Expenses & Claimable Tax Deductions for Pet Sitting
The Australian Taxation Office has a web page listing allowable expenses you can claim depending upon what industry you are in, but they haven’t included specific deductions for the Pet Sitting industry.   So while this is article is not taxation advice, we have put together a list of...
Sitter of the Month for November is Dee
This month we are highlighting Dee who loves all animals and has over 20 years experience in the pet industry with an impressive list of speciality skills.   After an injury at a former job, Dee decided to re-assess her career and decide to become a pet sitter with PetCloud. Dee couldn'...
Puppy Profile: Border Collie
Bred to gather and control sheep, the Border Collie is known for their intense stare with which they control their flock. Bounding with unlimited energy, stamina, trainability, intelligence and working drive, Border Collie’s are the ultimate herding dog and still work on farms today but are th...
Halloween Dangers for Dogs & Cats Lurking in your Home
Halloween is meant to be spooky but do you know which traditions might be too scary for your pup or pussy cat?   As the popularity of Halloween grows in Australia we explore the dangers for dogs and cats, plus how to avoid them! There are a host of frightfully funny sights and sounds for...
The Scoop on Poop: Why Is My Dog Eating It?
Is your dog eating poop and you don't know why? We explore why they do it and how to prevent the gross fetish.   The technical term for dogs eating poop is coprophagia, and yes it is disgusting but what can it mean for your puppy’s health?    WHY DO DOGS EAT POOP? ...
Keeping Your Cat Indoors VS Allowing Them To Roam Outside
What is best for your cat? It can be a tricky choice and the answer may surprise you.   The RSPCA recommends keeping cats indoors with the exception of a secure outdoor cat enclosure. There are many benefits associated with keeping cats indoors and here are some of the important ones to ...
Sitter of the Month for October is Nichola
This month we are highlighting Nichola and her two boys who work as a family to care for the pets they sit.   Nichola's boys have always wanted to have dog but as a single mum it was too costly, so pet sitting was the best option for the animal loving family. Through PetCloud pet s...
Top Tips for Camping with Dogs
Camping is good fun, but camping with a dog is even better. We give Aussie Pet Owners our top best tips for when you “go bush” with your best mate.   Make sure your dog has an ID tag, & has been microchipped Camping or hiking in new areas means your dog’s se...
Puppy Profile: German Shepherd
One of the worlds most recognised breeds, German Shepherds have held jobs as movie stars, leading the blind, chasing down criminals, sniffing our illegal substances, serving in military, visiting the sick and herding stock. Boasting unmatached devotion, they need a lot of exercise and get anxio...
Competition Conditions - Pets of Summer Competition 2017
Conditions of entry PetCloud’s Pets of Summer Competition 2017   Submit your entry for PetCloud's Pets of Summer Competition 2017 here!   CONDITION OF ENTRY PETCLOUD'S PETS OF SUMMER COMPETITION 2017   Information on how to enter,...