Getting a puppy: what you need to know
We want to help people find the right puppy for them, so more pets stay well cared for and in loving homes for life.
What to think about before getting a dog
Whether you’re a first-time owner or you’ve had dogs before, getting a dog is an exciting prospect. But it’s a long-term commitment.
Getting a kitten: what you need to know
On average, cats live for 14 years, but can go on into their early twenties, and so how you choose your kitten can impact on the rest of its life and your enjoyment of owning a cat.
Hamsters: your day-to-day guide
Hamsters are fascinating pets, almost resembling miniature bears. They all come with their individual characters and enjoy exploring their surroundings. Find out how to care for your hamster day-to-day below.
How to make your gerbils feel at home
Gerbils spend much of their time underground or busy digging tunnels and foraging for food. They are designed to dig, so floor space is more important than height and shelves.
Your checklist for getting a dog
Whether you're getting a dog, puppy or an older dog to join your family, use this checklist and take it with you when you visit each dog. It will help you make the right decision.
Neutering small pets: what you need to know
Many small pet species benefit from being neutered. However, each species has their own individual needs when it comes to neutering.
What to do if your cat goes missing
It can be a very worrying time if your cat goes missing. But don’t panic, here are five things you can do to help you find your cat
An introduction to ferrets
Ferrets are fast becoming a popular pet with families who are looking for a fun, mischievous and affectionate pet.
Stray cat advice
It can be difficult to know what to do if you find a cat. They may have an owner who is really worried about them – and if they don’t, others can help.
Rabbit health and wellbeing
In the wild, rabbits spend hours grazing on open areas of grass and reaching up to forage along native hedgerows.