Pet Breeds

  • scottish-deerhound-273×300

    By | June 28, 2015 | Blog

    In life, some go with the flow, some go against it, and others aren’t even aware of the existence of the flow. In the canine world, the Scottish Deerhound belongs to the latter category and are unique in their preferences and needs. Scottish Deerhounds, who

  • bull-terrier

    By | May 22, 2015 | Blog

    Comparing the Bulldog with the Bull Terrier breed is a little like comparing a Volvo station wagon to a Toyota Hilux bakkie. Both are good in their own way but apart from being cars, or rather then, dogs, there are few similarities. Distinctive looks and

  • Sphinx 5

    By | May 21, 2015 | Blog

    A sphinx is a mythical creature with the body of a lion and a human head and the most recognisable sphinx must be the Great Sphinx of Giza, situated near the pyramids in Egypt. The Sphynx cat breed may not be half human or half lion, but it

  • flying-pomeranian

    By | May 19, 2015 | Blog

    Although a Pom is a tiny little tyke, generally weighing between 1kg and 3kg, he doesn't know it and won’t believe it even if you tell him. However despite being small, these doggies have big appetites for fun and we’ve made a list of entertaining indoor

  • dirty paws

    By | May 12, 2015 | Blog

    As their name suggests, these dogs were bred as entertainment dogs for bull-baiting, a popular sport during the Middle Ages. After bull-baiting was banned in 1835 however, the breed, which resulted from a pug and mastiff cross, became better known as for its

  • york-chocolate

    By | April 28, 2015 | Blog

    A cat named after a delicious sweet treat can only be a pleasure to have around. That is certainly true for the York Chocolate, a relatively new cat breed inspired by the birth of Brownie in 1983 in the USA. Today, York Chocolates, like their great granny Brownie,

  • Border Collie image

    By | April 17, 2015 | Blog

    While dogs are known to be man’s best friend, many are also employees. Among the most well-known worker dogs are probably Border Collies. These dogs from Scottish and English descent are true workaholics and often credited to be the smartest dog breed. However,

  • Savannah Cat

    By | March 12, 2015 | Blog

    The Savannah is an unusual, exotic breed of domestic cat that strangely has many dog-like characteristics. These smart and mischievous cats’ ancestor is the African Serval cat, which was crossed with a domestic cat and they were named after the first kitten

  • Yorkshire Terrier on leash

    By | February 22, 2015 | Blog

    Nothing says ‘I have arrived’ like a Yorkie – beautiful frame, luxurious fur and a lovely personality. Yorkies are great pets as they are energetic, courageous and smart.  However, these personality traits can also make them think that they