Home > Lifestyle > Pet Health > Pet safety Pet safety All sections in Pet Health » About Pet Health » Behavioural problems » Caring for your cat » Caring for your dog » Pet health tips » Pet safety » Pets and people » Your pet's health » Pet Health News 1000s deadly snakes kept as pets Keeping snakes as pets is rapidly growing in popularity in South Africa, but the practice is poorly regulated. Dangerous exotic species are of particular concern. Subscribe to the Newsletter » Like Health24 on Facebook » Ask CyberVet » My unusual pet Strange facts about cats Stop your dog from being stolen It’s no longer only your wallet, watch and cellphone you need to keep safe. It seems that now thieves may also be after your dog. Here's how to stop them. Lost your pet? If you have lost your pet, there are quite a few things you can do to increase the chances of being reunited with your beloved cat or dog. What to get your pet for Xmas A boogie board, 100 tennis balls, a splash pool and an oil painting are some of the more unusual gifts pets may be receiving this Christmas, according to a recent survey. Can cats find their way home? News headlines often highlight some amazing story about a cat that got lost and then miraculously finds its way back home, even if it takes months or even years. Vuvuzelas and your pet There has been much hype around the vuvuzela and hearing damage, but what about the effect the noise has on our furry friends who have far more sensitive hearing than us? Stop your pet from getting lost Anyone who has lost a pet will know how devastating it is not to know where they are and whether they are injured, stolen or hurt. Here's how to stop yours from going missing. “ Latest comment on Health24 Maureen Beach says... This study did not prove the claims made in this article. The authors of the study admit that they looked at association, which is not the same as causation. In addition, it’s... Sugary drinks tied to kidney stone risk ” Keep your cat calm during storms Many cats become fearful during storms. Here are some ways to calm your cat until the thunder, lightning and rain subside. Taking your pet on a holiday Here are some "impawtant" tips to ensure your pets' summer holiday is as enjoyable as yours. 10 things you owe your pet There is skill involved in being a successful pet owner. So before you take on one, read the advice of the Cybervet forum users. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Hill's Science Plan Canine Mini range What is Diabetic Neuropathy? There are more than 200 different viruses which can cause a cold A clinically proven skin care range is now available Live healthier Be vitamin-smart » A-Z of vitamins What is vitamin C? Ask the expert Why we need vitamin D Even in a country with an abundance of sunlight you might have a vitamin D deficiency. Here's why. Beat acne » Stars with scars Acne tips Skincare Myths about acne Through the ages, there have been many myths about acne. We list the myths and give you the facts.