Speaking your Pet’s Language

A recent article in the news explored how dogs communicate with their humans – and gave an opinion on which species is smarter (dogs versus cats). First Up – Who’s Smarter? While dog owners like to think their favoured pet is smart for his loyalty, friendliness, and willingness to be trained, it’s for the very … Continued

Summer Holiday Pet Minding – Get Organised Now!

  Before we know it summer will be here – the season of Christmas, New Year, parties, and holidays. While there are some holiday destinations that are pet friendly, most are not, so you need to make arrangements to have your pet boarded or minded while you are away. It’s really important that you don’t … Continued

Summer Holiday Pet Sitting – Get Organised Now!

Are you planning to take a vacation these coming summer holidays? Perhaps you’re heading out of town over Christmas or New Year, or you’re taking some time away in January. If you are, have you made plans for your furry friend? Now is the time to make arrangements for pet sitting in the Yarraville area … Continued

The Queen’s Corgis

Queen Elizabeth II is now the longest reigning monarch to ever hold the British throne. Whether royalist or republican, it can’t be denied that this is an exceptional milestone and that to this day, the Queen is a remarkable woman, particularly to be still serving her nation so actively at such an advanced age. Corgis … Continued

Pet Sitting at Urban Paws

There comes a time for all of us when we have to be away from our pets. And unless it’s a short break and that pet is a goldfish or a snake that eats only once per week, pets can’t be left entirely alone for more than a day or so. While some dogs love … Continued

Doggy Day Care – Why You Should Send your Dog

Just like sending your toddler or preschooler to day care has enormous benefits to the child, so does sending your beloved pooch to dog day care. It may seem like an expensive enterprise, but for most dogs and their owners, the benefits far outweigh the costs involved. How can doggy day care benefit your dog … Continued

Basic Dog Grooming – What does it entail?

One of the services we proudly offer here at Urban Paws in Yarraville is Dog Grooming. This is the perfect way to pamper your pooch and take away all of the hard work which is involved if you do it yourself. Our groomers are professionally trained and we have all of the tools on hand … Continued

Need Pet Minding Over Summer? BOOK NOW!

Summer is fast approaching, and with it comes Christmas and the January school holidays. Lots of us take the opportunity to go away on vacation, and in the vast majority of cases, this means making arrangements for the care of pets. Unless you’re lucky enough to have willing family, friends, or a neighbour close by … Continued

Merry Christmas to all!

The Urban Paws team would like to wish all our two & four legged clients a Merry Christmas! It’s been an amazing year and we couldn’t have done it without all your trust & support! We feel blessed to have played an important part in the care of your pet(s) and look forward to seeing … Continued