Category: Pet-friendly

DIY cat toys

August 21, 2015 - 3 min read

Have you ever bought your cat a fancy toy from the store, only to for them to opt for that discarded straw, ball of paper or bottle cap instead? This is exactly why homemade toys are great for our temperamental felines. Check out our list of ideas below, along with some Tamworth vets that can […]

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4 great DIY pet projects

August 3, 2015 - 2 min read

Ever thought of turning an old table into a cat bed? Or how about using old clothes for a chew toy? Here are 4 super easy DIY projects you can do for your pet at home.

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5 things all bird owners should know

July 28, 2015 - 3 min read

Read on to discover 5 things all bird owners need to know. 1. Make sure they don’t starve Sure, this may seem like common sense, however it can be easy to think your bird’s feeder is full, when it’s actually empty. Birds crack their nuts and grains to consume the goodness of the inside, which […]

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What dog is right for you?

July 19, 2015 - 3 min read

Have a family? Consider one of these playful breeds.  Labrador Labradors are well known to be bubbly, playful and eager to please. They love to play on both land and in the water, making them the perfect breed for an active family. Beagle Known for their energetic personalities, beagles fit in well with families and are […]

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4 tricks to teach your pup

July 18, 2015 - 3 min read

The best way to teach your dog obedience is by making it fun and rewarding. It’s no secret that canines love to be praised—so when practicing, be sure to show them affection. Start off with simple commands such as sit, stay, drop and heel, before moving onto more complex tricks. Remember that not all dogs […]

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How to look after your canine friend!

July 16, 2015 - 3 min read

As a dog owner, you automatically take on a number of responsibilities. From checking your pet is healthy and exercised to making sure your home is fully functional, there’s a lot to take in before homing man’s best friend. Below we’ve included some crucial information any Mount Isa dog owner needs to know, as well […]

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4 Fraser Coast walks your dog will love!

July 10, 2015 - 3 min read

Looking for a new favourite hangout for both yourself and your furry friend? We suggest checking out these awesome off-leash dog areas across the Fraser Coast! Just remember, although these are all off-lead areas, be sure to always keep an eye on your pup—and come prepared with doggy bags! Toogoom Foreshore From splashing around in the ocean, […]

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Tips to train your puppy in Northern Rivers

July 10, 2015 - 3 min read

Tip 1: Establish yourself as their pack leader Dogs instinctively follow a strong pack leader, which needs to be someone who is stable, consistent and confident. Unfortunately, because puppies are so adorable and cuddly, it’s easy to forget all this and cater to their every whim instead. Establish leadership from day one, so your pup […]

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Helpful tips for litter training your kitty

July 7, 2015 - 3 min read

Keep it clean Making sure you’re regularly cleaning your cat’s litter box is key if you want to have a cooperative kitty. While a litter box is no sanctuary at the best of times, if it’s too dirty your cat will start looking for other places around the house. Stick to one brand of litter […]

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Reducing pet anxiety in Coffs Harbour

July 7, 2015 - 3 min read

Cats The most popular form of anxiety in cats is due to loud noises such as fireworks or thunderstorms, though they may also be anxious when it comes to meeting new people, or even a change in their daily routine. When cats are scared and anxious, their first reaction is flight. If your cat is […]

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