Archive for the ‘Dog’ Category

 

Introducing a New Dog

Thursday, December 12th, 2019
Introducing a new puppy to the household, especially to your existing pup, can be a lot harder than you think. Although you may be doing it to keep them company while you’re at work, if done incorrectly, there can be t

Should you Shave your Pet for Summer?

Monday, December 2nd, 2019
As summer is now in full swing and the days are longer and hotter, we tend to shed clothes until we are down to shorts or swimsuits. As a responsible pet owner, we want what is best for our furry friends. However, is it

Fox or Dog?

Monday, November 25th, 2019
Have you ever looked at a dog and mistaken it for a fox? Dogs and foxes have many genetic similarities therefore they share many physical traits. They alongside wolves and dingos are part of the Canidae biological family

Taking your Pet on Holiday

Thursday, November 14th, 2019
You’ve got a vacation coming up but you’re not sure whether you should bring your pet along with you. Petplan will take you through some key tips and ideas for vacationing with pets. What are your options? Before you

Dog Training Tips

Monday, November 11th, 2019
Every dog owners dream is to have a well-trained an obedient companion, however without the correct training this may be unachievable. A proper program is the cornerstone of good behaviour in dogs, and without obedience

Pet Care During the Spring Season

Thursday, November 7th, 2019
Flowers are blooming, birds are chirping, bees are buzzing and the weather is warming up. It can only mean one thing, Spring is upon us. Spring brings with it several hazards for your fury friends. We take a look at some

Halloween Pet Safety Tips

Thursday, October 31st, 2019
Halloween is a fun holiday for families and children to enjoy. But for our pets, it can be a scary time. Keep your pets safe this Halloween by following these simple steps! Hide the chocolates Keep your spooky treats wel

Shedding Hair

Monday, October 28th, 2019
Dogs shed in an effort to get rid of old or damaged hair. The amount they shed often depends on the breed and health of the dog. Although it is a natural occurrence for dogs, excessive shedding might be cause for concern

Home Alone

Thursday, October 17th, 2019
Dogs and cats love it when we are around them, which is why it is so hard on them when we leave them home alone. It can also be tough on us as owners having to leave our furry friend by themselves while we are away at wo

Dog Sports

Monday, October 14th, 2019
Do you love spending time exercising with your pet, but get sick of doing the same thing over and over again? There are so many ways that you and your four legged friend can stay active that doesn’t involve walking