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 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. Subscribe to the Newsletter » Like Health24 on Facebook » Ask CyberVet » Cats that won't let dogs pass by Cats sleeping in weird positions 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. 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. 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. “ Latest comment on Health24 Tigra says... Tough love will NEVER precipitate a crisis if it's done correctly. You need to withdraw financial support WITHOUT withdrawing emotional support. And that includes not paying for... Drug addiction challenges family finances ” 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? load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Your retirement - a healthy mindset So many people, why so alone? You can still enjoy the sweet things in life Take the sugar test, it could save your life. Live healthier Depression » Depression Depression and ageing Teen depression Depression: do you know the signs? One of the key roles you can play in the health of someone who is depressed or suffers from anxiety is to make sure they get the help they need. Here's what you need to know. Healthy dog » Dog weightloss Dog behaviour Overweight dogs Food not to feed your dog Feeding you dog 'human food' may be detrimental to its health.