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House training a new puppy

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House training a new puppy

House training the furry, new addition to your family takes patience and commitment. Dogs are creatures of habit, so be consistent. According to pet behaviourists, the best way is to reward your four-pawed fur kid for obedience. Just as with human children, a schedule is of utmost importance, providing security and boundaries. The younger the puppy, the shorter the time span during which it can control its bladder, but as a rule, take them out at least every two hours. Of course, there would be the occasional accident, but NEVER push their faces into the mess they made or hit...

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October is Pet Obesity Month

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October is Pet Obesity Month

But not only South Africans are guilty of overfeeding their pets, WHO maintains that it is a global problem.

Overweight pets have shorter lifespans and could suffer from cancer, skin and urinary problems, arthritis and diabetes. Apart from sleeping more than usual, these pets could also end up having difficulty breathing and walking.

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Alternative holistic treatment for pets

Alternative holistic treatment for pets

With a growing movement from conventional medicine to more holistic treatment, not only humans are turning to hemp (cannabis).

According to veterinarians, CBD oil can be used for a variety of ailments in pets (dogs and cats), from anxiety to tumours and feedback from pet owners, not only in South Africa, but across the globe, treatment with this natural oil is turning out to be a literal life saver.

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HEALTH BENEFITS OF KEEPING PETS: AN OVERVIEW

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HEALTH BENEFITS OF KEEPING PETS: AN OVERVIEW

OUR PERFECT COMPANIONS NEVER HAVE FEWER THAN FOUR FEET

 

Pets are lovely creatures. Cats and dogs are the most commonly kept pet animals around the globe because they easily develop strong emotional bonds with human beings.

A dog loves you more than he loves himself”.

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