|Greyhound Rescued by Khayelitsha Animal Hero||
Mandela Day 18 July 2014 – a day where everyone is urged to give 67 minutes to better the world around them. Teddy Sambu took this challenge to the next level without even planning to do so.
Posted on 25-07-2014More
|Lilica The Junkyard Mutt||
Lilica is a junkyard mutt with the biggest heart we have ever seen in a dog.
This special pooch was dumped by her owners at the local junk yard and this is where she made her place called home. She...
Posted on 22-07-2014More
|Mandela Day for the Animals||
Pet Health Care always supports the notion for encouraging the public to "give and support local". We encourage our readers to find out who and where their local Animal Shelter or Rescue is, and pop...
Posted on 18-07-2014More
|Winter tips for your pets||
If its too cold for you, its too cold for your pets too.
Today we take a look at some of the things we might just overlook with our pets during winter months:
Pets should remain indoors as much as...
Posted on 07-07-2014More
|1000 Paws Walk for SPCA – 13 July 2014||
The sixth annual SPCA / Hill’s 1000 Paws Walk is happening in Howick, KwaZulu-Natal on Sunday 13 July, from 9am to 3pm...
Posted on 01-07-2014More
|Tips to give your pet medication||
No matter what animal you have as a pet, the odds are that you will have to provide them with medical care at some stage in their special lives. You will also probably be asked by your vet to...
Posted on 30-06-2014More
|From Scruffy stray to beloved family pet||
If ever a dog needed a 'best friend', it was this little Maltese cross.
Trying to survive on her own on the harsh city streets, Fudge was starving, cold and frightened ... her filthy coat matted and...
Posted on 25-06-2014More
|Choosing the best vet for your pets||
Finding a vet in your area is most likely not that difficult, but finding the best vet to take care of your pets could prove to be more of a challenge. Here’s how to find a vet that is up to par:...
Posted on 23-06-2014More
|5 Reasons why children must have pets||
Having pets can teach your child many important life lessons. In today’s busy lives, many parents see pets as just another thing to spend money on and look after. But to a child, having a pet can...
Posted on 16-06-2014More
|Is a Boxer Dog right for you?||
The Boxer is the ‘Peter Pan’, ‘clown’ and ‘scholar’ of the dog world all wrapped up in one enthusiastic bundle! He may look imposing from afar, but up close and personal he is a playful and loving...
Posted on 06-06-2014More
|Caring for your pets this Winter||
Winter has arrived in Cape Town, and just as we hall out our thick winter woollies and blankets – so should you also pay your pets some extra special attention.
Here are some tips on how to keep them...
Posted on 28-05-2014More
|Max the mutt takes top honours at 2014 Township Dog Show||
uMngeni SPCA / Hill’s Township Dog Show – 18 May 2014
Mxolisi Zondi and his puppy Max who took top honours at the 11th uMngeni SPCA / Hill’s Township Dog Show in Howick...
Posted on 27-05-2014More
|Dog Bite Prevention||
Dog bites occur in an instant and it could happen to any family and their beloved pet. Please be very careful even if your fido is the most loving pup around.
Warning: Graphic Content.
Posted on 26-05-2014More
|Video GPS Collar||
Walter loves to get away and spend some time out with his other friends.
See what he gets up to !
WhistleGPS syncs automatically with your phone and alerts you to changes in activity levels....
Posted on 23-05-2014More
|Interview With Owner of London’s First Cat Cafe||
Wouldn't it be nice to have something similar in South Africa?
Posted on May 16, 2014 by Tamar
I’m excited to announce that today’s guest writer is I HAVE CAT fan and Londoner Birgit K., who will...
Posted on 19-05-2014More
|15 Questions How To Choose A Dog||
A movie featuring a dog is bound to be a box office hit.
“Lassie” did it for Rough Collies; “Marley” even outshined her in his campaign for the Labrador Retriever breed.
To be fair to the original...
Posted on 16-05-2014More
|Bute Banned for veterinary use||
Phenylbutazone is declared a prohibited substance.
15 May 2014
The South African Veterinary Council has confirmed that phenylbutazone has been officially declared a prohibited substance in...
Posted on 15-05-2014More
|Pool Safety Tips to prevent drowning for pets and children||
When one thinks of pool safety, the first thing that comes to mind is children, however the likelihood of a dog drowning in a pool is just as high. Just as one would add safety precautions for...
Posted on 06-05-2014More
|Good and bad foods for pets||
Those eyes that stare at you while you eat are just too cute to want to ignore, but it is at this time where you need to teach your pets that begging for food is not good. The first step is to ignor...
Posted on 15-04-2014More
|Book Review: The Lion and the Lamb & The Rhino and the Rat||
Dr Mike Hardwich, the author of the highly acclaimed “The Lion and the lamb” and “The Rhino and the Rat” was once contacted by his daughter’s primary school teacher. She was concerned that the 11...
Posted on 02-04-2014More