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Keep Your Pets Safe This Halloween
With preparations in full swing for the spooky season, it is important that we not only start planning our decorations, but also how we can keep our feline friends safe during the holiday season. Halloween is a fun time for all, but with constant visitors, intimidating costumes and toxic treats it...
Managing Your Cats Stress Levels: Reducing Anxiety In Your Pet
With the glimmer of returning to normal life flickering on the horizon, it is important we consider what this may mean for our furry family members. For the last couple of months, they have adjusted to full households, constant company and likely more attention as our lives have slowed down...
Transitioning Your Cat To New Food
Written by Dr. Josie Gollan Despite all their wonderful attributes, when it comes to mealtime, many of our feline friends can be a significant source of frustration, particularly when new foods are introduced. Cats are known for their fastidious behavior and this all to frequently extends to their...
Storage Tips For Keeping Pet Food Fresh
Ever wondered why your dog or cat is turning their nose up at food they were loving just days ago? They’re probably trying to tell you something is not quite right with their dinner. Chances are, this is down to the way it has been stored.
Switching Pet Food: Transitioning To A New Diet
‘Food should always be fun, food should always be fun’….is the mantra I repeatedly tell myself when I try to introduce new foods and flavours to my 6 month old son. Some days it’s a success and I beam with undeserved pride, other days he clamps his mouth shut so...
How To Introduce A New Addition To Your Family Pet
For almost a decade I have been advising conscientious pet owners on how best to introduce a new baby to their four-legged family member. I have even discussed my recommendations on national television… a baby, a dog and live TV… you can imagine the chaos!