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INFO: Training your new pet

Taking the time to train your dog is an important part of being a better pet owner. Not only does training have a number of benefits for your dog, it actually strengthens their bond with you too! Training your puppy or dog gives you the opportunity to get to know and understand your new family...

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INFO: Adopting a new pet

Adopting a dog, cat, puppy or kitten from a shelter, like The Lost Dogs' Home, gives an animal in need a much needed second chance at life. The decision to adopt requires careful consideration. By adopting, you are making the commitment to care for that animal for the rest of their life. That...

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INFO: Getting your pet ready for NYE fireworks

For many of us New Year’s Eve fireworks are a magical event. What better way to bring in a new year than to see the sky light up in a technicolour display? However, while we revel in the firework theatrics, for our cats and dogs, firework displays can be a source of stress and anxiety. While...

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PAL PREVIEW: Keep your pet cool this summer

Summer is well and truly here; and with a run of hot weather predicted for Victoria and South Australia this weekend, pet owners need to remember to look out for their pets. Our pets are unable to regulate their body temperatures if left outside for extended periods of time. This can lead to heat...

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PAL PREVIEW: Active dogs

Just like us, our dogs need exercise to burn calories, stimulate their minds and stay healthy. One of the best ways to keep your dog active is to take them on a regular walk. Ahead of our third Human Walking Program tomorrow at Flagstaff Gardens, we want to give you some tips on what you can do to...

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