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Latest news for Aussie pet owners.

Barking dog_NSW noise guidelines
Complaints about barking dogs and crowing roosters are among the updates being proposed to NSW noise guidelines. On 2 August 2021, the NSW Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) unveiled updates …
In research published in the journal Science, researchers observing sulphur-crested cockatoos have proven that they teach each other new skills. In this instance, it is opening garbage bin lids to sca…
Dog poo pick up
  A US study suggests that what you feed your pup could slash the amount of dog poo you have to pick up by a whopping two thirds!   Researchers at the University of Illinois looked at how…
New data has revealed the most common and unusual things vets have had to remove from a dog’s digestive tract. Can you guess what everyday household items made the list? Pretty much every dog owner k…
Which breed of dog is the most popular in Australia right now? And how do crosses compare with pure breeds? All is revealed in 2020’s list of the 20 most popular breeds and cross-breeds. Compiled b…
Pet owners and dog walkers are being urged to take care when buying hand sanitiser. It comes after one major brand was allegedly found to have such low levels of alcohol that it was essentially useles…
New figures show that there are more pets seeing vets since Australians first went into COVID-19 lockdown in March 2020. But why is this happening? Are we doing things that are making our pets sick mo…
Lonely Aussies looking for companionship amid coronavirus social distancing restrictions are sadly being targeted by puppy scams. These scams typically advertise puppies for sale that don't really …
Bars March at The Erskineville Hotel
This month marks the annual Bars March fundraiser for animal charities, and there are more pubs than ever now participating as the charity event celebrates its 10th anniversary! Bars March was esta…

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