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Pets play an important role in mental health support 

Posted on Sep 10, 2020 by A4W Contributor

Pets are recognised the world over as companions to help people with mental illness cope...

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Caring for your sensitive pet – SAVE up to R250 on any Hill’s Science Plan Special Care product

Posted on Sep 3, 2020 by ADVERTORIAL

Just like people, our pets can be sensitive to certain environmental factors such as seasonal changes…

Ina loses a leg but gains a life: a rescue story that highlights the plight of dog rescue centres

Posted on Aug 31, 2020 by A4W Contributor

The staff Dogtown has become used to, but not immune to, the horrors that humans are able to ...

The cutest pics you’ll see today: Crocworld Conservation Centre rescues vulnerable owlets

Posted on Aug 31, 2020 by A4W Contributor

A sweet story of rescue and re-homing...

How to make winter easier for your pets

Posted on Jul 19, 2020 by A4W Contributor

Winter might bring many positives - like Netflix marathons in bed and an excuse to have just one ...

Keeping your pet’s hair loss under control: solutions for desperate owners

Posted on Jun 19, 2020 by PRESS

For pet parents the unconditional love and bond between them and their pet is worth every white hair ...

Vet goes viral after posting pics with his adorable patients

Posted on Jun 10, 2020 by A4W News

Andre believes that veterinary consultations don’t need to be a traumatic experience for the animals. He tries to ...

Make Sunday lunch a family affair for your dogs too – with Field+Forest’s new signature wet food range

Posted on Jun 4, 2020 by Sasha Wyatt-Minter

If you want to spoil your beloved doggies (and include them in the Sunday lunch this weekend), then ...

Today is Hug Your Cat Day: which of these 9 cat personalities can you spot in YOUR cat?

Posted on Jun 4, 2020 by PRESS

4 June is National Hug Your Cat Day (yes, that's actually a thing!) and we've explored 9 personas ...

WATCH: Quarantined couple build ‘cat chute’ so their pets can play outside

Posted on May 18, 2020 by Watch This

A quarantined couple have made a DIY chute leading from their house to a tent in their front ...

Study confirms that cats can become infected with COVID-19

Posted on May 15, 2020 by A4W Contributor

New research has confirmed that cats can become infected with COVID-19. Here’s what you need to know...

Watch: “Paddle boarding cats” take Instagram by storm

Posted on May 15, 2020 by Watch This

These Bengal cats have taken Instagram by storm with their surfing antics. Contrary to the popular belief that ...

COVID-19: Could your cat catch the coronavirus?

Posted on May 6, 2020 by A4W Contributor

New research has found out why the virus that causes COVID-19 is so transmissible between people and it ...

Win 1 of 7 Hill’s Pet Nutrition hampers worth R1000 each

Posted on Apr 16, 2020 by Shelley Armstrong

Who cheers you up when you’re feeling down?...

These celebs are fostering furry friends during COVID-19 – here’s why you should too!

Posted on Mar 23, 2020 by BANG Showbiz

Camila Mendes has adopted a dog to be her "quarantine companion" and urged others to do the same...

Pets CANNOT give you Covid-19

Posted on Mar 18, 2020 by The Citizen

Although dogs and cats can contract coronaviruses, these are not the same viruses associated with this particular outbreak.

Love the dog, but not the stink? Try this

Posted on Mar 4, 2020 by Tevaites Fearnley

Our pets are beloved family members - but if they’re not hopping in the shower for a daily ...

PICS: Superheroes, rock stars, “good boys” and “good girls” rule at Westminster

Posted on Feb 11, 2020 by ANA Newswire

Thor, Bono and plenty more good boys and girls were set for group judging Monday night after fetching ...

Dogs reduce owners’ risk of developing schizophrenia

Dogs reduce owners’ risk of developing schizophrenia

Posted on Jan 7, 2020 by A4W Contributor

Known as man’s best friend, research has found that having a pet dog as a child reduces your ...

Win a Hill’s Pet Nutrition Hamper worth over R1000

Posted on Dec 24, 2019 by Shelley Armstrong

The silly season is upon us. Think New Year’s fireworks displays, house parties and hyped-up children around the ...

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