Hip Dysplasia In Dogs: Symptoms and Treatment

hip dysplasia in dogs

Hip dysplasia terrifies large breed dog owners, but the fact is that hip dysplasia can happen to any size or breed of dog. This unpleasant condition will significantly decrease the quality of life of a dog and make it difficult for owners to watch. Good news is that promoting responsible dog ownership and educating yourself […]

Heatstroke In Dogs: How To Spot The Symptoms

Heatstroke in dogs

Wondering about the signs of heatstroke in dogs? Unlike humans that sweat, dogs expel heat from their bodies by panting. When panting is not enough, the temperature of the dog’s body increases, and they will suffer a heat stroke that can become fatal if not treated immediately. Summer in Australia means relaxation and fun in […]

Symptoms Of Worms In Dogs

symptoms of worms in dogs

The thought of worms in our dogs is highly unpleasant. Yet understanding the symptoms of worms in dogs is an important part of responsible dog ownership. Serious health problems can arise if the symptoms of worms in dogs are left untreated. Worms may be selected from your dog’s stool and polluted dirt. Other dogs may be infected, and in certain cases […]

CARING FOR YOUR SENIOR PETS

For many pet owners, watching our furry friends grow older is comforting, and a rewarding experience. It’s difficult to comprehend that same ball of energy running around the backyard all those years ago is now a relaxed and kind companion curled up at our feet. When your old friend starts to wind down, and puts […]

Symptoms Of Parvo In Puppies

symptoms of parvo in dogs

The last thing any new dog owner needs to hear is a parvo diagnosis. Parvo in puppies is, sadly, a common disease with fatal implications, which is why it is vital for people who deal with puppies on a regular basis to be aware of the symptoms of parvo in puppies and what to do […]

Tips on moving house with a pet

The average Aussie moves house 13 times in their lifetime. If you have a pet living with you, you can imagine the uncertainty and stress it can potentially cause for them. So if you are packing up and moving soon, we have gathered some helpful tips for the smoothest transition for you and your pets […]

Pet adoption guide

So you’ve decided it’s time to add a pet to your life. Fantastic! Adopting a pet from a rescue organisation is a great way to go. The benefits of adopting a pet are huge. You’re giving a pet a better life, and you’ll benefit from information on your pet’s personality from the rescue organisation. They […]

The dangers of hot cross buns to pets

Most pet owners are aware of the dangers of chocolate to pets, especially around Easter time when it enters the household by the kilos or is left out in the garden for the egg hunt. But did you know hot cross buns can be a major health hazard to pets too? Whether loaded with raisins, […]

Surrendering a pet

Making the decision to surrender a pet is never easy. Circumstances often change, or maybe you weren’t quite prepared for the costs and commitments that come with pet ownership. Whatever the reason, there are often steps you can take to help find a solution. Surrendering a pet should always be a last resort. It should […]