|Freebie Friday 22 August Win with Vondi's||
Welcome to our next edition of #FreebieFriday! Today we have up for grabs a fantastic hamper from Vondi's - The healthy natural alternative for your pets.
Every Friday we will be giving away a...
Posted on 22-08-2013More
Zoo … what?
A zoonosis is a disease or infection that has the potential to spread from pets to their owners and in some cases vice versa.
There are more than sixty diseases with the potential of...
Posted on 18-08-2013More
|Freebie Friday 16 August Win with Lucky Dog gift box||
Welcome to #FreebieFriday ! Today we feature the Lucky Dog Gift Box.
Every Friday we will be giving away a prize to a lucky winner. We have some fantastic prizes up for grabs in the weeks to come...
Posted on 15-08-2013More
|Facts on FIV - feline immunodeficiency virus||
FIV (feline immunodeficiency virus) belongs to the same virus family as HIV. Fortunately both of these viruses are species specific and will not cross from cat to human. Free roaming, cats...
Posted on 11-08-2013More
|Best New Product Award for Hill’s y/d Feline||
Hill’s Prescription Diet y/d Feline, the complete pet food formulated to manage hyperthyroidism in cats, has won Best New Product of 2012 in a survey of UK veterinarians....
Posted on 11-08-2013More
|Deciphering Pet food labels||
There are more than 22 brands of pet food available in South Africa. With excellent marketing, colourful packaging and each one promises to be the best for your pet. It can be difficult to make an...
Posted on 04-08-2013More
|WODAC Pet Expo 2013||
PetHealthCare.co.za popped into the WODAC Pet Expo 2013 held at the Gallagher Estate in Midrand, Johannesburg from 19 - 21 July. Here are images of some of the happy exhibitors for this years event...
Posted on 30-07-2013More
|Health tips for owners with senior dogs (7+ years)||As a pet owner, I still believe the best pet is a senior pet. Their whole demeanour is so beautiful. By this time, they understand you almost more than you do. They are good pets, they know their...|
|Health tips for adult dog owners (1-7 years)||Healthy Pets are happy Pets To keep your dog healthy and happy is not always as easy said than done. Herewith a list of tips helpful in keeping your dog happy and healthy all year around. Feed the...|
|Health tips for puppy owners||A Healthy Puppy is a happy family A few tips to help keep your puppy healthy and to ensure those first months are filled with playful days and peaceful nights: Feed the best quality puppy food you...|
|Bloat Gastric Dilatation Volvulus GDV||
Gastric Dilatation Volvulus aka GDV or “bloat,” in laymen’s term is a life threatening condition all large breed dog owner’s need to be aware of .
In a patient with a GDV the stomach first fills with...
Posted on 06-07-2013More
|Top Dog Breeds in South Africa: Golden Retrievers||
The Golden Retriever proudly fills number 5 on South Africa’s 10 most popular breed list compiled by Animaltalk.
The Golden Retriever is a medium to large size dog, with a big head and ears long...
Posted on 23-06-2013More
|June 21 is ‘Take Your Dog to Work Day’ in America||
We’ve all heard the expression, “working like a dog.” But have you ever been invited to “work with your dog?”
This Friday, June 21st, marks the 15th annual Pet Sitters’ International ‘Take Your Dog...
Posted on 19-06-2013More
|Managing osteoarthritis in dogs and cats||
Arthritis is the most common cause of chronic pain in adult dogs and affects two-thirds of older cats. ~ Article courtesy of Hill’s Pet Nutrition
When protective cartilage wears away, joints...
Posted on 16-06-2013More
|Stiffness & Painful Joints in Pets Brought to you by Hill's||
Rather than watching your beloved pet suffer from stiffness or painful joints this winter, try Hill’s Prescription Diet j/d to see whether this revolutionary food will give your pet its bounce back,...
Posted on 10-06-2013More
|Dog Parks : What you should know before visiting them||
Dog parks are known to be a fun outing for your pooch, but one has to make sure they remain safe at all times whilst having fun. The most common medical conditions associated to dog parks are bites...
Posted on 06-06-2013More
|Top Dog Breeds in South Africa Shetland Sheepdog||
The Shetland Sheepdog aka the Sheltie proudly fills number 6 on South Africa’s most popular breed list compiled by Animaltalk.
The Sheltie has the appearance of a miniature Rough-coated Collie, but...
Posted on 24-05-2013More
|Video of Gorilla that was set free many years ago||
Kwibi was brought up by Damian Aspinall in England. When Kwibi turned 5, Damian could no longer give him a quality life, and decided to set him free in Gabon, Africa. Kwibi became a wild gorilla...
Posted on 16-05-2013More
|Video of Gorilla that responds to Tea with Mussolini movie||
Animals have emotions just like humans, or do you think their emotions are more true to that of a human, who is exposed to sinful traits?
Posted on 16-05-2013More
|Fascinating Facts about Cats||
The word cat refers to a family of meat-eating animals that include tigers, lions, leopards, and panthers.
Cats have five toes on each front paw, but only four toes on each back paw.
Posted on 14-05-2013More