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Beat the heat – Keeping pets safe during the hot summer months
During the hot summer months, it is important to remember that this season can present some challenges and problems to your animals. Here are our tips on helping your pet stay happy, healthy and cool during summer.
Desexing your companion animals saves lives
Every year, thousands of companion animals are euthanised across New Zealand because there are simply not enough homes for the huge numbers of animals bred around the country.
Advantages of desexing your companion animal
There are lots of advantages to desexing your pets, apart from preventing the birth of unwanted animals.
Common questions about desexing your companion animal
There are lots of advantages to desexing your pets - here we answer some of the most common questions about desexing and dispel some of the myths around getting your pet spayed or neutered.
Pet Friendly Holidays around New Zealand
Thinking about going on holiday this summer? Those pleading eyes or anxious circles around the house while you pack your bags are never nice.
Ask a behaviouristWhat to do when your guinea pigs mate dies?I had two guinea pigs, Bill and Bobby, but recently Bill has passed away. Now that Bobby is by himself I have noticed he has stopped eating and isn’t as happy as he used to be. Does this mean I should get him another friend?
Creating a DIY house for your guinea pig
Gone are the days when guinea pig owners would keep their pets alone in a hutch in the backyard with little interaction with the family or socialisation.
Caring for mice
Did you know that mice have been part of human environments for around 10,000 years?
Ask a vetWhy is Vitamin C important for my guinea pig?We recently had two Guinea Pigs, Peanut and Flossie, join our family. Somebody told me that for Guinea Pigs to be healthy, it is really important that they have enough vitamin C. Can you tell me why and what I can do to make sure my GPs get enough vitamin C?