Choosing treats for dogs

Choosing treats for dogs

After seeing a recent article in Stuff, this month’s blog looks at dog treats. Some experts have warned that pet foods sold as treats are suspected of causing a potentially deadly illness in dogs. Associate Professor Dr Nick Cave of Massey University’s School of...
Lockdown stress on cats

Lockdown stress on cats

Lockdown – good for dogs but not so cool for cats For many dogs, Covid-19 lockdowns are an endless, joyous holiday packed full of companionship, cuddles, games, exercise and treats. They get to help the kids with their schoolwork, and all of us with our ‘jobs’ about...
And the most popular dog breeds in Auckland are ….

And the most popular dog breeds in Auckland are ….

Is yours one of the one in eight in NZ? At Auckland Kennel and Cattery it is our business to keep up with dog news. So, after having investigated the popularity of ‘Bellas’ in Auckland, we’ve done the research and found out what the most popular dog breeds in New...
Calling all dogs ….

Calling all dogs ….

Be careful who you call for….. We know a bit about dogs at Auckland Kennel and Cattery, and we’ve met quite a few over the years. Something we have noticed of late is that if we go into our dog runs and call “Bella”, about six dogs come bounding up. Well, this is...
Dog-friendly Auckland?

Dog-friendly Auckland?

How dog friendly is Auckland? Our latest blog comes from the Spinoff  and looks at how Auckland stacks up in the world’s ‘dog-friendly’ stakes, analysing such things as public transport, off-leash exercise areas, dog agility parks and dog-friendly beaches, dog...