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The Scoop On Poop: Why Their Poop Is Important

The Scoop On Poop: Why Their Poop Is Important

Posted by PetDirect on 3rd Oct 2023

The Connection Between Poop and Their Health Let's Talk Gut Health Alright, let's get down to the nitty-gritty—your pet's gut health! It might not be the most glamorous topic, but it's a… read more

Foods Your Dog Can And Can't Have

Foods Your Dog Can And Can't Have

Posted by PetDirect on 31st Aug 2023

As a devoted pet parent, you’ll understand the importance of providing your furry friend nutritious and safe treats. Ideally your pet’s diet consists of a balanced and good quality pet food, but… read more

Trust the Science

Trust the Science

Posted by PetDirect on 23rd Jul 2023

What does “Science Based Pet Food” mean? What you feed your pet matters, but it can be overwhelming to know where to start when it comes to picking a food for… read more

The Benefits of Feeding Frozen

The Benefits of Feeding Frozen

Posted by PetDirect on 19th Jul 2023

Feeding your beloved pet a nutritious and balanced diet is essential for their overall health and well-being. In recent years, frozen food has emerged as a popular choice among pet owners who… read more

How to Care for Your Pet's Joints in Winter

How to Care for Your Pet's Joints in Winter

Posted by PetDirect on 5th Jul 2023

As the winter months approach, we humans naturally gear up with our warm woolly sweaters, heated homes and nourishing food. But have you considered how the plummeting temperatures may affect your furry… read more

Keep your pets safe from holiday hazards

Keep your pets safe from holiday hazards

Posted by PetDirect on 17th Nov 2022

The holiday season is supposed to be merry and bright, however, those glittering lights, trimmed trees and tempting treats can make this time of the year dangerous for our furry friends. To… read more

What is a Domestic Shorthair cat?

What is a Domestic Shorthair cat?

Posted by PetDirect on 16th Nov 2022

Choosing your perfect cat companion is a big decision, as you’ll be sharing your home and heart with them for many years to come. Rather than committing to one breed, you could… read more

All about cat fur: types and patterns

All about cat fur: types and patterns

Posted by PetDirect on 16th Nov 2022

That distinctive slinky shape. Those big eyes. Those twitching, flicking ears. There are so many reasons why cats are truly beautiful animals - and their coat and fur plays a big role… read more

Perfect pets for apartment living

Perfect pets for apartment living

Posted by PetDirect on 2nd Nov 2022

Hilarious hi-jinks and bed fails. Constant companionship and loyalty. Excuses to enjoy some playtime. Fluffy cuddles. No wonder so many of us love the idea of sharing our home with a pet!… read more

How to choose the right cat litter box or tray

How to choose the right cat litter box or tray

Posted by PetDirect on 2nd Nov 2022

A cat litter box or tray isn’t the most fun purchase on your cat shopping list, especially when there are cute collars, engaging toys, snuggly beds and delicious treats to choose from.… read more

Why buy an automatic cat litter box

Why buy an automatic cat litter box

Posted by PetDirect on 2nd Nov 2022

The joys of kitty parenthood are real - the purrs, the face rubbing, the belly scratches, the playing, the cuddles, the kneading. What’s also real though is the post-toilet clean up. Cleaning… read more

Pet safety during fireworks

Pet safety during fireworks

Posted by PetDirect on 4th Oct 2022

A night full of bright lights, loud bangs, and surrounded by friends and family. It can be an exciting night for us humans, but not so much for our furry family members.… read more

How to choose the right dog harness

How to choose the right dog harness

Posted by PetDirect on 1st Oct 2022

Comfy and cosy bed? Check. Regular flea and worm treatments? Check. Quality dog food to fuel your pup’s activities? Check. Lead and collar? Check. But hang about - what about a harness?… read more

Puppy Separation Anxiety

Puppy Separation Anxiety

Posted by PetDirect on 1st Oct 2022

Once you’ve adjusted to the disrupted sleep, the first few weeks of puppy parenthood are blissful (those eyes! That fur! Those puppy cuddles!), especially if you’ve been working from home or with… read more

All About Puppy Shedding

All About Puppy Shedding

Posted by PetDirect on 1st Oct 2022

In all the excitement of getting ready to meet your new furry family member, the realities of kitten parenthood can be easily forgotten. That is, until you find their hairs all over… read more

Can cats drink milk?

Can cats drink milk?

Posted by PetDirect on 1st Oct 2022

Whether it’s on the screen or in artwork, it’s common to see cats being shown lapping at a deliciously creamy bowl of milk. But is milk actually good for cats and can… read more

All About Kitten Shedding

All About Kitten Shedding

Posted by PetDirect on 1st Oct 2022

In all the excitement of getting ready to meet your new furry family member, the realities of kitten parenthood can be easily forgotten. That is, until you find their hairs all over… read more

Anxiety in Dogs

Anxiety in Dogs

Posted by PetDirect on 1st Oct 2022

You exercise your dog every day, rain or shine. You ensure there are plenty of daily play sessions and food they love, and you’re generous with their favourite treats. In short, you’re… read more

Anxiety in Cats

Anxiety in Cats

Posted by PetDirect on 1st Oct 2022

Your cat might not be fretting about what’s going on in the world or increasing weekly food bills, but that doesn’t mean they can’t experience anxiety or stress. Sure, it’s pretty normal… read more

Seasonal dog and cat allergies

Seasonal dog and cat allergies

Posted by PetDirect on 21st Sep 2022

The constant sneezing, the itchy eyes, and the sore throat - ah yes, it must be allergy season! Although human allergy sufferers can be easy to spot, dogs and cats suffering from… read more

How to ease puppy biting

How to ease puppy biting

Posted by PetDirect on 18th Sep 2022

How to ease puppy biting Is it normal for a puppy to bite? Puppies bite and nip as they grow and develop, however, it’s important to train them early during… read more

Kitten Eye Problems

Kitten Eye Problems

Posted by PetDirect on 17th Sep 2022

Kittens and cats rock big, beautiful and bright eyes, all the better for demanding pets and treats with. Although cats rely more on their other senses, including hearing and smell, it’s still… read more

Puppy Eye Problems

Puppy Eye Problems

Posted by PetDirect on 14th Sep 2022

When a puppy opens their eyes, it’s a real milestone in their development - a sign they’re no longer a helpless tiny pup but on their way to maturity. To ensure they… read more

Bottle feeding kittens

Bottle feeding kittens

Posted by PetDirect on 3rd Sep 2022

Before they become the zooming, jumping, toy-swatting characters they are, kittens are tiny and a little helpless, especially because their eyes are closed until they’re 10 to 12 days old. If you… read more

Getting your pet ready for spring

Getting your pet ready for spring

Posted by PetDirect on 31st Aug 2022

Spring is here! And for our four legged friends this means lots of walks, playing and exploring is just waiting to be had. Even cats enjoy more outside time during spring due… read more

How to move homes with pets

How to move homes with pets

Posted by PetDirect on 29th Aug 2022

Moving home is a big life change, even for us humans. There’s plenty to organise and lots to do, and it’s normally a noisy, chaotic and pretty stressful time. It’s equally stressful… read more