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last updated 01/09/2017
Let your little dog’s dreams run wild this spring, with a trendy leaf-print #HillsDreamMaker pillow, available from participating veterinary outlets from 1 September when you buy two bags of selected Hill’s dog food.
last updated 16/09/2016
If you have a cat, you've seen the effort she takes to keep her fur clean. Because of this well-groomed exterior, however, it may take some time before you identify skin conditions that can be bothering her.
last updated 15/09/2016
Ready to move on from bowls on the floor to a one-of-a-kind pet feeding area? These DIY dog feeding station ideas will help you find materials that match your home's decor and teach you how to create an area that's as unique as your dog.
last updated 07/09/2015
Reader’s Digest conducted their Most Trusted Brands Survey for 2015 in South Africa. This is a survey – run in many other countries around the world – which aims to find which brands consumers trust the most across a range of categories.
last updated 02/09/2015
Pet owners can look forward to a spring bonus this September, with up to 25% extra free food in selected bags of Hill’s Science Plan - precisely prepared, clinically proven nutrition for a long and healthy life.
last updated 01/09/2014
Reader’s Digest conducted their Most Trusted Brands Survey for 2014 in South Africa. This is a survey – run in many other countries around the world – which aims to find which brands consumers trust the most across a range of categories.
last updated 03/09/2013
In 2013, Reader’s Digest conducted their Most Trusted Brands Survey for the first time in South Africa. This is a survey – run in many other countries around the world – which aims to find which brands consumers trust the most across a range of categories.
last updated 20/02/2013
The Hill's Pet Slimmer Programme launched 15 years ago to address the ever-increasing epidemic of pet obesity in South Africa and provide pet owners with the support and tools they need to help their portly pets lose weight and restore their zest for life.
last updated 11/09/2009 14:46:00
Owning a cat as a pet has many benefits. They are neat and are very self-reliant. While the cat will be able to be independent in some ways, it is important that you take care of the cat’s diet.
last updated 11/09/2009 14:28:00
Cats make awesome pets, especially because they are by their very nature very clean creatures who don’t require constant attention.
last updated 11/09/2009 14:18:00
As a dog owner, you will know how worrying it can be to see your pet unwell. Your dog cannot tell you what is wrong with him or her and so, you do not always know how to fix the problem.
last updated 11/09/2009 12:14:00
When you first get a pet, whether it’s a dog or a cat, there are a lot of things to consider. Your new pet is so cute and cuddly and playful.
last updated 11/09/2009 12:07:00
A shiny coat and the right amount of energy is one sign of excellent nutrition. Your dog is what he eats and good dog nutrition can help to determine whether he will be a healthy pet or not.
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Many people find that buying or adopting a puppy as a pet is very rewarding. They are cuddly, cute and always give affection. They serve a great purpose as a companion and quickly become part of the family.
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Besides being adorable, there are many other benefits to owning a kitten as a pet. Cats are generally very neat and tidy pets. They take pride in cleanliness and can be quite independent when they grow up, meaning they need less of your dedicated time than dogs for example.
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Puppies are cute and adorable and make fabulous pets. Looking after a puppy is no joke though, puppies take a lot of time and effort and of course, they grow up fast, which is why, when buying or adopting a puppy, you have to be absolutely sure about it.
last updated 10/09/2009 09:36:00
From the moment you first get a kitten it is important you look after it to promote good health. Cat health is something that one should take very seriously and if you begin with a kitten’s nutrition, you can set a good cat health foundation for life.
last updated 03/09/2009 11:24:00
Many experienced cat owners will know that cats need specific and specialised nutrition in order to live full and healthy lives.
last updated 03/09/2009 11:11:00
A large percentage of the human population have a lifelong battle to keep the pounds off. We are all aware of nutrition and what impact it has on our bodies, yet we as humans often make the wrong choices.
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Sometimes people put off taking their dog to see a vet because they don't want any unnecessary expense, which is understandable.
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Dogs are often rather energetic creatures and exercise is the perfect way for them to burn off all that excess energy. As a matter of fact, exercise is a vital part of dog health.
last updated 03/09/2009 10:47:00
When Betsy, a rescue cat from Lancashire, suffered from stiff joints her vet recommended her Hill's Prescription Diet Feline j/d. Betsy's owner Miranda is really pleased with her progress on j/d: "Despite being stiff in the morning, she's more active and playful again. She also jumps more than trying to find an easy route".
last updated 03/09/2009 10:47:00
All cat owners are going to try to introduce new foods to their kitties at some point or another, whether these new foods are table scraps or specially made cat diets.
last updated 03/09/2009 10:24:00
When you own a pet you will want to make sure that you get all the health and nutrition facts straight in order to raise and share your life with a healthy and happy furry companion.
last updated 03/09/2009 10:09:00
To understand why cats are carnivores, we need to look at the physiology of cats and why a human diet is not sufficient for cats and they must be fed specialist cat diets instead.
last updated 03/09/2009 09:46:00
Human babies need specific foods to help them grow strong and kittens need special kitten food to help them grow and develop normally.
last updated 02/09/2009 16:55:00
Getting a pet is an exciting time in anyone’s life and most people pick out a young animal to bring home so that they can share a long lifetime together. This is all well and good, but you really do need to do some homework before you bring that new puppy home.
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