Dog Star of the Month – July 2014

Dog Star of the Month – July 2014

July’s Dog Star has those gorgeous little brown marks above his eyes that I love.  And who doesn’t love a Kelpie!  The quintessential Aussie dog, so smart and so loyal, and loaded with energy.  Look into Kruser’s eyes and tell me you don’t want him curled up next to you on the couch, or as(…)

Diabetes in Cats Part 1 – What Does a Cat with Diabetes Look Like?

Diabetes in Cats Part 1 – What Does a Cat with Diabetes Look Like?

This is Stephen Any guesses as to what breed this spunky hunk of burning love is? You got it, he’s a Burmese cat. Stephen is… Wait, I just lost my train of thought looking at that face, THAT SMOOCHALICIOUS FACE!!  Okay… So this little red picture of perfection didn’t land himself in an article on diabetes(…)

Fantastic Feline – July 2014

Fantastic Feline – July 2014

Can you believe it’s already July??! This year is disappearing right before my eyes!  The good news is, the start of a new month means I get the joy of sharing another fantastic feline with all my Creature Clinic pals. And this one is so purrrrrty, just look at those whiskers.  Can you give the precious(…)

10 Pawesome Etsy Finds that Support Animal Charities

10 Pawesome Etsy Finds that Support Animal Charities

Do you love… Say no more!  I’ve been scouring one of my favourite places on the web, Etsy, for super happy fun items that tick all three of those boxes.  I know what you’re thinking, “what’s this got to do with happy, healthy pets?” or maybe you’re thinking “I like peanut butter sandwiches,” or “oops, that(…)

Tips from a Trainer: How to Have a Vet Ready Pet

Tips from a Trainer: How to Have a Vet Ready Pet

By Melissa Viera A Visit to the Vet can be Scary! Many pet owners face problems when it comes to bringing their pet to the veterinarian. While some pets enjoy the treats and attention given to them at the vets, others are not so thrilled. Waiting amongst anxious and stressed animals, surrounded by unfamiliar scents(…)

Dog Star – June 2014

Dog Star – June 2014

Have you ever thought about adopting an older dog?  Just think, you get to completely skip over all the toilet accidents and destruction that comes with puppyhood!  There are few things more special in life than doing something amazing for someone who will never be able to thank you in so many words, but whose(…)

Arthritis in Dogs: Seven Ways You can Ease the Pain

Arthritis in Dogs: Seven Ways You can Ease the Pain

Arthritis in Dogs, What is it? Arthritis in dogs, also known as osteoarthritis or degenerative joint disease (DJD), is a very common degenerative condition of the joints in dogs.  There are actually a few different types of arthritis, but the focus of this article is osteoarthritis.  It tends to occur most commonly in the hip,(…)

Fantastic Feline – June 2014

Fantastic Feline – June 2014

      Five year old Penny is a very friendly cat who was surrendered to Animal Aid after her owner moved house.  Penny has a really lovely personality and is happiest when she is being treated to lots of cuddles and pats.  She is the type of cat that just flops onto her bed(…)

Have You Ever Been to a Cat Cafe?

Have You Ever Been to a Cat Cafe?

A cat cafe? You’ve got to be kitten me! I haven’t… But I would LOVE to!  At the moment this is somewhat challenging, with a trip to somewhere like Japan, Thailand, Korea or even Dubai the only way to achieve my life long dream of drinking Mochas with moggies. Cat Cafe? What is this Madness?!(…)

Dog Star – May 2014

Dog Star – May 2014

  I was all set to write about the fabulous Foxhound named Opie, but breaking news is that the gorgeous guy has just found his forever home!! This is fantastic to hear, and I wish him and his family all the best for their future together. So with no further ado, here is my first(…)

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