Pet Care


05
Dec 2020
how to greet a new pup

How To Greet A New Pup It is important to understand how to greet a new pup so that you don’t frighten them and make them wary of people. As a dog lover, you know and understand that uncontrollable urge to cuddle and pat any puppy you pass! Who doesn’t love a puppy snuggle right? However, look at it from the dog’s perspective. A total stranger, leaning over to scoop them up. Kind of scary! As humans, it’s our job to approach any animal in a non-threatening and respectful manner but it’s......

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19
Nov 2020
christmas pet mugs

Christmas Pet Mugs 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? It’s too late to order one of these for this Christmas but we have done some research and created a page of Christmas doggie gifts where you can still order lovely gifts for your dog in time for Christmas. Why not treat that special person, or yourself, to a design that brings......

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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. It’s too late to order one of these for this Christmas but we have done some research and created a page of Christmas doggie......

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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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09
Mar 2018
pets and snake bites

Snake bites are always a worry with pets that spend time outdoors. How can this not be a worry with Australia being home to more than 25 venomous snakes? Any pet that spends time outside is at risk of a snake bite and most of our pets do spend time outside. Especially our pups. The most common time for snake bites are in the warmer summer months and they are all too common. The severity of symptoms, and how quickly they occur, depends on how many times a pet is bitten and......

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06
Sep 2017
Your Special Needs Dog and Minding | Dog Minding Sydney

Dogs look up to us to provide them with the best life possible—and even more so if they have special needs. Special needs dog minding requires more commitment and it’s daunting to think of having to trust someone with a pooch with such vulnerability. Don’t fret. There are services for dog minding in Sydney that will be able to provide the extra care your pooch needs while you’re away. It’s all in the preparations. Why dog minding? Special needs pets have it difficult from the get-go, as far as options for temporary......

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