|Fat Pets are Sad Pets. Learn how to help them today||
On 4 September 2013 PetHealthCare.co.za attended a very interesting talk about research done on Pet Obesity & Metabolism by Dr Todd L. Towell, Senior Manager, Scientific Communications from Hill’...
Posted on 15-09-2013More
|Freebie Friday 13 September Win with Hills||
*Welcome to #FreebieFriday! Today we feature Hill’s Science Plan Feline.
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...
Posted on 11-09-2013More
|Skin Allergies in Pets||
How to Solve Your Dog's Skin and Scratching Problems
You hear them at night ..thump thump thump … see them in the park rubbing their face on the ground and some reinvent your coffee table as a back...
Posted on 08-09-2013More
|Media Release: City calls for public comment on its draft Animal Welfare Policy||
Its wonderful to know that there are Local Governments in South Africa that make an effort to lead the way. The City of Cape Town have recognised the historically gigantic problem of Animal Welfare...
Posted on 07-09-2013More
|Freebie Friday 6 September Win with Little Carthage Guest Lodge||
Urgent Notice: Due to popular demand, the team at Pet Health Care have decided to take our #FreebieFriday campaign to a new level. As from today, the campaigns will start on a Friday and will be...
Posted on 05-09-2013More
|Parvovirus thrives in warmer months||
Spring time…parvo time
We all love spring. The weather is getting warmer, carpets of flowers everywhere and new life in the air.
Unfortunately during spring time there is an influx of puppies with...
Posted on 01-09-2013More
|Dogma Dog bowls prevents Bloat||
Welcome to #FreebieFriday! Today we feature a product that could save your dogs life. *This competition is now closed*
Every Friday we will be giving away a prize to a lucky winner. We have some...
Posted on 29-08-2013More
|Getting a Cat Out of Your Bed||
Once you have decided to stop allowing your cat/s to sleep in the bed with you, you will have realised that this is not the easiest thing to to.
Herewith a few tips to help you make this process an...
Posted on 26-08-2013More
|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