Tag: dogs

200,000 Pet Resumes – and Dogs still rule

Dogs reign supreme as Australia's most loved household pet, with cats sitting in second place, according to new data from Rent.com.au.

The Australian Labradoodle is more ‘Poodle’ than ‘Lab’

In a new study, an international research team has documented the molecular basis of the Australian Labradoodle.

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.

How climate change can complicate pet ownership

This summer’s bushfires and heatwaves may have led you to wonder how climate change will shape our lives. But have you given any thought to how it might affect your pets?

8 things we do that really confuse our dogs

Dog behaviour is extraordinarily flexible – this is why we can keep them in our homes and take them to cafes with us at the weekend.

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.

Dogs really can chase away loneliness

Feeling lonely? A dog may help. Our research out today confirms what many dog owners already know: dogs are great companions that can help you to feel less lonely.

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.

Man’s stressed friend: how your mental health can affect your dog

If you think your dog looks stressed out, it might be your own stress levels that are affecting your pet pooch. Via The Conversation. Author: Bronwyn...

You know nothing about rehoming a pet, Jon Snow

Warning - minor Game of Thrones spoilers ahead In the latest episode of Game of Thrones we watched Jon Snow abandon his direwolf, Ghost, without...