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How to keep your pet warm in the winter

Learn how to keep your pet warm in winter. This is especially important for older pets, young pets, short-fur breeds and smaller animals.

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Reduce your pet's environmental paw-print

Actions such as purchasing pet food, managing your pet's waste and choosing your pet all have an environmental impact. Here's how to reduce that impact.

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How to clean your dog’s ears

It's important to know how to safely clean your dog's ears and the signs to look out for to spot an infection. Here's what you need to know.

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Dog shedding | how to manage extra fur loss

Dog shedding can be messy business. What can you do to make things as comfortable as possible for your dog or cat, and what should you avoid?

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Pug | Dog Breed Information

Pugs are the original lap dogs. They love cuddles but are also cheeky and fun-loving. Learn how to keep your pug happy and healthy for life.

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Does my dog really love me?

Do you sometimes wonder 'does my dog really love me?' Scientific evidence says yes! Here's how you can tell from your dog's behaviour.

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Choosing a puppy - 5 questions to consider

Choosing a puppy and bringing it home is a lifelong commitment. Instead of choosing based on looks, here are some factors you should consider.

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Tips for camping with your dog

Many animal lovers enjoy a holiday in the great outdoors; camping in beautiful surroundings. But what should you keep in mind if you decide to share your tent or caravan with your faithful friend?

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Staycation holidays in New Zealand with your pet

What are staycations and why are they so popular? Here is what you need to know about staycation holidays and how to enjoy one with your pet!

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Beagle | Dog Breed Information

Beagles are friendly, energetic dogs that make great family pets. Here is everything you need to know to keep your Beagle happy and healthy.

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A cat body language guide

How do you read cat body language? Learning how to do so is essential for all cat owners. Discover how to become a cat whisperer here!

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Best family dog breeds for your home

The best family dog breeds are calm, friendly and trainable. But it also depends on your lifestyle, time and energy levels!

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German Shepherd | Dog Breed Information

German Shepherds are loyal, smart and brave dogs. Discover the history of the breed and what it takes to be a responsible owner.

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The smartest dog breeds in the world

What makes a 'smart' dog breed? Discover 10 of the smartest dog breeds around the world, and what makes them so intelligent.

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Pets and back to school separation anxiety

Does your pet fret when the school term starts? This is normal, considering the change of routine. Here's how to keep them calm and happy.

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Cat overgrooming | causes and prevention

Why do cats overgroom and is it a cause for concern? Here's everything you need to know about overgrooming and how to stop it.

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Fruit dogs can eat safely | pet owner guide

Can a dog eat fruit safely? Yes! But it's important to know which fruits are safe for dogs and which are dangerous.

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Spoodle | Dog Breed Information

The Spoodle is a friendly, sociable dog breed. Discover all you need to know about caring for this family-friendly furbaby.

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Is chocolate bad for dogs?

Should you worry if your dog has eaten chocolate? Discover why chocolate is dangerous for dogs and what to do if your dog eats chocolate.

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7 ways to enjoy Valentines Day with your pet

Everyone deserves a love-filled Valentines Day, especially our furry friends! Here is some inspiration for fun ways to spend the day together.

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Dog grooming at-home | helpful DIY tips 

Discover some handy tips if you need to do some DIY dog grooming at home. Perfect for when you can't get to the dog salon!

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Top dog names in New Zealand

Discover the top 20 dog names in New Zealand, plus some inspiration for new pet owners in naming a new pup.

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10 easy ways to be a better pet owner in 2021

A new year can be a fresh start, so why not take the opportunity to improve your pet care habits this January?

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How to keep your pet safe at Christmas

The best way to keep your pet safe at Christmas time is to plan ahead and factor your pet's safety into the day's festivities. Watch out for choking hazards or dropped food scraps, keep doors and windows shut and give your pet a quiet area to relax away from the noise.

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Ethical gifts for pets

What do you get for your pet without spending too much money? Fun experiences, your time and home-made gifts are the best way to go!

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Golden Retriever | Dog Breed Information

Gentle, calm and clever: the Golden Retriever is a great family dog. Here is everything you need to know about these gentle pets.

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Staffordshire Bull Terrier | Dog Breed Information

Staffordshire bull terriers, or 'staffies' are a popular family-friendly dog. Here is everything you need to know about this beloved breed.

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Border Collie | Dog Breed Information

Border Collies are an iconic working breed, known to be highly intelligent and energetic. Here's all you need to know about Border Collies.

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Cattery or cat sitter: which is best?

Every cat is unique. Some cats suit catteries whilst others suit cat sitting. Here are some factors to consider before choosing for your cat.

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Labrador Retriever | Dog Breed Information

Labrador Retrievers are the world's most popular dog, and it's easy to see why. Here is everything you need to know about this sunny, funny breed.

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