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25
Nov 2020
maltese shih tzu

Maltese Shih Tzu – the perfect breed for you? The Maltese Shih Tzu has a variety of shortened names in various countries.  These names include Malshi, Mal-Shi, Malt-Tzu, Malti zu, Shih-tese and Shima.  They are a small pooch who tend to be in the upper size range of the Maltese and at the smaller size range of the Shih Tzu.   Lifespan: 12-14 years Height: 25 cms (10 in) Weight: 2.5 kgs to 5 kgs (6-12 lb) Temperament: intelligent, playful, happy Suitable living space: apartments, houses with/without yards Best Suited For: Families......

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19
Nov 2020
christmas pet mugs

Christmas Pet Mugs 20% off until midnight, Monday, 23 November, 2020 Christmas pet mugs are a cute gift for a friend or family or even a special treat for yourself.  In a dilemma about what to buy as a Christmas gift or need a Secret Santa surprise gift? Why not treat that special person, or yourself, to a design that brings joy at this time of the year. Our Christmas pet mugs are high quality ceramic and can be shipped anywhere in the world.Dog and cat lovers enjoy drinking from these special......

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13
Nov 2020
Custom pet mugs

Custom Pet Mugs Custom pet mugs are a wonderful gift for a friend or a lovely treat for yourself.  Dog and cat lovers tell us that they get a lot of pleasure drinking from a mug with their pet’s photo on it.  Are we all crazy?  Some people would think so but do we care?  Probably not, so go ahead and do it. You supply your pet’s photo and we’ll adjust it so that it appears clearly on your mug with the background removed.  We send you the proof so that you......

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13
Nov 2020
Personalised pet christmas decorations

Personalised Pet Christmas Decorations Personalised pet Christmas decorations are a wonderful gift for a friend or a great reminder each year about all of your past, and present, pets each time you decorate your Christmas tree.  We have found that it tugs at our heart strings each time we carefully place them on our tree but it is like a tribute to each wonderful pet we have had. Place a reminder of your pet on your tree every Christmas as a reminder of how much they were (or still are) a part......

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01
Nov 2020
dog sleeping

Dog sleeping habits can be so amusing.  Read some of the funny stories from our Subscribers and Clients about their dogs and their amusing dog sleeping anecdotes… Your findings may save the relationship. Although my man has been very understanding and lets my dog sleep IN the room he cannot understand why in the world I would want him sleeping IN the bed! So the compromise is ok, but he now may be allowed in the bed more often! ___________________________________________________ We had to buy a king size bed to accommodate myself, my......

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18
Oct 2020
destructive dog behaviour

Destructive dogs can really try your patience so read on for tips on preventing this behaviour Destructive dogs can go through toys like nobody’s business and they will get bored very easily. This is particularly true for more intelligent dogs. These boredom busters are great to give your dog some play variety! We have tried to keep these tips simple using some materials available to everyone as well as some great boredom busting toys that are available. Toys you can make to prevent destructive dog behaviour Recycle an old t-shirt The first......

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14
Oct 2020
fitness

Is Your Dog Out of Shape? Strive For Fitness Together! Fitness for both you and your dog are equally important.  While there are ways to exercise your dog while being lazy yourself, it only makes sense to get in shape together. Just like people, dogs that are healthy and fit are happier and live longer.  I kept my Labrador, Jet, in shape all his life (after adopting him when he was 2 years old and 40 kgs!!) feeding him raw food and exercising him every day and he lived to the ripe......

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14
Oct 2020
Does your dog have doggie dreams?

Do you wonder if there is such a thing as doggie dreams? What pet parent hasn’t wondered what their fur babies dream of? We’ve witnessed them twitching and running in their sleep, but do they actually have doggie dreams? Well, scientifically, no one actually knows for sure. But, as pet parents, isn’t it difficult to imagine they don’t? There have been many studies into sleep and dreams in humans.  However, knowledge on the topic is actually very limited for dogs. There have also been some studies on rats. It was proven that......

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11
Sep 2020
running with your dog

11 Tips to Help You to Enjoy Running with Your Dog Running with your dog is a fun way to spend time together and will help to keep both of you fit and healthy.  Dogs are always eager to get out and about and always have plenty of excess energy.  And, admit it, it’s so much more difficult to skip your run when your dog knows it’s that time of day and is standing at the door with their lead in their mouth. How to enjoy running with your dog Before you......

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28
Aug 2020
ticks

Paralysis Ticks   Paralysis ticks live mostly on the eastern seaboard of Australia, from North Queensland to Northern Victoria. Whilst in the northern parts of Australia paralysis ticks may be found all year round, in southern areas the season goes from spring through to autumn. Generally, the worst time for tick paralysis is in spring and early summer when it is warm and wet. Early spring is the time to become more diligent in checking your pets for ticks. Ticks are nearer to the coast and are mostly found on animals that......

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