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Introducing a new cat to your dog Contrary to belief, cats and dogs can get along if introduced appropriately. A gradual introduction can make all the difference and it can be easier if the cat had positive experiences with dogs...
Posted on 03-08-2015More
THE INVISIBLE SLIMY MONSTER IN THE WATER BOWL Ever rub your fingers on the inside of your pet's water bowl and you feel a slippery slime of sorts? Well that invisible goo is called Biofilm. Biofilm is a collection of organic and inorganic,...
Posted on 27-07-2015More
Flea Control with Activyl Another good reason for pets to love us… Imagine you were infested with fleas.  How would you feel? The probability of a dog or cat picking up fleas at some point in their life is extremely high and...
Posted on 25-07-2015More
Dogtown SA Builds An Exciting New Home - With Montego’s Help Dogtown SA is expanding the reach and scope of their amazing work by moving into a new property near Hartbeespoort, stretching their legs from their current 2-acre site into a new custom-built 50-...
Posted on 24-07-2015More
How to understand if your pet is experiencing pain? “Oh, he’s fine! He is not crying or anything, he is just getting old and slowing down I guess” says the pet owner to the vet about their geriatric doggie. Have you ever dropped a heavy object on...
Posted on 19-07-2015More
5 Indoor Activities to Cheer Up a Bored Dog Its weekend and you have run out of fun things to do with your dog. You can see your dog is bored as ever and its not the perfect weather to go outside.  Maybe you just dont feel like going outside...
Posted on 16-07-2015More
The Most Expensive Dog Breeds to Own There are many things to take into account when getting a new puppy, and as always, we recommend that you consider adopting one before buying from a breeding facility. Many of us are dead-set on...
Posted on 13-07-2015More
Sylvester Stallone and his dog Butkus Sylvester Stallone the actor is famously synonymous for strength, courage, determination and without a doubt, a great success.  But his famous characteristics did not just happen, they came with pain...
Posted on 13-07-2015More
Feline Hyperthyroidism Feline Hyperthyroidism is known to be the most common hormonal condition of older cats.  Hyperthyroidism is caused by the overproduction of hormones from the thyroid gland.  The primary function of...
Posted on 06-07-2015More
Cats that make hacking, retching, gagging and coughing noises Should you be worried if your cat is making hacking gagging retching or coughing noises, but not bringing up a hairball? QUESTION Hi Dr Larry, I hope you are well. I wanted to ask you if it would...
Posted on 06-07-2015More
Montego ‘Eat Play Love Purrrmotion’ Pick Up The Purrrfect Prize For Your Prized Pet With Montego Pet Nutrition Everyone loves to spoil their pets – and every pet loves being spoilt! With Montego Pet Nutrition having perfected their...
Posted on 05-07-2015More
Hill's Lazy Bed Promotion Let your best friend snuggle up on a cosy new #hillslazybed this winter, available from early July with purchases of Hill’s Science Plan and Hill’s Ideal Balance. This weekend [3 – 6 July] we are...
Posted on 02-07-2015More
Blue-green Algae is toxic for pets and humans **Warning** Dogs that enjoy swimming and playing in lakes and ponds may be exposed to blue-green algae. Hunting dogs are especially predisposed due to increased exposure outdoors. Clinical signs of...
Posted on 26-06-2015More
Cell C Dog Ad - Are you tired of being taken advantage of? Oh gosh this must be the funniest advert that we have seen in a long time!  Cell C, a local mobile operater in South Africa have produced this brilliant advert which seems to have caused many people...
Posted on 25-06-2015More
Woman Rescues 100 Dogs Away From Dog Meat (TORTURE) Festival The Yulin Dog Festival, also known as Jinhua Hutou Dog Meat Festival (but for most of us its more like the DOG MEAT TORTURE festival!) takes place every year in June when the sun rises farthest north...
Posted on 23-06-2015More
What is the most common weakest link at an Animal Rescue or Shelter? I would like to share with you a rather disappointing experience and hope something good comes of it.  I was told that there is a rescue that needs urgent assistance (for reasons I don’t want to...
Posted on 20-06-2015More
Hill's Kitty Cuddler Giveaway This winter let your cat cuddle up in a cosy new bed from Hill’s. These #hillskittycuddler super-snuggly beds worth R250 will be available free when you buy two medium bags of Hill’s Science Plan (...
Posted on 11-06-2015More
Can I treat my pet's wound at home? We often wish and hope that we can treat our pets at home, rather than having to fork out a few hundred Rand (or more) - for "just a bandage or just a cleaning".  Treating a wound is not as easy as...
Posted on 08-06-2015More
Totally Animal Magnetic pet pad GiveAway If your pet is old or suffering from any bone related injuries or degeneration, then magnetic therapy is something you should consider for them.  According to Dr Megan Kelly, the reaction of the body...
Posted on 04-06-2015More
Video Shelter pets via a Pet Shop There are thousands of animal shelters in around the world. And most of them are overcrowded. Yet, people keep spending a lot of money to buy a pet rather than adopting one. At Priceless Pets they...
Posted on 02-06-2015More

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