Blogs

  • The Growing Obesity Epidemic in Dogs & Cats

    Obesity in cats and dogs has, unfortunately, become an accepted household occurrence for many pet owners, and the excuse... 'Oh, he is just big bon...
  • Pulling on the leash… How to STOP IT!

    Do you find it difficult to walk your dog but feel that you have tried everything?... Well, the good news is that as much as he may not see...
  • Dogs... Carnivores or Omnivores?

    This is the age-old debate that seems to go around in circles. Each party being sure that dogs are, or are not carnivores.   As a pet owner, all we...
  • Dogs and Toddlers - What causes a dog to attack?

    On average 4,235 children aged between 1-4 years of age, and 2,985 children between 5-9 years of age are taken into Australian hospitals due to dog...
  • Why do dogs have whiskers?

    It is a common misconception that whiskers do not serve a purpose and to have them clipped off at the groomers isn’t a big deal. When in actual fac...
  • How safe are your plants?

    How safe are your plans?
    Those of us who’ve kept rabbits or guinea pigs have a sense of what’s safe to feed them. Dogs and cats often love to chew on plants too – and unfortunately quite a few plants are toxic or even downright dangerous.

     

  • 5 Fascinating Facts about Black Cats

    If you are superstitious, then black cats are probably the last thing that you want to think about or be around. These poor beauties have received...
  • 10 Animal Facts that will make you go Aww!

    Animals are known to show compassion, empathy and love just like we do. If you have been lucky enough to experience this first hand then you will u...
  • DIY Summer Treat to cool your dog in 2 Minutes

      Summer is here and it is time to start thinking about ways to combat the heat. We all feel it, our pets included, and the best way to keep them ...
  • Hyper and High Energy Dog? Don’t Lose your Mind!

    There is little doubt that no matter how much we love our dogs, the friendship can get somewhat strained when we come home to mass destruction. Dig...
  • Keep Your Pet Safe This Halloween

    Halloween is an exciting time for us but can be a very scary time for our pets. The scary costumes, loud creepy noises and parties that give us so ...
  • How Often Should You Bath Your Dog

    We all know that 'doggy' smell, the one that seems to fill the air, haunting puppy snuggles, and morning sleep-ins when bath time has been let slid...