Tag: pet news

What is Love Your Pet Day and how do we celebrate...

February 20 is Love Your Pet Day, the national day designed for pampering your pet with a little extra love and affection. In 2020, Love Your Pet Day will be celebrated on Thursday, February 20. 

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?

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 – Create one with your next rental application

Have you had trouble finding a pet-friendly rental property? Pet Resume can help you (and your pet) put your best paw forward in the...

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...

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...

2019 is the Year of the Pig

In 2019, Chinese New Year began on February 5 and welcomed in the Year of the Pig.  How does the Chinese zodiac work?  The Chinese zodiac...

I won’t be alone at Christmas, I have a dog

Christmas can be tough for many people. Loneliness and depression spike at this time of year and family pressures abound. It can be easy to feel...

Yes, you can adopt a pet as a Christmas gift –...

Have you thought about adopting a new pet for Christmas? Far from dismissing the idea, animal welfare groups now support the practice of gifting...