The birth of your first child is an unforgettable experience - for the family pet! What preparations will help your perplexed pet and what is the risk of your pet causing disease in, or injury to, your baby?
It is far from surprising that backyard boredom is an increasingly common ill with dogs. It is also not surprising that the wanderlust often strikes and Fido flees for the freedom of the fiords, to explore, have fun and to enrich his own lifestyle!
Do you know the most important aspects of pet care? If you follow these Ten Tenets of Pet Care, you’ll be certain to have a happy healthy pet.
Expecting pups? How do you know when your bitch is about to whelp, when she is in trouble and when to call for help? Find out here!
Your pet may be involved in all kinds of accidents around the house or when you are out on a walk. Would you know what to do?
Worms are a worry. Find out more about the different worms that can affect your dog, and your family.
Intervertebral disc disease is the result of degenerative changes which can result in the disc pushing into the spinal canal. This leads to pressure on the spinal cord, causing injury to the nervous tissue, and pain. Certain breeds of dog are predisposed to this condition.
As sensible, rational, thinking human beings, why is it that we insist on indulging the whims and fancies of our furry four-legged and feathery two-legged friends?
The first few days with a new pup can be a nightmare and particularly trying to get the little hair-ball to sleep through the night.
Mange is a condition caused by a mite that irritates the skin and causes hair loss.