Tag: pet ownership

Australia’s dog-eat-dog rental market exposed: only 1 in 10 properties deemed pet-friendly

Australia’s dog-eat-dog rental market exposed: only 1 in 10 properties deemed pet-friendly

New data from Rent.com.au shows that as you go trick-or-treating this Halloween with the kids, only one in 10 rental properties is likely to greet you with a festively-dressed dog or cat. The survey of 70,000...
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...

Better protections for Canberra renters

The ACT Government will introduce a suite of new measures to provide better support and protections for renters in the ACT. This includes reforms that give tenants a greater say in allowing pets in rental...
Top 10 revealed: What are Australia’s favourite dog breeds?

Top 10 revealed: What are Australia’s favourite dog breeds?

If you think every dog you see these days is a Schnoodle, Whoodle or Bernedoodle, you’re not going crazy. Mixed-breeds are Australia’s dog of choice, according to new data from Rent.com.au.   Mixed dog breeds...
Your very first puppy: Turning around bad habits

Your very first puppy: Turning around bad habits

Bringing up a puppy is similar to bringing up a child; the habits it learns in its early years will stick with them for the rest of their lives.
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Pets under the rental property pinch

New analysis suggests that pets are being squeezed out of the rental market.
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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. Bondi Vet explore the things you'll encounter.
Pet insider: Summer grass seeds

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 do see an increase in grass seed complications,” Nadia Crighton...

Your very first puppy: Getting settled in

Introducing your new puppy into your home can be a daunting experience with new environments, smells and noises in their surroundings.
The price of love: A special offer for Renters from Petinsurance.com.au

The price of love: A special offer for Renters

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 their precious pooch or fluffy feline friends. SPONSORED: Petinsurance.com.au In 2015, The...