Tag: cats

How the presence of pets builds trust among people

Companion animals are a core part of family life in Australia, with almost 6 million households having at least one pet.

5 things to consider before getting a cat

People often underestimate what caring for a cat entails. Here are some of the important things to think about.

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.
Share your Pet Resume on Facebook

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.

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 and those huge, mysterious eyes, paired with the Instagram-worthy things...

What type of pet is best for my rental property?

Thinking about pet ownership? Before you leap, it's important to consider which type of pet would be most suitable for your home. There are...
pet A sad dog: Can you recognise signs of stress in your pet at home?

Is your pet stressed? Here’s how to help them

Could you recognise signs of stress in your furry friend? While excessive grooming or loud yowling, for example, can be obvious indications of stress, be on the look-out for more subtle clues so you can help...
Easy ways to keep your pet dog or cat cool in summer

8 must-know tips to keep your pets cool over summer

The heat of an Australian summer can be unbearable - especially when temperatures start to soar. While cold drinks and swimming at the beach can provide us with some relief, have you thought about...
Top tips for helping your pet move in

Top tips for helping your pet move in

Moving is stressful, and not just for us humans – for our pets too. They may feel scared, confused or unsure about their new environment so to ease their transition we need to be...
Why can’t cats resist thinking inside the box?

Why can’t cats resist thinking inside the box?

Twitter’s been on fire with people amazed by cats that seem compelled to park themselves in squares of tape marked out on the floor. These felines appear powerless to resist the call of the #CatSquare. By...