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  • SH_Yorkies_SJ_01

    By | July 2, 2018 | Blog

    These are tiny dogs with huge personalities. They are a lively and enthusiastic member of the popular Toy dog group. Yorkshire Terriers appeal to a wide range of dog-lovers, thanks to their cute button eyes and soft-to-the-touch, silky coat. Origins and

  • Possessiveness

    By | July 2, 2018 | Blog

    It is quite normal for dogs to be protective over things they see as a valued resource, such as food, toys and people. However this is different to a dog becoming unstably aggressive towards you and other pets in order to protect what they value. Although a dog

  • SH_Cat-on-cat_SJ_03

    By | July 2, 2018 | Blog

    No one can truly know how a situation will play out once you introduce your cat to another cat. Some cats are more territorial than others. These cats may never adjust to sharing their house, and may do best in a one-cat family. However, many aggressive

  • SH_Dogs-and-water_SJ_01-

    By | June 4, 2018 | Blog

    Have you ever wondered how much water your dog needs each day? Do you assume that your dog will drink precisely the right amount it needs each day, if you give your dog free access to fresh/clean water? It can be surprising for some dog owners to learn that

  • Teeth-brushing

    By | June 4, 2018 | Blog

    Cat dental health is not always a topic of a concern for cat owners. Dental disease can become a harsh reality for cats by the age of four if left unchecked. Many cats can get gingivitis as we humans do as well as other types of periodontal

  • Vet-visit

    By | June 4, 2018 | Blog

    The first thing we should do as dog owners is to try and understand our dog's perspective when we take them to see a vet. The ability to reduce pet stress is not only good for your dog before or during a vet visit, but will make the process of a medical

  • Chocolate and cats

    By | June 4, 2018 | Blog

    A bit of chocolate for us humans is an indulgence and a delicious treat. However, even a small amount of chocolate to some cats and dogs can be quite devastating to their health. As well as a high fat content, chocolate contains caffeine and theobromine.

  • Diabetes-in-cats

    By | June 4, 2018 | Blog

    If your feline friend has diabetes, this long-term condition can be managed with treatment, and it does not need to impact hugely on your pet’s quality of life. Diabetes in cats occurs once in every 200 cats. There are various different types of diabetes

  • Eye-health

    By | June 4, 2018 | Blog

    Eyes are very delicate but surprisingly durable. There are steps you can take to prevent damage to your pet's eyes. If your dog’s eyes get dirty or infected, it can lead to a scratchy, oozy nightmare and cause serious damage. Dogs experiencing eye