What Should Your Do if Your Puppy Eats a Key?

If your puppy is a bit of a chewer and tends to chew on anything they can find, it can be all too easy for them to swallow a key when chewing on a key ring. Here are some tips on what to do if you think they have eaten a key.  Remove the key ring from reach If there is still a key ring close by, then it's important to grab it and get it out of reach to prevent the puppy from continuing to chew on it.

4 Types of Cat that are More at Risk of Gum Disease

Gum disease isn't a condition that many people associate with cats, but cats can certainly develop it. Any problems with the gums can be serious,and many cats can lose all their teeth as a result. Here are four types of cats that are most likely to be affected. 1. Cats with Misaligned or Crowded Teeth As with humans, cats who have misaligned or crowded teeth are more likely to experience dental problems.

Are Foxes a Pest or a Pet?

A cute, fluffy baby fox certainly has appeal as an unusual pet. And there are a number of fox rescue centres across Australia that actively advertise orphaned kits for adoption as family pets. But should you take on a fox as a pet? If you're thinking of adopting a baby fox, read on to find out more. Pests or pets? The first thing to understand is that the fox is not a native Australian species.

Understanding Glaucoma In Cats

Glaucoma is a chronic condition that occurs when the fluid in your cat's eyes doesn't drain away efficiently. A build-up of fluid increases the pressure in the eyes and can cause blindness by damaging their optic nerves. There's not always an identifiable reason for cats developing glaucoma, but it can be caused by inflammation, injury and eye disease. Here's what you need to know about glaucoma in cats: Symptoms Symptoms of glaucoma in cats can include:

4 Reasons You Have Cockroaches In Your Home

Cockroaches are a nuisance in any home. They contaminate food and eating places, putting you and your family's health at risk. They are also hard to spot as they only venture out when it's dark. On top of that, they are very stealthy, ducking away from sight and finding all manner of places to hide in upon discovery. Knowing what is attracting cockroaches into your home is your best bet of keeping them out.