Dogs

Is It Safe to Give My Dog or Cat Fruit?

There are many benefits of including fruit in a healthy human diet, but as a pet parent, you may ask …

Doubling pet sterilisations to control skyrocketing population in townships

Community members bringing pets for sterilisation | Dr Brian Bergman from Mdzananda Animal Clinic sterilising The Mdzananda Animal Clinic in …

Don’t let your pet outsmart you by getting out

Escape-proof your yard and keep your pets safe. Image from Petology There are constantly pets in the streets and this …

Tips for walking your dog

Exercise is crucial for pets, but walks are also about more than just exercise.   Walks are essential for the …

Separation-Anxiety

If you have to leave your dog on his own it can bring on separation anxiety, this is usually caused …

To adopt or not to adopt? Are you prepared? These are the questions!

The decision to adopt a pet should never be taken lightly. Whether it’s your first, your second, or perhaps even …

Why keeping your pets at a perfect weight is important

Chubby is not cute! You may think your dog has a little ‘puppy fat’ or that your cuddly cat is …

The Dog’s Sense of Smell

Researchers say that dogs can use their sense of smell to detect the age, gender, and mood of other dogs. …

Animal Rights: Victory For Activists As China Reclassifies Dogs As Pets In New Guidelines

Lead image courtesy of World Dog Alliance. China’s agricultural ministry has just removed dogs from the national list of livestock, …