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Springtime Allergies in Pets

  20.05.2020   Cats, Dogs, Pet health   No comments

Spring is here and with it come a whole new array of flowers and pollens with the potential to cause an overreaction of our immune systems know as allergies. Pets,

COVID-19 and pets

The disease now known as COVID-19 is caused by the virus SARS-Cov-2, a coronavirus largely responsible for respiratory symptoms. Even before COVID-19 was considered a pandemic, the question whether our pets (namely cats and

How to care for your pet when it’s cold

We’re not the only ones who suffer when it’s cold, our pets do too! This time of year, when low temperatures are the norm, you must strive to prevent any cold-related ailments,

The causes behind your cat peeing outside the litter box

  14.11.2019   Cats, Pet behaviour, Pet health   No comments

If you find your cat peeing in inappropriate places, you are not alone. This is the most common behavioural complaint of cat tutors. Causes for this behaviour can be attributed to different stimuli in the cat environment.

The Do’s and Don’ts of Grooming Your Pet This Summer

Days are getting longer, temperatures are increasing and ice cream often comes to mind. There’s no doubt about it: Summer is coming! When the heat comes, many pet parents are haunted by doubt about whether or

Everything You Need To Know About Pet Insurance

Our pets are increasingly considered as important members of the family. A 2015 study, conducted by the consultant GfK, revealed that more than half of Portuguese households have at least

Spaying/Neutering Aftercare: Things You Should And Shouldn’t Do For Your Dog

There are many valid reasons to spay/neuter your bitch/dog. One of the main reasons is that spaying/neutering is beneficial for your pet’s health in the long run. At the same

Everything you need to know about canine atopic dermatitis!

  11.04.2019   Dogs, Pet health   No comments

What is atopic dermatitis? Ever heard of allergies? or atopy? These two diseases are an increasingly frequent reality, both in humans and in their pet friends. Canine atopy manifests itself

7 Most Common Mistakes Exotic Bird Owners Make

  13.09.2018   Other pets, Pet health   1 Comment

While exotic pets have had a popularity rise in recent years, there hasn’t necessarily been an increase in the knowledge of how to take proper care of them. Pet birds

Raw Diets – Are They a Good Option?

  13.08.2018   Dogs, Pet health   No comments

Raw food – what is it? Diets that are based on raw food are becoming increasingly popular among pet owners. Pet owner preferences as well as medical recommendations, have been