Tips for Lockdown Anxiety

Tips for Lockdown Anxiety

Lockdown blues – all the fun’s over? Thanks to the Covid-19 lockdown, all non-essential workers have been home with their pets. For dogs, the past seven weeks have been an endless, joyous holiday packed full of companionship, cuddles, games, exercise and...
Dogs need exercise in Auckland too!

Dogs need exercise in Auckland too!

The leash loosened for Auckland dogs New laws for Auckland dog owners came into play on Friday, 1 November 2019. These rule changes extend the hours in the evening and months of the year dogs can access the majority of Auckland parks and beaches. Now Auckland dog...
Human Food – What Treats To Feed Your Dog

Human Food – What Treats To Feed Your Dog

There are plenty of people foods we’d love to share with our dogs, but some are much healthier than others. In fact, many foods humans eat are poisonous to dogs. Dogs and humans digest and metabolise food differently, and a dog’s digestive system cannot break down...
‘Nice’ eating habits – Coprophagia

‘Nice’ eating habits – Coprophagia

Coprophagia Dogs eating their doo is not pleasant, but it is not necessarily detrimental to your dog’s health. It is usually more troublesome for pet owners than harmful to the dog, and it can generally be stopped. Sometimes coprophagia, where a dog may ingest their...
Stray Dogs

Stray Dogs

What to do if you find a stray dog? Where we live in South Auckland, people regularly find wandering dogs. These animals are often dropped off to us at our Auckland kennels and cattery so we can keep the dogs safe, but they invariably end up at the council. Missing A...