Archive for the ‘Dog’ Category


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

Help My Pet is Missing

Thursday, October 3rd, 2019
Every pet owner dreads the day they realise their much loved pet is lost or missing. Having the right knowledge of what to do in this situation could be the edge you need to get your pet returned to you safely. PetplanÂ

Serious Symptoms

Monday, September 30th, 2019
There are serious symptoms that should never be ignored. A symptom is defined as “any problem that can indicate an underlying disease” and may be your first clue to the presence of a life-threatening problem in your

Tips On Keeping Your House Clean

Monday, September 23rd, 2019
Owning a pet can lead to a messy house, whether it’s because of their shedding or the fact that they bring unwanted mud and dirt in from the outside. In any case, it can be quite embarrassing having guests around when

Why Does My Dog Eat Grass?

Thursday, September 19th, 2019
Although it is surprisingly common for dogs to eat grass, owners are still baffled by it. There are many people throwing out their theories into the reasoning behind this strange behaviour; however, no one is truly certa

Springtime Dangers

Monday, September 16th, 2019
It is officially Spring, bees are buzzing and flowers are blooming. Many New Zealanders keep a floral garden, veggie patch and /or indoor plants and considering how many plants are toxic for dogs and cats, prevention may

The Responsibilities of Owning a Pet

Monday, September 9th, 2019
For many people, their pet is a major part of the family. They can bring all types of joy to you and your family; however they are also a big responsibility that some pet owners don’t realise. Not only do you have to c