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COMPLEX ISSUES…. CLOSE-QUARTER LIVING WITH PETS.

The current trend towards moving out of free-standing houses and into complexes and residential estates brings with it a host of benefits, but just as many challenges.  One of the most common “bones of contention” in densely populated communities is the unruly behaviour of pets.  Twisted Whiskers has some ideas on how you and your…
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BUDGET YOUR PET-SPEND: 4 KEY AREAS TO MAXIMISE THE FUR DOLLAR.

Twisted Whiskers clients, regardless of their income, have one thing in common:  pets are considered members of the family and their owners are prepared to spend whatever they can afford to ensure that their beloved fur-babies are happy and healthy. There’s no doubt about it, the current economic situation is putting everyone under pressure.  Many…
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NEW PUPPY OR KITTEN ARRIVING? TOP 6 MUST-HAVES FOR YOUR SHOPPING LIST.

With springtime on the horizon, the world will soon be alive with furry bundles of joy and many of us may be preparing to welcome a new canine or feline family member.  After years of advising new pet-parents, we’ve put together a handy checklist so you know you’ve got the most important things covered. FOOD…
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DENTAL CARE – PEARLY WHITES OR GROTTY GNASHERS?

We may know that it’s important to keep our pets’ teeth and gums in good health, as we do our own, but why is this so imperative? FULL-BODY HEALTH Unfortunately, tooth and gum disease can affect our beloved pet’s entire body.  That’s right.  It becomes difficult for your pet to eat and enjoy his food…
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GREEN DOGS AND CATS – How to reduce your pet’s carbon pawprint

SUSTAINABILITY has to be this decade’s buzz word. And with good reason. After many years of dire warnings regarding our impact on the planet, organisations and individuals worldwide are finally stepping up and taking responsibility for reducing their personal load on our limited resources. But published research into how having pets affects sustainability has thrown the…
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HOLIDAY TIME! HAVE YOU PACKED FOR MAX AND LUNA?

The summer holidays are fast approaching and your pet’s vacation plans need as much attention as yours do.  While some of us may be fortunate enough to have our pets accompany us on our annual holidays, many will need to make alternative arrangements for their safe-keeping while we’re away.  Whether you’ll be traveling with your…
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TO SHAVE OR NOT TO SHAVE….. THE LONG AND THE SHORT OF SPRING GROOMING.

Spring is one of the busiest times of the year at Twisted Whiskers Pet Spas.  The warmer weather sees all our furry clients emerging from under winter jerseys and blankets, often transformed into small Woolly Mammoths. Regular grooming is as important throughout the winter months as it is in summer, but is often neglected because…
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EXERCISE FOR EVERY PET #GetMoving

Let’s face it – not every furkid conjours up visions of athleticism.  But looks can be deceiving.  Recently we’ve featured Scottie agility champions and a group of English Bulldogs who are pro-surfers and skateboarders on the Twisted Whiskers facebook page!  Where there’s a will, there’s a way.  The point is that ALL pets need exercise,…
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PETCARE 911, WHAT’S YOUR EMERGENCY? 10 SYMPTOMS TO SEE THE VET ABOUT A.S.A.P.

Many of us grew up hearing that as long our pet had a wet nose, he or she was in good health. In truth, there are many signs that we as pet parents need to be aware of in order to ensure our furkids are happy, healthy and comfortable. It can be difficult to decide…
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