Springtime allergies can affect dogs too!
The Delta Society Australia shares their top tips to help dog owners minimise springtime allergies in dogs. Just like humans, dogs can be affected by seasonal allergies like hayfever and can experience similar symptoms like sneezing, watery eyes, itching and an irritated rash. Continue Reading →
How to feed our pets properly is critical to their well-being. There is some confusion regarding cat and dog nutrition and how to ensure the pet food we buy will meet their needs.
Royal Canin‘s Dr Mina Magelakis uncovers the truth behind some common myths surrounding cat and dog nutrition. Dr Mina addresses cat and dog nutritional needs for general health and wellbeing, meat vs vegetarian, grain-free diets, food allergies, and what you need to know about feeding pets raw food. Continue Reading →
KONG has been around since a German Shepherd called Fritz and his owner, Joe Markham invented an odd looking toy designed to distract the dog from chewing rocks 41 years ago. Markham refined the toy’s design, developed a super strong rubber formula and began production in 1976. The rest we say is history! Today KONG toys are enthusiastically used and recommended by veterinarians, trainers, dog professionals and satisfied dog and cat owners worldwide. Rodney Gooch, KONG Advisor Team Coordinator in Australia explains the different types of KONG toys for dogs, shares a story about Axel the barking Ridgeback and his top tips to keep your dog healthy and happy. Continue Reading →
Osteoarthritis in dogs and cats is a chronic condition that will increase as our pets grow older.
Small animal surgery specialist, Dr Stephen Fearnside explains how osteoarthritis in dogs and cats is treated and what the future might hold to help manage chronic pain in Aussie family pets. Continue Reading →
August is Pet Dental Month, protect your pet against dental disease!
When was the last time your pet’s teeth had a thorough examination and clean by a veterinarian? August is Pet Dental Health Month and pet owners are being encouraged to speak to their veterinarian about what they can do to ensure their pet maintains good oral health. Continue Reading →
WIN a SolClean Pet Care Pack
This competition has closed. Congratulations to our winners: Helen Tupila (QLD), Chrissy Roberts (WA) and Jessie Hvas (NSW). Continue Reading →
Itchy skin in dogs explained by Vet Tina Levy
Dry skin in Winter is just one of the several causes of itchy skin in dogs according to veterinarian Tina Levy from Bondi Junction Veterinary Hospital in Sydney. Tina shares her expert knowledge and her top tips to help prevent and treat your dog for itchy skin. Continue Reading →