Protecting your Dog from the Cold

Protecting your Dog from the Cold

Winter is here in Australia, and your dog loves romping in the snow, or chasing falling leaves, but they also need to be protected from the cold, especially if their coats are thin or your dog is small. Here are some pointers to be mindful of before taking them outdoors for a walk and other activities that expose them to the elements. Every dog comes with different levels of tolerance to cold temperatures, so the best way to tell if your dog is too cold, is to observe their behavior. Generally…

3-Step Guide to Purina Petlife Grooming Products

3-Step Guide to Purina Petlife Grooming Products

Purina Petlife recognizes that grooming is an essential part of your pet’s well-being. Grooming your pet not only keeps them looking their best, it is also a great way for you to bond with your fur kid, while helping keep their skin, coat and paws healthy. A groomed pet has a reduced risk of eye, ear, skin, teeth and nail infections, this is why hygiene is important for their overall health and quality of life! When your pet smells good, is free from the discomfort of ticks and mites, they behave better,…

What you should know about FuzzYard Grooming Products

What you should know about FuzzYard Grooming Products

ABOUT FUZZYARD GROOMING FuzzYard Grooming is a collection of products designed to give your dog the best possible care, they hand-pick natural ingredients to be included them into their products. As a result, their range of products including Dog Shampoo, Dog Conditioner, Paw Balm, Aromatherapy Mists and Ear Cleansers are 100% Australian Made, pH balanced and sulphate free. FuzzYard Grooming products have been loved by owners and dogs for over 10 years and are available to purchased at OZDogBeds.com.au. FuzzYard Naturals So you want the best for your dog, well so do we! We…

Traveling Without Your Dog

Traveling Without Your Dog

Let’s face it, there comes a time when you and your family will be traveling to another vicinity, state, or country, and it is not always convenient to bring your dog along. Don’t feel guilty to leave him/her behind as long as you plan well who is going to take over the care of your dog. Plan in advanced to be safe. Now the question on your mind is, “Should I choose a facility, or pass this responsibility to a friend/family?”. Caretakers can be divided into 3 categories: Friend/ Family Pet…

Dog Grooming Schedule

Dog Grooming Schedule

It is no surprise that Australians LOVE their dogs! So when it comes to dog care, once a month, we bring our dogs to be cleaned from head to nails. But like us humans, they also need a little extra love in between those grooming sessions. Let’s break them down into the following: – Daily, Weekly, Monthly, Semi Annual, Annual Tasks.     Daily Tasks: Brush your dog everyday or few times a week, depending on the thickness of their fur coat. Brush your dog’s teeth everyday, if you do not have the…

The Right Leash And Collar For Your Dog

The Right Leash And Collar For Your Dog

Dog leashes are an integral part of life for modern-day dogs. They are training tools for your dogs when they are young, they act as a safety precaution for the people around you, and they also keep your dog close to you. Thus, choosing the right collar and type of leash for your dog is not just a matter of aesthetics, but also a matter of design and function. But how do we know what is what, and their functions? Let’s explore the difference between the following: Dog Leads Dog Halti…

Chocolate is Toxic for Furkids

Chocolate is Toxic for Furkids

It is a known fact that chocolate and your fur kids do not go well together, it is toxic and dangerous to them due to a stimulant that exist in cocoa called theobromine. Theobromine mainly attacks the heart, nervous system and also kidneys. The symptoms of chocolates poisoning varies from the amount of consumed and the type of chocolate taken. The most common signs of poisoning include: Vomiting Diarrhea Panting Racing heart rate Occasional seizures Rapid breathing.  It is crucial to bring your dog for a check up immediately at the vet when…

Pet Feeders / Fountains

Pet Feeders / Fountains

As pet owners, it is our responsibility to find the best product out there for our canine/feline. Although pet bowls are common and easy to get, there is a large variety of feeder and pet bowl out there. There are some points to consider when getting a dog bowl for your fur kid. Dog Buckets / Pail These are perfect to fill in a large amount of water . Dog buckets are mostly made of stainless steel material which makes them durable and convenient for all the busy owners out there. It comes with a variety…

Ways To Keep Your Dog Beds Clean.

Ways To Keep Your Dog Beds Clean.

It is very important to keep your dog bed clean just like our own bed . Your fur kid probably have been collecting everything such as dirt, drool, fur, flea eggs, food crumbs and more at their bed that they sleep in everyday. As we all know, our pets tend to step out to everywhere that could potentially bring in unwanted dirt and dust with their little paws and also insects that tend to stick on their hair or skin. Although bathing your pet will remove all the dirt and…

The Right Dog Toys For Your Pooch

The Right Dog Toys For Your Pooch

There are various types of dog toys out there for your fur kid and they have different functions, some keep them busy, some keep them accompanied, and others are designed to be interactive. It is important to keep your pets mentally and physically healthy and toys are the best solution. A pet that is bored and have excess energy might end up having behavioral problems. It is important for your fur kid to have interactive play time to increase the bond between the both of you. The first thing to take note of is…