Pet Wellbeing

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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

  • Catclimbing

    By | January 29, 2018 | Blog

    Most cats enjoy being higher up, having a look out point or just exploring their territory. Cats have a strong instinct to climb, compelling them to seek out high places. These instincts come from survival traits that they obtained from their wilder counterparts.

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    By | January 29, 2018 | Blog

    Cancer found in cats is not as common as it is in dogs, yet it sadly still affects a number of our feline friends. Cats have the tendency to mask an illness or discomfort, which then can lead to a late diagnosis with more costly treatments. It is devastating

  • Tick

    By | November 28, 2017 | Blog

    Sometimes you can feel a tick or two when you pet your cat or dog. Unlike fleas, ticks are larger and more obvious when looking for pests on your pet. They tend to be large enough to see, ticks can also be found around the ears, paws, head or neck area of your

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    By | August 31, 2017 | Blog

    It can be fascinating and even magical when mushrooms pop up in your back yard overnight. If your dog is curious and scavenging in nature, it would be wise to clear any mushrooms from your yard as soon as you see them. Unfortunately there has been a growing

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    By | July 6, 2017 | Blog

    These days our dogs are living longer and are benefitting from the advancement of medicine and other veterinary research. Unfortunately as dogs get older, they become prone to health issues, these include the lack of mobility and the development of

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    By | June 29, 2017 | Blog

    There's no such thing as a standard procedure when it comes to recovering from surgery, this is because each pet heals differently Recovery will often vary based on your pet's age and the severity of the  condition being treated and the treatments

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    By | June 14, 2017 | Blog

    Dogs are inquisitive by nature and enjoy exploring their surroundings, this can lead to encounters with friendly and not-so-friendly animals. Bites from a startled snake can injure or even fatally wound your dog. If you live in an area where snakes are known

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    By | May 22, 2017 | Blog

    Dogs can be great travel companions! Most dogs enjoy being included in your travel plans, but motion sickness and travel anxiety can be really problem in a dog's life. Whether you simply need to take your dog to the vet or you are planning a holiday with your