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Choosing Sustainably: A Comparison of Bio-Burial and Cremation

As pet owners, the love and companionship shared with our furry friends often extend far beyond their years with us. When the time comes to say goodbye to a cherished pet, the decision we make about how to treat their remains not only reflects how we honour their memory but also impacts the environment. While…
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The Mutual Benefits of Pet Ownership: A Heartwarming Connection

The bond between humans and animals is an age-old connection that transcends mere companionship. Pet ownership brings so many benefits, not only for humans but also for the pets themselves. This symbiotic relationship enriches lives in numerous ways, fostering emotional, physical, and mental well-being for both. Emotional Well-Being: One of the most profound benefits of…
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Keeping Your Pet Safe in Hot Weather

During the summer months and in high temperatures, it’s not just humans who need to take precautions to beat the heat—our furry companions need extra care too. From dogs to cats, rabbits to birds, all pets are susceptible to heat-related illnesses if proper precautions aren’t taken. Here are some essential tips to ensure your pets…
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New Year’s Resolutions for Pet Owners

January is usually the month when many of us embark on the tradition of setting resolutions to improve our lives. For pet owners, this is also an excellent time to reflect on ways to enhance the well-being of their furry companions. Here are some great ideas for resolutions for responsible and thoughtful pet ownership in…
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Transforming a Negative into a Positive

At Earthpet, our foremost goal is to provide every pet with a dignified farewell, ensuring we honour their memory. However, we also aim to be as environmentally conscious as possible, and care deeply about all animals, nature and sustainability. Our Bio-Burial service also aims to divert animal remains away from landfill sites. Dumping animals on…
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How to maintain your senior parrot’s quality of life

As our feathered friends age, it becomes increasingly important to provide them with the care and attention they need to maintain a high quality of life. Larger parrot species generally have longer lifespans than smaller ones, but they vary greatly across different bird species: African Grey Parrots for example can live between 40 to 60…
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How to Maintain Your Senior Cat’s Quality of Life

As our beloved feline companions age, it’s essential for us to provide them with the best care possible to ensure they enjoy a high quality of life in their senior years. Just like humans, cats experience various age-related changes, and it’s crucial to adapt their care to suit their changing needs. How can we maintain…
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How to Deal with the Loss of a Beloved Pet

Losing a beloved pet can be an incredibly painful and heart-wrenching experience. The bond between humans and their animal companions is often deep and profound, making the loss of a pet similar to losing a member of the family. While the grief that accompanies such a loss is natural and expected, it can also be…
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How Bio-Burial compares to other alternatives

The loss of a beloved pet is a deeply emotional experience, and choosing how to handle their remains is a decision that many pet owners find challenging. As environmental awareness continues to grow, so does the interest in eco-friendly options for dealing with pet remains. How does our eco-friendly Bio-Burial compare to other options? “Traditional”…
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