DOES YOUR DOG SUFFER FROM SEPARATION ANXIETY? A common complaint of pet parents is that their dogs are destructive when left alone.  Their dogs might urinate, defecate, bark, howl, chew, dig or try to escape. Another is from neighbours of dogs that howl or bark persistently only when the pet owners are away, such that […]

Heartworms, Paralysis Ticks, Bush Ticks, Brown Dog Ticks, Fleas…

Is it any wonder that we worry about our 4-legged furry friends so much! The following report may be a little gruesome for some, but is something important to know if you own a dog, irrespective of whether it is a house dog or an avid adventurer. Heartworms       Adult heartworms look like strands of cooked spaghetti, with […]


I wanted my website to provide even better service by including information on Pet Insurance, because I think we have all been caught out by the unexpected visit to the vet following an injury or illness to your furry member of the family, haven’t we! So I did some due diligence (or research if you […]

Ticks Love Dogs!

Here in Australia, we are just entering ‘Tick Season’. Ticks are ectoparasites that survive on the outside of animals.  They attach to your dog by burying their mouth parts into your dog’s skin. Some even use a glue to help them remain attached! Ticks are capable of causing many diseases in dogs, such as Lyme […]

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