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Traveling With Pets: Your Guide to Flying or Driving With Your Furry Friend

Traveling With Pets: Your Guide to Flying or Driving With Your Furry Friend

Here’s everything you need to know before traveling with pets. Furry and loyal, our pets are part of our families. So when we go on adventures near and far, we want to take our four-legged friends along for the journey. As with any other part of pet ownership, preparing for long car or train rides, […]

How To Keep Your Pet Safe During An Evacuation Situation

How To Keep Your Pet Safe During An Evacuation Situation

If you live in an area at high risk of natural disaster, you may well have a plan for if you need to leave your home for safety reasons. For any emergency plan worth its salt, you will have factored in how you are going to look after your kids and anyone else living in […]

Why is it cruel to keep wild animals as pets?

Why is it cruel to keep wild animals as pets?

Hundreds of millions of birds, mammals, fish and reptiles are kept as exotic pets around the world. Most owners buy them because they love animals – but sadly a wild animal’s needs and natural behaviours cannot be met in our homes Wild animals belong in the wild An exotic pet is a pet that’s wild […]

Emotional Support Animals No Longer Guaranteed the Right to Fly

Emotional Support Animals No Longer Guaranteed the Right to Fly

According to the Department of Transportation’s updated rules, emotional support animals are not considered service animals. The rules for boarding flights with your emotional support animal just got a bit stricter. The Department of Transportation (DOT) announced Wednesday that it will no longer consider emotional support animals to be service animals, allowing airlines to potentially […]

COVID-19 Outbreak Prompts An Increase In Pet Adoption. But Is That A Good Thing?

COVID-19 Outbreak Prompts An Increase In Pet Adoption. But Is That A Good Thing?

The Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak has prompted an increased number of people adopting a pet for the emotional benefit and companionship one can offer during their time in quarantine, self isolation or lock down. But what happens when it ends? There have even been reports of suppliers of laying hens unable to keep up demand of […]

6 Bad Ingredients Found In Commercial Pet Food

6 Bad Ingredients Found In Commercial Pet Food

Have you ever had a look at the ingredients in your pet’s food?   When I say “had a look” did you really look at those ingredients? Well go on….go and have a look.  We are going to identify 6 bad ingredients that you do not want to find in your pets food. 1. Ethoxyquin  Ethoxyquin […]

What Does The COVID-19 Outbreak Mean For Your Pet?

What Does The COVID-19 Outbreak Mean For Your Pet?

In December 2019 we all celebrated Christmas and New Years with our family, friends and work colleagues.  It was the end of a year and another was about to begin, we made 2020 New Year resolutions, excited about what the year will bring.  Unaware what had already started to unfold in Wuhan, China. Fast forward… […]

Why Is There An Increase In Dog Attacks and How To Avoid Them?

Why Is There An Increase In Dog Attacks and How To Avoid Them?

The temporary closure of dog parks and more people staying at home as a result of the Covid-19 Pandemic means we are now seeing an increased number of people out walking their dogs throughout the day and night. This is great for the usually yard bound bored dog, however it is also reported an increasing […]

Oh Crap Lets Talk About Dog Poop And Our Planet

Oh Crap Lets Talk About Dog Poop And Our Planet

Being a dog mum (or dad) is one of life’s little blessings!  We love everything that comes with being a furparent…all the cuddles, snuggles, wagging tails, sloppy kisses, walkies, breakfasts at the local café and the fact that they love us no matter what! Oh and we love picking up their poop…..said no one EVER! […]