Eight Endangered Species that Desperately Need our Help

Bornean Orangutan This population, only found on the small Southeast-Asian island of Borneo, have declined in numbers by 60% since 1950.  Females only reproduce once every six to eight years and in addition to this, illegal hunting and habitat loss have contributed to their decreasing numbers. Based on a conclusion from a study conducted by…

Nine Health Benefits Associated With Owning a Pet

Pet owners are some of the luckiest people in the world. Not only are their lives filled with unconditional love and support, but there are also some really cool health benefits associated with owning a pet.  Here are nine benefits that we believe improve the daily lives of all pet owners (and will have non-pet owners running…

Homemade Healthy Dog Biscuits Recipe

Making treats for your dog is a great way to show them how much you care!           Here’s a really simple recipe below that you can tweak to suit your individual pets taste preferences, to reward them for being a “good boy!” Healthy Dog Biscuit Recipe 1 cup whole wheat flour…

Pet Proofing Your Home

“They might only be here for part of your life, but for them, you are their whole life”.      This pretty much sums it all up. Pets quickly become part of the family and regardless of whether you adopt them at a young age or when they are more mature, it is important that…

Petbars Favourite Celebrity Pets

Hugh Jackman with Darly and Allegra Taylor Swift and Olivia Benson Gigi Hadid and Cleo Kylie Jenner and Norman and Bambi @normieandbambijenner Olivia Palermo and her pooch Julianna Hough and Romie Chris Hemsworth and his beautiful horse Chrissy Tegan. “Super secret shooting with Paul. Or Pablo. We can’t decide. Both mom and Luna cannot pronounce…

Pets are Welcome: Changes in Victorian Renting Laws

Good news if you are both a pet owner and renting in Victoria. The Victorian Government is undertaking a review of the Residential Tenancies Act to provide tenants with more security and increased rights and freedoms. And this legislation will have a particular section dedicated to increasing the rights of renting pet owners.    …

Most Popular Pets Around the Globe

Want to know a fun fact?     The world’s most popular pet isn’t a dog. Nor is it a cat. Bunny? Nope. Take another guess. The most popular pet in the world is actually a fish! Which makes sense because they are super easy to maintain and to take care of. And they can…

Picking the Ideal Pet Name

The name you choose for your pet will stay with them for literally the rest of their life. Crazy stuff huh.         Which is why it is so important that you put a bit of thought and effort into naming your pet!  Keep it Simple.  There is nothing wrong with naming a…

Seven Most Insta Famous Pets of 2017

The reality of the world we live in is that your pet can pretty much be more Insta famous than you.           Even though they have absolutely no idea how famous they are, and sometimes it may seem unfair, those snaps you take of your pet every 2 seconds can make…

What Does Your Pet Say About Your Personality?

You know what they say about pets looking like their owner? Well the same rule kinda applies when it comes to personalities.           And it makes sense when you really think about it. You choose a particular animal and breed based on your personality traits. Right down to the colours and…

Benefits of Owning a Cat

Unfortunately, spending the day re-watching “funny cat videos” on Youtube, and yes we said re-watching, doesn’t mean these privileges extend to you.   However, if you own a real cat then lucky you!   You’ve chosen the purr-fect pet!       Owning a cat has some really cool benefits. Firstly, they have nine lives….

Things that Only Pet Owners will Understand

Have you ever had a conversation with somebody who you thought you were getting along with really well? This is of course, until they drop the biggest bomb shell. That they don’t like pets! And not just a specific type of pet. BUT ALL PETS!         In that moment, you feel like the…

Pet Friendly Cafes Around the World

Sometimes just going for a walk or playing at the park doesn’t sound appealing. And if your pet is tired, you are hungry, and you don’t want to leave them at home alone, there aren’t many options for you. To solve this, we have compiled a list of really great pet-friendly brunch spots in a…

Foods Your Dog Shouldn’t Eat

We may treat our pets like humans, but put bluntly, they shouldn’t eat the same foods we eat. It is our job to properly care for them which extends to being responsible for what they digest. Because of this there tends to be lots of disparity and confusion regarding what you should and shouldn’t feed…

Ten Pets that fit into a 9-5 Lifestyle

Are you aching for constant love, affection and attention? Do you want to come home to a pet that loves you? But do you have a busy work and social life?     Factoring in your lifestyle is really important when determining the best pet to buy for you and your family. You need to…

Breeding vs Adoption

Breeding refers to the “activity of controlling the mating and production of offspring of animals”, which essentially translates to forcing or encouraging two pure breeds to mate and reproduce purely for profit.       Breeding is practised worldwide as a way of producing pure breeds, which are usually considered to be the strongest and…

Five Ways to Get Active with your Dog

Exercising can sometimes feel like a burden. And if you find that you can’t be bothered staying fit some days, then it is reasonable to assume that your pet can also feel lazy and unmotivated.      Obesity in dogs is an issue that is worsening in households around the world. In a 2017 study conducted by…