Fly control and prevention

December 14th, 2017
All horse owners know that one some of the biggest pests in summer are flies! They’re not only annoying but can attack us and our horses with diseases that can be serious. We’ll take a look at everything you need to

Why does my dog drool?

December 12th, 2017
Dog salivate to keep them cool in warmer weather; however, some breeds tend to build up an excessive amount of drool that can become gross and land anywhere and everywhere! Although you can take steps such as wiping thei

Safety tips for floating your horse

December 7th, 2017
Whether it is taking your horse to an event or moving them from their paddock, floating your horse is a big part of many owners’ lives. This is why it is so important to have proper safety procedures in place for both

Fighting pet obesity

December 5th, 2017
Whether it’s lack of exercise or overfeeding, sometimes our pets seem to add a few extra kilos on around the stomach. Although a little bit of weight gain isn’t a huge problem, it can lead to pet obesity which itself

Heat stress in horses

December 1st, 2017
As summer comes around, the temperatures are set to reach extremes. The hot weather along with the humidity can have a dramatic effect on the health of your horse and their performance if not managed correctly. Due to ho

Why does my dog lick my face?

November 29th, 2017
If you own a dog, there’s a 100% chance that you have been continuously licked on the face as you try and wriggle away from your pup. It is a normal instinctive behaviour for all canines as they use it to communicate w

Mosquito prevention

November 23rd, 2017
Mosquito numbers flourish as we come out of the wet winter, meaning these annoying pests may be around for a bit longer than normal. Not only do they cause an irritating bite, mosquitoes are carriers of a number of disea

Stomach upsets

November 22nd, 2017
It’s inevitable that your pup will experience stomach upsets at some point in their life – although, do you know exactly what to do? There may be a number of reasons why your four-legged friend has tummy problems whi

Ross River Fever

November 16th, 2017
Mosquitoes are on the rise, with many of them carrying diseases that are harmful to both humans and horses. One of these illnesses is Ross River Fever (RRF) which is commonly spread through the warmer months in Australia

Keeping your pets cool during summer

November 8th, 2017
As the weather heats up, we have to pay special attention to our furry friends to make sure they are comfortable and cool at all times. We know how hard it is when the temperatures rise, making every day task that little