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.
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.
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.
Pet owners can look forward to a spring bonus this September, with up to 25% extra free food in selected bags of Hill’sScience Plan - precisely prepared, clinically proven nutrition for a long and healthy life.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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".
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.