2018 is Year of the Dog: Which Chinese zodiac animal are you?

One of the most colourful events in the calendar, Chinese New Year, is fast approaching. In 2018, Chinese New Year begins on Friday, February...

Your very first puppy: A step-by-step guide

Bringing a puppy home for the first time can be a life-changing experience. Picking out your puppy should be fun, but before you fall...

Want to get fit? Your dog may be your perfect training partner

January is the month of ambitious resolutions – and getting fit and losing weight tend to top the list. But how many people manage...

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

If you plan to have pets and indulge your penchant for greenery in your new home, it's a good idea to know which plants...

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...