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Female black ferret

Is a Ferret the Right Pet For You?

Ferrets are cute, playful and inquisitive pets but they do have highly specialized needs. We explore the key considerations you take into account before bringing a ferret into your family.
Dog paw and hand

How to Teach Your Dog to Shake

Teaching your dog to shake is a great party trick and one that is easily taught. You can even get the kids involved. Most children over the age of 7 years can be taught basic training techniques and in fact many children are more persistent than adults when it comes to training the family pet!
Cat scratching cat tree

Cat Equipment Basics: What You Need

From collars and carriers to kitty litter and toys we take a look at all the equipment essentials you'll need to care for your feline friend.
Guinea pig in hand

Guinea Pig Care – What to Feed a Guinea Pig

By understanding what guinea pigs eat in the wild, it unlocks what to give your pet pig for a healthy diet.
Bearded Dragon

Bearded Dragon Care Guide

Bearded dragons make great exotic pets that are relatively easy to care for once you know the basics.  They can be affectionate, adventurous reptile friends for many years to come if treated and cared for properly.
Puppy playing with a plant

First Night Home with a New Puppy. What to Expect

When you bring a new puppy home, he might feel sad and lonely. We discuss how to make your new pup feel loved, secure, and, above all, safe.
Dachsund in a park

Dachshund

The Dachshund or ‘sausage dog’ is a loveable goofball who makes a great family pet.
Boston Terrier

Boston Terrier

Known as the ultimate gentleman for its dapper good looks and gentle nature the Boston Terrier makes a great apartment pet and loves kids.
Dog and child in Christmas outfits

Creative Ways to Include your Dog this Christmas

Our four-legged friends are just as much a part of our family as the two-legged variety. Here are a few tips on how to include them in your Christmas celebrations.
Border collie in a park

Seizures in Dogs

Watching your dog have a fit is alarming for any pet parent. But what many people don’t realize is that seizures in dogs are a symptom, rather than a diagnosis in itself.
Cat scratching cat tree

How to Build a Cat Tree and Scratching Post

Building your own unique cat tree can help save your furniture and provide your cat with some great vantage points. These structures are quite expensive to buy, but easy to make with a few basic tools.
Bichon Frise sitting on grass

Bichon Frise

This bright white powder-puff has a fun-loving, happy nature and loves to socialise.
Labrador Retriever

Labrador Retriever

The eternally happy, lovable, high energy Labrador is the ideal family friendly pet and is very easy to train.
10 Foods That Are Bad for Your Dog

10 Foods That Are Bad For Your Dog

Dogs love to eat. The problem is that some of your favourite foods are simply no good for your canine companion's health or wellbeing.
Puppy running outside with a toy

5 Rules to Follow When Searching for the Best Puppy Food

What you feed your puppy today, lays the foundation for his future well-being. Find out what food is best for your new puppy.