Handling Heat Stroke in Pets

Handling Heat Stroke in Pets

As the hottest months approach, it’s important to be able to recognise signs of heat stress in your pets and to know how to prevent it wherever possible. Certain breeds, such as brachycephalic dogs (those with shorter noses like pugs and bulldogs), are at an increased...
How Can I Help My Dog Lose Weight?

How Can I Help My Dog Lose Weight?

Obesity is a growing problem in our pet dogs and is a major health concern. Some of the conditions that can occur as a result of excess weight are heat intolerance, osteoarthritis and respiratory compromise all of which put significant stress on the body.  The good...
Tips For Keeping Your Indoor Cat Happy

Tips For Keeping Your Indoor Cat Happy

As it becomes increasingly popular to keep cats indoors, more and more owners are looking for ways to ensure that their felines have fun when they’re home alone. Here are a few suggestions for keeping them entertained (but remember, even the best set-up can’t compete...