Dog Care Tips


Take Your Dog to Work Day: Tips and Health Benefits for You and Your Pooch
It's time to celebrate man's best friend on Friday June 23rd with International Take Your Dog to Work Day! We share some of the health benefits and tips for taking your dog to work. Australian's love our pets with 39% of households owning a dog and bring your dog to work day cele...
Pet Technology that cares for your pet
A quick review of pet wearables you can use today In today’s ultra-chic world of gadgets and toys, it is to be expected they will also be available to our furry friends. You might be surprised at how pervasive pet technology has become. Most gadgets below will suit most dogs and many cat...
9 of the Most Enviable Australian Pet-Friendly Workplaces
  Lots of workplaces offer perks to their employees: Annual trips to theme parks, gym memberships, free barista made coffee, ping pong ball tables, daily breakfast. If you are an animal lover, the dream is to work in a pet-friendly office, where you and your co-workers don't have to leave f...
What to expect during your first pet sitting booking
So you've got your first pet sitting booking. Congratulations! You're a little bit excited and maybe a little bit nervous. Make sure you read PetCloud's Sitter Success Manual (this is emailed to you) and ensure you've watched the "How it works" Video, and if you want m...
Homemade Dog Treat Recipe Using Ingredients From Your Pantry!
We wanted to find an easy to make recipe that was quick and healthy for dogs and we stumbled across a blog called "The Sustainable Couple" check them out. It's a blog about the self-sufficiency pursuits of an Iowa couple living on a homestead in the city. First, gather the followi...
Finding Pet Care when life hands you the unexpected
Looking after your pet can become a problem if you have to go into hospital for treatment for accident or illness. However - you do have options.  If you find yourself facing the prospect of a visit to hospital, the prospect of finding somebody to care for our pets can add to the worry around y...
Insurance - what you should know when pet sitting at home
So you thought you'd give pet sitting a go. You have pet insurance for your own dog.  The visiting pet's Owner has pet insurance, and you have home insurance which covers your house, right? Wrong. In fact, most insurers will actually refuse claims for household items damaged ...
7 ways to keep your dog calm during Brisbane Riverfire
Dogs are known to have an aversion to loud noises and firecrackers are their least favorite things. If you are in Brisbane this weekend with your dog, then you should take extra care of your fur babies. Here are some tips that you should do on 26th September before the fireworks. Make sure you...
PUPPY HOUSE TRAINING MILLY
Puppies are the cutest addition to any house hold. Last week, Our Founder (Deb Morrison) got a cute little Toy Cavoodle and she is the newest member in the PetCloud team. Taking care of a puppy is like taking care of a baby, they need to be trained. Here are a few tips that Deb has found useful in t...
What's your storm plan for your pets?
Seeing Cyclone Debbie on the news this week has brought back memories of watching the news after Cyclone Yasi. Seeing all the displaced pets or pets taken from the arms of their owners to be left behind during evacuation was heartbreaking. Yasi truly brought to light that pets are a part of our f...