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Tips for managing behavioural problems
Tips for managing behavioural problems

Tips for managing behavioural problems Most pets will, at some point exhibit problem behaviour. The tips below can help you manage and resolve issues as quickly as possible. Visit your…

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Possessive of toys and food
Possessive of toys and food

Possessive of toys and food It is quite normal for dogs to be protective over things they see as a valued resource, such as food, bones and other people. Often,…

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Play biting and mouthing
Play biting and mouthing

Play biting and mouthing If you’ve ever spent time with a puppy, chances are you’ve ended up with your hand, arm or foot in their mouth! This behaviour is described…

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Puppy toilet training
Puppy toilet training

Puppy toilet training Toilet training your puppy can be easy and stress free. To begin, set up the following: A puppy-proof outdoor yard with space for toileting, play and sleep…

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7 reasons why dog toys are so important
7 reasons why dog toys are so important

7 reasons why dog toys are so important We all know that our pooches love playing with toys, but did you know all the benefits they have on your dogs…

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7 enrichment ideas for your cat
7 enrichment ideas for your cat

7 enrichment ideas for your cat Who doesn't love spending some quality downtime with their cat? Maybe watching tv, reading a book or just watching the world go by. But…

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Mat training
Mat training

Mat training Giving your dog an area in which it can settle will be a useful training tool. By providing a mat, you give your dog an easily recognisable area…

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How to be a good leader
How to be a good leader

How to be a good leader When people discuss dogs and their behaviour, you may hear comments such as “My dog is very dominant,” or “My dog always tries to…

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5 of the best dog toys
5 of the best dog toys

5 of the best dog toys Play is so important for your dog's mental and physical health. With so many toys available, we put together five of the best to…

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Learning to use kitty litter
Learning to use kitty litter

Learning to use kitty litter Does your cat need to learn how to use a litter tray? This is one of the most common reasons cat owners seek advice from…

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Getting your cat into a carrier
Getting your cat into a carrier

Getting your cat into a carrier When transporting your cat to the vet or anywhere else, it is important to keep it safe and secure in a cat carrier. This…

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Reward-based training
Reward-based training

Reward-based training Reward-based training is the most effective and humane way of training your dog (or cat!). This type of training is used by RSPCA Victoria behaviourists and animal care…

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