Take your time when choosing a family pet and you'll have a friend for life.

How to make sure a pet is a keeper

Choosing the right pet for your family isn't a task to be undertaken lightly or on a whim. Here is what you need to know to make the right choice.

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What's that, Skip? Skippy the Bush Kangaroo was, for a time, the face of Australia to the world.

Our favourite television pets

They say never work with children or animals, but television wouldn't be what it is today without these cuddly and not-so-cuddly creatures.

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Andrew Daddo

Life lessons from cats and dogs

After inheriting the neighbour’s cat, dog-loving Andrew Daddo learnt a rather interesting lesson that he tried to share with his daughter.

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Remembering the good times ...

Helping children after the death of a pet

The loss of a pet can be a heartbreaking experience for children and often their first introduction to death, Kimberley O'Brien shares her advice on how parents can help kids through the grieving process.

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