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Archive for December, 2007

Advantages of using a Dog Guard

Monday, December 31st, 2007

There’s nothing worse than trying to drive on a busy street when you need all your concentration and your dog is constantly trying to get on your knee!! Not only is it dangerous for you and other road users but your dog could get injured too. A dog guard can provide the answer – your […]

Why not treat your chinchilla to a new cage this year?

Monday, December 31st, 2007

Your chinchilla would be love to live in a cage measuring at least 24″D x 36″W x 24″H Ideally, chinchilla cages should made from 16 gauge galvanised weld mesh squares measuring 1 – 2cms on the floor, sides and top. As your Chinchilla will love to sit on a solid base, metal shelving inside the […]

Cat Scratch Posts

Monday, December 31st, 2007

Scratching is a natural part of your cat’s behaviour. It helps to keep her claws in trim which is why all cats do it. A Cat Post or a Cat Scratcher will encourage your cat to scratch but will save your carpets and furniture! You can even get them with added catnip which most cats […]

Using a dog cage to train your dog

Sunday, December 30th, 2007

Many new dog owners ask us if it is cruel to use dog cages to train a puppy. We believe that provided you use the cage properly then it isn’t. In the wild, dogs have a natural “denning” instinct and likewise, domestic dogs like to have a place to call their own or a “den”. […]

Cats love to play

Sunday, December 30th, 2007

Cats love to sleep but they also love to play and explore and this is how kittens learn new skills. Scratching is a natural part of a cats’ behaviour and helps to keep thier claws in trim. A good Cat Activity Centre will have scratching posts, hidey holes and lots of interesting things for your […]

Birds love to interact with their owners

Sunday, December 30th, 2007

Being extremely social creatures, birds need time out of their cage to interact with their family or “flock” each day. Bird Play Stands offer you a way to let your parrot to interact with you and your family for longer periods of time and help you to keep your pet bird socialized. Bird Play Stands […]

Did you know that parrots like 12 hours sleep?

Sunday, December 30th, 2007

Did you know that parrots like to sleep for 12 hours at night? Compare this to the fact that most people only need 6-8 hours per night. Most parrots need to sleep around 12 hours at night. Compare this to the fact that most people only need 6-8 hours sleep a night. Some people don’t […]

Rabbit Hutches

Friday, December 28th, 2007

This is a review on one of our rabbit hutches: Frank now has a wonderful new hutch! He is very young and was a stray so not being quite sure when he will stop growing, we bought him the larger of this 2 storey hutch. At first we don’t think he knew the two floors […]

Benefits of Cat Carriers

Friday, December 28th, 2007

The Benefits of Cat Carriers You know what it is like when you need to take “Kitty” to the vet – Kitty will get stressed. Kitty will probably struggle, scratch and screech at the thought of what might lie ahead and this could be because he doesn’t like the vet, doesn’t like the journey in […]

Which Chicken Coop Should I Choose?

Thursday, December 27th, 2007

Our extensive range of chicken coops and runs are all made to an excellent quality standard and provide housing for 2 – 20 chickens. When purchasing a chicken coop it is wise to make sure that it is waterproof, has good ventilation, suitable perches and nesting area and is easily cleaned. It is also a […]

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