Animal welfare organisations - what they do and what we can all do to help
July 13, 2017 16:05
We are always blown away by the dedicated staff and volunteers who work at animal welfare organisations around the country, caring for animals who don't yet have a forever home. There are hundreds of these organisations looking after hundreds of animals and this month, with our Mandela Day Campai...
A guide to vaccines, deworming and tick and flea treatment
June 09, 2017 08:26
There is a lot to consider when it comes to your pet’s health. In this article we give you a quick guide to the important aspects of vaccinations, deworming and tick and flea treatment. You should always consult your vet (especially regarding vaccinations) but we hope this gives you a good idea o...
The best places to hike or walk with your dog and some top tips
May 10, 2017 16:08
In a world in which we are too often fixed to our chairs and screens, walking our beloved pets is one of life’s greatest pleasures. We’ve put together some of our favourite hikes and walks in Cape Town, KZN and Gauteng. If there are any others you've experienced that you'd like to share, please l...
All your dog training questions answered by an expert
April 06, 2017 15:43
One of the most beneficial things you can do for your dog is ensure they are trained. Why is this? We asked Angus Bradley, Chairman of the Cape Handlers Dog Club to answer these top training questions.
What types of training are there to consider?
There are lots of different types of training av...
The Importance of Play
March 21, 2017 12:54
We spoke to Cara Harris, co-founder of Happiness Is (a company that focuses on herbal products and animal training that promotes the well-being of pets) and asked her about the link between pet behavioural issues and play.
'Our pets love to play but in urban areas it can be a challenge to promot...