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How to help a cat with bloat

How to help a cat with bloat

25th November, 2021

Many of us are familiar with the uncomfortable sensation of bloating – when too much fluid or gas makes us feel swollen. Bloating can render you sluggish: it can even be quite painful....

How to give an older cat medication

How to give an older cat medication

19th November, 2021

One of the more challenging moments you're likely to come across as a cat owner will be Pill Time: those instances when you have to try to get some medication into your beloved pet....

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US researchers report rare case of Covid transmission to pets

18th November, 2021

Researchers in the US have confirmed a case of Covid-19 transmission to a pet cat and dog. The unvaccinated man in Arizona and his cat and dog were all infected with an identical, but rare, strain of coronavirus, according to the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen)....

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Owners share their food, bed and even bath with their pets

17th November, 2021

Pets really are part of the family — and new research reveals just how close we are to our furry friends......

Top tips for walking older dogs

Top tips for walking older dogs

16th November, 2021

As your dog begins to grow a little greyer around the muzzle, they’ll need lots of loving care. But as well as plenty of extra cuddles, you might need to tweak a few other things to keep up with these life changes. And that includes looking at their daily exercise routine....

Why do old cats get skinny?

Why do old cats get skinny?

12th November, 2021

Have you noticed your old cat losing weight? Do they seem to be getting worryingly thin? Whether they seem to have lost all interest in food or are eating more than ever, as cats age many can become decidedly bony. If you’re wondering why, then you’ve come to the right place!...

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Petwise joins MoneySuperMarket panel

11th November, 2021

Petwise Insurance, Britain’s only provider to solely cover senior pets, has joined MoneySuperMarket’s panel of providers....

What is vestibular disease in old dogs?

What is vestibular disease in old dogs?

8th November, 2021

If your older dog suddenly starts to lose their balance, and seems distressed and bewildered, this can be an upsetting experience for both of you. However, in many cases this temporary confusion and loss of balance is due to a condition known as vestibular disease....

What is cruciate ligament damage in older dogs?

What is cruciate ligament damage in older dogs?

4th November, 2021

If you’ve been unfortunate enough to rupture your cruciate ligament in your knee, you’ll know just how painful it is. For those who have managed to keep their cruciate intact, let’s just say you’ll want to keep it that way. Most pet owners probably don’t know that their dog can rupture their cruciate, too. Just like us, there’s no obvious reason as to why it happens in dogs....