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Saying goodbye to your beloved horse
Saying goodbye to your beloved horse

Saying goodbye to your beloved horse There are times when it is in the best interest of a much-loved horse to be humanely euthanised. This information may guide you through…

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Top five things to know about becoming a foster carer
Top five things to know about becoming a foster carer

Top five things to know about becoming a foster carer 1. Is fostering right for you? Whether you’re helping a dog learn to love and be loved, or looking after…

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Feeding your rabbits
Feeding your rabbits

Feeding your rabbits Pocket pets such as guinea pigs and rabbits are an 8 - 10 year commitment and require as much attention as dog and cats do. A consistent…

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From the horse’s mouth: What kind of dental care do horses need?
From the horse’s mouth: What kind of dental care do horses need?

From the horse’s mouth: What kind of dental care do horses need? Like humans, horses need regular dental check-ups to make sure their teeth stay picture perfect. Given they have…

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Dental health
Dental health

Dental health Dental disease is one of the most common pet problems, but it doesn’t have to be this way. Know about your pet’s oral hygiene and prevent problems with…

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Myxomatosis
Myxomatosis

Myxomatosis Myxomatosis is caused by the myxoma virus. It is spread between rabbits and biting insects such as fleas and mosquitoes. It was introduced to Australia in 1950 to reduce…

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Parvovirus
Parvovirus

Parvovirus Often referred to as parvo, parvovirus is a highly contagious viral disease that affects dogs. Here’s what you need to know about parvo to protect your pooch. Parvo can…

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Separation anxiety
Separation anxiety

Separation anxiety Dogs are an integral part of family life. They spend most of their time with us in the home and also join us on holidays and family outings.…

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42 plants that are toxic to our feline friends
42 plants that are toxic to our feline friends

42 plants that are toxic to our feline friends We love the bright colours and sweet scents that springtime offers, and no doubt your mischievous kittens and cats will love…

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Flea and tick prevention
Flea and tick prevention

Flea and tick prevention Fleas and ticks are a pain in the tail. They can infest most mammals, including people, causing problems from mild irritation to death. Find out what…

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Spring babies
Spring babies

Spring babies BirdsSnakesDucksPossumsKangaroos, wombats, echidnas I have found a bird on the ground, what do I do? Fledglings (young birds that have grown all or most of their feathers) leave…

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Puppy factories
Puppy factories

Puppy factories What is a puppy farm? A puppy farm (also known as a puppy factory or puppy mill) is defined as 'an intensive dog breeding facility that is operated…

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