ONCE A dog lover, always a dog lover. So when 83-year-old Sally Wicker read about the plight of abandoned greyhounds she knew she had to act.
A new feline blood bank has been launched at the University of Melbourne's U-Vet Animal Hospital in Werribee and cat donors are needed to provide life-saving blood for transfusions to sick and injured moggies.
The Australian Veterinary Association has issued new guidelines for people buying a furry friend on the internet.
THEY say good things come in small packages and that was certainly true when miniature horse Maverick paid a neigh-bourly visit to residents in at Uniting Mirinjani Aged Care home in Weston.
HE MAY be Tiny, but this toy pooch is bringing big smiles to aged care residents in Sydney's Westmead to residents at Bolton Clarke Cabrini.
LOOKING for a furry new friend? RSPCA shelters are dropping their adoption prices this weekend to help more pets find their fur-ever homes.
THEY may be part of the family, but the Food Safety Information Council has urged pet owners to make sure to practise good hygiene.
A DEADLY feline disease is now spreading between cats after hiding in nature for nearly 40 years. Multiple cases of feline parvovirus, also known as cat plague, or panleukopenia, have been reported in stray kittens in the greater Melbourne area this week.