The Bark Butter Blog

Separation anxiety after Covid-19 and your return to work

Five tips to help with separation anxiety when you return to work after Covid-19 1. Change Your “Going Away” Signals Use a different door, put your...

Five tips for entertaining your dog in lockdown

1) Use your dog’s food more creatively Most dogs mealtimes are over in seconds as they hoover up their food. Try using a food dispensing toy to mak...

Can Dogs Get Coronavirus

Dogs can contract certain types of coronaviruses, such as the canine respiratory coronavirus, but this specific novel coronavirus, aka COVID-19, is...

How to Treat Hot Spots

What Are Hot Spots?  Hot spots are one of those less then desirable skin irritations seen in dogs. Often, you'll hear your vet refer to them as moi...

Heatstroke in dogs. Know the signs.

We are quickly coming into summer, the time of year when we all need to keep cool.

The Australian bush fires and how to help....

Australia’s devastating wildfires are growing as fire season rages on across the country, particularly in New South Wales and Victoria. These are t...

Keeping your furkids safe this Christmas

Christmas is a fun time for the whole family, including our much loved pups and dogs.

The best place to find dog friendly - Beaches, Bars and more.

Have you heard of Pupsy ? We have, so lets share the love.... Pupsy Dog Friendly Travel Guides help you find the best dog friendly beach destina...

Protect Your Dog From Summer Heat

What can a Fur-Parent do to prevent heat stroke? Be smart and proactive! Here are six ways you can help your pet maintain their body temperature a...

Doggie Spa Day - How to get your dog to love getting pampered.

All grooming interactions should be positive experiences for both the groomer and the one being groomed. Any time you are thinking that training fo...

Take your pooch on a summer holiday

Summer is here, and it’s time to start filling your calendar with fun excursions! These suggestions for affordable vacations with pets are intentio...

Introducing your dog to the pool

You will know fairly quickly if your dog enjoys going in the water. To encourage a safe experience for your dog in and around the pool every time, ...