Finding boarding for a pregnant cat


Pregnancy is a very exciting time for any cat owner. As much as you may want to keep your cat by your side through this time, sometimes you may need to board them due to unforeseen circumstances. Here are some things to keep in mind when you search for a boarding facility for your pregnant cat.  Comfortable nesting space Your cat will be feeling a little larger than normal and 'out of sorts' emotionally.

10 November 2016

5 Ways to Ensure Your Cat is Safe While You Go on Holiday


Going away on holiday while your cat stays home alone is never an easy thing to do for any cat owner. In fact, it can be tempting to take your feline with you. In a survey conducted over the past decade of people who took their pets abroad with them, half of them stated that their cat was too much a part of the family to leave behind.  However, taking a cat on holiday to a strange land for more than several days might not be the best course of action.

17 August 2016

How to Prevent Your Puppy from Developing Separation Anxiety


When it comes to separation anxiety, as with most things, prevention is a whole lot better than treatment. Separation anxiety occurs when a puppy or adult dog becomes severely stressed and exhibits behavioural problems when left alone. Unfortunately, these behaviours, which range from excessive barking to destructive tendencies, are common causes for dogs being taken to shelters to await a new forever home. Separation anxiety also makes it very hard to leave your dog with a boarding facility when you need to go away for a week or two.

25 July 2016