Dog talk

Is it safe to give my dog human medication?

Human drugs are frequently used in veterinary medicine to treat a number of animal diseases. Your veterinarian has knowledge relating to these pharmaceutical agents and knows when they are required. Unfortunately, pets at home can often consume human medication and this can be fatal. Only use ...

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In the jungle dancing with dogs

Lovely clip sharing this ‘In the jungle’ dancing with dogs by Lee & Freckles. Dancing with Dogs Durban is located in Pinetown, KZN. What is Dog Dancing? There are two categories with in dog dancing, Musical Freestyle and Heel Work ...

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Part 12 – My Sponsors!

So Mom got a phone call the other day – GDA phoned to say that a company has chosen to sponsor me!!! Dennis Jankelow & Associates (Pty) Limited, aka DJA, is a company that specialises in aviation insurance. As part ...

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Dog Walking Tips

Roxy Blows discussed various Dog Walking Tips on her Animal Show on MixFM 14 October 2015 #AnimaltalkListenstoRoxyBlows Listen to the live clip by clicking below: Click here to read more. For more information on Roxy’s Animal Show, please see below: ...

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Manipulating mutts

The many ways in which dogs are able to manipulate us, even though they do so in the nicest and most amusing manner, reveal how intensely they study us and work out how best to sculpt us into pliable, obliging ...

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Breed profile: The Great Dane

A docile and sociable dog, the Great Dane is famed for his gentle nature and giant stature. Though to strangers they may look imposing, to families they are lovable and very rarely aggressive, making them great guard dogs. They take ...

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Part 11 – My 3rd GDA pup class

So I attended my third puppy class at GDA (Guide-Dogs Association) with all my brothers and my sister. I must admit puppy classes are my favourite thing ever! We always learn something new. Here Ané is showing our moms how ...

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Dog walking tips

Now that it’s spring, you and your dog will certainly be in the mood for walking. Most dogs love it. Mention the word ‘walkies’ or reach for the lead, and watch your dog’s reaction. If he’s anything like mine, he’ll ...

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What may be wrong if my dog is throwing up?

Vomiting may have numerous causes. In broad terms it may be caused by a problem in the stomach or intestines, or a problem outside of the intestinal tract. Intestinal problems that cause vomiting include gastritis (secondary to indiscriminate eating or ...

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Breed profile: The Boxer

The Boxer is a fun-loving, exuberant, affectionate, vigilant and loyal family dog, especially patient and accommodating with small children. The Boxer is part of the Molosser dog group, developed in Germany in the late 19th century from the now extinct ...

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MaxMovie Animaltalk EXCLUSIVE National Premiere

The recent campaign run by Animaltalk magazine, Warner Bros. Pictures and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures raised funds nation-wide for local animal organisations/ shelters. Attendance JHB – 106 | KZN – 86 | CT – 93 The national premier screening on the movie Max was in aid ...

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It’s time for spring cleaning

A change in the season brings a new set of challenges for the pet owner. We look at ways to cope with spring shedding, allergies, parasites and how to keep pets safe outdoors Take a few hours and do a ...

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