Caring for Your Senior Pet

Caring for Your Senior Pet

As our pets age, the type of care they require changes. This article covers how to care for your senior pet, especially with regards to what you should be paying special attention to. When is My Pet Senior? In general, pets are considered to be senior when they are 7 years or older for dogs,…

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Why is Microchipping Important in Australia

Why is Microchipping Important in Australia?

Amongst other benefits, cat and dog microchipping helps owners find pets when they become lost. In some states such as Western Australia, it’s the law to microchip your pet. In this article, we explore why. The Microchip A microchip is a form of electronic identification that’s embedded under your pet’s skin. The chip, which is…

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Does Your Pet Need to Go on a Diet

Does Your Pet Need to Go on a Diet?

Up to 44% of dogs and 40% of cats in Australia are overweight. This article discusses the importance of proper nutrition and exercise to help keep your pet healthy. Exercise for your Dog Unlike humans, dogs can’t go to the gym whenever they want to exercise. To safely exercise your dog, consider these points: Walking …

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Benefits of Desexing your Pet

Benefits of Desexing your Pet

Unless you are a registered breeder, it is crucial that you desex your pet. In this article, we discuss the importance of desexing your pets, both cats and dogs, as well as clearing up some common myths surrounding the issue. Control the Animal Population Each year, hundreds of animals are left abandoned because of unwanted…

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Feline AIDS

Feline AIDS – What You Need to Know

Feline immunodeficiency virus or FIV is a fatal condition that affects cats across Australia and yet little is known about it. Cats who are infected with the virus may carry it for years before showing any symptoms, which makes the chances of spreading the disease much higher. It’s a slow-acting disease which can be managed…

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Healthy food for dogs

Top 10 Healthiest Foods for Dogs

Dogs can eat people food too! Below we list our top ten favourite simple and healthy snacks for dogs. Peanut Butter for Energy Peanut butter is packed full of protein, healthy fats and vitamins so it gives your dog nutrients and helps them keep going longer! Some dogs find the texture of peanut butter odd…

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