Daily Bites

10.01.17

Cats Banned in HDB Flats: Is this unfair to cat lovers?

HDB has stated that while certain dog breeds are allowed as pets in flats, cats are not allowed at all. A recent post on social media regarding the ban on cats in flats garnered lots of attention and anger from cat lovers around the island. Should cats really be banned from our flats?
04.01.17

Illegal Fishing in Singapore: How is it affecting otters?

Fishing at Marina Bay is illegal, yet fishing enthusiasts are still heading down to cast their lines with complete disregard for marine life that are living in close proximity. Otters that live in the Bishan-Marina Bay area have been found with embedded fish hooks and fishing lines in their bodies. What could be done to rectify this situation?
28.12.16

Pet Detox: Five ways to help your furkid lose weight

Over the festive weekend, many paw-rents and their furkids would have indulged in a scrumptious feast while celebrating with friends and family. If you’ve noticed Fido’s waistline turning cylindrical, fret not! Here are five simple methods to get him back in shape.
15.12.16

Protecting indoor plants from your feline

Furkids and potted plants may not seem like a great combination, but with this ingenious idea, you can have the best of both worlds.
14.12.16

Do dogs actually watch television?

Just like humans, our furkids watch and react to the television based on their personalities. Read more to find out why.
13.12.16

Reverse sneezing in dogs: Common causes and treatments

If you’ve noticed Fido gasping inward heavily instead of outward in a sneeze, it could actually be a reverse sneeze. Find out what a reverse sneeze is and how you can help your furkid out.
01.12.16

Five dogs that changed the course of history

Most paw-rents will agree that the addition of a furkid to the family is life-changing, but there are some special pups from around the world that have forever changed history.
29.11.16

Helping your dog to poop or pee

If your furkid is acting out and not relieving himself during his daily walks, don’t panic! Here’s our list of simple tips that may help Fido go potty.
24.11.16

Superstitions about white cats

You’ve probably heard of crazy superstitions about black cats, but what about white ones? Just like black felines, white cats have certain legends, symbolisms and superstitions revolving around them. Read on to find out more!
23.11.16

Is there a difference between dog fur and dog hair?

The terms “dog fur” and “dog hair” is often used interchangeably, but while these two are very much alike, they are not exactly the same. Read on to find out their differences.