Allergic to your Pet?

February 21st, 2019
It can be a tough life for a person who loves dogs but is also allergic to them. There are thousands of people who suffer from these types of allergies. But there are now ways to treat these symptoms without having to r

Cats vs Kittens

February 18th, 2019
When it comes to choosing between a cat and a kitten, many owners prefer to opt for the kitten due to the cuteness. In saying this, people will often not take in to account their own circumstances and the behavioural cha

Dementia in Pets

February 14th, 2019
Dementia affects around 63,000 people in New Zealand and animal experts believe it can affect our pets, too. Does dementia exist in animals? In a nutshell, yes. It’s usually known as cognitive dysfunction syndrome (CDS

A Cat’s Need to Knead

February 11th, 2019
Most cat owners know what it’s like to be kneaded. Using their front paws and alternating between right and left, your little fluff ball manipulates you as though she’s kneading dough. It’s a common and uniquely fe

Adopting an Older Dog

February 7th, 2019
When considering getting a dog, many people will have an ideal scenario pictured in their heads. Often it will involve a cute-as-a-button puppy running around their garden, being mischievous and providing boisterous fun

Safety around Fireworks

February 4th, 2019
Fireworks are a great way for celebrating events, and can be enormous fun for all of the family. However, one member who may not be so pleased is your pet. Cats and dogs have no understanding of fireworks. Things such a

Pet Benefits to our Mental Health

December 20th, 2018
All pet owners know the immediate benefits of sharing their lives with a companion, however there is an abundance of physical and mental health advantages that come from being around your furry friend. Having a pet aroun

Hay Quality for Horses

December 20th, 2018
Unless your horse lives in a climate that allows them access to fresh, green pasture all the time, you will most likely feed them hay. The hay quality that you feed your horse should be of the utmost importance. The diff

Introducing a Second Dog

December 17th, 2018
One of life’s greatest joys is getting a new puppy. Another great joy is when you get a second puppy. However, introducing a new puppy to the household, especially to your existing pup, can be a lot harder than you thi

Horses and Bushfires

December 13th, 2018
Bushfires can occur at any time in New Zealand. With high temperatures and dry summers come conditions of high fire danger. People put themselves at risk trying to save their pets and livestock at the last minute when un