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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
Tips for Coping with a Blind dog The day might come that you too, as a pet owner, will have to learn to live with your pet going blind.  In many cases deafness also occurs during this time.  Some of us probably experience this over...
Posted on 17-04-2016More
Walking benefits for you and your dog, 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 claim form, p Walking benefits for you and your dog [Infographic] Exercise with your dog doesn’t have to be difficult or complicated. A daily brisk walk can help you and your dog get on the right path to a happier and healthier life. In addition to...
Posted on 11-04-2016More
THE COST OF SAVING Unexpected vet bills are the last thing anyone wants, especially within a week before pay day. That is usually the time our fury friends choose to fight, badly mutilating each other or they are...
Posted on 09-04-2016More
Rodent Management Request to Prevent Bubonic Plague MEDIA STATEMENT CROPLIFE SOUTH AFRICA CALLS FOR COORDINATED RODENT MANAGEMENT TO PREVENT BUBONIC PLAGUE 6 APRIL 2016 EMBARGO: IMMEDIATE   The alarming discovery of bubonic plague antibodies in a rat...
Posted on 07-04-2016More
5 Reasons why pet business startups fail ­­Building a startup in the pet industry is hard, especially when the odds are stacked against you.  Finance and competition being the biggest ones, but also having a good team and making sure you...
Posted on 06-04-2016More
Willie Richards 500km Plus Adventure for Fallen Angels Willie Richards is at it again! He is on a mission to create awareness for the animals and the environment.  On 10 April 2016, for 11 days, he will travel 500km PLUS! Willie works off shore on a...
Posted on 05-04-2016More
Shocking news for South African pets   All major municipalities around South Africa have agreed to be removing all dogs and cats that are not registered on their central database, as of 31 March 2016. They will be sending out vehicles...
Posted on 31-03-2016More
5 Pet Food Business Ideas Are you working in a job that you really wish you were somewhere else?   Do you love animals and cooking? Would you rather be doing your own thing and making your own money while working with or for...
Posted on 29-03-2016More
He made his old dog some stairs This photograph has taken the internet by storm when the owner of his dog decided to add a few extra steps into the stairs to help his old dog along.  He posted the image on and Reddit as user Mirzag...
Posted on 28-03-2016More
World Veterinary Day In the year 2000 the World Veterinary Association instigated World Veterinary Day on the last Saturday in April every year. On this day vets all over the world are acknowledged and appreciated for...
Posted on 22-03-2016More
The end of Backyard breeding in the Garden Route The community of George have recently been shocked at the horrific state of 2 dogs rescued in 2 separate incidents by their local SPCA.  This has brought about for the George SPCA requesting the...
Posted on 21-03-2016More
Stem Cell Technology for our pets Stem Cell therapy is at the leading edge of treatment for osteoarthritis, tendon and ligament damage for both humans and animals. This therapy has been shown to be effective in up to 95% of patients...
Posted on 13-03-2016More
How to massage your dog or cat Canine/ Feline Massage – with a Medical Tui Na Massage by Pet Wellness Worx   Pet Massage therapy enhances every system of the body and today we would like to share with you how you can help your pet...
Posted on 12-03-2016More
What makes a good pet business entrepreneur? The question that we want to answer today is: "Why do some businesses succeed and some fail when all common denominators are equal?" What is meant by that is, if the location is the same, the...
Posted on 10-03-2016More
South African Animal Hero's set up Fake Website to help save the Whales South Africans are known to be passionate individuals, but there is no stopping us when it comes to showing compassion and caring for our fellow beings.  Yes there are a few people who can be...
Posted on 09-03-2016More
Dog does a Drug Bust worth R50m! On Sunday 6 March 2016, according to the Facebook page of Police Pics and Clips, the K9 Unit of Witrivier did one of their biggest drug busts to date. "Now This Is Absolutely Awesome! Today a member...
Posted on 07-03-2016More
Poo'llution – the importance of scooping the poop, 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 c Poo'llution – the importance of scooping the poop The non-scoopers will often say that dog poo is “organic”, “biodegradable” and “natural”. This is far from the truth. A recent study in the USA found that dog poo is the number three most common...
Posted on 07-03-2016More

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