Category: Owning a pet

3 Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day with Your Pet

3 Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day with Your Pet

Extra attention Nearly all animals are social.  They love interaction and attention. While we should do this daily for our pets, make today an extra special day. Find their favourite toys, take them for a walk, create a fun obstacle course for them, brush their fur or simply let them sit with you for longer…

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How To Be an Awesome Pet Owner

How To Be an Awesome Pet Owner

It’s a New Year and an opportunity to set and achieve new goals. As a community of people who love pets, why not make one our goals to be the most awesome pet owners we can be. Make your pet part of the family Most animals are social. They need to be around others, including…

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When Someone You Love Doesn’t Love Pets

When Someone You Love Doesn’t Love Pets

There are a few ways you can share the joy of pets, even with the toughest of audiences. Find out their beliefs around animals There can be a whole host of reasons why someone isn’t comfortable with pets. The best place to start is to talk to the person in your life. It may be…

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Is It OK to Spoil Your Pet?

Is It OK to Spoil Your Pet?

We all love our pets and want to show them how special they are, but can spoiling them have negative effects? Sometimes we do it because we simply adore our pets and other times we feel bad about not finishing a to-do list, like taking them for walk. Is spoiling your pet OK? Let`s find…

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How To Name Your Pet

How To Name Your Pet

Make it easy to say For many pets, they will start to learn their name. This is especially true for cats and dogs. They can learn the sound of their name and the pitch. For this reason, you want to choose a name that is easy to say. You’re most likely going to be saying…

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Different Ways to Carry Your Pet

Different Ways to Carry Your Pet

Some pets like to be carried. Smaller pets, elderly or perhaps pets that like to be close to their owners can enjoy being carried around. What are the different ways to transport your pet, without them having to walk? Pet Strollers Pet strollers work much in the same way strollers for children do. You place…

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Pet Resumes

Pet Resumes

What’s included in a pet resume? A resume is the perfect way to document your pet’s information and can be used for a variety of purposes, making both your lives easier. A pet resume is a document (around 1-2 pages maximum) that includes all their vital information. Information may include whether they have been vaccinated…

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Three Ways Pets Can Help with Stress

Three Ways Pets Can Help with Stress

Patting and relaxation Patting your pet can be extremely therapeutic. In addition to giving them some love, the effects will be positive for you too. After just a few moments of patting, your brain will start to release serotonin and oxytocin – making us feel happier. Some studies have been reported to show blood pressure…

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Bunny Proofing Your House

Bunny Proofing Your House

Rabbits can be wonderfully loving pets. They have plenty of personality and often enjoy receiving human attention. That’s why many rabbit owners have their pet rabbits live inside their home. Rabbits can be trained, so having them share your space is very doable. Toilet training Rabbits can be trained to use a litter tray. This…

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