PetSci is an exciting combination of pet news, products and information combined with hot topics from the scientific world. Hundreds of research papers are published every year about our pets, PetSci brings you the most relevant and interesting news from these reports.

That isn’t all however, expect to see health guides, behavioural advice, product suggestions and more. Guest authors will bring their knowledge of the pet world to PetSci every week to ensure a vibrant and healthy variety of interesting pet articles.

What is PetSci?

Animal Health

Caring for your pet’s health is an important task, so let PetSci take the confusion out of the whole process. We provide articles and advice on how best to take care of your pet’s health, detailing some of the major or common ailments and diseases that can affect our pets.

Animal Behaviour

Like your pet’s health, how they behaviour is important too. A lot of how they behave is due to their environment or previous experiences and when their behaviour is poor, it can be quite distressing. PetSci is here to help though, so don’t distress, you can teach an old dog new tricks!

Pet Products

The pet product market is bursting with interesting and useful items; whether it’s collars or pharmaceuticals, kennels or nutraceuticals, PetSci brings you the latest innovations and must-haves. Reviews, suggestions and more, keep your eyes on PetSci for what’s hot.


The great thing about animals, is that they are able to bring communities together. Help PetSci’s community thrive by being an active reader; submit your pet photos, comment or share your ideas and suggestions and lets watch our PetSci community grow

PetSci and You

The most important thing of any website is its readers, which is why here at PetSci, we want to develop in a manner that best suits you. There are a number of ways you can do this, first of all, if you have any you want to let us know, go ahead and use the contact form to get in touch with us. Let us know if there is something wrong with the website, what future articles you’d be interested in or even just a complement!

You can leave your comments on every article posted here at PetSci, so use this opportunity to leave your thoughts and engage in interesting discussions with other members of the PetSci community – or simply let us know whether or not you enjoyed the article!

Why not…

  • Write an article for us! Every week we feature one of our guest authors post which is a great way to get noticed. If you have an opinion, have some advice or just want to start a discussion let us know and we’ll give you the opportunity to get your thoughts published. If you have an idea for what you would like to write, why not let us know, or if you’d like to write for us but are a bit unsure about what to talk about ask us for some ideas! We love to hear from you, so get in touch and get writing!


PetSci welcomes all your comments, especially if you have something to add to a debate or share with other pet lovers. Your name and email address is required to comment, but we will never use or share your email address.

You are also welcome to add your website to your comment, which will make your name a link. Please be aware that the majority of spam emails are removed automatically and the rest are subject moderation. Comments which link to or advertise another blog will not be removed as long as the advertising is tasteful and the comment provides an interesting or useful addition to the article or discussion!

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