Vegan Diet for Dogs: They Don't Need to Give Up Meat Completely

Vegan Diet for Dogs: They Don't Need to Give Up Meat Completely

You don’t need to give up meat but let’s think about how much of it we feed our companions.  With meat-based kibble, fresh meat mixed in and dried meat treats and our meaty leftovers as extra we are quickly limiting the longevity and freedom that our companion pet has.

Dip your Toes into Meatless Mondays

Dip your Toes into Meatless Mondays

Diet choices affect more than just our personal health and the health of our pets. A study by Professor Joseph Poore of the University of Oxford found that elimination of animal products from the diet and the uptake of plant-based alternatives reduces carbon emissions and pollution by up to 73% while cutting down land use by 75%. Learn more about environmental impact here.If putting your pet on a 100% Vegan diet is a challenge you are not ready for yet. We are here to say, that is ok. We acce...

Top 7 Outrageously Fun Ways to Exercise with your Pooch!

Top 7 Outrageously Fun Ways to Exercise with your Pooch!

They’re man’s best friend and we often welcome having them greet us with excited energy when we walk in the door after a long and sometimes challenging day. Very often it can be hard to find the motivation to then pull on the trainers and get in some much-needed movement. Missing exercise can mean we miss out on so many fantastic physical and mental health benefits associated with moving one’s body. Did you know that by being pet owners, we are 34% less likely to exercise than people without ...

TOP 4 TIPS to a longer life for you and pooch!

TOP 4 TIPS to a longer life for you and pooch!

How can you and your pooch live a longer, healthier life? Here are our top 4 tips for not only quantity but also quality of life! Make sure you and your pooch are getting in lots of exercise! The current recommendation for humans is 30 minutes of moderate physical activity per day. And I don't think your dog will mind joining you (unless it is one of those 3am jaunts that happens in the middle of winter...then..no they probably will still love it!).

7 Spooktacular Ways to Spend Halloween With Your Pet

7 Spooktacular Ways to Spend Halloween With Your Pet

Halloween is fast becoming a popular event in Australia as more and more trick or treaters scour neighbourhoods for treats or to leave a mischievous mark. Have you ever considered how your dog copes with this od human behaviour? Keep it fun and safe for your ‘Beasts’ this year with some of our spooktacular tips.  Quality time with your ‘Beast/s’Go for a walk and check out the decorations in the early afternoon before the frighters are out. Dog Treats are a must, human treats are a must n...

“Blood” Stained Pupcakes for Halloween

“Blood” Stained Pupcakes for Halloween

Blood donors needed.  See the Count. Try this fantastic recipe at home! Halloween themed dog treats, which if we say so ourselves don't go down too bad for humans also! 1 mashed banana ¼ cup frozen raspberries, defrosted ¼ cup shredded carrots 1 tsp turmeric ½ cup coconut flour ½ tsp. bicarb soda 1 flax egg (1 Tbsp. ground flax seeds mixed with 3 Tbsp. water) 1 Tbsp. maple syrup 2 Tbsp. Augustine Approved Certified Organic Raw Coconut Oil, melted + more for greasing Start by preheating ...

Vegan Dog Food Recipe: Chomping Chow

Vegan Dog Food Recipe: Chomping Chow

At first, you might not think of dog food when you hear of ingredients like mint, parsley and coconut oil but that is exactly what we have here. A nutritious meal that gives a breath refreshing mouthful in every bite. This recipe packs a punch with nutrition and natural breath-freshening elements. Let's unpack this recipe to understand why the ingredients selected will be good to incorporate into your dogs next meal. Firstly, the new kid on the block - Buckwheat: what is buckwheat? My dog is ...

Compostable vs Biodegradable Dog Poop Bags - The Shocking Reality

Compostable vs Biodegradable Dog Poop Bags - The Shocking Reality

On the other hand, we have COMPOSTABLE. Compostable means that a product can break down completely within 6 months with carbon dioxide, water and or inorganic compound through microbial activity. Exactly the same way that a plant in your backyard will break down if it is left to decompose. This makes compostable bags perfect for disposing of those steaming piles of...all while limiting our landfill footprint.

Health Benefits of a Vegan Diet for your Dog

Health Benefits of a Vegan Diet for your Dog

Aside from the many environmental impacts, Vegan dog foods can improve Allergies, Arthritis, Tummy Troubles and Weight problems. Does your dog have allergies, arthritis, tummy troubles, weight issues or just a picky eater? Plant-based foods may be the answer you’ve been looking for!

3 Simple Steps to get you off the Fence

3 Simple Steps to get you off the Fence

What can you do to feel comfortable with making a change away from meat in your dog's diet? Here are three simple steps on how you can feel empowered and get off the fence.

Should You Switch to Vegan Dog Food? 7 MIND BLOWING Reasons Your Dog Should Eat Plant-Based!

Should You Switch to Vegan Dog Food? 7 MIND BLOWING Reasons Your Dog Should Eat Plant-Based!

Have you ever wondered if a Plant-based / vegan diet would be suitable for your pup? Let’s tackle some of the pressing concerns most owners have.

Can Your Dog Eat a Plant Based Diet?

Can Your Dog Eat a Plant Based Diet?

Yes! But let's first explain why it is that dogs can eat plant-based, just like their human counterparts!  In fact, many dogs get healthier on a plant-based diet compared to traditional animal-based pet foods. Dogs are omnivorous, and we know this because of the length of the small intestine...