Cat Whiskers

August 16th, 2018
A cat’s whiskers are a well-honed sensory tool. They are used to detect changes in their surroundings, helping them steer clear of threats, even in the dark. These whiskers can pick up on even the slightest change in w

Aging Dogs

August 14th, 2018
To be considered as a senior dog will not just depend on a dog’s age but also their breed. Typically, larger dogs age much quicker, therefore may become seniors by 5-6 years old. Smaller dogs take longer, often conside

Shy Pets

August 6th, 2018
“Shyness” is a trait found in pets that are highly fearful. This may be a fear of strangers, places, sounds or movements. Nature or Nurture? Genetics play a big part in the temperament of pets. Cats and dogs have a g

Do Cats have Nine lives?

August 6th, 2018
Cats have a long history of mystery and magic, worshiped and feared by many. In ancient Egypt, cats were seen to be sacred animals with supernatural powers, who were worshiped by gods. But do cats really have nine lives?

Jealousy in Dogs

July 30th, 2018
Jealousy in dogs can trigger from a variety of reasons. Your dog may simply be bored, and may need more exercise and mental stimulation. Sometimes a change in environment can mean dogs find it hard to share us with anoth

How to Find the Perfect Home for Kittens

July 30th, 2018
It can be an anxious process, finding homes for your kittens. Whether delivered from your cat or rescued, if you cannot look after the kittens it is important to find the right home for them. Not just a short term fix, b

Separation Anxiety in Dogs

July 23rd, 2018
Leaving your dog home alone can be a stressful situation, for dogs and owners. Your dog may start to seem anxious, or depressed when you prepare to leave the home. When left alone, your dog may act out destructive behavi

Do Pets Dream?

July 22nd, 2018
We’ve all seen our pets twitching and tails wagging, yet they’re sound asleep. And we’re all convinced of the same thing… they must be dreaming. Ask any pet owner and they’ll say that pets definitely dream. Wel

Should I Have My Pet Desexed?

July 20th, 2018
Spaying or Neutering is one of the most important things to consider with a new pet. Desexing can make a significant impact on their healthiness and length of life. Spaying refers to the desexing of a female animal, wher

Save a Life, Adopt a Dog

July 19th, 2018
There is no excitement like deciding to get a new furry friend. Searching online and in shops to find one that fits your family. Most people’s initial thought would be to check a pet store, or an online advert. But the