How much exercise does my dog need? 

How much exercise does my dog need? 

If you own a dog, you’ve most probably asked yourself the question – how much daily exercise does my dog really need? It’s a question most responsible pet owners will carefully consider when they select which breed of dog to introduce into their family, as we all know...
When to desex ~ is there a ‘right’ time? 

When to desex ~ is there a ‘right’ time? 

Let me start by saying that there is no right or wrong answer, but there certainly are a few fairy tales out there and new information constantly coming to light. Curiously breed and size both play an important part in decision making as to the timing of desexing....
Top 5 things you should know about your vet (continued)

Top 5 things you should know about your vet (continued)

  Following on from last month’s article sharing the questions to ask your vet, here we share other considerations when choosing the vet for you and your pet   How quickly can your vet respond in an emergency situation?   No one likes to anticipate an emergency...
Keeping Senior Dogs and Cats Comfortable at Home 

Keeping Senior Dogs and Cats Comfortable at Home 

Watching our best mates age can be challenging, we want them to still be those lovable puppies and kittens forever. As extensions of our family, sometimes even so before we had two-legged litters of our own, it can be really difficult to see the signs of ageing appear...
Snakes in Victoria – What You Need To Know

Snakes in Victoria – What You Need To Know

Snakes are prevalent in the warmer months (typically October until April). They are frequently seen in areas near a fresh water source such as a creek or dam. The most common snakes in Victoria and South Australia are tiger, brown, black, red-bellied black and...