How old is your dog?
Dogs are unique furry companions and sure-fire way to fill your life with belly laughs and lots of love. But there’s a lot more involved in responsible pet ownership than just booping that sweet little snout . The good news is, you’ve come to the right place to prepare.
Before you commit, take the time to do your research – your future fur-pal will thank you. Examine your current lifestyle and living situation. Can you afford to care for a pup over the course of its lifetime? What type of dog would suit your lifestyle? Will you have to make any concessions? How do you prepare? And where will you get your new four-legged friend from?
Browse our content library below to learn the answers to all of the above and more expert advice on finding your pawfect new mate.
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Puppy Adult Weights
Find out how big your precious puppy is likely to be when they grow up into an adult.
Fostering a Dog - Is It for You?
Some tips to help you decide if getting a foster dog is right for you and your family.
Puppy Sleep Training
As well as toilet training, and basic commands like sit and stay, your puppy also needs sleep training.
Pet Insurance for my Dogs
Dog lover Jodie gives her experiences with the pros and cons of insurance for her dog.
VitaPet Vet - Pet Safety around Christmas Foods
Dr Lauren Bleaken, discusses what we can treat our cats and dogs with this Christmas. And more importantly, what are some absolute no-nos.
VitaPet Vet – Common Puppy Questions
Dr. Lauren Bleaken answers some common dog behaviour questions.
VitaPet Vet - Holidays with Pets
Tips on what to consider before dropping our pets at the kennels, leaving them with a house sitter or taking them with us.
VitaPet Vet - Tips for a New Puppy
Top tips if you’ve just got a new pup or are thinking of getting one.