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December Product of the Month – TREATS!!!!!

December Product of the Month – TREATS!!!!!

If you’re looking for something delicious to make your best friend’s Christmas present something they can’t resist, check out our range of natural Australian made dried treats.

Our lamb and beef treats are a favourite of dogs who are going home after daycare and grooming. We sell these treats in convenient sealed bags in store. Perfectly sized as stocking stuffers for your pooch.

Our lamb treats come in crunchy cubes and flat puffs that can be broken down into smaller pieces for the little pups. Lamb is full of nutrition and will make your dog’s mouth drool.

Our beef liver puff treats are a bit tougher, making them great for dogs who want something to really crunch into.

If you’re looking for a seafood option, we bag a range of different fish as well. These ones tend to satisfy those dogs who can ... Click here to read more....

Dog Anxiety Jackets

 

 

The Thunder Shirt is a safe, effective and drug free anxiety solution for dogs.

Its patent pending design applies gentle, constant pressure on a dog’s torso and this pressure has an amazing calming effect for most dogs.

Pressure has been used to successfully reduce anxiety for many years for both animals and humans.

Examples including certain groups of dog trainers using pressure wraps for a wide variety of anxieties. Veterinarians use squeeze chutes when vaccinating cattle, and thousands of people with autism use pressure vests to relieve persistent anxiety.

Thunder Shirts are ideal for:

  • Fear of thunder
  • Separation anxiety
  • Barking problems
  • Car or travel anxiety
  • Crate anxiety
  • Reactivity
  • General fearfulness
  • Leash pulling
  • General training tool

Ask one of the Paddington Pups staff if you have any further questions or are interested in purchasing and trying a Thunder Jacket.

 

 

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Essential Oils for Dogs

 

Essential Oils are an aromatic, naturally occurring chemical component of plants that are usually extracted by distillation. Through Lab testing of these chemicals constituents has led to an understanding of their benefits and in recent years interest in therapeutically blended essential oils for Canines has increased.

 

Please note if using Essential Oils on your dog it is important that the oil are therapeutic grade so as not to cause harm to your dog.

 

You will often be able to smell therapeutic oil diffusing at Paddington Pups. If you are interested in getting therapeutic grade essential oils we can facilitate this process for you.

 

Listed below are some essential oils which are safe for your dogs and what they can be used for.

 

Bergamot – Antifungal, soothing and excellent for ear infections caused by yeast or bacterial overgrowth.

 

Carrot Seed Anti – inflammatory, tonic, with ... Click here to read more....

Comfortis Product of the month

 

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Comfortis for Dogs

Chewable Flea Control Tablet:

Comfortis for Dogs are the tasty, convenient way to kill Fleas on your Dog rapidly and prevent reinfestation for the entire month. Comfortis for Dogs starts working in just 30 minutes!

Benefits for Comfortis tablets for Dogs:

  • Kills all fleas on your dog within 4 hours and keeps them of for an entire month
  • Treats fleas once a month with a convenient tasty tablet
  • Avoids spot – on flea treatments which leave chemical residues on your pets coat
  • Don’t have to worry about bathing or swimming around the same time Comfortis is taken

Comfortis is available for every dog weight at Paddington Pups feel free to ask a staff member if you have any questions or are looking into purchasing it.

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Homemade Chew Toys For Dogs

 

 

 

 

 

Owning a dog that loves to chew can become quite expensive, even if you go to a discount store for your dogs chew toys it can still all add up quickly. Going without chew toys can also be expensive as your dog may turn to other things like furniture and shoes.

So why not start making your own chew toys for your dog by using bits and pieces you already have around the house?

 

Step one: finding materials around the house

Odd socks, stained clothing and torn pants or jeans. These things can quite easily have a second life as your dogs chew toy. Try to only use cotton materials; other great things to use are parts of old dog toys. Next time your dog destroys a toy keep any parts that are not too small and any stuffing that is salvageable. Try to ... Click here to read more....

Paddington Pups Doggy Day Care Cleaning Procedure

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Here at Paddington Pups we care a lot about the protection of your pets against dangerous germs, bacteria and illness.

 

That’s why when we do our end of day clean we use F10 Veterinary Disinfectant.

 

F10 is a disinfectant that isn’t like other strong disinfectants on the market. F10 has no adverse side effects on people, animals or on equipment and surfaces.

It’s ecologically friendly, biodegradable and carries a huge range of registrations and approvals from around the world.

 

In Australia F10sc is registered by the APVMA for use in animal production and housing facilities (like doggy day care). It is approved by AQIS for use in food export processing as a non-rinse disinfectant and is also listed by the TGA as a hospital grade disinfectant.

The benefits of using F10:

 

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The Importance of Oral Hygiene in Dogs

 

Good news for dogs is they are not as prone to cavities as we are. Despite the conventional wisdom that a dogs mouth is cleaner than a humans, dogs can still develop tartar and plaque build up and ginger Vitus.

Bad breath and yellow teeth are not the only thing you have to worry about.

Just like humans these canine dental problems can actually lead to life threatening infections and issues including heart, liver and kidney disease.

Here are some ways to practice good dog dental care that will help your dog live a happy life.

How to brush your dog’s teeth.

 

Unfortunately your dogs cannot brush there own teeth, so using a canine tooth brush and a little strategy we have to do it for them.

The best brush to use is the double headed brushed at a 45 degree angle to clean below the gum line.... Click here to read more....

Product of the month. Dog Anxiety Jacket

 

The Thunder shirt is a safe, effective and drug free anxiety solution for dogs.

Its patent pending design applies gentle, constant pressure on a dog’s torso, and this pressure has an amazing calming effect for most dogs.

Pressure has been used to successfully reduce anxiety for many years for both animals and humans.

Examples including certain groups of dog trainers using pressure wraps for a wide variety of anxiety’s, veterinarians using squeeze chutes when vaccinating cattle, and thousands of people with autism using pressure to relieve persistent anxiety.

Thunder Shirts are ideal for:

Fear of thunder

Separation anxiety

Barking problems

Car or travel anxiety

Crate anxiety

Reactivity

General fearfulness

Leash pulling

General training tool

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Product of the Month: Gorrrrilla Toys

Gorrrrilla Toys Gorrrrilla_Home_Topare designed for dogs but are durable enough for chimps. Simular to a Kong Toy these are much more durable and enjoyable as they have designed a licky strip right down the middle to smear some peanut butter or honey on for the dogs to lick off.

It is specially designed to make it a challenge for dogs to get the treats out which is why this toy lasts longer.

Gorrrrilla Toys can be used for Fetch, Treat Toy, Chew Toy anything because the durability is 20 times stronger than the most powerful dog toy.

These Terrific Toys are being sold at Paddington Pups in 2 colours; Blue and Black and a range of sizes. Prices range from $12.55 for the Small Gorrrrillas to $35 for X-Large Tug O War Gorillas.

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Product of the Month Molly Mutt Beds

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Molly Mutt Beds are designed to reuse old clothing or Manchester items and making them into a brand new dog bed.

Molly Mutt has a beautiful range of colours and designs of bed covers to keep your house hold looking fresh. These easy washable covers are durable and affordable.

The range also includes a water proof sack to keep all the insides dry if your dog was to wet the bed.

They come in 3 different sizes; small, medium/large and huge.

The Huge are priced at $76.95, The Medium/Large are $54.95 and the Small are $45.

Store away old blankets and clothing in these stylish dog beds which will remove excess clutter and keep your pooch warm and cosy this winter.

Get in quick at Paddington Pups as these great beds are very popular.

 

 

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