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Japanese Legend explains how you can find your lost kitty There is a Japanese legend who talks about a method to find cats that have left the house and never come back.  The technique is to talk to the street cats in the neighbourhood as if you would talk...
Posted on 20-11-2021More
101 Crating a pet after Surgery Having been through this ourselves, we know few things are worse than hearing the vet say those dreaded words: “Cage Rest.” Often the consequence of an injury or major surgery, it means your pet must...
Posted on 05-11-2021More
New oncology centre for animal treatment and research The University of Pretoria’s (UP) Faculty of Veterinary Science and the Southern Africa Animal Cancer Association (SAACA) have teamed up to create an oncology centre for clinical cases and research...
Posted on 01-11-2021More
SAVA World Rabies Prevention Day Facts SPREADING THE TRUTH ABOUT RABIES – NO MORE FEAR, JUST THE FACTS Johannesburg, 22 September 2021: This year’s 15th annual #WorldRabiesDay on the 28th of September will focus on eradicating the many fears and myths surrounding this disease and replacing them with...
Posted on 27-09-2021More
Are You Deworming Your Pet Regularly? Deworming your pet is an important part of its regular health regime. Even if pet owners take good care of their pets, one cannot avoid worms as our pets are at constant risk of a worm infestation...
Posted on 21-08-2021More
Delicious Pet Treats, Pet Dental Treats, Montego Pet Nutrition, Pet Healthcare, Pet Advice No more bad breath with Montego’s New Bags O’ Wags Denties Say bye-bye to bad breath with Montego Pet Nutrition’s new Bags O’ Wags Denties. These dental treats are flavoursome, highly nutritious, and made with only natural colourants. They are also super...
Posted on 10-08-2021More
Risky Mistakes, Dog Walk, professional dog training, Obedience training, Ringworm, Deworming Pets, Roundworms, Ticks, Rocky Mountain spotted fever, Lyme disease, Tick control, flea infestation, Bubonic Plague, spaying, neutering, Overweight, exercise, Body Language, Attention, Digging, Chewing, Barking, Bored cats, Treats, Litter Boxes, Leaving Dogs Alone, Depression in pets, Reward good behaviour, Scolding Pets, Children with Pets, Cats and milk, dog walking, Hot asphalt, Giving Bones to Dogs, Table Scraps Top 20 Risky Mistakes That Pet Owners Make Many of us have pets and they play a significant role in the household. They become part of the family so to speak, and we want what is best for them. But often we do things unknowingly or we ignore...
Posted on 05-07-2021More
Bravecto, Community Support, Animal Welfare, Merck, SAVA, South African Veterinary Association, Tick Flea Prevention SAVA reaches out further with Bravecto Cares Campaign The South African Veterinary Association Community Veterinary Clinic (SAVA-CVC) receives over 1000 Bravecto® doses as part of the #BravectoCares campaign. On Friday 21 May 2021, the South African...
Posted on 12-06-2021More
about the Cape Dwarf Chameleon It is Illegal to Own a Cape Dwarf Chameleon Why is it illegal to own a Cape Dwarf Chameleon?  you ask. These little critters are losing their habitat at a very fast rate, and keeping them enclosed is severely affecting their ability to...
Posted on 09-06-2021More
The Low Down on Seizures in Cats Seeing your cat having a seizure can be truly scary and distressing, especially if it is the first time. Convulsions occur because of abnormal electrical activity in the brain. The cat will twitch,...
Posted on 31-05-2021More
Montego Pet Nutrition, Healthcare, Pet Food, PROTEIN ALTERNATIVES Protein alternatives for pets – what’s the big woof? | By Tilana Mare, Nutritional Development Manager at Montego Pet Nutrition Pets are like people in more ways than we realise. They love a meal that’s full of flavour and benefit greatly from food...
Posted on 27-05-2021More
Emergency help needed for flooded Khayelitsha pet shelter A Khayelitsha animal clinic’s homeless dog shelter flooded in last week’s rainstorm. The Mdzananda Animal Clinic reports that their organisation is in desperate need of assistance. Homeless dogs...
Posted on 26-05-2021More
CBD Oil for dogs with Seizures Epilepsy in dogs and cats Idiopathic epilepsy, the most common cause of seizures in the dog, is an inherited disorder, but its exact cause is unknown. Other causes include liver disease, kidney...
Posted on 24-05-2021More
Bravecto helps animal welfare Bravecto® helps animal welfare organisations through far-reaching #BravectoCares campaign With the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic still being felt across the globe, welfare and non-profit...
Posted on 14-05-2021More
Montego, Montego Pet Food, Pet Nutrition, Wet Food, Cat Food, Best Dog Food, Monte and Me Wet Food Range Whet your pet’s appetite with the new Monty & Me wet food range Montego Pet Nutrition has expanded its high-quality, affordable Monty & Me Essential range by launching a wet food, all-breed option for adult dogs and cats. The lip-smacking Monty & Me...
Posted on 14-05-2021More
South African Veterinary Associatiion The significance of celebrating World Veterinary Day The World Veterinary Association announced World Veterinary Day in 2000 to commemorate the veterinary profession.   World Veterinary Day is celebrated on the last Saturday of April every year and ...
Posted on 24-04-2021More
Why Are Vets Not Recommending a Raw Food Diet for Pets? Many pet parents that have switched their fur kids to a raw pet food diet have noticed the massive improvements that raw has made in their pet's health. From their healthy skin and shiny coat, their...
Posted on 08-04-2021More
Arthritis, Asthma, Bladder/Urinary Tract Disease, Chronic Kidney Disease, Diabetes, Diseased Disc in the Spine, Gall Bladder Disorder, Heart Failure, High Blood Pressure, Immobility of Spine, Liver Disease, Low Thyroid Hormone Production, Torn Knee Ligaments Chunky Monkey? How to lower your dog's weight and maintain it for long-term health. Are you struggling to keep your dog’s weight at a healthy level? Does he have a couple of extra pounds and you are unsure how to...
Posted on 07-04-2021More
Oxytocin, dog walks, Events, Special Days, Day of Happiness, Hills Pet Nutrition, Catnip, Dog Parks, Family photo shoots Pets bring much needed emotional support this International Day of Happiness For many of us, stress and anxiety are a way of daily life but since the onset of COVID-19 and with-it lockdowns, social distancing, and a total change of our norms there has been a dramatic increase...
Posted on 17-03-2021More
Top Ten Tips for First Time Pet Owners First-time pet ownership can be daunting, and for this reason, we are sharing with you some of the most important factors to take into consideration when you add a furry friend to your family: ONE...
Posted on 14-03-2021More

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