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toxic plants

Springtime Dangers

Thursday, November 15th, 2018
Warmer weather and lighter evenings equal more time spent enjoying our gardens, starting with simple weeding and planting. But while many of the plants that we commonly keep are beautiful to look at, these garden favouri
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10 Foods for Dogs to Avoid

Thursday, November 8th, 2018
Caffeine Most owners are aware that Caffeine is poisonous to dogs. However, not all may realize all of the food products it can be found in. These products include all forms of coffee, tea, soda, energy drinks, weightlif
Vets

3 Tips to Keep Your Dog Healthy

Thursday, November 1st, 2018
Here are three tips to keep your dog healthy and happy: Vaccinations Although it may involve going to the vet in the first place, once your dog has had their vaccinations it will help keep them away for longer. Vaccine
Sep Anxiety

Has your Dog Got Separation Anxiety?

Monday, October 29th, 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
Adopt a Dog

Forget Buying a Dog, Adopt a Dog!

Thursday, October 25th, 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
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Royal Melbourne All Breeds Championship Show

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018
The Royal Melbourne Championship Dog Show is the largest of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere. The 2018 RMS All Breeds Championship Show was first held by the Department of Agriculture in 1874, and saw 213 dogs enter.
Snake Bite

Avoiding Snake Bites in Summer

Wednesday, October 17th, 2018
During the warmer summer months, snakes become much more active. As our dogs tend to spend more time outside during these months, the potential risk increases. Snake bites are one of the most common causes of death among
Pet dreaming

Is My Pet Dreaming?

Monday, October 15th, 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
Jealousy

Help! My Dog is Acting Jealous

Thursday, October 4th, 2018
Jealousy in dogs can trigger from multiple 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 another p
Aging Dog

Senior Dogs

Monday, September 17th, 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