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Chicken and Rice Diet

The following diet is based on Strombeck’s Home Prepared Diets for Dogs and Cats. This recipe is ideal for making up a batch of meals for the freezer.

9 Worst Foods for Your Ferret

Whilst Ferrets can be fussy eaters as adults, the food habits they learn as kits will stay with them for life. We’ve assembled a...
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What to Know Before Adopting a Pug Puppy

Once a pug owner, always a pug owner. These roly-poly balls of fun are playful, stubborn and fit in beautifully with family life.
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Dog Grooming Basics

Keeping your dog clean and well-groomed is about much more than just looking and smelling good. It’s about keeping your dog healthy too.
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Desexing Cats is More Common than we Think

Desexing can prevent the production of many kittens that may not find a home and it is an important part of keeping your cat healthy.
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Rabbit Care Guide

Are you considering adopting a rabbit? Our Rabbit Care Guide will help you make the right choices with tips and advice on how to care for your pet rabbit.
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Introducing A New Pet To Your Furry Family

Bringing a new pet into our lives is a fun and exciting time. For our other pets, though, it can be an uncertain and unsettling experience. With a few simple steps (and lots of patience!) we can help improve the chances of everyone getting along.
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Urinary Tract Infections in Dogs

Urinating in the house is a common reason for a veterinary visit. A urinary tract infection (UTI) may cause a sudden loss of housebreaking...
feliway for cats

Feliway for Cats: A Pet Parent’s Guide

Feliway is a safe, effective and natural way to improve problem behavior and help your cat to cope with changes such as moving house...
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Arthritis in Dogs

Many canine senior citizens become stiff and sore in their joints as they age. However, there is much you can do to slow the development of arthritis and to manage the symptoms if they occur.
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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.
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Bark Collars: Do They Work?

Concern about dogs barking is the most common complaint from dog owners, with 35% of owners reporting problems with barking. So what is the best way to deal with it?
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Dog Food: A Balanced Diet for Your Dog

Whatever you feed your dog, do your research and aim to feed your dog good quality, healthy and nutritionally balanced food.
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.
Leptospirosis in Dogs

Leptospirosis in Dogs: What It Is and How to Prevent It

What is leptospirosis? Leptospirosis in dogs is a bacterial disease that is caused by one of several strains of bacteria classified as Leptospira. It can...