diet

  • Choosing the right food for your pet

    As a pet parent, making sure we cater for all of our fur kid’s needs is not always an easy task. Some of their needs are straightforward – like giving them plenty of playtime! But when it comes to determining the right diet, choosing a...

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  • AN ITCH YOU CANNOT SCRATCH

    During summer, it's quite common that almost every second pet parent that goes into a vet's practice will complain about their pets that itch, scratch, rub or lose hair. Animals will lose their winter coat as the season changes. If the hair loss is patchy...

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  • Back to Basics – Part 2: How to choose the right diet for your pet

    An apple a day keeps the doctor away ... and feeding your pet correctly can keep the vet away too! The tricky part is choosing the right diet for your pet with so many options on the market. Here are Dr Rouxlene’s easy tips for...

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  • Arthritis in cats

    Until fairly recently osteoarthritis or arthritis in cats has not commonly been diagnosed or treated, the biggest reason being that cats are great at hiding disease! It’s in their survival instinct not to show pain. Especially when they get older, they just tend to sleep...

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  • Pet Food Labels Explained

    Many of us will stand for hours in the supermarket aisles trying to understand what is packaged in the food we’re about to consume, however, very few of us will do the same for our furkids when purchasing their packaged food. Here are some handy...

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  • 6 Fruits Your Dog Will Love

    We all know that eating fruit is good for us, it is high in natural vitamins and minerals that assist our body to perform at its best. But is the same true for dogs? You might be surprised to learn that certain types of fruit...

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  • Is Your Pet Overweight?

    Although we love spoiling our furkids with tasty food and treats, how do we know when we are taking it too far? Although your ‘chubby’, ’big’ or ‘fluffy’ pet may be the designated vacuum cleaner of the household, how does one distinguish between a harmless...

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  • Why do dogs eat grass?

    Your lovable companion has this strange urge to eat grass…Often he can’t contain himself, you open the door and immediately he is engulfing large mouthfuls, moment’s later vomiting. Or possibly your dog is more interested in finding just the right patch of grass to have...

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