Archive for November, 2016

  • Cats
    How to Prepare Your Cat for Their First Pet Resort Vacay

    How to Prepare Your Cat for Their First Pet Resort Vacay

    - by Samford Pet Resort

    Any loving animal owner will understand that going away for the holidays, unfortunately, means making alternative arrangements for your cat. This can be quite daunting or upsetting for you and your feline friend, particularly if it’s their first pet resort vacation.

  • Birds

    Pet Resorts vs Pet Sitters

    - by Samford Pet Resort

    As much as we would all love to pack our pets in a little suitcase and take them with us on every vacation, unfortunately, there are times when we’re forced to leave them behind.

    The question is, do you hire a pet sitter to look after your furry friend from the comforts of your own home or book them into a pet resort where they can be under the watchful eye of animal care professionals?

  • Dogs

    Understanding Dog Vaccinations

    - by Samford Pet Resort

    Just like humans, puppies and dogs are at risk of a number of serious infections. Because they play outside and socialise with other dogs all the time, it’s also easier for them to come into contact with these diseases and spread the infection at a faster rate.

  • Dogs

    Parvovirus

    - by Samford Pet Resort

    As per Brisbane Times report, several cases of Parvovirus have been reported on the south side of Brisbane.

  • Cats

    Cat Flu / Upper respiratory infections

    - by Samford Pet Resort

    number of Veterinary Clinics have reported seeing an increasing amount of patients suffering from Cat Flu and Upper respiratory infections.

  • Dogs

    Canine Cough

    - by Samford Pet Resort

    Several cases of Canine Cough have been reported or seen throughout Brisbane and local areas. Canine Cough being much like a human cold and is passed from dog to dog as it is an airborne virus.

  • Dogs
    Common Signs Your Dog is Suffering from Spring Allergies

    Common Signs Your Dog is Suffering from Spring Allergies

    - by Samford Pet Resort

    Is your precious pup sneezing and sniffling like there’s no tomorrow? Chances are they might be suffering from a severe case of Spring allergies.

    Since they can’t walk themselves down to the chemist to pick up some allergy medication, we have to make sure we’re closely monitoring the behaviour of our dogs, particularly during Spring time.

  • News
    Our Favourite Pet-friendly Cafes in Brisbane

    Our Favourite Pet-friendly Cafes in Brisbane

    - by Samford Pet Resort

    Why should one of your family members miss out on a brunch date just because they have four legs and a furry coat? We don’t think they should. And, with the array of paw-some, pet-friendly cafes around Brisbane, there’s no reason for them not to come with you!