|June 21 is ‘Take Your Dog to Work Day’ in America||
We’ve all heard the expression, “working like a dog.” But have you ever been invited to “work with your dog?”
This Friday, June 21st, marks the 15th annual Pet Sitters’ International ‘Take Your Dog...
Posted on 19-06-2013More
|Managing osteoarthritis in dogs and cats||
Arthritis is the most common cause of chronic pain in adult dogs and affects two-thirds of older cats. ~ Article courtesy of Hill’s Pet Nutrition
When protective cartilage wears away, joints...
Posted on 16-06-2013More
|Stiffness & Painful Joints in Pets Brought to you by Hill's||
Rather than watching your beloved pet suffer from stiffness or painful joints this winter, try Hill’s Prescription Diet j/d to see whether this revolutionary food will give your pet its bounce back,...
Posted on 10-06-2013More
|Dog Parks : What you should know before visiting them||
Dog parks are known to be a fun outing for your pooch, but one has to make sure they remain safe at all times whilst having fun. The most common medical conditions associated to dog parks are bites...
Posted on 06-06-2013More
|Top Dog Breeds in South Africa Shetland Sheepdog||
The Shetland Sheepdog aka the Sheltie proudly fills number 6 on South Africa’s most popular breed list compiled by Animaltalk.
The Sheltie has the appearance of a miniature Rough-coated Collie, but...
Posted on 24-05-2013More
|Video of Gorilla that was set free many years ago||
Kwibi was brought up by Damian Aspinall in England. When Kwibi turned 5, Damian could no longer give him a quality life, and decided to set him free in Gabon, Africa. Kwibi became a wild gorilla...
Posted on 16-05-2013More
|Video of Gorilla that responds to Tea with Mussolini movie||
Animals have emotions just like humans, or do you think their emotions are more true to that of a human, who is exposed to sinful traits?
Posted on 16-05-2013More
|Fascinating Facts about Cats||
The word cat refers to a family of meat-eating animals that include tigers, lions, leopards, and panthers.
Cats have five toes on each front paw, but only four toes on each back paw.
Posted on 14-05-2013More
|Medical Monday Advice: My dog is reluctant to walk||
#Medical Monday: Question from a concerned doggie owner in East London:
"Good Day, Our kennel manager has a problem with her border collie and asked me to drop, you a line to ask for help. He is...
Posted on 13-05-2013More
|Case Study: Dog eats a sock||
Patient: Chocolate labrador – 3 yrs old.
Joined PawPaw Pet Health Insurance – no pre-existing illness.
He swallowed a sock in 11 March 2013.
Owner took him to the vet – confirmed he swallowed...
Posted on 10-05-2013More
|Top Dog Breeds in South Africa Miniature Schnauzer||The dog breed Miniature Schnauzer makes up position number 7 on Animal Talks Top 10 Most Popular Breeds in South Africa for 2012. This is a small breed dog of the Schnauzer type that originated in...|
|Nutritionals needs for older pets||Changing nutritional needs in the older pet. To meet the nutritional demands of old age a good quality senior pet food is advised from the age of 7 years. In old pets it is important to keep the...|
|Aggressive Cats in the home||When you have a problem with an aggressive cat in the house, the situation can soon turn from tricky to unpleasant for the whole family. A concerned reader approached me with the following problem...|
|Top Dog Breeds in South Africa: Staffordshire Bull Terrier||
The Staffordshire Bull Terrier makes up position number 8 on Animal Talks Top 10 Most Popular Breeds in South Africa. This is a medium-sized and short-coated breed of dog. It is an English dog, and...
Posted on 03-05-2013More
|Twitter tips for the Pet Industry||
Since 2006 Twitter allows people to post 140 characters as a Tweet.
Its like opening the daily paper and only reading the headlines. This is amazing. In a few short minutes of scanning my twitter...
Posted on 01-05-2013More
|Top Dog Breeds in South Africa: Rottweiler||
The Rottweiler makes up position Number 9 on Animals Talk's top 10 most popular breeds in South Africa.
The Rottweiler is a medium to large size breed of domestic dog. The dogs were known as "...
Posted on 23-04-2013More
|Top Dog Breeds in South Africa: Chihuahua||
Animaltalk's top 10 list of most popular breeds in South Africa lists the tiny Chihuahua in number 10.
The Chihuahua is the smallest breed of dog and is named for the state of Chihuahua in Mexico....
Posted on 23-04-2013More
|Pet Toy Ideas||
Another trip to the vet just cost me R700 (only!) because my 9 month old puppy chewed off a part of a synthetic fur blanket. This lodged in his stomach and gave him stomach ache for 4 days. When he...
Posted on 22-04-2013More
|Barkley Pet Hotel||
Pet Luxury has been taken to a new level, at the Barkley Pet Hotel in America.
Going away is always very hard for us Pet Owners, as leaving your pet behind becomes a huge mental burden and it feels...
Posted on 19-04-2013More
A man wrote a letter to a small hotel in a Midwest town he planned to visit on his vacation.
He wrote: "I would very much like to bring my dog with me.
He is well-groomed and very well behaved....
Posted on 18-04-2013More