Keeping Your Pocket Pet Happy and Healthy 

Pocket pet popularity is on the rise and for good reason – rabbits, guinea pigs and ferrets not only make great companions, but their smaller build and confined living quarters mean that those living in apartments and units can enjoy the perks of pet ownership too.  ...
The Benefits of Desexing Your Pets 

The Benefits of Desexing Your Pets 

Australians consistently prove to incredibly responsible pet owners, with about 90% of all Aussie dogs and cats having been desexed. We all know that we should be desexing our pets, but do we really understand why? Aside from the obvious benefit of avoiding unwanted...
Dogs and Dementia 

Dogs and Dementia 

Even though your dog can’t exactly tell you of his frustrations regarding his forgetfulness, owners of older canines will certainly attest to their pet showing signs of absent-mindedness. While aging will naturally cause your pooch to slow down in more ways than one,...
How Important is Heartworm Prevention for my Dog?

How Important is Heartworm Prevention for my Dog?

Damage caused to the heart and lungs by heartworm in untreated dogs is fatal. Because it is spread by the bites of infected mosquitoes, it is nearly impossible to predict or avoid, especially in our temperate climate and with mozzies beginning to survive in cooler...
Adopting Sibling Pups

Adopting Sibling Pups

It is not uncommon for those looking to purchase or adopt a new pup to consider bringing home a playmate for them as well. In fact, lots of breeders will report many buyers in the market for a new puppy requesting to adopt two siblings from the same litter. While all...
Stay Tick Safe in 2019

Stay Tick Safe in 2019

While peak tick season usually kicks off around September, these dangerous parasites can be a cause of concern all year around, especially as we experience an unseasonably long Summer this year.  Paralysis ticks pose a major risk to your pets’ health, with symptoms...