Can dogs and cats eat peppermint?

Can dogs and cats eat peppermint?

You might love peppermint because of its refreshing taste, but did you know that this herb offers wonderful health benefits for your furkids too? Read on and discover how your pets can enjoy this nutrient-packed superfood.  How healthy is peppermint?  This healthy...
Keeping your pets healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic

Keeping your pets healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic

While there is no evidence that our beloved dogs and cats can pass the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, to humans, they can still get infected.   As of April 2020, there have been 2 confirmed COVID-19 cases in dogs from Hong Kong: a 17-year-old Pomeranian and a 2-year-old...
Caring for your pets if you have COVID-19

Caring for your pets if you have COVID-19

As of the first week of April 2020, there have been 4 cases of pets infected with COVID-19 worldwide, with only 1 case that experienced illness. Although infection in pets remains rare, pet parents are still worried that their furkids might fall sick due to the...
Can your pets get COVID-19?

Can your pets get COVID-19?

Recent news about pets and animals being infected with COVID-19 has left many pet parents worried about their furkids. But before you panic, here’s what you need to know about COVID-19 and pets.  COVID-19 cases in dogs  Last February 26, health officials in Hong...
COVID-19: What pet parents need to know

COVID-19: What pet parents need to know

On the spread of COVID-19, there are sad stories of dogs and cats being abandoned or thrown from buildings from many parts of the world. These are due to unverified news about the possibility of transmitting the disease from pets to humans.   These shouldn’t...
Tail tales: The Birman

Tail tales: The Birman

Birman cats are a domestic cat breed known for their enchanting sapphire-blue eyes, silky lush coat, cute round face, and a distinct Roman nose. Read on and discover if this breed is right for you.  Personality and quirks  Birmans are quiet cats with a soft chirp-like...
Discover why New Zealanders shop at Pet Central

Discover why New Zealanders shop at Pet Central

Shopping for your furkid’s needs at Pet Central means so much more than just supporting New Zealand’s local economy. With your patronage, the said shop can continue to support local animal rescue teams and provide shelter to abandoned animals and pets....
Can dogs and cats eat chamomile?

Can dogs and cats eat chamomile?

Among the most ancient medicinal herbs known to mankind, chamomile is famous for its soothing flavor profile with subtle floral notes. And like you, your furkids can safely enjoy and benefit from this herb too. Here’s what you need to know about feeding your...