dogs

Fireworks aren’t always fun for our pets

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RSPCA Australia

Fireworks are an inevitable part of Australia Day and New Year’s Eve celebrations and, while they are lots of fun for most people, a lot of animals are terrified of the noise.

Hot tips for sssnakes in ssspring

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RSPCA Australia

Spring time is prime snake spotting season as males seek out females to mate with.

4 ways to avoid obesity in your dog

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RSPCA Australia

Obesity is a common problem among Australian pets and is generally caused by feeding your pet more than he or she requires.

Animal Welfare Wrap-up: Volume #13

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RSPCA Australia

Welcome once again to our ‘Week in Animal Welfare’ roundup. Get comfortable in front of your keyboard and click through to read the latest news in animal welfare.

Here's how to care for your puppy

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Amanda Diaz

With their oversized paws, waggy tails and little pink tummies, there’s no denying that these little creatures are just plain adorable.

How to stop your dog from jumping the fence

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Amanda Diaz

RSPCA Australia’s most popular Facebook post of all time is not about fighting animal cruelty, an adoption success story or even a funny cat meme. It’s about stopping your dog from jumping over your fence.  

Why hot weather is especially dangerous for Pugs and Bulldogs

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Amanda Diaz

You’ve probably already noticed, but just in case, we’ll say it here: it’s really hot outside.

Keeping your dog calm this New Year’s Eve

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Amanda Diaz

The end of 2016 is nigh and most of the world will be celebrating with fireworks. But while these colourful displays might be pleasing to the eye, the loud noises can be very frightening for pets.