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Adopting an older dog

Monday, May 29th, 2017
When considering getting a dog, many people will have an ideal scenario pictured in their heads. Often it will involve a cute-as-a-button puppy running around their garden, being mischievous and providing boisterous fun
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Most popular dog names of 2017

Friday, May 19th, 2017
When it comes to naming your beloved new puppy, the decision can be excruciatingly hard! Traditional names such as Spot, Fluffy and Patch that described the look or personality of the pet have seemed to been taken over w
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Why Does My Dog Smell?

Monday, May 8th, 2017
Does your pooch let off an odour that is sometimes unbearable to be around? No matter how much you adore and cherish your little four legged friend, an overpowering stench is one thing that needs to change about them! No
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How To Introduce a Second Dog in to Your Family

Thursday, April 20th, 2017
There comes a time in a pet owner’s life where they ponder if they should get a friend for their pet – someone to hang out with while you are away or at work. Although this seems like a great idea to keep your furry
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Dogs vs Chocolate

Wednesday, April 12th, 2017
For many of us, chocolate is an indulgence that we can’t get enough of, especially around Easter. However for pets,even a small amount can be potentially fatal to your four legged friend. Dogs are known as opportun
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Is my dog depressed?

Tuesday, April 11th, 2017
Mental health issues aren’t restricted to humans and it seems dogs can also develop depression. Petplan takes a look at the symptoms of depression in dogs and the things you should do if you suspect your dog is depres
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Thinking About Getting a Dog?

Tuesday, April 4th, 2017
Author: Cathy Beer, Founder of www.pets4life.com.au Pets give us the greatest joy, not to mention many health benefits! But sadly, thousands of dogs end up in over-burdened animal shelters every year. Many new pet owners
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Why Does My Dog Drool?

Tuesday, March 7th, 2017
As a dog owner, you’re sure to have left the house on at least one occasion wearing an unwelcome accessory – doggy slobber. And while it’s completely natural, it can be puzzling; why do our pooches, and especially
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Puppy Training: Socialising Your Dog

Thursday, March 2nd, 2017
After the initial excitement of getting a new puppy has subsided, it’s easy to become overwhelmed with the task of training the new addition to your family. A major area of your puppy’s training is socialising with o
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First Time Pet Owner Checklist

Tuesday, February 28th, 2017
As any new pet owner knows, it can be a stressful time not only getting your pet comfortable in their surroundings, but also making sure that you have everything they need. Whether it is a new kitten or a puppy, there is