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Animaltalk Top Dog Awards – meet the agility winners! (Part 9)

A new addition to the prestigious Animaltalk Top Dog Awards this year was an agility category, sponsored by Bravecto South Africa. These super-quick canine achievers were recognised in three categories: small, medium and large. Winner: Large Kwik, a six-year-old Border ...

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Part 31 – Playing at Juliet’s house

Juliet, Ivy and I had an absolute ball at Juliet’s house. She has a big garden and a swimming pool! I was a bit wary and only stayed on the top step. But I cooled down enough and we had ...

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Part 30 – Walkies in Randburg

Our next puppy walk was a tour through Randburg. This meant we would get exposed to a whole bunch of stuff. We met up first to say our hellos. It was me, Ivy, Juliet and Jasper. And then we got ...

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Rabies alert in Gauteng – what you need to know

Following the recent confirmation of several cases of rabid animals in Lanseria and Muldersdrift, in Gauteng, the public are advised to remain vigilant against rabies. “Any animal that does not have a complete record of rabies vaccinations could be an ...

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Part 29 – Snowing at home

Toys, toys, toys! Tug toys, balls, and soft toys. What puppy doesn’t like soft toys? Emily LOVES them but can’t have many as Anja steals them and destroys them. But Mom thought I would like some. Of course I loved ...

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Why do cats sleep so much?

Cats are probably some of the laziest animals around. After all, they sleep all day, and expect their human slaves to bring them food day after day. Right? Wrong. Actually, the cat’s sleeping pattern makes perfect sense.   All in ...

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Animaltalk Top Dog Awards – meet the agility winners! (Part 7)

A new addition to the prestigious Animaltalk Top Dog Awards this year was an agility category, sponsored by Bravecto South Africa. These super-quick canine achievers were recognised in three categories: small, medium and large. Third place: Large Sassy, who took ...

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Funny man Chris Forrest and his cats

One of South Africa’s most popular comedians, Chris Forrest hardly needs an introduction. He stands out in stand-up comedy and you will also have seen him on the Pure Monate Show, various movies and adverts, and Celebrity MasterChef SA (which ...

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A dog to the rescue of rhinos at the Shamwari Game Reserve

With the annual increase of rhino poaching in South Africa and especially in the Eastern Cape Province, the need arose to complement the Shamwari Game Reserve Rhino Protection Unit with K9 tracking capacity. The Chipembere Rhino Foundation (CRF) has facilitated ...

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Part 28 – Brightwater Commons puppy walk

Our next big outing was to Brightwater Commons. There are lots to see! There is a little flea market so we headed there first. We walked through the aisles and looked at all the goods on sale. We tried hard ...

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Animaltalk Top Dog Awards – meet the agility winners! (Part 6)

  A new addition to the prestigious Animaltalk Top Dog Awards this year was an agility category, sponsored by Bravecto South Africa. These super-quick canine achievers were recognised in three categories: small, medium and large. Winner: Medium Lindsay King and ...

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