Sitter of the Month for September is NICOLE!
This month we are highlighting Nicole who has always had a passion for loving and caring for animals - its who she is!!   Nicole found PetCloud through being a staff member at the RSPCA and signed up straight away as she loves that a percentage from each booking is donated back to the ...
How To Read Dog Body Language: The Basics
It is a common misconception that if a dog’s tail is wagging it is happy, today we explore how to understand a dogs’ body language better.   Decoding a dogs' body language will allow you to understand how they are feeling and what their intentions are with the human and othe...
Top 5 Signs Your Dog or Cat Is In Pain
Your furry companion, whether a temporary house guest or permanent family member, has been behaving differently and you are concerned they may be in pain, but how do you know for sure?   Your dog or cat can experience pain while at home for a number of reasons, including; a broken bone, a m...
Discover The New Holiday Lifeline For Pet Parents
Despite pet ownership in Australia growing the cost and responsibility of owning a pet, in particular caring for your pet when you are away from home for work or holidays trips, is still a barrier for many owners.   A recent report from Animal Medicine Australia states, over half (53%) of A...
Puppy Profile: Siberian Husky
Despite being a medium sized dog the Siberian Husky is quick and light on its feet and moves in a graceful manner. Huskies are alert, inquisitive and adaptable, traits which enable their amazing escape artist ability.   QUICK FACTS Height: 50cms – 58.5cms at the shoulder We...
Why Is My Dog Eating Grass?
So your pooch loves to munch away on some grass, but is this a harmless habit or reason to be concerned?   Though this is not generally a life threatening activity, it can result in vomiting or discomfort due to irritation of the stomach. Furthermore, if your lawn has been treated with...
Paws For Thought This National Dog Day
This National Dog Day, Saturday 26th of August, we want to celebrate all dogs – big and small – and most importantly how we can keep them happy and healthy.   In particular, we want to highlight the working dogs at Guide Dogs Australia who enrich so many people’s lives. ...
What Does My Pets Bad Breath Mean?
Your fur baby may need more than a breath mint for their bad breath. It can be a sign of an underlying issue of dental disease.   August is the Australian Veterinary Association’s (AVA) Pet Dental Health Month to promote the importance of good oral care.   Four out of fiv...
Sitter of the Month for August is AMY!
This month we are highlighting Amy who goes the extra mile for her clients by offering great personalised service. She actually became a pet sitter by change when helping out a bride in need.  I’ve been with PetCloud for: 1 year Occupation: Reservations Manager as a serious job and...
How Long Can You Leave Your Dog Alone?
Becoming a dog owner changes your life. You have an amazing bundle of furry joy that now relies on you, so what should you consider when leaving your dog alone.   I’m sure many of us would love to spend all day with our pets and I’m sure some of us have even passed up on invitat...