Providing good dental care for cats is essential to give them strong, healthy teeth that’ll last them for a lifetime! Poor dental care can lead to a variety of health problems, such as dental disease and tooth loss. Just like us, cats also require good dental hygiene. Due to the unique design of their teeth, […]
Dementia In Pets: Symptoms & Treatment For Dogs & Cats
Similar to how Alzheimer’s disease affects humans, dogs and cats can also develop dementia as they get older. Learning how to recognise signs of dementia in pets can help you better care for your senior pet as they age. In this article, we will be sharing some of the early signs of dementia in both […]
Cat Nail Biting, Chewing & Pulling — Should You Be Concerned?
You might notice your cat biting, chewing or pulling their claws. However, cat nail biting is usually no cause for concern. Generally, it is regarded as normal behaviour for cats as it is simply part of their regular grooming routine. This happens if their nails might be getting too old. It could also occur when […]
Pet Allergies — Causes, Symptoms, Treatment & Tips!
Many around the world love having the companionship of a furry friend in their home, despite having allergic reactions to them. However, this doesn’t mean that it’s impossible for those with pet allergies to have a pet! In this article, we will be sharing some of the causes, symptoms, possible treatments as well as tips […]
Cleaning Pet’s Toys: How To Do It The Right Way?
In order to keep our pets entertained, we as pet owners often want our pets to have an abundance of toys. These can include anything from plush toys, squeaky balls, chew toys, interactive toys and more! However, with more play, it means the need for regular cleaning of your pet’s toys to stay sanitised! Do […]
Digestive Problems In Dogs: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment — Causes, Symptoms, Treatment & Prevention
Like humans, digestive problems can affect dogs too. However, unlike humans, they are unable to verbally convey their discomfort. Hence, it is important for pet owners to understand and differentiate the different symptoms in order to deliver the correct treatment. In general, only a simple change in diet could help cure the gastrointestinal issues in […]
Heat Stroke In Pets: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment
It is important that pet owners remain vigilant about their pet’s health. As common as how heat stroke is common in humans, heat stroke can also happen to pets. Hence, it is vital that we, as pet owners recognise the different signs and/or symptoms our pet displays. In addition, the warmer climate all year round, […]
Spaying Or Neutering — What To Expect? Pros & Cons?
Every pet owner wants and hopes that their pet can live a healthy and long life. Do you know? An average life expectancy of a neutered dog is 9.4 years while a not neutered dog have a shorter average life expectancy of just 7.9 years. It is the same observation in cats, with their lifespan […]
Dog Essentials On Rainy Days Out
What are some rainy day dog essentials I should get to prepare for rainy days walk? Most dogs are generally very active animals, and love to run and play on days out. Some breeds of dogs are more active, hence they will enjoy having at least once daily walks. Despite that, do you walk your […]
Vomiting In Dogs: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment
Just like other common symptoms, such as diarrhea or a lack of appetite, vomiting in dogs might or might not be a sign of something more serious. Similar to humans, dogs can also get upset stomachs from time to time which might lead to vomiting. In this article, we will help provide some insight into […]
Is Your Cat Drinking Enough Water? Guide To Preventing Cat Dehydration
Don’t see your cat drinking much at home? Cats are notorious for being fussy about water and not drinking enough. It can lead to many complications such as dehydration, kidney issues and urinary tract problems. This is especially so in our warm Singaporean climate, where cats also might lose moisture from sweating through their paws. […]
Ticks On Dogs — Symptoms, Removal, Treatment & Prevention
Seeing your dog happily running through the fresh, green grass might sound very appealing. However, doing so can also lead to serious tick infections and tick-borne diseases! Ticks on dogs can be a nightmare for many owners. Hard to spot, these small creatures are not only tricky to remove, they can also lead to major […]
Pet Swallowed A Foreign Object? Here’s What You Should Do!
‘My dog ate my homework’ isn’t just an age old excuse for not handing up work. In fact, cats and dogs are always notorious for gobbling up things they shouldn’t! However, as good pet parents, we should know that our pets ingesting or swallowing foreign objects can be very dangerous. In some cases, it can […]
Pet Vaccinations — What’s Necessary For Cats & Dogs In Singapore?
Just like us, our cats and dogs can also catch deadly diseases and viruses. So how can we protect our furry friends? Other than making sure they have good hygiene, a healthy diet and a clean environment, we can also take advantage of pet vaccinations. Pet vaccinations not only help your pets to be immune […]
Subtle Signs Your Pet Isn’t Feeling Well
We all want our pets to live long and healthy lives. However, just like us, our pets can also get sick from time to time. Unfortunately, as they do not have the ability to vocalise or communicate their feelings, many illnesses go unnoticed until they develop into something more severe! Hence, it is important for […]