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Some Quick Pool Safety Tips

21st November 2016

Some Quick Pool Safety Tips

Some dogs are Olympic swimmers and some can just do the "dog paddle". That is up to them. What we can do, as good pet owners, is to assure their safety in the pool. Here are some tips. read more…

COULD YOUR DOG HAVE DIABETES?

7th November 2016

COULD YOUR DOG HAVE DIABETES?

Did you know that the rate of dogs with diabetes has tripled since 1970 affecting about one in every 160 dogs? And that overweight dogs, females and certain breeds are more prone to diabetes? Or that pregnant dogs can get gestational diabetes? read more…

Halloween tips for dog owners

24th October 2016

Halloween tips for dog owners

Halloween is intended to scare and startle us but this can make it a spooky time for dogs, too. By being more sensitive to a dog's fear-driven "fight or flight" instincts, we can help keep our furry friends safe this Halloween. read more…

Helping Your Dog To Lose Weight

12th October 2016

Helping Your Dog To Lose Weight

Just like people, dogs need regular exercise and stimulation to keep them in tip-top shape, both physically and mentally. And since dogs crave human companionship, then who better to choose as your exercise partner than your pooch? Unfortunately, 45% of dogs in Australia are either overweight or obese according to the Australian Veterinary Association. Just like with humans, these extra kilos can make them more prone to certain illnesses such as diabetes, heart disease, arthritis, and lung disorders. On the flip side, studies have shown that dogs who are at their ideal weight live at least two years longer than their overweight counterparts. read more…

MAN WHO LISTENS TO HORSES AND WOMAN WHO SPEAKS TO DOGS UNITE!

29th September 2016

MAN WHO LISTENS TO HORSES AND WOMAN WHO SPEAKS TO DOGS UNITE!

Monty Roberts - author, stunt man and international speaker -- is known globally for his crusade to train horses humanely versus the "breaking in" usually experienced. Sylvia Wilson - author and CEO of Bark Busters International, the largest in-home dog training company in the world - has made it her mission to prevent dogs from being euthanised through proper, all positive training methods.

When the two met up at the 27th annual Bark Busters conference? Inspirational is the only word to describe the passion these two people share for the humane treatment of all animals. read more…

Teaching Recall to your Dog or Puppy

25th September 2016

Teaching Recall to your Dog or Puppy

Does your dog come when called? Now that we are into Spring, and the weather is warmer, many of us enjoy the chance to take our dogs out and allow them a good run off lead. If your dog comes every time you call him, that??s great. But if you find that your dog consistently ignores your recall, then you could try improving your technique, and putting some training into place for your dog. read more…

Does Your Dog Have an Itch for Spring?

11th September 2016

Does Your Dog Have an Itch for Spring?

All of a sudden your dog starts itching more. He may be scratching his ears or licking his paws nonstop. It may or may not coincide with a change in the weather, such as the onset of Spring. Some amount of licking, scratching and chewing is normal dog behaviour. However, if he is itching to the point of hurting himself, you need to look for the underlying cause. Too often dogs will develop "hot spots" which are red, moist irritations on the skin that can appear anywhere on the body, particularly the head, chest or hips. read more…

Springtime with your dog - Dog Training Tips

4th September 2016

Springtime with your dog - Dog Training Tips

Now that we have made it through winter and the days are getting warmer and longer, no doubt you will be outside more enjoying time with your dog. So we thought we would put together some tips and advice to help you and your dog stay safe and healthy this Springtime. read more…

Natural Disaster Prepardness & Safety Tips

22nd August 2016

Natural Disaster Prepardness & Safety Tips

If you live in an area prone to weather -related catastrophes such as tornadoes, hurricanes, earthquakes or floods, remember to include your pets in your emergency safety plans. Below are general guidelines to help you prepare for a natural disaster. read more…

Pet & Dog Dental Health Month

10th August 2016

Pet & Dog Dental Health Month

Does your dog's breath almost knock you out? This condition is often called halitosis and results from the bacteria buildup in your dog's mouth, lungs or stomach. When your dog eats, plaque and tartar start building on his gums, resulting in a less than desirable odour. read more…

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