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    By | May 8, 2018 | Blog

    The Alaskan Malamute is known to be the "Clydesdale" of the great white north. Did you know that the Alaskan Malamute can survive in temperatures of minus 21 degrees celsius, or that George Lucas (famous director of Star Wars and Indiana Jones) was inspired by

  • Cat-food

    By | April 20, 2018 | Blog

    Treat your cat by preparing them some nutritious food. An increasing number of vets offer nutritional consultations to help owners assess their cats’ specific needs in their diet. As with humans, keeping to the same eating routine week in and week out can get

  • Kidneys

    By | April 20, 2018 | Blog

    Kidney failure is the one of the leading causes of death in cats. While many cases are unpredictable and therefore difficult to prevent, knowing the risk factors and early signs are some of the best ways to catch kidney failure in its earliest stages. Your

  • Kidney-failure

    By | April 20, 2018 | Blog

    Kidney disease is a condition that needs to be treated by your vet as soon as possible. Your dog’s kidneys have the important job of removing waste from the bloodstream and maintaining the normal balance of fluid and minerals within your dog's body. Kidneys

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    By | April 20, 2018 | Blog

    It is important to determine whether your cat is truly spraying on the furniture, or just simply urinating inappropriately and by accident. Identifying this difference will help you understand if your cat has a health issue or if your cat is simply just being

  • Catbite

    By | April 20, 2018 | Blog

    Cat aggression is the second most common feline behaviour problem seen by animal behaviourists. Is your cat biting or scratching you, stalking you as you as you come closer towards it and then pouncing on you? Is your cat biting you after a short time of petting

  • Liver-treats

    By | April 4, 2018 | Blog

    As carnivores, cats used to get their main source of vitamin A from the liver within their prey. As cats could produce vitamin A themselves, it was important for them to hunt for it. A small bird or a mouse could have a little liver which the cat could have

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    By | April 4, 2018 | Blog

    Does your dog struggle with bath time? If this is the case, getting your dog to enjoy splashing in water and being massaged with shampoo should all be about treats and praise. Bathing plays an important role in the health of your dog’s coat and skin,

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    By | April 4, 2018 | Blog

    Similar to dogs with excessive barking, cats can have the same problem with excessive meowing. But what defines an excessive meower? Most cat owners complain about the intensity or the persistence of a cat's vocalisation. Cat language is a mixture of body