Latest Cat

Kitty Klasses at Cafe Purrfection in Sydney

Ever pilled a cat and lived to tell the tale?  Kitty Klasses at Café Purrfection can teach you how! It may be the Year of the Dog in the Chinese zodiac, but not for felines who are determined to remain one of the world’s oldest and most worshipped pets! To mark the...

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Early death for overweight cats

Overweight cats are predisposed to a range of very unpleasant diseases and health conditions; diabetes, heart disease and arthritis to name but a few say International Cat Care. There is also evidence that being overweight or obese decreases the quality of life and...

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Latest Dog

Ban of dog shock collars in the UK soon

Wales introduced a ban on the use of shock collars in 2010, and Scotland announced its intention to do so just a few weeks ago.  A ban of the sale and use of dog shock collars is to be announced across the UK shortly, following a consultation period on the terms of...


What to feed your dog is a 'hot potato' topic at the moment! You may have read our recent blog 'Feeding dogs raw chicken necks warning!' which says feeding dogs raw chicken meat, particularly chicken necks, has been linked to a rare but potentially fatal type of...


RSPCA Animal Health Products prize packs giveaway!

RSPCA has released their exciting new animal health product range for Aussie pets.  Thanks to IndyVet we have 3 RSPCA Animal Health product prize packs to giveaway! Each prize pack is RRP $80. Whether it’s one of the newly released products - RSPCA Medicated Shampoo,...

Celebrate Year of the Dog and WIN a hamper!

This competition has ended. Congratulations to Kim Mika from Victoria! Celebrate the Year of the Dog with a Paw by Blackmores hamper! Thanks to Paw by Blackmores you could WIN a hamper RRP $150 full of goodies to keep your dog healthy and happy! PAW by Blackmores is...

Dog behaviour & Training

Detector dog capability increases in Australia

Australia’s world-class detector dog capability will be further enhanced with dogs from the Australian Border Force, Australian Federal Police and Department of Agriculture and Water Resources to be co-located at a new facility at Banksmeadow in Sydney. The Minister...

Pet Wellbeing

NEW RSPCA Animal health products for AUSSIE pets

It's now even easier for Australian pet guardians to make the choice to be "Twice the Pet Hero" with the release of the latest RSPCA Animal Health Products this month. Whether it’s one of the newly released products - RSPCA Medicated Shampoo, RSPCA Ear Canker Drops,...

Adoptable pet of the week

Adopt a Female Short Hair tabby Cat in Victoria

You can adopt a female short hair tabby cat in Victoria from Bendigo Animal Welfare & Community Services. This is Chica! Chica is a sweet little tabby cat. She has a lovely, placid nature and would be a great companion. She loves playing with the little 'mousey' toy...

Pet adoption

National Pet adoption day 2018

National Pet Adoption Day 2018 is this Sunday 4th February and homeless pets all over Australia need your help to get the word out! Tell your mum, your friends, your boss, your neighbour that it’s a great day to start the search for a new family member, to learn about...

Pet Parent Stories & Tips

Mad Paws’ Dog Easter Egg Hunt 2018

Sydney pups and their two-legged plus ones are invited to Mad Paws’ Dog Easter Egg Hunt, courtesy of Mad Paws, Australia’s largest pet sitting network, on Saturday 17th March, from 10am - 2pm at Sydney Park. This year is bigger than ever with special guests, games,...

Book review

Your guide to pet-friendly destinations in Australia

Pets On Holiday by Gareth Brock is an excellent comprehensive guide to everything you need to know about pet-friendly destinations in Australia - accommodation, activities including walking trails and cafes all over Australia. Whether you're hitting the road for a...


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