Pet Owner Advice


Is it Possible to do Shift work and Own a Dog?
Shiftworkers - most of us know one, OR we are one; Most shift workers are in service occupations, like protective and Emergency services such as Police, Security, Health Staff such as Doctors, Nurses, Firefighters, Pilots and Flight Attendants, Taxi Drivers, food preparation and serving, healthcare,...
Pet Care for Hobby Farmers in Australia
So you own a hobby farm – the peace and quiet of the country can be a life-changing move for many Australians.  However if you need to take a trip away, have you considered where you will get suitable help to care for pets while you’re away? Regardless of what pets you own, a dai...
Toxic creatures on some Dog Friendly Beaches
A Perth dog owner recently tried to revive his labrador puppy after coming into contact with a sea hare that had found it's way onto a beach from the ocean. He has warned other pet owners to be on the lookout for toxic sea hares washed up on WA beaches. Two other dogs are also suspected to...
How Do I Get My Puppy To Sleep Through The Night?
Your gorgeous new fur baby is bundles of fun but is waking you up at all hours of the night, so how do you get your puppy to sleep through the night.   Justin Jordan from Jordan Dog Training says one of the most common questions he gets about new puppies is how do I get my puppy to sle...
10 Reasons to Adopt A Dog in 2018
Like many of us, your New Years resolution may include being happier and healthier, but for some it may even include welcoming a furry addition to the family.   You can smash all three of these goals with one adorable ball of floof, plus with the added bonus of saving a life. 2...
5 Tips For A Safe Australia Day BBQ With Pets
With Australia Day almost here, what could be more Aussie than a BBQ with your mates.   You can hear the sizzle of the snags and smell the steaks cooking already, can’t you? We are known for being BBQ enthusiasts, it’s just part of our culture, as is being anim...
Top 10 Tips for Keeping Your Pet Cool This Summer
Summer can mean lots of fun with your pet enjoying the great outdoors but when the temperatures soar you need to take steps to keep your pet safe. Here are our top tips to beat the heat and keep you pet’s safe this summer. TOP 10 SUMMER PET SAFTEY TIPS 1. HOT CAR Never leave your p...
How To Keep Ants Out Of Pet Food
Pet food is a renowned attractor of ants. However, if you own (or are caring for) a cat or dog that doesn't want to woof down their entire meal in seconds then you have no other choice but to leave it on the floor for them where ants may make their way to it. Put the pet's food bowl insid...
Sitter of the Month for December is Katy
This month we are highlight Katy who had a fascination with animals since she was a litte girl and now can indulge her passion while getting paid.   As Katy grew up she was asked by family friends to care for their animals while away and as she got older word kept spreading. Katy ...
7 Essentials A Kitten Can’t Live Without
You’ve just welcomed a tiny, adorable ball of kitteny fluff into your home and whether as a new fur parent or pet carer you won’t be able to stop smiling when this cutie is in the room!   While cats are a relatively easy pet to care for, to make them feel comfortable and happy i...