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3 Signs That Suggest Your Pet May Be In Pain! Not every pet owner can know if their pet is in pain and this is worrisome for many pet owners as their pets age. However, just because they can't verbalize

Common Household Pet Poisons Pets can't help being curious but as a pet owner it is your duty to protect your curious companion from the many household poisons. In case you thought your house was a complete safe haven for your

How To Pick The Right Dog Leash For Your Dog Dog leashes aren't a fashion statement. When picking a dog leash security, safety, suitability and functionality are the main things to look out for. Leashes come in different lengths, widths, colours,

Adopt Don't Shop: Adopt Any Of These Cute Furry Friends & Gain A Best Friend Furever! Cats were considered gods by the ancient Egyptians & now we know why! Well, ask any cat owner and they will jokingly tell you

Helping Your Pet Manage Separation Anxiety! With the pandemic, came sudden unexpected changes in everyone's routines, pets included. One of the major changes involved a pattern most of us are familiar with i.e. from not spending a lot of time

The “Speckletacular” Cats: The Nairobi Servals When driving in the Nairobi National Park, always be prepared for those “suddenly” moments when you see something rare or special. It is good to drive with your camera ON! and READY! and next to

5 Common Health Issues In Cats To Look Out For! Cats are not difficult pets to keep as they know how to take care of themselves. They don't require frequent bathing, for example, as dogs do. However, like any other pet,

Cat Hairballs: Everything You Need To Know! Did you know that on average, a cat spends 4% of its life grooming? That's right folks, your feline friends love to groom themselves, & this comes with 'hairballs'. This brings us to our

Dry Food & Cats- What Every Purrent Needs To Know! All cat owners must know that cats are picky eaters. These 'purrfect' felines have a selective palate, for this reason, some kitties may favour dry food over wet food and vice

What You Need To Know About Puppies With Parvovirus! Puppies & parvo can make a lethal combination. Hence, no pet owner wants to hear that their puppy has been diagnosed with parvo. If you are a new pet owner you must

Fruits & Vegetables Your Pets Can Eat Safely It's a no brainer that cats & dogs are carnivores, but did you know you can include some fruits and vegetables as part of their healthy diet, that not only make a good

Everything You Need To Know About Rabies In Dogs Rabies is a fatal viral disease that attacks the brain and the spinal cord and is incurable once there is an onset of symptoms. All mammals can catch rabies including dogs. Having

Your Dog's Dental Health: Why Taking Care Of Your Dog's Dental Health Is Important When it comes to your dog's health, a lot of pet owners forget about keeping a check on their dog's dental health. It's important to understand that

Core Vaccines For Your Pet Pets just like humans can be protected from certain diseases by vaccinations. The vaccinations ensure that they have a better and healthier life. There are many preventable fatal diseases that your pet can contract if it

4 Important Questions To Ask On Your First Vet Visit! Becoming a first-time purrent, can be very exciting but at the same time nerve-racking. It's not just about getting a puppy or a kitten into your home, but it's about ensuring

Training Your Puppy At Home Congratulations, you have got a puppy & now it's time to get off on the right paw with your puppy. For you to have a good relationship with your pup & vice versa, you require to

11 Tips On How To Keep Your Pet Healthy & Happy Having a pet can be fun and exciting but at the same time, taking proper care of your pet & making sure it is healthy & happy can be

5 Common Health Issues In Cats To Look Out For! Cats are not difficult pets to keep as they know how to take care of themselves. They don't require frequent bathing, for example, as dogs do. However, like any other pet,

Celebrate Father's Day By Adopting A Furbaby & Becoming A Purrent This Father’s Day, adopt a fur child and become a purrent! There are so many fur babies that need a loving home and are looking to find their special dads,

Your Guide To Using Essential Oils That Are Harmful To Pets! A lot of us humans love using essential oils but did you know that some of them are toxic to our non-human friends? Essential oils are mostly extracted from plants

Why Adopt A Pet? Apart from the immediate joys of becoming a pet owner and sharing your lives with your cuddly friend, there are many physical and mental health benefits of having a pet which have also been proven by recent

Want To Adopt? Many a time you may have heard the terms fostering and adopting being used interchangeably. But did you know these two terms are very different! Fostering is the temporary arrangement whereby you bring in a fur baby into

Picking The Right Pet - Things To Consider Before Adopting A Pet! Pets are amazing to have but they come with lots of responsibility and require an adequate amount of time, love and care. Every person who is obsessed with adopting

What's More PURR-FECT Than A Pet This Eid? This Eid why not adopt a purr-fect pal? After all they're cute, lovable and make a great addition to your family! So what's better than adopting a pet this Eid?

What Is Urinary Tract Obstruction? - Written by Dr. Desmond Urinary tract obstruction is a lethal condition that can take away your loved one in 2-6 days. It's more common in males than females. Obstruction occurs in the urethra which is

Celebrate Mother's Day By Adopting A Furbaby & Becoming A Purrent This Mother’s Day, adopt a fur child and become a purrent! There are so many fur babies that need a loving home and are looking to find their special moms,

Adopt A Pet This Ramadan - An Act Of Kindness Kindness is a fundamental part of Islam & it's not just towards fellow humans but this applies to pets & animals as well. In Islam, even animals are considered worthy of

Pet-Proofing Your Home Most pet owners will go the extra mile to ensure their furbaby is happy and healthy. When planning on adopting a furbaby any pet owner will tell you that the first thing you need to do is pet-proof

What's Better Than A Pet This Easter? This Easter why not adopt a cuddly friend? They're cute, lovable and will be a great addition to your family! So what's better than adopting a pet this Easter?Hit The Button Below &

4 Signs To Never Ignore In Pets If you have a pet & know your pet well & have a good relation with your fur child, your pet will give you signs or indicators when something is wrong. Even though pets

The Physical and Emotional Health Benefits of Having a Pet Many of us are already dog and cat lovers, we may even have a bird, or a hamster sharing our house. In these trying times, it’s important to understand there

What's Better Than A Pet This Valentine's? Single or not, a furry friend will make a PAWESOME Valentine's Day gift. They're cute, lovable and will brighten your life any day! So what's better than adopting a pet this Valentine's? SO are

The Importance Of Good Oral Health In Cats - Written by Dr. Desmond Cats are social animals and their oral hygiene is one of the most important aspects of their life. Keeping your cat's teeth clean, not only keep their breath

SAVE THE DATE: 16th & 17th January 2021

Why Adopt A Cat? Cats were considered gods by the ancient Egyptians & now we know why! Well, ask any cat owner and they will jokingly tell you when you adopt one, know that you are owned and not the

Things You Should NEVER Feed Your Cat - Written by Dr. Desmond What You Feed You Cat May Be A Health Hazard! Cats are picky eaters and tend to know what's best for them. But sometimes what they chose to

Tribute To Our Angel Mao - R.I.E.P Baby Boy Until We Meet Again! Mao our angel left us on Friday the 2nd of October at around 4 am to join the angels above. For all those who were privileged enough to

The Weaning Process In Kittens - Written by Dr. Desmond Weaning is the process of transitioning from mother's milk to solid food. This is usually done by the mother cat. It is the state where the kittens progress from dependence to

A PHOTO SESSION FOR YOUR FURRY FRIENDS WITH  SANTA PAWS AT TNR TRUST Book a spot today so your furry friend can have a picture taken with Santa Paws for a very small fee. The monies go towards the TNR

Your Guide To Dog Shedding: When To Worry? - Written by Dr. Desmond Dogs shed their fur daily and all year round. However, excessive shedding is an indication of an underlying condition and usually calls for immediate veterinary attention and care.

What Is Aflatoxin Poisoning? - Written by Dr. Desmond Aflatoxin poisoning or Aflatoxicosis is a sudden or long-term illness in animals which occurs from ingestion of contaminated foods from moulds.

SAVE THE DATE: 7th & 8th November

TNR TRUST (TRAP, NEUTER & RELEASE) TNR Trust was founded by Amy L. Rapp along with a group of 3 Kenyan trustees and registered as a Kenyan Trust in December 2015. TNR immediately started to fundraise for the mobile veterinary clinic,

Spotting The Spotted Cat - By Gareth Jones It was early morning on a beautiful day, as we drove slowly through the park appreciating the sunrise and God’s wonderful creation. As we drove along the western boundary over rocky terrain, a

Easter Pet Challenge- Win A TLC Pet Food Voucher Valued At KES3000!! Pet lovers had a chance to win A gift voucher worth 3000kes from TLC! HERE ARE YOUR WINNERS

The Dawn of Puppy Season- As predicted, puppy season is here along with the rains, combined with COVID-19 still being a threat has resulted in hotels, butcheries and restaurants closed. The community-owned and free-roaming dogs and cats are having a

COWS & CATS OF THE NAIROBI NATIONAL PARK As we arrived at the dam next to no 9 Junction, a massive herd of buffalo could be seen spread out wide from the dam across the valley. There were so many cows

ENTER THE TNR PHOTOPAWS CONTEST- Now we have time on our hands, dust off those old images or get that fab photo of your 4-legged (or 2-legged) friends and enter our TNR PhotoPaws Contest. All pets are eligible: old, young,

The Looming Dog/Cat Problem- Covid-19 is causing changes in the lives of people and animals. So many tea stalls, kiosks and even big hotels have closed down, there is much less food for scavenging, roaming, community-owned dogs and cats. If

H&S Magazine's Digital Challenge Of The Month: Dress Your Pet This Easter! Pet lovers here's your chance to win A gift voucher worth 3000kes from TLC! What do you need to do to win this? Design & dress your pet in

What kind of food you choose to feed your cat or dog is an important decision. Just like humans, quality and quantity of food can affect your pet's health and well-being. Finding healthy options to fit your budget and your

TLC Pet Food- What makes your Pet Special? Win a gift hamper from TLC by sharing your story on what makes your pet special and tagging us on social media and getting at least 5 friends to like the post.

TLC Pet Food- TREAT YOUR DOG WITH A TLC TREAT. A dog's gotta chew, and we'd rather have them direct that energy into something that isn't our favourite pair of shoes, so how about edible Dog chews that not only

TLC Pet Food- Spoil Your Pet This Valentine's Day. Pet food bills can really add up, especially if you don't want to compromise on quality. To be sure you get the best deals for your fur babies we are giving

MICA THE MIGHTY! - BY GARETH JONES For many years my chosen route to work and back was through the Nairobi National Park, and as a result I have had thousands of game drives. Naturally I have had many lion sightings,