summer safety for your kitty

As the summer approaches we have to prepare ourselves and our pets for the hot days and keep our pets safe and comfortable. The number one dangers along with the heat is dehydration and heatstroke. Even if our cat is indoor, in summer who does not want to go out and explore and enjoy the […]

travelling with your buddy

If you are planing to travel with your pet, you have to do a bit more preparation for the journey. Here follow some useful tips that will help you to plan a safe trip for your pet: Prepare safe and comfortable sleeping space for your pet while you are travelling. At a very importance are […]

the unique bond between horses & humans

Horses are special animals and taking care for them brings lots of responsiility. Looking at the horses awakes something inside me, their graceful running makes me feel happy. “There is something about the outside of a horse that is good for the inside of a man.” – Sir Winston Churchill This quote describes the unique, […]

Your friend the labrador

Image copyright: pixabay What is the most wanted dog breed to Australians? It’s the Lab!!! Beautiful,friendly and playful are the words that describe the Labrador. NO matter if you choose the English Labrador or the American, they are both loyal companions. They come in three colors: black, yellow and chocolate, fulfilling with a smooth coat. […]

is dairy ok for your pet?

Image copyright: Vetwest Animal Hospitals   Is it OK to give your pet a regular milk? This question has brought many conflicting arguments and debates with one final decision: Pets are just like humans, they can also be lactose intolerant. Many researches discovered that most of the pets are lactose intolerant (lactose is a kind of […]

ear mites; what are they?

Image copyright: West Central Veterinary Services –   The most boring things are the ear mites which live in the ears of the animals. And they can cause infection with intense itching. “Otodectes cynotis” are the most common ear mites found in cats and dogs. They are  eight-legged,tiny parasites  that feed on the wax and […]

paw care – paws are his foundation

Image copyright: The foundation of your dog are his paws. The paws are strong but not indestructible. They can be easily injured, prone to allergies and irritants. With our help their paws can stay in good condition and they will be forever grateful. Naturally dogs nails are designed to be worn down and this means […]

dangerous flora & fauna

Flora and fauna do not always mix. Beautiful, fragrant and innocuous to our human bodies, yet possibly fatal to our furry best friend. As we take some pet at home, not always have into consideration about the effect of the plants that we have at home to our pets. We usually buy bunch of flowers for […]

freshwater sharks

Image copyright: Practical Fishkeeping Magazine The freshwater variety This topic of freshwater sharks is an interesting one that needs to be explained and clarified over a few times.  The fish covered by this article are the “sharks” that freshwater fish hobbyists and enthusiasts around the world keep in their home fish tanks.  They are generally fish […]

car safety and your pet

Image copyright: Cap Region Pets Adults and children shouldn’t ride unrestrained, why would you allow your best friend to? When you take your dog on a car ride, whether it be a trip to the beach or a long road journey, your pet has invested his trust in you to keep him safe. The law varies […]