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Vegan or vegetarian diet for cats

Have you changed to a vegan or vegetarian diet and thinking of doing the same for your cat?  Humans can easily switch to a no meat diet very successfully without health problems.  Unfortunately, it's not the same for cats says International Cat Care. A vegan or...

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Michaela’s low-cost DIY catio

Michaela Lobb lives in Berwick, Victoria with three 'moggie' cats Vincent, Maximus and Tabitha. When Michaela bought her first house in 2013, she wanted a secure outdoor area for Vincent where he could get fresh air and exercise while still being a house cat. So, with...

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Latest Dog

Un-muzzling greyhounds in Victoria

Thanks to changes to Victorian Government law from 1 January 2019, pet greyhounds will no longer need to wear muzzles in public says RSPCA publication, The Biscuit. Un-muzzling greyhounds in Victoria is welcome news for owners and those who are thinking of adopting a...

Australian War Animal Day

Our friends at the Australian War Animal Memorial Organisation (AWAMO) are very excited to announce the first ever Australian War Animal Day! Federal MP Scott Buccholz has announced the 24th of February as the Australian War Animal Day! This will be a national day of...

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Travelling With Pets on Australia’s East Coast book giveaway

You can WIN one of 5 copies in our Travelling With Pets on Australia's East Coast book GIVEAWAY! Travelling with your beloved dog, cat, bird or horse? Independently researched and collated, Travelling With Pets on Australia's East Coast 4th Edition explores the best...

WIN a year’s supply of Advocate® for your cat or dog

Thanks to Bayer, you can WIN a year's supply of Advocate® for your cat or dog.  We have 3 prizes to WIN for cats and 3 prizes for dogs.  Each prize contains a year’s supply of Advocate® for your cat or dog - valued at up to RRP $154 or $288 respectively. Advocate® not...

Dog behaviour & Training

Scent detection is a great therapy for all dogs

Does your dog need a nose job? A new dog sport, K9 Nose Work® is taking Australia by storm. Di Randall of Dog Star Training is a Certified Nose Work Instructor (CNWI) who teaches pet pooches the art of scent detection using similar techniques to those used by...

Pet Wellbeing

DESERT VET SERIES TO START FILMING FOR NATIONAL AND GLOBAL SCREENS

Hit Australian TV special Desert Vet is set to begin filming a four-part series for national and global screens in the heartland of Western Australia’s Pilbara region where legendary kelpie Red Dog roamed, as well return to the state’s stunning Gascoyne coast and –...

Adoptable pet of the week

Adopt a Male Domestic Short Hair Cat in Victoria

You can adopt a male domestic short hair cat in Victoria from Maneki Neko Cat Rescue, an Outstanding Rescue Group finalist in the Jetpet Companion Animal Rescue Awards 2018. This is Elwood, he's a cool cat! Elwood loves nothing more than to run, jump and play - he'll...

Pet adoption

How Ned helped save thousands of Australian rescue pets

The story of how a dog called Ned helped to save thousands of Australian rescue pets is brought to life in an emotional video, released by Forever Friends Animal Rescue (FFAR) to celebrate the charity’s eighth birthday on Thursday, 14 February 2019. “Ned is special...

Pet Parent Stories & Tips

Living with a Malamute epileptic dog

Ryan Jones lives in Adelaide with his partner, Sam Castle and a Malamute epileptic dog called Atari. A couple of years ago, without warning Atari had a seizure, he was shaking, frothing at the mouth and stiff.  At the time of Atari's first seizure, Ryan and Sam had no...

Book review

Travelling With Pets on Australia’s East Coast

Travelling with your beloved dog, cat, bird or horse? Independently researched and collated, Travelling With Pets on Australia's East Coast 4th Edition explores the best pet-friendly accommodation (from 5-star hotels to campgrounds) between Melbourne and Cairns. ...

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