Ethical Christmas Gifts for Pets: Your Guide

ethical Christmas gifts for pets come in all shapes and forms

Pets are family, so we think they deserve a little gift under the Christmas tree too! These days, ethical considerations are high priority for a lot of consumers – and that doesn’t just extend to things like travel destinations and beauty products. We’ve created a guide to ethical Christmas gifts for pets so you can … Read more

Ready to adopt a cat, you think? Read this first

adopt a cat tips can make life easier for kids

Clever, cheeky, subtle or shy, cats are no doubt a popular pet in New Zealand. In fact, our latest pet parents survey shows they’re the most popular – with 69% of all Kiwis having a feline family member. Want to join the crew? If you’ll potentially adopt a cat soon then make sure you read … Read more

Best Pets for Apartments – Plenty of Choice

a cat is one of the best pets for apartments

There’s nothing like the joy of owning a pet. If you don’t have a lot of space, you needn’t miss out. From cute and cuddly to active or lazy, here’s our guide to the best pets for apartments. And if we haven’t nailed it for you in this article why not head over to part … Read more

Bringing Home an Adopted Dog: What You Need

bringing home an adopted dog can bring many family benefits

So, you’ve decided on bringing home an adopted dog. Pet parenting, here you come! Hopefully, you’ve already thought about key costs and the positives as well as the potential negatives. (If you haven’t, read part one in this series, our Dog adoption checklist for new pup parents). Now let’s look at what you need to … Read more

DIY Dog Walking Kit – Preparation is Key

Use the DIY Dog Walking Kit for puppy training

So, you’re going walkies or runsies? Read on – you need this dog walking kit to keep the ‘mis’ out of misadventure! Pooches must poop, they get dirty, and it could rain. While you can’t take the kennel and all the toys along, you do want to be prepared for the adventures ahead. For that, you … Read more

A Guide to Dog Leashes and Leads

Leashes and leads

Being able to contain your dog’s excitement and keep them (relatively!) in line outside the home is a must for responsible pet owners. As is pet insurance, of course. Leash or lead, call it what you will, the plethora of dog restraining aids can be confusing for pet parents to choose from. Here’s the definitive … Read more