As we age – dogs, cat and humans alike, our joints begin to deteriorate. This degeneration can lead to chronic inflammatory joint diseases such as osteoarthritis. However, for humans, dogs, cats and horses, there are a variety of joint supplements available which claim to help us deal with these joint diseases.
Cats are living longer than ever before, which is good news! Unfortunately, with old age comes disease. Common diseases that affect older cats are arthritis and general muscle or skeletal problems both of which can lead to persistent (chronic) pain.
With 2012 looming dangerously close, the time for making resolutions is fast approaching. If you’re bored of making clichéd resolutions however and want to try something new, then why not make a New Year’s Resolution with your dog?
Pet owners often think of their pets as extended family members. Pets are purchased or gained in a large variety of methods. Some people adopt a dog or kitten from a pound; and others take in stray pets. Some people spend meticulous hours and days searching through breeder’s records to
Homeopathy is the treatment of diseases with natural, herbal products. There is a lot of controversy over whether or not they actually work – especially in human medicine, but there are many people in the animal community who believe that natural remedies are the way forwards.
It’s the season for holiday travel and, rather than leave your favourite four-legged pal behind, why not stay in one of the many pet friendly holiday cottages available and take Rover along? We all know that dogs love spending time with their families and dog travel is becoming increasingly popular.
Whether you want to admit it or not, urinary problems for pets are incredibly challenging. First of all, who wants their pet to suffer from these problems to begin with? And, second of all, who has fun cleaning up the mess that occurs when a pet has urinary problems? Aside
Today we’re bringing you a little light relief! Comic artist Sheharzad Arshad drew up the two comics below of his interpretation of what the world might be like if animals were in charge. If you appreciate his work, be sure to check out his website!
Consumer rights blog ‘The Comsumerist’ recently reported how, after sending in their laptop for repair, one reader was shocked to hear their laptop couldn’t be repaired due to ‘excessive’ amounts of cat hair. Chris sent his still-under-warranty HP laptop back to HP after finding a manufacturing defect. However HP refused
Vitamins and minerals are something you often hear about, usually it’s the fact that we’re not getting enough of them! Well just like us, dogs (and other animals) can suffer from deficiencies too.