Home > Lifestyle > How to have healthy pets > Your pet's health Your pet's health 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 Dogs high on dagga – alleviates anxiety The lucrative dagga industry for humans has been blossoming for a while – and now the substance is also being used in animals. Subscribe to receive health tips daily » Like Health24 on Facebook » Ask CyberVet » Leopard filmed licking a baby impala Mutts entered into the US 2015 World's Ugliest Dog Your pet can get cancer too Animals can also suffer from cancer, and cancers hit about half of dogs and a third of cats aged 10 years and older. Brush up and save - September is Hill’s Pet Dental Month According to the experts, an oral care routine should be a daily regimen for owners serious about keeping their pet in peak condition. New Hill’s diet for overweight pets New Hill’s Prescription Diet Metabolic Advanced Weight Solution is proven to work in real homes, with real pets, under real world conditions. Nemo finds his slimmer self – the 2012 Hill’s Pet Slimmer of the Year Nemo, a ten-year-old Labrador from Durban that lost 22% of his bodyweight in a bid to beat crippling arthritis, has been chosen as SA’s 2012 Hill’s Pet Slimmer of the Year. 8 quick bird-care tips Getting a pet bird is not a 'soft option' as far as pets are concerned. Maybe so, but there are essentials you have to remember about caring for your bird. Food not to feed your dog Feeding you dog 'human food' may be detrimental to its health. Brush up on your pet’s oral health September, national Oral Health Month, is a good time to brush up on oral care for the whole family, including the four-legged members of the pack. Why is my dog not eating? When your dog is not eating, it is either ill, or there is some behavioural problem. Here's what you need to do. SPCA / Hill’s MuttWalk The inaugural SPCA / Hill’s MuttWalk will take place on Sunday 25 March 2012 at 8am at the Field and Study Recreation Centre, Louise Avenue Parkmore, Sandton. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors SPONSORED: Don’t just stop smoking, start something amazing Live healthier Fitness » Diet or exercise – or both? Download the maximum mass workout plan to build big muscles in 28 days How to get the most from your cardio workouts How to pick a fitness tracker that's right for you Like a personal coach, a fitness tracker can motivate you to reach goals and strive for new ones. Monitoring blood pressure » Must blood pressure rise with age? Remote tribes hold clues Weight regained after weight-loss op can tell your doc a lot Gum disease may worsen your blood pressure problems Even a slight rise in blood pressure might shrink young brains A new study found that above normal blood pressure can be associated with lower grey matter volume in a number of areas of the brain.