responsible pet ownership

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.

Warm weather worries – protect pets from heatstroke

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RSPCA Australia

Warmer weather is on its way, so now is a good time to make sure you know the signs of heatstroke in your pets and how to avoid it in the first place.

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.

Spring cleaning? 6 pet dangers to throw out and avoid

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RSPCA Australia

So you’re finally about to go into battle and tackle the items around the house you’ve been avoiding since last spring?

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.

The health benefits of desexing your pets

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RSPCA Australia

July is National Desexing Month, so we thought it might be a good opportunity to remind you of the many health benefits of ensuring your pet cat and dog are desexed.