Category Archives: Pet Care Advice

Another Reason Why Cats Are Not Miniature Dogs

New research is arguing that cats see humans as… very large cats: “It turns out cats treat humans as though they were the mama cat. When a cat rubs against you with its tail straight in the air, it is

Another Reason Why Cats Are Not Miniature Dogs

New research is arguing that cats see humans as… very large cats: “It turns out cats treat humans as though they were the mama cat. When a cat rubs against you with its tail straight in the air, it is

How To Protect Your Dog From Hypothermia

In freezing temperatures dogs are as much at risk of injury as we are. Here are some simple tips you can use to keep them safe: When outside, prevent direct contact. Exposed skin will chill much quicker if coming into

How To Protect Your Dog From Hypothermia

In freezing temperatures dogs are as much at risk of injury as we are. Here are some simple tips you can use to keep them safe: When outside, prevent direct contact. Exposed skin will chill much quicker if coming into

Beware of the Dog Burglar!

Police have apprehended a burglar who stole a prize-winning French Bulldog and 15 puppies:  “Police said on Saturday 29-year old Vigil Philip Birch was in custody, charged with grand theft and dealing in stolen property. The dogs went missing on

Beware of the Dog Burglar!

Police have apprehended a burglar who stole a prize-winning French Bulldog and 15 puppies:  “Police said on Saturday 29-year old Vigil Philip Birch was in custody, charged with grand theft and dealing in stolen property. The dogs went missing on

Dog Grooming – The Good, The Bad and… Dog Dyes?

Dog Grooming is big business. Most of the groomers i know are fantastic pet professionals but sometimes things can go a bit too far: “Brown is one of the “extreme groomers.” The fad has become a sport of sorts —

Dog Grooming – The Good, The Bad and… Dog Dyes?

Dog Grooming is big business. Most of the groomers i know are fantastic pet professionals but sometimes things can go a bit too far: “Brown is one of the “extreme groomers.” The fad has become a sport of sorts —

Hints For Choosing Your Veterinarian

With the cost of Veterinary care on the up and up, it is more important then ever to get value for money. But is shopping around saving you a penny, or is it just exposing your pet to cut-price, substandard

Hints For Choosing Your Veterinarian

With the cost of Veterinary care on the up and up, it is more important then ever to get value for money. But is shopping around saving you a penny, or is it just exposing your pet to cut-price, substandard

One Hundred Reasons Why You Dog Shouldn’t Sleep On Your Bed

A quick survey: does your dog sleep on your bed? No? Really? Come on, be honest. Sometimes? What, like once a month? Once a week more like it? Maybe more? Well, maybe every day. But only in the mornings. We

One Hundred Reasons Why You Dog Shouldn’t Sleep On Your Bed

A quick survey: does your dog sleep on your bed? No? Really? Come on, be honest. Sometimes? What, like once a month? Once a week more like it? Maybe more? Well, maybe every day. But only in the mornings. We

Is Adopting A Dog Together The New Equivalent Of Marriage?

Marriage is out of favor these days. I don’t need to tell you that. The new generation has worked out that tying the knot is so 2000, and at any rate, who need to be stuck in a rut if you can

Is Adopting A Dog Together The New Equivalent Of Marriage?

Marriage is out of favor these days. I don’t need to tell you that. The new generation has worked out that tying the knot is so 2000, and at any rate, who need to be stuck in a rut if you can

Surprise! Dogs Like Toys They Can Break

I am sure it will come as a great surprise to all of you dog owners (NOT) that dogs prefer the toys they can break to pieces. You see, it’s evolutionary development. Dogs want toys which resemble real prey animals,

Surprise! Dogs Like Toys They Can Break

I am sure it will come as a great surprise to all of you dog owners (NOT) that dogs prefer the toys they can break to pieces. You see, it’s evolutionary development. Dogs want toys which resemble real prey animals,

To Feed Or Not To Feed? The Great Stray Cat Dilemma

Do you feed your local stray cats or do you not? Not an easy answer. Feeding, the theory goes would encourage breeding and magnify the problem. Not feeding keep the cats starving. In the world of animal welfare you often

To Feed Or Not To Feed? The Great Stray Cat Dilemma

Do you feed your local stray cats or do you not? Not an easy answer. Feeding, the theory goes would encourage breeding and magnify the problem. Not feeding keep the cats starving. In the world of animal welfare you often