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Animals don’t have an emotional attachment to their pain like humans do. So it can be difficult for owners to identify the warning signs of a pet’s decline.

Our free quality-of-life calculator is designed to help you objectively assess your pet's overall health and provide guidance on your options.

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Do pets grieve the loss of another pet?

Grief is a powerful emotion, and a natural response when somebody in our life dies, including ourselves. But do our pets grieve, and if so do they experience grief in the same way we do?

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6 tips to keep your dog calm during fireworks

It’s common for dogs and other animals to get freaked out by fireworks. Here's 6 tips to keep your dog calm during fireworks celebrations.

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How to keep dogs cool in summer: 10 tips for hot dogs

Follow our summer safety tips to keep your dog cool in summer and minimise heat stress as the temperature rises.

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Can you put your dog or cat down at home? 

If you’re wondering if you can put your dog or cat down at home, here’s what you should know. 

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How to get through the first Christmas without your pet

7 tips to help you and your family prepare for your first Christmas without your pet.

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Dog behaviour before death: 10 signs to look for

Dog behaviour before death can be confused with general signs of old age. Here are 10 things to look for.

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Losing a pet: Tips for coping with grief

Tips to help your family and other pets cope after losing a pet.

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How will I know when it’s time to euthanise my pet?

The hardest part of owning a pet is deciding when it’s time to euthanise your pet, but this can be a gift of love.

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5 pet memorial ideas to honour your pet's life

Pet memorial ideas to help you feel connected to a special furry friend who has crossed the Rainbow Bridge.

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Is dog cremation expensive? Dog cremation cost explained

Before your canine companion crosses the Rainbow Bridge, it’s helpful to be prepared for the dog cremation cost.

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9 pet memorial ideas to create a FUR-ever memory

We put together this list of some heart-warming pet memorial activities to do with your fur child before they pass.

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6 benefits of dog cremation

Dog cremation has many benefits in providing comfort after a pet has been put to sleep. Here's six.

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How to know when it's time to put a dog down

Knowing when it's time to put a dog down can be tough. Here's what to look for when considering putting a dog down.

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Dog euthanasia cost and what to expect

Many factors determine dog euthanasia cost - from the length of appointment time, to call-out fees. We explain these in this article.

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Dog euthanasia at home vs in-clinic 

Dog euthanasia at home can provide a peaceful passing in your pet’s most comfortable environment. Pros and cons.

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What happens at a home pet euthanasia appointment?

Understanding what happens at a home pet euthanasia appointment can help you prepare to say goodbye.

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Putting a dog down: 6 things to consider

Considering the right time for putting a dog down is one of the hardest decisions pet owners face. This checklist may help.

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Dog euthanasia: What happens during euthanasia for dogs?

What happens during euthanasia for dogs and what to expect from a dog euthanasia at home.

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Dog cremation vs burial: What's better for my pet?

We weigh up the pros and cons of dog cremation vs burial to help you decide the best option to say goodbye to your pet.

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Dog Cremation and what to expect

If you are considering a dog cremation to farewell your beloved pooch, here’s what to expect in five steps.

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When a pet dies what do I do?

We explain what to do when a pet dies and what options are available to bury or cremate your companion animal.

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6 tips for a good relationship with your pet's vet

Building a good relationship with your pet’s vet is a two-way street. Here's how to ensure you are on the same page.

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Pets and Pain: is my pet suffering?

When a pet is in pain, it can be hard for owners to understand that they are suffering. Here are some things to look for.

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How to support children with the loss of a pet

The loss of a pet might be a child's first experience with death. Here's how you can help them through the difficult time.

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How to know when its time to say goodbye to a pet

A pet’s final days should not be the worst days of their life. Here's how you can help identify when it's time to say goodbye.

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Is pet grief real?

For some pet owners, the loss of such a close relationship can be devastating.  Here's why pet grief should be validated.

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Coping with pet grief

Pet owners may experience grief that parallels that of losing a significant human connection. Here are some tips to help.

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Supporting those grieving a pet

If pet loss isn’t properly acknowledged, individuals may fear rejection or ridicule.

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