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 […]
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 […]
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. […]
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 […]
Human Foods That Are Harmful To Cats & Dogs
As pet owners that love our pets, we all want them to be happy and healthy. A big part of achieving that is from monitoring their diet. However, when they are naturally equipped with big round eyes and a tendency to beg for food, we might sometimes be tempted to treat them to some of […]
Mistakes Pet Owners Make — Don’t Do These With Your Cat or Dog!
As pet owners, we always strive to be the best pet parent for our beloved furry friends. However, as we are only human, we can still make mistakes at times. Thus, to help existing or would-be pet parents, we have put together a small list of the most common mistakes pet owners make. One of […]
How To Help Your Children & Pets Get Along
We love our pets like family, and often we treat them like one. Unfortunately, tensions can always arise when young children and pets are left alone together. Whether you are expecting a child or planning to adopt a cat or dog, you will have to make some changes to help your children and pets get […]
Vitamins & Supplements for Pets: Are they necessary?
Every pet owner wants their furry friend to lead a long, happy and healthy life. While a healthy diet can help promote good health as well as help fight chronic and acute illnesses, they are; however, not immune to health issues. Hence, you might wonder: “Are daily vitamins and supplements for pets necessary?” Needless to […]