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Ask a behaviouristWhy do dogs bury bones?My puppy Beau buries every bone I give him in the garden, and then digs it up two weeks later. Why does he do this?
Vaccinations for dogs - Parvo, Distemper, Lepto, Hepatitis and Kennel Cough
If you’ve adopted a dog, it’s important that you understand the different types of vaccinations available to them, and how these protect your pet’s health and wellbeing.
A puppy's first year of life
What to expect in the first year of a puppy's life.
How to best care for your pets during COVID-19
SPCA wants to reassure Kiwi pet owners how best to care for their companion animals during this uncertain time.
The dangers of fishing tackles for wildlife and pets
Fishing can be great fun for the whole family but unfortunately fishing tackle can cause severe injuries to our wildlife and our pets too.
How to help your arthritic pet cope over winter?
Older animals tend to find the cold weather over winter a bit of a challenge, especially those with arthritis. Arthiritis is inflammation of the joints and can have many underlying causes including prior injury, degenerative disease and developmental disorders.
Keeping your pets safe in spring
The warmer weather is great for pets and their owners alike, but it’s also a timely reminder to check your house and garden for anything that may be harmful to your pet.
Keep animals safe around fireworks
While most people enjoy the fireworks festivities, unfortunately many pets become highly distressed by fireworks.
Preparing your pets for winter
Time is rushing by, and before we know it, winter will be here. So now is the time to plan ahead to make sure your pets will be comfortable and well fed during the long cold winter months.
Keeping pets safe at Christmas
Please be extra vigilant about what your pets eat over the Festive season. Don’t share human food with your pets, and think twice about leaving food in places that might be easily accessible to pets.