorizing sprays, the new Animology range comes in eye catching designer packaging, they smell fantastic, clean wonderfully and are sensibly priced. All of the products offer superior odour control and have a low foam formula making them easier to rinse off a dogs coat. Animology has already proven tremendously popular in the UK and was recently awarded BEST PRODUCT 2010! By the UK's Pet Product Retailers Association, as voted for by the British independent pet retailers.

Click Here to Search for Animology and Order Online

[Click Here to Open Printable Version of this Blog]

 
Added: 23/3/2011
Marrow Chew Range Arrives in Glenkrag
Marrow Chews are the latest fully edible dog chew from the Company of Animals. Each chew combines 2 flavours to suit your dogs tastes. The flavours are, Bacon and Cheese, Peanut and Honey, Mint and Vanilla as well as Chicken and Cheese. Not only are they irresistibly tasty, but these chews are healthy too! They are easy to digest, fortified with added vitamins for your dog's health as well as containing active ingredients which help to control tartar and strengthen your dog's gums as they chew.

The range has now been in with us for a few weeks, and we have a launch offer on the current set of promotions (running to the 8th of April), if you buy 4 (singles), we'll give you an additional 2 (singles) free. The stock comes in a full colour counter display of 6, so they must be ordered 4 of the same type to get 2 of the same type free.

You can order online now, by searching the site for "Marrowchew", or click on the link below to download a PDF order form.


[Click Here to Open Printable Version of this Blog]

 
Added: 4/3/2011
Doctor Fish - Garra Rufa
A new craze and type of beauty treatment is sweeping through health spa's across the country.

The treatment involves sitting with your feet in a tank, vat or pool while Doctor Fish/ Garra Ruffa nibble away the dead bit of skin leaving the feet soft and smooth.

About the Garra Rufa
These fish are an exotic freshwater tropical fish usually found in warm springs and river basins in the Middle East. They have been used for centuries on people to cleanse, soften and help heal skin problems.

While removing the dead skin, the fish also secretes Diathanol which is an enzyme well known to improve the regeneration of skin cells. The Garra Rufa gently remove the dead skin cells by nibbling (they have no teeth, so maybe gumming is a better word!!) while causing no damage to healthy skin and allowing new skin cells to develop and heal quicker.

Quick Stats
pH 6.5 - 7.5
Temp 24 - 28C

Colour
Silver/Grey

Size
They can vary in size from 1" to 4". However most popular imported sizes are 1" to 2". These sizes allows more fish to be contained in a Spa Tank, meaning more mouths to work on those problem feet!.

Feeding
The fish should be fed once a day as much as they will consume within a 2 minute period. Garra Rufa will feed on a wide range of flake, pellets and frozen food. We recommend Nutrafin Max Pleco Logs 95g - HGA6972.


[Click Here to Open Printable Version of this Blog]

 
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Unit 7e Kilroot Business Park | Larne Road
Carrickfergus| Co. Antrim | Northern Ireland
Tel: 0(044)2893 351 491 | Fax: 0(044) 2893 351920
24/7 CCTV is used on our premises for the safety of our staff and customers and crime prevention
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Added: 4/5/2011
FACT!! - Your Dog Can Save Your Lawn
Did you know that by placing "Dog Rocks" in your Dogs Water Bowl will help stop burn patches caused by your loving Pet taking a Pee?
These 100% Natural and Proven rocks mined in Australia have been a hit every summer with apparent and dramatic differences being seen within days.
"Dog Rocks" is laboratory tested, safe for all household pets, doesn't affect the pH balance of their drinking water or urine, and is the perfect solution to stop burn patches occurring when their dog pees on their lawns & shrubs.
The product is easy to use; owners simply place the rocks in their pet's water bowl and fill it with no more than 2 litres of water, then refresh & change water as usual. Lawns quickly start to look green and fresh and as long as the rocks are changed every 2 months, patches will be a thing of the past.
Dog Rocks hold special properties that actually mean pets will be fertilizing lawns, rather than destroying them. The paramagnetic igneous rock absorbs from the water some of the impurities that turn the grass brown, they act like a sponge and reach a saturation point at around 2 months when they need to be changed.

[Click Here to Open Printable Version of this Blog]

 
Added: 7/7/2011
Alternative Pond Fish
It's that time of the year again - short sleeve shirts, increase in cider sales and requests come in for pond fish.

Everyone is familiar with Goldfish and Koi varieties, all of which are now in stock and the colours are amazing.

But here are a few pond fish that you may not have considered:

Orfe
These are very hardy pond fish and can acclimatize to almost any pond water conditions. Orfe are commonly added to a pond to add movement and colour. We have two colours available, Golden and Blue. Best sold as a shoal and grow fast.

Tench
These fish stand out from other pond fish with their smooth, non-scaled body and catfish like whiskers. They use these whiskers to source food along the bottom of the pond. Tench are mainly purchased to stir up the pond bottom, preventing sludge build up and cleaning the pond. We have Green Tench for sale now, a beautiful olive green colour.

Sturgeon and Sterlets
These beautiful ancient scale-less fish have become very popular in larger sized ponds. They feed mainly off the bottom, but like koi can be trained to hand feed at the surface. The main difference between these two fish, is that Sterlets are much slower growing and therefore suitable for more pond sizes. Our most popular seller is the Diamond Sturgeon due to its lovely markings.

Redfin Rudd
These remind me of the Tinfoil Barb of the pond, shimmering silver body with lovely red fins. They are similar in requirements to Orfe, but only grow to half their size making them ideal for smaller ponds. Best sold as a shoal.

[Click Here to Open Printable Version of this Blog]

 
Added: 24/3/2011
New Animology Range Launch Offer
One of our aims of our new website was to get deals and information to our customers faster, and they don't come much faster than this. The fantastic new Animology range of shampoos and sprays for dogs has only been in our warehouse for a few hours, and here is a fantastic launch offer for you.
Buy any 3 outers, and we will give you the cheapest outer free, effectively a 2+1 deal, but you need to order the 3 you want. You can take advantage of this offer for around £20/ less than £25 for 3 outers, or for under £60 / €75 you can have the whole range.
You can order online by searching for "Animology" or download the faxback form from the link below, and fax it in or pass it to your rep.

Consisting of four shampoos, two no-rinse shampoos and two deodorizing sprays, the new Animology range comes in eye catching designer packaging, they smell fantastic, clean wonderfully and are sensibly priced. All of the products offer superior odour control and have a low foam formula making them easier to rinse off a dogs coat. Animology has already proven tremendously popular in the UK and was recently awarded BEST PRODUCT 2010! By the UK's Pet Product Retailers Association, as voted for by the British independent pet retailers.

Click Here to Search for Animology and Order Online

[Click Here to Open Printable Version of this Blog]

 
Added: 23/3/2011
Marrow Chew Range Arrives in Glenkrag
Marrow Chews are the latest fully edible dog chew from the Company of Animals. Each chew combines 2 flavours to suit your dogs tastes. The flavours are, Bacon and Cheese, Peanut and Honey, Mint and Vanilla as well as Chicken and Cheese. Not only are they irresistibly tasty, but these chews are healthy too! They are easy to digest, fortified with added vitamins for your dog's health as well as containing active ingredients which help to control tartar and strengthen your dog's gums as they chew.

The range has now been in with us for a few weeks, and we have a launch offer on the current set of promotions (running to the 8th of April), if you buy 4 (singles), we'll give you an additional 2 (singles) free. The stock comes in a full colour counter display of 6, so they must be ordered 4 of the same type to get 2 of the same type free.

You can order online now, by searching the site for "Marrowchew", or click on the link below to download a PDF order form.


[Click Here to Open Printable Version of this Blog]

 
Added: 4/3/2011
Doctor Fish - Garra Rufa
A new craze and type of beauty treatment is sweeping through health spa's across the country.

The treatment involves sitting with your feet in a tank, vat or pool while Doctor Fish/ Garra Ruffa nibble away the dead bit of skin leaving the feet soft and smooth.

About the Garra Rufa
These fish are an exotic freshwater tropical fish usually found in warm springs and river basins in the Middle East. They have been used for centuries on people to cleanse, soften and help heal skin problems.

While removing the dead skin, the fish also secretes Diathanol which is an enzyme well known to improve the regeneration of skin cells. The Garra Rufa gently remove the dead skin cells by nibbling (they have no teeth, so maybe gumming is a better word!!) while causing no damage to healthy skin and allowing new skin cells to develop and heal quicker.

Quick Stats
pH 6.5 - 7.5
Temp 24 - 28C

Colour
Silver/Grey

Size
They can vary in size from 1" to 4". However most popular imported sizes are 1" to 2". These sizes allows more fish to be contained in a Spa Tank, meaning more mouths to work on those problem feet!.

Feeding
The fish should be fed once a day as much as they will consume within a 2 minute period. Garra Rufa will feed on a wide range of flake, pellets and frozen food. We recommend Nutrafin Max Pleco Logs 95g - HGA6972.


[Click Here to Open Printable Version of this Blog]

 
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MENU
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> About Us
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© Glenkrag Ltd 2017
Unit 7e Kilroot Business Park | Larne Road
Carrickfergus| Co. Antrim | Northern Ireland
Tel: 0(044)2893 351 491 | Fax: 0(044) 2893 351920
24/7 CCTV is used on our premises for the safety of our staff and customers and crime prevention

The Blog

Welcome to the Glenkrag blog, we aim to keep you as informed as possible with the latest news, views and reviews, of products, website updates and anything else which is relevent to our trade.

Added: 4/5/2011
FACT!! - Your Dog Can Save Your Lawn
Did you know that by placing "Dog Rocks" in your Dogs Water Bowl will help stop burn patches caused by your loving Pet taking a Pee?
These 100% Natural and Proven rocks mined in Australia have been a hit every summer with apparent and dramatic differences being seen within days.
"Dog Rocks" is laboratory tested, safe for all household pets, doesn't affect the pH balance of their drinking water or urine, and is the perfect solution to stop burn patches occurring when their dog pees on their lawns & shrubs.
The product is easy to use; owners simply place the rocks in their pet's water bowl and fill it with no more than 2 litres of water, then refresh & change water as usual. Lawns quickly start to look green and fresh and as long as the rocks are changed every 2 months, patches will be a thing of the past.
Dog Rocks hold special properties that actually mean pets will be fertilizing lawns, rather than destroying them. The paramagnetic igneous rock absorbs from the water some of the impurities that turn the grass brown, they act like a sponge and reach a saturation point at around 2 months when they need to be changed.

[Click Here to Open Printable Version of this Blog]

 
Added: 7/7/2011
Alternative Pond Fish
It's that time of the year again - short sleeve shirts, increase in cider sales and requests come in for pond fish.

Everyone is familiar with Goldfish and Koi varieties, all of which are now in stock and the colours are amazing.

But here are a few pond fish that you may not have considered:

Orfe
These are very hardy pond fish and can acclimatize to almost any pond water conditions. Orfe are commonly added to a pond to add movement and colour. We have two colours available, Golden and Blue. Best sold as a shoal and grow fast.

Tench
These fish stand out from other pond fish with their smooth, non-scaled body and catfish like whiskers. They use these whiskers to source food along the bottom of the pond. Tench are mainly purchased to stir up the pond bottom, preventing sludge build up and cleaning the pond. We have Green Tench for sale now, a beautiful olive green colour.

Sturgeon and Sterlets
These beautiful ancient scale-less fish have become very popular in larger sized ponds. They feed mainly off the bottom, but like koi can be trained to hand feed at the surface. The main difference between these two fish, is that Sterlets are much slower growing and therefore suitable for more pond sizes. Our most popular seller is the Diamond Sturgeon due to its lovely markings.

Redfin Rudd
These remind me of the Tinfoil Barb of the pond, shimmering silver body with lovely red fins. They are similar in requirements to Orfe, but only grow to half their size making them ideal for smaller ponds. Best sold as a shoal.

[Click Here to Open Printable Version of this Blog]

 
Added: 24/3/2011
New Animology Range Launch Offer
One of our aims of our new website was to get deals and information to our customers faster, and they don't come much faster than this. The fantastic new Animology range of shampoos and sprays for dogs has only been in our warehouse for a few hours, and here is a fantastic launch offer for you.
Buy any 3 outers, and we will give you the cheapest outer free, effectively a 2+1 deal, but you need to order the 3 you want. You can take advantage of this offer for around £20/ less than £25 for 3 outers, or for under £60 / €75 you can have the whole range.
You can order online by searching for "Animology" or download the faxback form from the link below, and fax it in or pass it to your rep.

Consisting of four shampoos, two no-rinse shampoos and two deodorizing sprays, the new Animology range comes in eye catching designer packaging, they smell fantastic, clean wonderfully and are sensibly priced. All of the products offer superior odour control and have a low foam formula making them easier to rinse off a dogs coat. Animology has already proven tremendously popular in the UK and was recently awarded BEST PRODUCT 2010! By the UK's Pet Product Retailers Association, as voted for by the British independent pet retailers.

Click Here to Search for Animology and Order Online

[Click Here to Open Printable Version of this Blog]

 
Added: 23/3/2011
Marrow Chew Range Arrives in Glenkrag
Marrow Chews are the latest fully edible dog chew from the Company of Animals. Each chew combines 2 flavours to suit your dogs tastes. The flavours are, Bacon and Cheese, Peanut and Honey, Mint and Vanilla as well as Chicken and Cheese. Not only are they irresistibly tasty, but these chews are healthy too! They are easy to digest, fortified with added vitamins for your dog's health as well as containing active ingredients which help to control tartar and strengthen your dog's gums as they chew.

The range has now been in with us for a few weeks, and we have a launch offer on the current set of promotions (running to the 8th of April), if you buy 4 (singles), we'll give you an additional 2 (singles) free. The stock comes in a full colour counter display of 6, so they must be ordered 4 of the same type to get 2 of the same type free.

You can order online now, by searching the site for "Marrowchew", or click on the link below to download a PDF order form.


[Click Here to Open Printable Version of this Blog]

 
Added: 4/3/2011
Doctor Fish - Garra Rufa
A new craze and type of beauty treatment is sweeping through health spa's across the country.

The treatment involves sitting with your feet in a tank, vat or pool while Doctor Fish/ Garra Ruffa nibble away the dead bit of skin leaving the feet soft and smooth.

About the Garra Rufa
These fish are an exotic freshwater tropical fish usually found in warm springs and river basins in the Middle East. They have been used for centuries on people to cleanse, soften and help heal skin problems.

While removing the dead skin, the fish also secretes Diathanol which is an enzyme well known to improve the regeneration of skin cells. The Garra Rufa gently remove the dead skin cells by nibbling (they have no teeth, so maybe gumming is a better word!!) while causing no damage to healthy skin and allowing new skin cells to develop and heal quicker.

Quick Stats
pH 6.5 - 7.5
Temp 24 - 28C

Colour
Silver/Grey

Size
They can vary in size from 1" to 4". However most popular imported sizes are 1" to 2". These sizes allows more fish to be contained in a Spa Tank, meaning more mouths to work on those problem feet!.

Feeding
The fish should be fed once a day as much as they will consume within a 2 minute period. Garra Rufa will feed on a wide range of flake, pellets and frozen food. We recommend Nutrafin Max Pleco Logs 95g - HGA6972.


[Click Here to Open Printable Version of this Blog]

 
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© Glenkrag Ltd 2017
Unit 7e Kilroot Business Park | Larne Road
Carrickfergus| Co. Antrim | Northern Ireland
Tel: 0(044)2893 351 491 | Fax: 0(044) 2893 351920
24/7 CCTV is used on our premises for the safety of our staff and customers and crime prevention