Pets and Breakups: How to Protect Furkids

pets and breakups - who keeps the pet?

Pets and breakups are like chalk and cheese. On the one hand we have pets who love and comfort us – it’s all about bonding and feeling good. On the other hand we have breakups, which are never nice even when they’re necessary. So navigating a breakup where both partners share a bond with the … Read more

IVDD in Dachshunds and Other Dog Breeds

IVDD in Dachshunds like this one is common

Purebred dog breeds are unfortunately often prone to certain health conditions. Understanding which conditions a particular breed is susceptible to helps vets and owners take preventative steps. For example, IVDD in Dachshunds is a commonly reported health issue. IVDD stands for intervertebral disc disease. If you’re a mama or papa to a Dachshund, imagine the … Read more

Dogs in Hot Cars: Spring Weather Warning

brown dog in car with window open so it isn't hot

With spring in swing the warmer weather is starting to make its appearance. But while you’re basking in the sunshine, take a moment to remind yourself of the dangers of leaving cats and dogs in hot cars. It’s true most of us know we shouldn’t do it. That said, it’s all too easy to bend … Read more

The Best Dog Birthday Cake Recipes

dog in front of birthday cake wearing party hat

Got a doggy milestone coming up in the near future? Spoil your pooch with one of these dog birthday cake recipes. After all, not only does every good boy or girl deserve a special treat, there’s cause for celebration! Somebody is turning a year older. From meat-based cakes for dogs with savoury palates to a … Read more

Stolen Dogs on The Rise Since Pandemic

Stolen dogs on the rise include this Labrador

The number of stolen dogs in Australia has at least doubled since the pandemic started. Pet theft once wasn’t such a major concern, but COVID’s had two knock-on effects: With the constantly changing levels of lockdown, people want a dependable friend more than ever. Lots of people have lost their job stability, leading to a high unemployment … Read more

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