Category Archives: health

The Most Common Illnesses in Dogs

  There are a number of common illnesses and health conditions that dogs may suffer from during their lifetime. As our best friends, it can be upsetting when our furry friends appear to be in pain or unwell. You know … Continue reading

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What Tech Do You Need To Make Your Kitty’s Life “Purrrfect?”

We all know that cats can be rather discerning guests in our houses. Not only can they be fussy about their food, but they often require extra pampering, especially compared to other pets. Cats, for some reason, always want to … Continue reading

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Lungworm Awareness Campaign Launched on Wave of Social ‘Petworking’ Trend

                  A new Instagram profile, @DangerousSnail25, is launching this week on the back of a growing trend for people to post photos of their pets online. The campaign will raise awareness of … Continue reading

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All You Need To Know About Keeping Fish As Pets

Believe it or not but fish make brilliant pets. They’re a great alternative if you don’t have enough room for a bigger pet like a cat or dog. Below, you will find a few helpful pieces of advice that revolve … Continue reading

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What Does Dog Tail Wagging Mean?

All dog owners love that wagging tail welcome from their four-legged friends. But, contrary to popular belief, dog tail wagging doesn’t always mean happiness. Scientists have discovered that dogs use tail wagging as a communication tool. There are different wags … Continue reading

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I’m on a Low Income – Should I Get a Pet?

A pet really is the perfect companion, and when you adopt an animal, you have a furry best friend for the rest of their lives. But there’s a lot to take into consideration before becoming a pet owner. It’s so … Continue reading

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Insight: How To Care For An Elderly Dog

Dogs make fantastic pets. They’re loyal, trusting, loving and lots of fun, especially when they’re puppies. But they don’t stay puppies, and there’s a lot you need to know about looking after an elderly dog to ensure its twilight years … Continue reading

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Thai-Based Animal Welfare Organisation Soi Dog Foundation Wins at Prestigious British Charity Film Awards Ceremony

“People’s Choice” Award for Short Film of Thai Dog Who Had Front Legs Hacked Off With A Sword Soi Dog Foundation, the Thai-based street dog and cat welfare organisation responsible for fighting the Asian dog meat trade, was awarded the … Continue reading

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Office Worker’s Pregancy ‘Outed’ at Work by Colleague’s Dog!

A Manchester office worker was surprised to find that a colleague’s dog was able to detect her pregnancy during a meeting, suggesting there may be some credence to the research that four legged friends are able to spot pregnancy ahead … Continue reading

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Canine Health Campaigners “Dismayed” by Crufts ‘Best in Breed’ Champ

Campaigners for tighter health checks on Cavalier King Charles Spaniels, a breed beset by hereditary health issues, say they are “dismayed” the Kennel Club is “ignoring” their concerns – after a dog crowned ‘Best in Breed’ at Crufts has “been … Continue reading

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