Pets Knowledge

  • How do I keep my pet rabbits happy?

    Wed, Jul 17, 19

    Rabbits are naturally active, social, curious and intelligent animals. In the wild, rabbits will graze, play, explore and groom each other. When kept as pets, rabbits are often confined for...

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  • Can I take my cat with me when I go on holiday?

    Wed, Jul 17, 19

    It’s not usually feasible to take your cat on holiday with you, therefore you will need to make arrangements for the care of your pet while you are away. You have...

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  • What garden dangers must I protect my pet from?

    Wed, Jul 17, 19

    Some of the most common garden dangers that pets need to be protected from include: Rat or mouse bait (rodent poisons) These are a common cause of pet poisonings. Most...

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  • What should I feed my kitten?

    Wed, Jul 17, 19

    Kittens are essentially baby carnivores with specialised needs. Kittens naturally wean off their mother’s milk at around 8-12 weeks of age. When young cats are old enough (around 8 weeks...

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  • How do I best care for my newly adopted greyhound?

    Wed, Jul 17, 19

    There are many things to consider to ensure your greyhound is healthy. This includes vaccinations, parasite control, and avoiding grass seeds and keeping your greyhound cool in the summer and...

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  • How can I find a good boarding facility for my pet?

    Wed, Jul 17, 19

    There are many instances where pets may need to stay at a boarding facility such as when their owners are traveling and cannot take their pet with them. To find...

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  • How can I protect my dog from tick paralysis?

    Wed, Jul 17, 19

    The paralysis tick, Ixodes holocyclus, causes tick paralysis. Tick paralysis is a serious and potentially fatal condition requiring urgent veterinary attention. It is important to be aware of paralysis ticks and...

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  • Coughing in Dogs

    Wed, Jul 17, 19

    Kennel cough or also known as canine cough in dogs is characterized by a deep, dry, hacking cough. Another cause for this type of this of cough is that something...

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  • How should I exercise my puppy?

    Wed, Jul 17, 19

    Providing puppies with the opportunity to exercise is a very important aspect of their care. Apart from providing various health benefits, exercising also provides a good opportunity for your puppy to socialize with other...

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