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Below is a list of our latest pet related blog posts, enjoy!

 

Date Posted: 7 November 2018



Date Posted: 13 June 2018


Can dogs tell time? Does my dog know how long I've been gone for? The answer to both of these questions is yes! Learn more about how your dog understands time and how they seem to always know when it is time to be fed or for you to wake up!


Date Posted: 7 June 2018


The new virus identified in dogs is H1N1 which is the same strain as the 2009 swine flu. The flu has been passed onto dogs from pigs and this could potentially then effect humans.


Date Posted: 28 March 2018


There is a recall on Advance Dermocare Dry Dog Food in the 3kg, 8kg and 15kg bags. Mars Petcare Australia is voluntarily recalling all of the Advance Dermocare dog food products for a full refund at the place of purchase.


  Date Posted: 8 February 2018


Snakes should be fed according to the size of their mid-section. They can eat prey which is double the size of their bodies, meaning most adults can easily consume jumbo rats, rabbits, and adult quail.


  Date Posted: 7 January 2018


With California cannabis smokers now officially out the closet and the continuing discussion in Australia if recreational use should be legal, the question of sociable smoking arises. Should we allow consumption in nicotine areas or restrict it to spaces.


  Date Posted: 3 January 2018


If we feed them soft tinned food, and biscuits soaking in yummy gravy, their teeth may not want to go back to dry pellets. Let’s explore some ways of keeping cat and dog teeth clean.


Date Posted: 31 December 2017


New Years can always be a tricky time for pet owners, as the fireworks and being thunderstorm season can scare your animal. With thousands of pets getting out each year, we have compiled a few tips to making sure your pet is safe this New Years Eve.


Date Posted: 19 November 2017


As now days almost every pet owner will get a X-mas present for their dog, we want to help make your Christmas pet shopping a bit easier. We have compiled a list of our top 10 Christmas gift ideas for dogs in 2017.


Date Posted: 15 November 2017


Merial advises that it is voluntarily recalling one batch of NexGard® Spectra Chewables for Dogs 2-3.5 kg presented in a 3 pack from Australian retailers.


Date Posted: 19 August 2017


Pet insurance has literally been a life saver for many animals and it continues to gain popularity. Insurance premiums are going up for us as well as our pets, however we can claim tax rebates for ourselves but we cannot for our pets.


Date Posted: 12 August 2017


There is a number of ROYAL CANIN® products, predominantly canine, that are temporarily unavailable. This is due to an issue that ROYAL CANIN® Australia has identified with their import permit. Please be assured there is no quality or food safety concerns.


Date Posted: 26 June 2017



Date Posted: 5 June 2017


Hermit Crabs make great pets because they do not carry any known disease and are hypoallergenic, which make Hermit Crabs perfect pets for those with allergies.


Date Posted: 29 May 2017


NexGard Spectra treats your dog for fleas, ticks, heartworm and intestinal worms with one chewable tablet. This is a very exciting product to come onto the Australian pet market.


Date Posted: 29 May 2017


With many pet owners moving their dogs to grain free it is no wonder that people are also moving their cats over. Ivory Coat has just launched the cat range of grain free dry food.


Date Posted: 18 November 2016


Black Hawk has introduced some exciting new flavours in their grain free range. Some of the new taste's are Hormone Free Chicken, Grazed Lamb, Salmon and Kangaroo.



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