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An Aussie Christmas with dogs

With one of the highest rates of pet ownership world-wide, it comes as no surprise that having a pet is synonymous with our Australian way of life and the majority of households regard dogs and other pets as valued family members. As Christmas and the hot weather looms, it’s important to take a few minutes […]

Groomed & Ready for Spring

As the weather warms up and summer fast approaches, a visit to a respected grooming salon, like FurBaby Grooming and Daycare, will put a spring into the step of every dog, no matter what breed or size. Groomed dogs are healthier dogs There’s a multitude of benefits for dogs, puppies and owners who visit a […]

Keeping your dog physically and mentally fit and healthy

According to canine professionals, daily physical exercise and mental stimulation, a healthy diet and appropriate training will give your dog the very best chance of living a long, happy and healthy life. Regular exercise Dogs that are exercised daily generally look good, feel good and live longer.  Regular exercise maintains healthy muscles, bones and joints […]

Dogs, storms and phobias

The relationship between dogs and humans is unique in the animal kingdom. Dogs can  sense human emotions, read facial expressions, follow instructions and have a special skill for knowing exactly how you feel. Like humans, dogs can also suffer from conditions like anxiety, depression and a range of phobias, including a fear of storms. In […]

Keep your dog or puppy winter warm

Dogs are like people and if you’re feeling cold and uncomfortable inside or outdoors on windy, wet and cold winter days there’s every chance your furry companion will feel the same way. In Australia dogs are generally happy staying outdoors unless the temperature drops to below 10-15 degrees or the dog is a puppy, senior, […]

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Dogs can improve your physical and mental health

A recent survey of 191 dog owning adults, 455 non-dog owning adults and 46 children, living in 385 households concluded that dog owning families are more likely to meet physical activity guidelines than non-dog owning families. Previous research indicated that dog owners are only slightly more active than non-dog owners, however the research was restricted [...]

Healthy Snacks give Dogs Energy

PROTEIN BOWL FOR ENERGY & GOOD HEALTH Depending on the breed, size and appetite of your dog, this recipe can be served as a snack of a meal. 2 cups cooked brown rice 1 cooked chicken breast, chopped 12-ounce steamer bag of unsalted corn, green beans and carrots (use canned or fresh veggies) Prepare each […]

Quick, Easy & Tasty Home-made Dog Treats

TASTY, HEALTHY, HOME-MADE DOG TREATS 2/3 of a cup of pumpkin puree (use a blender) 1/4 cup peanut butter (low fat) 2 large eggs 3 cups whole wheat flour Mix pumpkin puree, peanut butter and eggs until well combined. Gradually add flour until the dough is no longer sticky. Working on a lightly floured surface, […]