close
Magazine
Advertisement
 

How To Care For Your Ageing Pet

Tips for a healthy and happy old age.

How to Care for Your Ageing Pet
iStock

Although they’re still the sprightly young kitten or pup in our minds, our pets need extra care as they reach their senior years.

Advertisement
1. Food
1. Food
Pexels

As they age, pets require a different set of vitamins and minerals.

Different sizes and breeds will have different needs, so ask your vet for guidance.

Most pet food brands have a senior range, which will usually include more omega 3, 6 and 9 for bones and joints.



Advertisement

More in Pets

6 tips to help your dog live longer

6 tips to help your dog live longer

Just how can you ensure your treasured pooch lives a long and healthy life? Tim Norris (pictured with Monty), dog healer and founder of Both Ends of The Lead, shares his expert advice
14 Cleaning Hacks Every Dog or Cat Owner Should Know

14 Cleaning Hacks Every Dog or Cat Owner Should Know

These tips for pet owners offer practical solutions for everything from cleaning up fur to keeping pets off the furniture.
5 Funniest Tweets About Animals

5 Funniest Tweets About Animals

Our relationship with the animals we share the planet with is complex. We love them. We fear them. And we are not above mocking them on Twitter.
13 Best Apartment Dogs

13 Best Apartment Dogs

Whether you're in a cramped high-rise condo or a teeny-tiny bungalow, these easygoing breeds will fit right in.
8 Reasons You Should Never Let Your Cat Sleep in Your Bed

8 Reasons You Should Never Let Your Cat Sleep in Your Bed

Spending the night cozied up to your fur-baby may sound relaxing.

Advertisement