Posts Tagged ‘dog breed’

 
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Pet Cancer Prevention

Wednesday, May 28th, 2014
It’s far better to avoid cancer than it to have to treat it. Pets are just as likely to get cancer as we are, so what can do to improve the odds? 1. Choice of pet Its not a big deal for cats, but for dogs there are som
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Pet Cancer Myth Busters

Thursday, May 15th, 2014
1. “If he had cancer, he’d be sick wouldn’t he?” Most cancers don’t make your pet ‘sick’ at first. The most common reason I see a pet with a poor appetite due to cancer as the first symptom is because the g
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Toxic Easter Eggs

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014
With Easter just around the corner pet owners will have a lot more chocolate around the house, and veterinary clinics will be seeing a lot more chocolate ingestion by dogs. Chocolate is a wonderful treat for humans, but
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Fido Facts | Komondor

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014
Appearance A mop on four legs? The Bob Marley dog? The Whoopie Goldberg dog? The Komondor has been given a few silly nicknames over the years. Whether you refer to this breed with a nickname or as the Komondor it is clea
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Fido Facts | Australian Shepherd

Thursday, March 20th, 2014
Appearance The Australian Shepherd is often noted for it’s medium lenght wavy coat that has a thick undercoat and comes in a range of colours. Australian Shepherds or “Aussies” cab be blue merle, red me
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Breed Specific Legislation (Australia)

Thursday, March 20th, 2014
At Petplan we are pet lovers, too. Our team at Petplan HQ love all cats and dogs regardless of breed. The following details have been provided for your information only and it is important to note that Petplan Australas
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Fido Facts | German Shepherd

Thursday, March 6th, 2014
Appearance The German Shepherd’s coat is generally a mixture of black, fawn and gold. Dogs may also have pure black or pure white coats but the true colour of a German Shepherd is not known until the puppy coat is
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Working Breed Pup Quiz

Wednesday, March 5th, 2014
Get social. Get Rewarded. This March we’re giving our Facebook Fans a Pup Quiz and a chance to win some great prizes! Please read our Working Breed Pup Quiz Terms & Conditions and then get on Facebook and Get
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Fido Facts | Australian Edition

Tuesday, January 21st, 2014
Australian Kelpie Appearance The Kelpie breed has developed into two distinct strains; the original ‘Working Kelpie’ and the more recent ‘Bench Kelpie’. Both strains are athletic with muscular sh
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The Evolution of Dogs

Monday, January 20th, 2014
Is your Toy Dog more similar to a Terrier than you know? Does your Sharpei have some Dingo-like qualities? This beautiful infographic from Fast Company illustrates how modern dog breeds evolved from the Grey Wolf. This