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South African Veterinary Association says no to Calcium Chloride Sterilisations for male dogs and cats There is nothing more exciting to hear that a tablet or injection would result in the full sterilisation of an animal, but after doing some research on these new medical inventions, we found that...
Posted on 28-06-2016More
Take your pet to ‘cloud canine’ this winter with a Hill’s Dream Maker Bed Make your dog’s dreams come true this winter with a cosy #HillsDreamMaker.  Valued at R550 and available from participating veterinary outlets from early July, this stylish bed is free with purchases...
Posted on 25-06-2016More
Montego Provides The Purrrrfect Diet For Your Cat Sleek, powerful, quiet – and fluffy! Your favourite feline friend is just like their bigger cousins in the wild – they need a mix of exercise, stimulation and nutrition to stay in tip-top shape....
Posted on 20-06-2016More
The importance of Puppy Food This month, whilst most of us are celebrating the youths making a difference in our lives, we should also take a moment to appreciate our young furry friends who not only entertain and enrich our...
Posted on 16-06-2016More
8 Tips On Ending Winter Worries For You & Your Pet Although temperatures in South Africa are usually fairly pleasant year round, in winter month lows can still dip down to almost freezing. This can provide a dangerous environment for some dogs...
Posted on 04-06-2016More
Feed Me Right Meow with Hill’s this June Most cat owners have accepted that their feline friend is ‘the boss’ and there are few who can ignore the demanding meows and determined ankle rubs of their pet when it decides it’s mealtime. To...
Posted on 02-06-2016More
 Best Animal Dads Seahorse Best Animal Dads in the World We celebrate Father's Day by showcasing the best animal dads alive.  A day that is generally annually honoring committed human dads. Here National Geographic shared with us commitment from the dads...
Posted on 01-06-2016More
Know the signs of Arthritis in pets Don’t let your cat or dog suffer from stiffness or joint pain this winter. Hill’s Prescription Diet j/d is a completely balanced food clinically proven to reduce the symptoms of arthritis in as...
Posted on 28-05-2016More
Prevent Pet Suffocation and Asphyxiation It is no doubt a very funny thing when you first see an animal with a bag stuck over its head.   In a way, we believe even though they have been naughty, there is a sense of 'cute' added to seeing...
Posted on 25-05-2016More
Buying Guide for Pet Toys Toys.  Today we look at a few tips on how to get the correct toys for your pets.  Getting the right toys for their needs can save you money, frustration, and possibly even an emergency trip to the...
Posted on 22-05-2016More
Why Do Dogs Lick Your Face Do dogs lick your face because they really love you?  Or, is it just some animal instinct that us humans kind of hope is love, but we know it might not be?  Find out from animal expert and dog...
Posted on 13-05-2016More
7 Reasons Why You Need To Strengthen Your Pet We all get told the benefits of exercise and strength training for ourselves, but how many of us see the same importance for our pets? If strong is the new way of health for you and your family,...
Posted on 13-05-2016More
Life Hacks for pet owners Take a look at these easy to follow Pet Hacks that is guaranteed to make your life as a Pet Parent a little easier. Does your dog eat too fast ? Eating too fast is not only unhealthy for the dog,...
Posted on 07-05-2016More
Facebook for business is like eating chocolate #Pet #Business owners: Take note! Having a Facebook page ONLY (and not a website to compliment your Facebook page) is like eating chocolate!! Why is it bad to only have a Facebook page and NOT have...
Posted on 05-05-2016More
How to calm your dog down for a visit to the vet, dieregesondheid, animal health, pet insurance, diere versekering, troeteldierversekering suid afrika, south Africa, Pet Health Care, pet care health, petcarehealth, pethealthcare, ask the vet, dieremaniere, animal behaviour, sick animals, siek diere, honde, katte, cats, dogs, veterinary advice, dog walks, dog events, pet wellness, kitten care health, pet care health insurance, pet insurance health, pet care news, pet health care questions, pet care health cl How to calm your dog down for a visit to the vet Do you dread taking your dog to the vet?  When the day arrives for the annual visit to the vet, does your dog become stressed out when you get there?  This experience often is just as stressful for...
Posted on 01-05-2016More
Largest ever airlift of Rescued Lions from South America to South Africa This lion and 23 others removed from circuses in Peru are being airlifted to South Africa, where a sanctuary awaits them and nine other circus lions from Colombia.  PHOTOGRAPH BY MARTIN MEIJA,...
Posted on 29-04-2016More
Cat Falls in love with unborn baby A cat fell in love with his moms baby before he was born and the love did not end there. Photos by ©Liel Ainmar Assayag.    Then when the baby was born in November 2015, the cat continued to love the...
Posted on 26-04-2016More
Bobby’s the best – 2016 uMngeni SPCA / Hill’s Township Dog Show The sun shone as bouncy Bobby took top honours at South Africa’s oldest township dog show - 12th uMngeni SPCA / Hill’s Township Dog Show - at Jabulani Combined School, Lidgetton, KwaZulu-Natal on 17...
Posted on 25-04-2016More
Montego Pet Nutrition Maintain Global Recognition Proudly South African pet food manufacturer Montego Pet Nutrition has achieved an international milestone, in the form of an FSSC 22000 certification. Once certification is obtained, it enables a...
Posted on 24-04-2016More
3 Dachshunds rescued from being PTS An urgent alert was sent out to the Dachshund rescue community when the owner of 3 dogs ordered to have them put to sleep as she could not find them a home together in the timelines that she was...
Posted on 20-04-2016More

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