Whether you’re looking for a new car, furniture, tickets, or a new family pet, we’ve got some tips and guidelines to help you have a successful buying experience on Hot Wire Classifieds
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If you are searching for a pet on Hot Wire Classifieds, either via responding to posted ads or by posting your own ‘wanting to adopt/buy’ ad on the site, here are some tips and guidelines:
For further information on how to spot and avoid puppy farms/mills and further tips on finding a good breeder you can also refer to your local SPCA’s guide.
Moving to a new home may be stressful to your pet. So be patient and understanding and provide lots of affection. Here are some pointers to help you settle in safely and sanely.
Safety – Make your new home safe for all pets by being mindful of hazards that could:
Although your cat may act independent and be litter-trained, he still counts on you to provide him with food, water, safe shelter, regular veterinary care, companionship, and more. Take care of these ten essentials, and you’ll be guaranteed to develop a rewarding relationship with your feline companion.
For the first few days in your new home, it’s smart to confine your cat to one room, while you work on putting the rest of the place in order. Prepare the room with your cat’s bed, litter box, food and water bowls, and safe cat toys.
For further information on how to care for your cat you can also refer to SPCA’s knowledgebase here.
Ideally, your dog’s introduction to his new home will be with familiar furniture already in place, including his bed, toys, and food and water bowls. If you must be away from home for many hours each day, look into a pet-sitter or consider dog day care or organise for a dog walking session to reduce the time spent alone.
Your dog gives you a lifetime of unconditional love, loyalty, and friendship. In return, she counts on you to provide her with food, water, safe shelter, regular veterinary care, exercise, companionship, and more. Take care of these ten essentials, and you’ll be guaranteed to develop a rewarding relationship with your canine companion.
For other tips on caring for your pet your local SPCA has great information base on their site.