Pet owners used to have few options if one of their animals went missing. They could search the local neighbourhood, pin notices to trees and knock on doors. Far too many treasured pets disappeared never to be seen again.
Rabbits are incredibly cute, but like the majority of pets, their care requires a great deal of work. It is easy to get carried away when you see a fluffy bunny but you should think long and hard before taking on the challenge of a new pet.
If you are moving overseas, you may have to transport your pet by air to your destination. Moving home is stressful enough without having to worry about your furry or feathered friend. But would you be worrying for nothing or could your pet run into trouble when flying in the cargo hold of an aeroplane?
Insurance companies are up there with estate agents in the popularity stakes! If you are already forking out for policies on your car and your home, you may not be feeling inclined to contribute any more to the coffers of the insurance companies. Particularly if you have struggled to get them to pay out on a claim in the past. However, insurance could prove crucial if your pet has an accident or falls ill. Without decent cover, you may not be able to afford the treatment that your animal needs.
It is always wonderful to take your pooch for a stroll on the beach. But dogs have a tendency to eat anything! British beaches are being littered with toxic fatbergs which have crossed the Atlantic from the Caribbean. The unsightly blobs of fat smell appealing to pooches but it is vital that dogs are not allowed to eat them as they are canine killers.