Five great Christmas gift ideas for your pet

The most wonderful time of the year is almost here. A time to enjoy those special moments with your loved ones, which of course...

Riding in cars with dogs: Transport policy needs to change

Dog owners depend very heavily on their cars to transport and care for their pets. Our recently published study estimates that dog owners make about 2.4...

The 10 most popular dog breeds

Looking to welcome a new pup into your family in 2017? PetInsurance.com.au has listed the Top 10 Most Popular Dog Breeds – some may...

6 stylish houseplants that are safe for cats and dogs

When you move into a new rental, the last thing on your mind will be checking your houseplants are safe for your furry friends....

More cats and dogs are living with chronic health conditions

About 15m people in England have a long-term health condition, such as diabetes, persistent pain or arthritis. By Karen Rodham - Professor of Health Psychology, Staffordshire University Living...

When your dog feels more hate than love

Everyone thinks that dogs worship their owners – viewing them as gods of some sort. While that may be true in the majority of cases, it...

The most popular pet names revealed: Did yours make the list?

Is there a furry addition to your family named Bella or Buddy? What about a Charlie or Ruby? According to Rent.com.au, these are just...

How to stop your dog getting heatstroke – according to science

Summer is a great time to get out and about with your dog. By Anne Carter (Lecturer in Animal Biology, Nottingham Trent University ) and...

What ‘walkies’ says about your relationship with your dog

Dogs love “walkies”. And unless it’s pouring with rain and blowing a gale, so do their owners. But there’s much more to this daily...

How deadly is your dog’s saliva? Our relationship with the dog

An elderly lady and her pet Italian greyhound – sounds like the lovely opening to a sweet story doesn’t it? The story, however, is...