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The cutest costumes for your pet this Halloween
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The cutest costumes for your pet this Halloween

The spooookiest day of the year is nearly upon us! Here's how to get your pet involved in the Halloween fun.

Common mistakes dog owners make

3 minute read

If you ask most proud dog parents if they're treating their pooch right, the response would be a resounding yes, but what if all the things we do out of love aren't always the best of ideas?

5 ways to care for your ageing pet

3 minute read

While we might not want to think about our pet getting on in years, our fur babies will inevitably get older.

Pet-o-scopes: What does your pet's star sign mean?

3 minute read

While they may not be able to communicate using words, understanding astrology can shed light on your furbaby’s personality.

How to introduce a new pet to your home

4 minute read

The thought of welcoming a new pet into the house is always extremely exciting, but sometimes it isn’t always as straightforward as you’d expect.

DIY ways to cattify your home

5 minute read

Easy DIY ways to make your home cat-friendly (without living in a sea of discarded toy mice).

A round of appaws: Pet owners healthier than those without animals

2 minute read

Pet owners have likely experienced the psychological benefits of snuggling up with their furry friends, but pet ownership might also be relieving the strain on Australia's public health system.

5 things you need to know before getting a pet

4 minute read

Pet ownership is a big responsibility that can surprise even the most experienced owners. Be prepared as you possibly can with our handy guide.

Pawternity leave offers paid leave to pet parents

2 minute read

With a small number of companies beginning to introduce pawternity leave, could paid leave to take care of your pet be the way of the future?

Cat communication: Here's how to tell if your cat is healthy and happy

4 minute read

A cat's meow could mean a thousand things. We spoke to animal behaviourist Dr Jo Righetti about how to know if your feline friend is in tiptop shape.

See Stunning Images from the Wildlife Photographer of the Year Awards

3 minute read

The breathtaking images from the prestigious Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition have been revealed.