Why have a snake as a pet?

Why have a snake as a pet? Have you considered having a snake as a pet? While there are many reptiles that make good pets,

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How to Run With Your Dog: 6 Tips & Tricks

Many people like to run, for exercise and for fun. If you have a dog, you may wish to run with your dog. Here are

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Keeping dog care simple – in 7 steps

Caring for your pets can be a little daunting – even overwhelming – at times. There is so much information out there – good and

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What Are Your Legal Liabilities When Injuring A Dog On Streets?

What Are Your Legal Liabilities When Injuring A Dog On Streets?

Accidents happen and when we hurt a dog on the streets, we feel so guilty. Few of us understand our legal responsibilities, so Donna Williams

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Making dogs happy

  We love our dogs and want to give them as happy a life as possible. But just what makes dogs happy? We asked Dr

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World's richest pets

World’s Richest Pets

?Who are the world’s richest pets? And how did they get to be so wealthy? Burning questions that we know you need the answers to.

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10 Weird And Wonderful Facts About Reptiles

10 Fascinating Facts about Chameleons

Chameleons are fascinating creatures. We need to know more about them so Pet Problems Solved asked James Alston from Exotic Direct Pet Insurance to tell

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5 Ways to Reduce Your Dog's Stress During Vaccinations

5 Ways to Reduce Your Dog’s Stress During Vaccinations

Vets love animals but the reverse is not always true. Our pets can get stressed visiting the vet clinic. Here are 5 ways to reduce

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10 Dogs That Are Proven Military Heroes

10 Dogs That Are Proven Military Heroes

War dogs or military dogs are special. They loyally serve their handlers and their country.  Here are 10 dogs that are proven military heroes, thanks

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Do you ever wonder if your dog misses you when you are gone? Dogs are our faithful, furry friends. Such adoring, unconditional support can be hard to find in a human friend or family member. Perhaps due to this mutual adoration, many dog owners feel guilty at leaving their dog behind when they go on holiday. But do dogs miss us?

Do dogs miss us? Are they heartbroken when left alone?

Do you ever wonder if your dog misses you when you are gone? Dogs are our faithful, furry friends. Such adoring, unconditional support can be

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5 Ways to Make Your Dog Smell Better

5 Ways to Make Your Dog Smell Better

Some quick and easy tips to get rid of that doggy odour, with these 5 ways to make your dog smell better, thanks to pet

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How gender and stereotypes can shape our relationship with dogs

Whose best friend? How gender and stereotypes can shape our relationship with dogs

Does dog gender matter? Does your sex and your interaction with your dog affect your relationship? Interesting questions and Professor Paul McGreevy and Fiona Probyn-Rapsey shed

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5 Ways to Keep Pet Hair Under Control

5 Ways to Keep Pet Hair Under Control

  We love our pets but their hair around our home can be annoying. Here are 5 ways to keep pet hair under control from

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The hidden hazards in your home to your pets

We want our homes to be as safe as possible for our pets. Here Toni Riley of the Return Unwanted Medicines Initiative tells us about the

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Where do puppies come from?

Where do puppies come from? Simply question, it may seem, but not a simple answer! Where puppies come from Puppies come from many different sources;

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Nature or Nurture: What’s more Significant for Dog Training?

Nature or Nurture: What’s more Significant for Dog Training?

Nature versus Nurture – the great debate! But how do each of these affect dog training? And do they combine to help dog’s learn. James

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The importance of pet play: Why our cats and dogs need playtime

Fun, fun, fun… All pet owners enjoy watching the playful antics of their pets. In fact most pet owners consider this one of the most

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The golden rule on how to care for yourself while caring for animals

The golden rule on how to care for yourself while caring for animals

Caring for animals can be a joy and it can be a heartbreak! Caring for yourself needs to be a priority. When we don’t take

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The State of Pet Healthcare

We love pets and pets are big business! How big? Well,  Pet Life Today have compiled this report about the state of pet healthcare in the US.

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Cat Grooming Tips for those Pawesome Kitties

Cat Grooming Tips for those Pawsome Kitties

Cats can be tricky to groom and there are fewer groomers for our feline friends than out cat companions. Here are some cat grooming tips

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How to Stop Your Dog from Jumping and Climbing the Fence

How to Stop Your Dog from Jumping and Climbing the Fence

Has your dog ever escaped from your backyard? Some dogs are pure escape artists and others just seize the occasional opportunity to scale or dig

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Drunk Pets? Pets and alcohol aren’t good mixers

What’s your tipple? Wine? Beer? A whisky nightcap? Fine for you but not your pets. Pets and alcohol are not good mixers! Myself and colleague/friend

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Could your pet be dehydrated? 7 simple steps on how to keep your pet cool and hydrated this summer

Could your pet be dehydrated? 7 simple steps on how to keep your pet cool and hydrated this summer

PetSafe is helping us keep our pets hydrated this summer with these 7 tips. And we also have a Drinkwell water fountain to give away…

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Why dogs can't eat chocolate

Why can’t dogs eat chocolate?

Most of us love chocolate and most of us, pet owner, share titbits of food with our pets. Chocolate however, is the exception to our

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Keeping your parrot safe during the holiday period 

Keeping your parrot safe during the holiday period 

Holiday times can be a hazard for our pets. Keeping them safe is a priority. Here Tamara Labelle from Exotic Direct pet insurance gives us

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Our pets strengthen neighbourhood ties

Our pets strengthen neighbourhood ties

Has your pet helped you meet your neighbours? A sense of community is important to people and our pets strengthen neighbourhood ties, as Lisa Wood,

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How to have a pawesome road trip with your four-legged friend

We hope that you are holidaying over this summer time and, if possible, taking your dog, or even cat, with you. Here are gotU’s go-to tips

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Dog Owner’s Guide for a Clean and Odour-Free House

Dog Owner’s Guide for a Clean and Odour-Free House

What we all wish for and hope for – a pet-odour (odor) free home! Here your dog owner’s guide for a clean and odour-free house.

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Why Cat Grooming Shouldn’t be Brushed Aside

Why Cat Grooming Shouldn’t be Brushed Aside

How often do you brush your cat? Once per day? Once per week? Cat tries to claw your face off so never bother? Cats need

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Cats vs Dogs: 5 Differences in Nutritional Needs

Cats and dogs have different nutritional requirements. Yet, so many owners, mistakenly, give the same foods to both. The Pet Food Institute lets us know

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Do kittens need pet insurance?

Do kittens need pet insurance?

Pet insurance is something that all pet owners should consider. I often get asked “Does my dog need insurance?” or “Do kittens need pet insurance?”

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Paw Perfect Introductions Podcast

Paw Perfect Introductions Podcasts

Pets4Life recently put together a series of podcasts to help pet owners introduce kittens, puppies, cats, dogs and babies to one another. Listen to myself,

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Science to prove it. Here Hannah Wadley and vet Dr Ryan Harvey look at the links between dog ownership and our heart health and show that science backs up that dogs are great for human hearts

Science backs up that dogs are great for human hearts

We instinctively know that pets are good for us but it takes science to prove it. Here Hannah Wadley and medical doctor Dr Ryan Harvey

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