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Ep 05 Puppy Paradise

Every second household in Australia has a family dog, yet the common belief is that dogs and gardens cannot comfortably... VIEW PDF

Don’s Tips: Hypoallergenic Cats & Horses

Last time we looked at false claims that some dog breeds are hypoallergenic. Some individual dogs seem to be hypoallergenic... read more

Don’s Tips: Summer Problems

mulching veges
Summer is an awesome time of the year with the beach, the cricket and holidays. But many plants suffer badly... read more


Breed: Affenpinscher Temperament: Playful and affectionate Cost: $1,000-$2,000 Lifespan: Average 12 years Maintenance: Medium Recommended for: Young families, small dwellings... read more


newfoundland dog
Breed: Newfoundland Temperament: placid, affectionate and eager to please Cost: from $1000 Lifespan: 10-12 years Maintenance: high Recommended for: large... read more

Key to the Dog’s Mind

A good dog is the best friend you could ever have but a bad dog can be a real disaster.... read more


By Linda Dennis This is the full text of Linda’s presentation on Australian wombats, an edited version of which appears... read more

Burke’s Backyard in China – Shanghai Pet Street

  Shanghai Pet Street Don visited the Jiangying Lu Bird and Flower Market in Shanghai. The largest of its kind... read more

Poisonous Plants for Pets

A bright orange lilium flower
Some plants are bad for dogs. We’re building up a list of them, but it’s incomplete. Compiling this list is... read more

Damper Dogs

Preparation time: 30 minutes Cooking time: 20 minutes Makes: 8 • 8 thin sausages • 2 cups (300g) self-raising flour... read more

Dead Patches in Lawns/Dogs Diet

Circular dead patches in your lawn can be caused by your female dog urinating in the middle of the lawn. ... read more

Keeping Cats Off The Garden

  A recent question to Don’s Mailbag from Tilly in western Sydney related to keeping cats doing their business off... read more