Renting with pets

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 a few of the most popular names for pets with...
How deadly is your dog’s saliva? Our relationship with the dog

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 rather dark. According to a recent medical case report, the greyhound...
Five diseases you can catch from your pet dog and cat

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 to come across them (or things they have left behind)...
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Your very first puppy: Home Training Tips

Training your new puppy at home can take patience and will be a period of adjustment for all involved. Once you're settled, that's where the real fun begins. Today, Bondi Vet will explore the...
Could the mystery of the meow be solved by a new talking cat collar?

Could the mystery of the meow be solved by a new talking cat collar?

Imagine you’re a cat, and, every time you meowed, the loud voice of a snooty-sounding British gentleman kindly informed your human guardian of your every thought and feeling (well, the thoughts and feelings you...
How the cat got its coat (and other furry tails)

How the cat got its coat (and other furry tails)

From Sylvester in Looney Tunes to Mr Mistoffelees in the 1980s musical, some of the most famous (albeit fictional) cats share a distinctively sharp appearance thanks to their black and white tuxedo-style coats. Cats with...
Here’s what you need to know about exotic pets in Australia

Here’s what you need to know about exotic pets in Australia

A taste for owning exotic animals can be addictive – the more flamboyant the better. By Pablo García-Díaz (PhD candidate in invasion ecology, University of Adelaide), Miquel Vall-llosera (Assistant Professor in Shinshu University, Japan) and...
Small-space living with pets: The tips you have to know

Small-space living with pets: The tips you have to know

As small-space living becomes more common in cities throughout Australia, we should consider the impact this style of housing can have on our fur-kids. It may present some challenges, but a bit of preparation, organisation...
Should you feed your pet raw meat?

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 food. By Jacqueline Boyd - Lecturer in Animal Science, Nottingham Trent University Instead...
6 stylish houseplants that are safe for cats and dogs

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 are safe for your furry friends. To help you with your...