Embracing the Happiness of Adopting an Older Dog 🐶🏘️ Let’s talk about a subject close to many of our hearts: pets and, more specifically, the overlooked gems of older dogs. Have you ever considered adding a mature furry friend to your life? If you haven’t, you may be missing an incredible experience. According to a
Arthritis in dogs: a holistic guide to managing your dog’s pain 🐶 When your dog reaches their golden years, you might notice a few signs of age beyond their wise eyes and sugary face. If their mobility and activity levels have decreased and their joints seem stiff, swollen or painful, arthritis might be the cause.
Your dog’s environmental allergies 🐶 Here’s a quick guide to environmental allergies for dogs! There’s nothing more frustrating than an itch you can’t scratch, so it must be very irritating for our dogs when they have allergies. We often blame food for allergic reactions, but have you considered the likelihood of environmental factors being the
6 dog viruses to be on the lookout for 🐶🐾 For any owner, your dog’s health is paramount, we all want our pets to stay happy and healthy, so it’s important that we do our best to keep their immunity strong. Regular health checks are a good starting point, as well as keeping an eye
The benefits of adding fish oil to dog food 🐶 Fish oil is found in all of our signature bowls, due to its impressive benefits to your dog’s health. Like humans, dogs can’t produce omega-3 fatty acids themselves, so rely on their diet to get these key nutrients. Why fish oil? An important supplement
Six regular health checks you should do on your dog 🐶 Prevention is better than cure. We all want our dogs to stay happy and healthy. By implementing some basic checks as part of our routine, you will become familiar with your pooch and be more likely to notice when something needs attention. 1.
The hefty price of obesity in dogs 🐶 Paunchy dogs aren’t unusual in Australia: according to the Australian Veterinary Association, more than 40 per cent of dogs in this country are either obese or overweight. It’s easy for excess weight to creep up on a dog, whether it’s from excess feeding, lack of exercise or
Why does my dog get ear infections? 🐶 Excellent hearing is one of your dog’s super senses, as they hear frequencies much higher and lower than we can. Dog’s ears are however, prone to problems and are a big reason for vet visits. Ear infections are an all-too-common health issue for dogs, and if you
Thinking of getting a dog? Here’s the basics of puppy nutrition 🐶 There’s nothing like the excitement of bringing a new puppy home for the first time – so much to discover and so much to love! If you’ve never had a pup before, you’ll find they don’t stay small for long. They grow fast,
What is the best dog food for senior dogs? 🐶 It’s no secret that the way to your dog’s heart is through their stomach. But the older they become, the harder it will be to burn off those yummy treats. Although they’ll retain the same special personality, as a dog ages they tend to slow
Why superfoods are super good for dogs 🐶 There’s been a buzz about superfoods in human diets for around two decades now, and there’s no reason why dogs can’t share the health benefits. There are many dog recipes filled to the brim with these nutrient dense ingredients. Here we discover how to supercharge your pup’s
Is premium kibble good for your dog? 🐶 You’ve seen the shiny packets stacked up in the pet food shops, twice the price of the basic supermarket kibble. Your vet may have recommended a particular brand to keep your dog healthy. But what is premium kibble and will it actually give your dog extra health
My dog is farting, is this normal? 🐶 Common questions about dog gassiness We’re all spending a lot more time at home right now, and while your dog will be loving the extra attention, you might be noticing just how gassy they are. If your dog’s diet is working for them, you shouldn’t be noticing
Veterinarians Debunk 13 Dog Myths 🐶 Over the years many myths about dogs have circulated, some are fun, whilst others make no sense at all. For example, when your dog is guilty of bad behaviour, your dog does not actually feel guilt – only it’s stemmed from the way you behave to the dog. Or
Veterinarians Debunk 11 Cat Myths 🐱 Over the years many myths and legends about cats have circulated, some are fun, whilst others are a little frightening. For example, it’s said in England that a cat who claws at the curtains or the carpets is predicting windy weather, and the Welsh believed rain was coming when