Pet owners used to have few options if one of their animals went missing. They could search the local neighbourhood, pin notices to trees and knock on doors. Far too many treasured pets disappeared never to be seen again.
Rabbits are incredibly cute, but like the majority of pets, their care requires a great deal of work. It is easy to get carried away when you see a fluffy bunny but you should think long and hard before taking on the challenge of a new pet.
If you are moving overseas, you may have to transport your pet by air to your destination. Moving home is stressful enough without having to worry about your furry or feathered friend. But would you be worrying for nothing or could your pet run into trouble when flying in the cargo hold of an aeroplane?
Insurance companies are up there with estate agents in the popularity stakes! If you are already forking out for policies on your car and your home, you may not be feeling inclined to contribute any more to the coffers of the insurance companies. Particularly if you have struggled to get them to pay out on […]
It is always wonderful to take your pooch for a stroll on the beach. But dogs have a tendency to eat anything! British beaches are being littered with toxic fatbergs which have crossed the Atlantic from the Caribbean. The unsightly blobs of fat smell appealing to pooches but it is vital that dogs are not […]
There are many ways in which pets enrich our lives. Their positive impact on mental health has been well-publicised. But now a Canadian study has indicated that furry pets can also boost the bacterial health of babies. This could help to reduce allergies and the tendency to gain weight.
You probably completely adore your pet and take excellent care of your furry or slithery friend but what will happen to them after you are gone? You may not have given this issue much though unless you are elderly but it would be a good idea to decide who you would like to take responsibility […]
My lovely cat Sammy had been a wonderful companion for many years. I had found him at Battersea Cats and Dogs home when he was approximately 2 years old. But when he reached the grand old age of 17, he began acting strangely and didn’t seem like the old Sam.
Your pets are important members of your family. But you probably won’t be able to take them on holiday with you. You can’t leave them home alone but are kennels your only option if you don’t have a friend who can help you out?
I am always looking for interesting stories to bring you. I am sure that you are keen to hear about the latest innovations in pet care and the amazing animals which have hit the headlines. My eyes always light up when I discover a great story so you can imagine my glee when I heard […]