|8 Reasons Why Your Family Dog Bites||
In today’s post, we will be sharing 7 reasons why your family dog bites. We all know that dogs are excellent companions. They are loyal, lovable, and become one of the family members in most...
Posted on 10-05-2022More
|Coprophagia in dogs - Does your dog eat Poop?||
Coprophagia and Flatulence, are two words dog owners can find themselves being very embarrassed about due to the social stigma associated with the subject. Dog owners are therefore reluctant to speak...
Posted on 28-04-2022More
|Mars Petcare launches Buy One Feed One campaign||
Together we can feed pets in need
Mars Petcare launches Buy One, Feed One campaign to help ease feeding challenges for abandoned pets
A number of animal rescue organisations across South Africa have...
Posted on 14-04-2022More
|Average Veterinary Fees in South Africa||
In today’s post, we will be exploring the average veterinary fees in South Africa. Being a pet owner can have a significant influence on your finances and budget. Just like humans, our pets also...
Posted on 13-04-2022More
|The Impact of Covid-19 on Pet Ownership||
What was the impact of Covid-19 on pet ownership?
Without a doubt, this worldwide pandemic has had a devastating effect on individuals’ lives. Some have lost family members, friends, or colleagues...
Posted on 08-04-2022More
|Reptile Rescuers List South Africa||
Snake Catchers and Snake Bite SOS
| Updated April 2022
Here is a list of the awesome people that could help you when you encounter a snake or (hopefully ever not) a snake bite. Please save the...
Posted on 04-04-2022More
|Healthy Homemade Dog Treats||
Say hello to your beautiful, modern dog treat bible! We know you love your dog. We know you want what’s best for them.
But we also know if you’re faced with a dog treat recipe that calls for eight...
Posted on 30-03-2022More
|Pet Friendly Beaches for Cape Town||
Those looking to take to the beach with their furry friends can take a look through the list of beaches and find suitable dog beaches:
Dogs and horses on Cape Town beaches
Posted on 27-03-2022More
|12 Warning Signs Before a Dog Bites||
Understanding dog behavior and being familiar with the warning signs could avoid being bitten and go a long way in ensuring a positive outcome of a possibly threatening encounter with a dog.
Posted on 07-03-2022More
|Bone Fractures in Pets – What Pet Owners Need To Know||
In today’s post, we will be sharing useful information about bone fractures in pets. We hate to see our beloved animals hurt but sometimes it is unavoidable. Accidents happen and all we as pet...
Posted on 25-02-2022More
|Nutrigenomics: Pet food diet and their DNA||
Anyone new to pet ownership should consider reading this information and watch this video, to understand how to assist your pet in staying healthy for a very long time.
Diabetes in pets is up to 900...
Posted on 03-02-2022More
|Pet Food Survey 2017 shows scary results||
In a most recent study done on pet food THE CLEAN LABEL PROJECT analysed over 1000 pet food products from 74 of the top selling brands - as reported by Nielsen for 2016, and the outcome was scary. ...
Posted on 21-01-2022More
|Japanese Legend explains how you can find your lost kitty||
There is a Japanese legend who talks about a method to find cats that have left the house and never come back.
The technique is to talk to the street cats in the neighbourhood as if you would talk...
Posted on 20-11-2021More
|101 Crating a pet after Surgery||
Having been through this ourselves, we know few things are worse than hearing the vet say those dreaded words: “Cage Rest.” Often the consequence of an injury or major surgery, it means your pet must...
Posted on 05-11-2021More
|New oncology centre for animal treatment and research||
The University of Pretoria’s (UP) Faculty of Veterinary Science and the Southern Africa Animal Cancer Association (SAACA) have teamed up to create an oncology centre for clinical cases and research...
Posted on 01-11-2021More
|SPREADING THE TRUTH ABOUT RABIES – NO MORE FEAR, JUST THE FACTS||
Johannesburg, 22 September 2021: This year’s 15th annual #WorldRabiesDay on the 28th of September will focus on eradicating the many fears and myths surrounding this disease and replacing them with...
Posted on 27-09-2021More
|Are You Deworming Your Pet Regularly?||
Deworming your pet is an important part of its regular health regime. Even if pet owners take good care of their pets, one cannot avoid worms as our pets are at constant risk of a worm infestation...
Posted on 21-08-2021More
|No more bad breath with Montego’s New Bags O’ Wags Denties||
Say bye-bye to bad breath with Montego Pet Nutrition’s new Bags O’ Wags Denties. These dental treats are flavoursome, highly nutritious, and made with only natural colourants. They are also super...
Posted on 10-08-2021More
|Top 20 Risky Mistakes That Pet Owners Make||
Many of us have pets and they play a significant role in the household. They become part of the family so to speak, and we want what is best for them. But often we do things unknowingly or we ignore...
Posted on 05-07-2021More
|SAVA reaches out further with Bravecto Cares Campaign||
The South African Veterinary Association Community Veterinary Clinic (SAVA-CVC) receives over 1000 Bravecto® doses as part of the #BravectoCares campaign.
On Friday 21 May 2021, the South African...
Posted on 12-06-2021More