July 8th, 2018 by Karin

Last week the ASA (Advertising Standard Authority) made a landmark ruling after a customer lodged a complaint on misleading advertising, and a well-known national pet insurance provider was ordered to immediately withdraw their ad.  This is a breakthrough for pet care, giving voice to what we have been fighting to come to light for some […]

June 30th, 2018 by Karin

As most of you know by now, Friday 29 June was International Mud Day, so we invited followers to send in their pics of their muddy pups.  We had loads of entries and it was so difficult to choose the finalists. Okay, we had no pics of muddy cats, but what cat in their right […]

June 18th, 2018 by Karin

This week we’re introducing you to Kiki, our mascot, who puts in a lot of time in the office, well at least in summer she does, when the sun is out and she’s got her zoomies on. Come winter, Kiki is not a fan of rising early and putting in a full day.  In fact, […]

October 13th, 2017 by Karin

Guess what’s the number one health issue facing pets? Obesity! Love your pets enough to take them for a weight assessment this October. Ask your vet for a free weight assessment, or find a participating #PetObesityMonth veterinary practice on Hills Pet Slimmer The Hill’s Slimmer programme, which is run by hundreds of veterinary clinics in South Africa […]

September 21st, 2017 by Karin

Our Medipet sponsored K9 Lexi has been a busy, busy girl recently.  Her calendar has filled up and she’s barely had a day to herself, but it’s all for a good cause, and she loves that she has brought so much joy to so many people. Gentle Lexi has been visiting homes for the elderly […]

August 22nd, 2017 by Karin

Lexi, our Medipet mascot may have been quiet in recent weeks, but she has by no means been resting on her laurels. Lexi’s been a very busy little pup-in-training, as her police K9 lessons continue.  Despite this, she managed a visit to the Seventh Day Adventist Church Sunday School service for Worker’s Day this May. […]

June 15th, 2017 by Karin

Our Medipet sponsored Police Pup Lexi recently had the opportunity to show off her new skills at two KZN pre-schools, Care Bears and Makabongwe. Here Lexi met the little people and made friends with them all, while teaching them about safety and raising awareness. Lexi, you’re first in your class and deserve a gold star! […]

May 31st, 2017 by Karin

Lexi, the Medipet sposored K9 Unit pup has become the latest sponsor of  Blue Angels, the corporate social investment initiative of Blue Security.  Lexi’s job will be to keep education about the work of K9 units, and the uplifting experience of interacting with working police dogs, in the spotlight at schools, orphanages, hospices and shelters. Darren […]

March 15th, 2017 by Karin

  Earlier this month Lexi, the Medipet sponsored K9 dog, visited the residents of Queensburgh Cheshire Home, a haven of safety and tranquility for those suffering from various physical disabilities. To say that they were delighted with her visit is an understatement, as you see the smiles of pure joy Lexi brings to all those […]

March 7th, 2017 by Karin

Medipet was invited to attend the recent “Meet Your Team” Kleinmond Animal Clinic Cocktail Party, held at the Diesel & Jam restaurant.  The informal social get together was an opportunity for clients, new and long standing, to meet the team to whom they entrust the wellbeing of their pets. Despite an enormous fire raging in […]