Tag: cats

Pet bond: Renting with pets in Australia

If you're renting with pets, you may be asked to pay a pet bond when you sign your lease. However, the rules around pet bonds are different across Australia.

15 ways to keep your indoor cat happy

To protect our native wildlife, who never evolved with such an efficient predator, it’s imperative we keep our cats contained – all day, every day.

Can you read your cat’s facial expressions?

Despite the popularity of cats, as anyone who has been around a cat knows, reading cats is not always an easy task. Can you do it?

How to plan for animals in emergencies

There are disaster management plans for animals in some states in Australia. Knowing about these plans can help you reduce the risk to your loved ones.

Pet Resume – How to share your resume on Facebook

We've updated our Pet Resume feature to let you show your furry friend off to your friends on Facebook.

Great Tips to Protect Your Furniture from Your Cat without Declawing

Let’s preface this guide by stating the obvious: cats are awesome and in so many different ways. The combination of their mesmerisingly soft fur...

Pets and Owners – You Can Learn a Lot About One...

There’s an old saying that pets and their owners become more similar as time goes by. There may be some truth in that, but...

Curious Kids: do cats and dogs understand us when we miaow...

Do cats and dogs understand humans when they make miaowing or barking noises? (Mila, 11, and Alex, 8) Via The Conversation - By Quixi Sonntag (Lecturer in...

Do cats purr when humans aren’t around?

Why do cats purr? Humans tend to think that purring is a sign of happiness in a cat – and indeed it can be...

What type of pet is best for my rental property?

Before you make the leap into pet ownership, it's worth considering how much time you have, your budget and the type of property you...