Archive for the ‘Dog’ Category

 
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What can you feed your pet?

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017
We all know the face we get from our pet when there is food around, especially dogs. It’s a face that wants to try exactly what we’re having and sometimes irresistible when they give you the puppy dog eyes. However,
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Dogs in the workplace

Monday, October 30th, 2017
Everyone wishes they could bring their dogs to work with them just to make the day more enjoyable, although very few get this option. If your workplace allows this on occasion or just for one day of the year, it is impor
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Dog friendly parks

Thursday, October 19th, 2017
We all struggle to find a place where we can take our pup for a walk that lets them socialise as well as have fun. It not only takes away the boredom of the same walk every day, exercising and socialisation are both cruc
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Why do puppies bite?

Monday, October 16th, 2017
Just as a toddler feels there way around the big world with their hands, a puppy will do the same with their mouth. It is a common and normal behaviour among all young pups. As they begin to teethe, they naturally need t
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Excessive drinking in pets

Wednesday, October 11th, 2017
While it is normal for dogs to lap up the water, you may notice that your pup is drinking more than what they normally do. This may be alarming to some while others dismiss it as thirst or over exercising. However, there
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8 Known Danger Foods for Dogs

Monday, October 9th, 2017
We all give our pets a treat from the table now and then, but do you know which foods for humans are dangerous for dogs? Here’s a guide to the food and drink that vets agree your dog should never have.   Downl
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Pet Paw Care

Thursday, September 28th, 2017
Here are Petplan’s top tips for making sure your dog’s feet stay in top condition all year round…   Download our printable PDF version here: Pet Paw Care
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AVA Pets and People Education Program

Thursday, September 21st, 2017
PetPEP (Pets and People Education Program) is an education initiative for primary schools throughout Australia, started by the Australian Veterinary Association (AVA) in 1991. The program was developed to promote respons
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Signs of pain in dogs

Monday, September 11th, 2017
Every dog owner dreads the day that their furry friend becomes ill or injured. However, it is not always easy to tell that there is something wrong seeing as dogs will do anything to be happy and hide their pain. Petplan
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Dogs and apartment life

Monday, September 4th, 2017
As much as we love dogs and want them to be around us all the time, our living arrangements can sometimes make this impossible. However, although you may live in a building that may not look like the typical home for a p