Pets under the rental property pinch

New analysis suggests that pets are being squeezed out of the rental market. SPONSORED BY TERRI SCHEER INSURANCE Only eight currently available rental properties in Sydney...

The growing demand for pet-friendly workplaces

The times, they are a-changin’ when it comes to families. By Deborah McPhee - Associate Professor, Human Resources Management and Occupational Health and Safety at The...

Easy pets or fast dogs? The problem with labelling greyhounds

Racing greyhounds suffered around 5,000 injuries last year, and more than 900 were put down. As many as 257 animals were destroyed at the trackside, another...

Five diseases you can catch from pets

Love them or hate them, it is hard to get away from pets. And even if you don’t own one yourself, you are likely...

Pet insider: Summer grass seeds

Guest post – Pet Insurance  Those pesky seeds are causing havoc once again for unsuspecting dogs and their loving owners. “It’s that time of year when we...

Cat plague is back: Here’s what you need to know

A deadly feline disease is now spreading between cats after hiding in nature for nearly 40 years. Multiple cases of feline parvovirus, also known...

The price of love: A special offer for Renters from Petinsurance.com.au

Can you put a price on love? Apparently, you can. According to the Animal Health Alliance, Australians spend a whopping $8 billion dollars annually on...

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...

Should you feed your pet raw meat?

Just as many people are trying to eat less processed food to improve their health, some dog owners are turning away from conventional pet...

4 ways having a pet increases your lifespan

Pet owners will often swear their beloved pooch or moggie does wonders for their wellbeing, and now we have empirical proof. A new study has found...