Entries by sumHill

Help! I found a stray kitten

Almost everyday we get phone calls from people who have found themselves in possession of a little stray kitten – or sometimes even a litter of stray kittens! Unfortunately due to the number of stray cat colonies around Sydney there is always an abundance of homeless kittens. Despite the good intentions of the community to […]

Leptospirosis: Should I be scared?!

As you may already be aware, there have been five recent cases reported of Leptospirosis in dogs around the inner-city area of Sydney. We understand that this would cause a lot of concern for all dog owners in the inner west as such we have put together this short summary to shed some light on the […]

Perfecting the Art of Potty Training Your New Pet

Everyone gets excited thinking about bringing a new fury ball of joy home. You start thinking about playing games with it, feeding it, and developing a real bond with your new play mate! But something you may not be considering, is potty training… not the most enjoyable part of getting a new pet. However, potty […]

Do Dogs Smile? Understanding Pet Facial Expressions

Facial expressions are as much important integral aspect of the social behaviour of other animals as they are to humans. Each facial expression of your furry friend carries meaning, and it takes some understanding to figure it out with pin-point accuracy. Dogs, being the most common pets in human society, grab more attention than other […]

Introducing Knose Wellness Plans!

I have great news for pet owners struggling to budget for the best health care for their pets. As a result of suggestions brought to us by our clients, we are about to launch the option of regular monthly payments to take care of all of your pet’s preventative health care needs! I know, it […]

What to Expect Before, During, and After a Pet Dental Cleaning

A pet’s dental cleaning is very important so as to maintain hygiene and avoid any future dental issues. Many pets suffer from toothaches or mouth related issues after the age of 3. This can make them irritable and may impact other organs too. Regular cleanings at home are essential but professional examinations are just as […]

Dogs and Noise Phobia – How to Deal with Your Dog’s Fear

Noise phobia is very common among dogs and many other animals. Dog owners suffer a great loss because of this when their pets damage their property in fear. This fear of noise is severe among dogs and can be seen or noticed easily by their activities. Some dogs engage in escape activities when they experience […]

What is Myxomatosis and how do I keep my rabbit safe?

There has recently been an emergence of Myxomatosis affecting rabbits in the innerwest, if you are a rabbit owner you might want to read the following to ensure your furry friend stays safe and healthy. About Myxomatosis Myxomatosis was a virus introduced to Australia in the 50’s to control the feral rabbit population, unfortunately it […]