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Buying a pet online


The internet is a convenient way to research a particular pet. Once you have found the pet you are looking for and you are satisfied that you know what you want, the next logical step is to look online for that particular breed of animal that you are inte

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Drawing Pets


While many people capture the essence of their pets on camera and video, some also choose to commission an artist to draw a portrait of their beloved pets. Hiring a professional artist is always an option, but with a few basic steps and suggestions, an ow

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How to choose a Pet


Identify the needs, concerns, fears, and medical history (especially allergies) of everyone in your household. If you live alone, the task is easier. Evaluate your living space, lifestyle and budget. When choosing a pet take into consideration:- Younger a

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My Dog Floppy


It was with great sadness that I rehomed my dog "Floppy" some years ago. Floppy came to me as a deserted, tick paralysed stray. Fearsome in appearance, I was reticent to even pick her up for fear she might bite my throat out.... 4 days after she recovered

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Pets and COVID-19


During this Covid-19 pandemic, people have been put into various stressful situations. Having the fear of widespread infection, the Australian government has

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Taking a holiday? Consider Home Pet Minding for your Pets


For decades now pet owners have defaulted to having to put their pets into a kennel or cattery. If they could not take their pets with them when they travelled, or if they could not find family or friends to care for the pets whilst they were away, transp

Taking a holiday? Consider Home Pet Minding for your Pets2019-11-21T09:01:31+01:00

What animals not to have as pets


With so many choices available of animals that make fabulous pets and easily adapt to human companionship, why would anyone want to bring into their home an animal that does not fit this description? The answer is usually a mix of genuine but misguided in

What animals not to have as pets2013-06-29T00:00:00+02:00

Why have a pet ?


Pets can be many things to their owners, and there are many great reasons to have a pet. The most common reason for a person to have a pet is for companionship. Pets make wonderful companions, because they are generally loyal and affectionate. However, th

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