11 November, 2018
We are all aware of the need to use sunscreen lotion on ourselves to protect us from burning and harmful UVA and UVB rays. But one thing that even the most conscientious dog owners often over look is the need for sunscreen lotion to be uses on their dogs! Dogs tend t..
17 February, 2018
There are lots of activities you can share with your dog but how about writing your dog a letter? This may not have direct benefit for your beloved pet, but after articulating all the thiings you love and treasure about your dog, he/she will surely benefit from an own..
8 January, 2018
Hornsby Shire council has done a terrific job in re-turfing the Westleigh Dog Park, making it safer and more enjoyable to both the dogs and their owners. Prior to the re-turf, most of the park was just dirt and full of holes, which posed accident risks particularly if i..
10 December, 2017
For many of us the Christmas holiday season is one of feasting on special foods and treats. Our dogs are certainly aware of the extra special smells and tastes of a holiday feast, and will do their best to get some extra treats for themselves. Unfortunately, emergency v..
14 October, 2017
The Labrador Retriever is the world’s most popular dog breed. The American Kennel Club recognizes 184 different dog breeds, and has named the Labrador as the most popular of all. In Australia, the Lab is also the most popular according to Dogs NSW and the Aust..
30 July, 2017
We pet owners take it for granted that each morning, our beloved doggie will greet us with the same enthusiasm and attention that we are accustomed to. But what if that behaviour changes? What if your dog doesn’t greet you at the door when you arrive home or d..
8 June, 2017
Puppies are ideal candidates for dog parks as this environment helps meet two if its most important needs-socialisation and exercise. Anyone who has had a puppy knows that cooped up energy can lead to unwanted behaviou..
7 June, 2017
DO NOT THROW STICKS (or let your dog play “try and get the stick from me” with other dogs) Want to play fetch with your dog? Then use a ball, frisbee or..