Dog talk

Dogs have their day thanks to Jacaranda FM

Popular Jacaranda FM DJ, Kriya Gangiah, has decided to celebrate her birthday a little differently this year by hosting a family fun day at Harlequins Rugby Club in Groenkloof, Pretoria on Sunday the 8th of March 2015. Her birthday celebrations ...

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Case update on Husky beaten to death

Press release from NSPCA The National Council of SPCAs reports with disappointment that the case relating to the beating to death of Max, the husky, has been withdrawn after the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) mediated the matter. This was communicated ...

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Zimbabwe dog breeding brings in business

With their economy going to the dogs, some Zimbabweans are turning to man’s best friend as a way to ease their hard times. Animal welfare advocates say the boom in dog breeding – much of it illegal – is leading to ...

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Your dog can be great too – Part 2

In this article we take you through the first important steps of puppy ownership. Preparing for puppy Bringing home a puppy is like bringing home a baby. There are a number of things you can get ready before you pick ...

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Digging – Part 1

Why do dogs dig? Confinement stress and lack of mental and physical stimulation Dogs who are confined to a yard, rarely taken off the premises, and provided with little or inadequate mental stimulation, are far more likely to dig and ...

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#ThursdayHealthTip

Always read the instructions on the packaging before treating your pet with a tick and flea control product. #ThursdayHealthTip

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Heroes carry 40kg dog down mountain

These wonderful heroes carried a 40kg dog down a mountain to safety. #AnimaltalkNews January 13 2015 at 07:36am By Staff Writer Cape Town – Bella, a golden retriever from Newlands, often goes up Table Mountain with her mate Blue and her ...

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#AnimaltalkTeaser

For at-your-finger-tip facts about the Staffordshire Bull Terrier, see the January issue of Animaltalk magazine.

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Throwing a Birthday Party for Your Dog

Know how to throw a Birthday Party for Your Dog. #AnimaltalkMagSA Let’s face it, our dogs aren’t just pets, they’re family. So, why not celebrate their birthdays just like we do for our kids – with a party! From choosing a ...

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UPDATE Dog beaten to death

The NSPCA UPDATE on the dog that was beaten to death. #AnimaltalkNews The National Council of SPCAs confirms that the Lowveld SPCA is working closely with the White River SAPS to ensure that justice is served for a Husky dog, ...

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Canine sports at a glance

Here is a brief overview of some canine sport disciplines you can do in South Africa: Agility – Contact and non-contact agility fall in this category. Contact agility is a fun sport with obstacles including jumps, weave poles, tunnels and contact ...

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Perfecting your Park Etiquette

Is your pooch a well-mannered park-goer or are you that dreaded owner the other dog walkers avoid? Make sure that you stick to the unwritten rules of public parks by teaching your best friend how to behave around other dogs, ...

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