NEWS & BLOG


12 Tips For Keeping Your Pets Safe Over Christmas

Christmas is a wonderful time of year to spend quality time with family, friends and our pets! However, it can also be a stressful period for our furry friends. Read our NEW BLOG POST to see how you and your Whānau can keep your pets safe this festive season!


Keeping your pet cool in summer

Did you know dogs and cats can get sunburn? Or that panting is not as effective for cooling down short-nosed dog breeds? Keeping your pets cool during summer is vital - and this post will show you how you can! 


Fireworks – 12 Top Tips To Keep Your Pet Safe And Stress Free

For some pets, especially dogs and cats with particularly noise-sensitive ears, the sound of fireworks can cause intense fear responses. Explosions, bangs and even shrieks of delight can cause increased anxiety. Here are our 12 TOP TIPS for reducing their stress levels and to help keep them safe!


Are Black Cats Bad Luck?

With Halloween close approaching, we see more and more black cats used in stories and the big question is - Are Black Cats Bad Luck? This blog post aims to reveal all about the legends and myths surrounding black cats! 


Top 10 Dog Training Tips

There is a lot more to dog training than meets the eye! It takes consistency, patience and a little bit of know-how to fully get to grips with it. Lucky for us with these handy tips from Dusty Dingo Dog Training, the options of what you can teach are endless! 


DOG SOCIALIZATION TIPS AND CHECKLISTS

For dogs to be happy and comfortable in the world of humans, socialization is so important. Many dogs lack basic social skills, either because of limited exposure to other dogs and people, or a lack of positive experiences. Here are some tips and a checklist to help you prepare and socialise your new pet!


Pets With Itchy Skin - Why They Itch & How To Help

Just like humans, there are many reasons why your pet may by itchy. At Nature's Ki we believe that it can be as simple as changing their diet! So how can we tell what's causing the itch and what can we do to help? 


Why Should You Go Beyond The 1st Ingredient?

When it comes to ACANA & ORIJEN pet food recipes, they always go beyond the first ingredient. It's important to look at the entire recipe in order to make an informed decision about what pet food is best for your dog or cat.
So what does it mean to 'Go Beyond the 1st Ingredient' with our pet food? This post reveals all...


A Vet Answers 5 Top Questions About How to Take Care of a New Puppy

Wondering how to best prepare for & care for a new puppy in your life? Explore questions & answers from a vet for recommendations about life with a new puppy.


How To Move House - With A Cat!

Cats are notoriously territorial and resistant to change, so it should come as no surprise that moving houses is not high on their list of favorite things. Never fear, though - Follow the World's Best Cat Litter easy guide on how to move with a cat to make moving as stress-free as possible for everyone.


Transitional Feeding

Dogs and cats are often fed the same food for a long period of time, which means a sudden food change makes it difficult for their digestive systems to adapt. That’s why it’s important to introduce new food gradually. Find out how to do it with this blog post...


10 Easy Cat Toys You Can Make At Home!

Kiwi cats are the BEST cats! Full of energy and have the best backyard. With winter very much in full swing, how do we keep our cats occupied and engaged whilst they spend more time inside? Here are a handful of some of the toys you can make at home for your cats!


Notice A Difference In Your dog or cat's Health - Take Our 8-Week Challenge

You could see a difference in your dog or cat's health in just 8 weeks - Don't believe us? Take our 8 week challenge! Our award-winning Biologically Appropriate pet food ranges provide virtually every nutrient your pet needs for peak health and conditioning without the need for added synthetic ingredients.


DO OUR PETS NEED CARBOHYDRATES? How To Manage Your Dog Or Cat's Weight With Their Diet

If dogs and cats are carnivores, evolved for an almost exclusively meat-based diet, then why do other pet foods contain such high levels of grain, cereal and carbohydrate? Our protein-rich recipes nourish as nature intended to help pets thrive! 


Nutrients Your Cat Needs To Live Its Best Life!

We all love our favorite feline friends, they give us so much joy and love that we always want the best for them. Providing key nutrients for your cat sets a baseline for everything else and is truly the foundational element to their long-term well-being.


What Does WholePrey Mean?

In nature there're no synthetic food supplements. Wolves and wildcats derive their nutritional needs by consuming prey animals. Our recipes mirror this to incorporate nutrients naturally without the need for synthetic ingredients.


How To: Cat Proof Your Home

Check out these 12 helpful tips from World's Best Cat Litter to create a safe environment and cat-proof your home, so that your cat can roam free without causing you to worry!


8 Ways to Spend More Time with Your Dog

Spending time with your dog is one of the best ways to boost your mood and improve health and wellness. From walking them to feeding nutritious food like Orijen and ACANA, here's a few simple ways you can spend more time with your four-legged bestie....


HOW TO RECOGNIZE AND REDUCE STRESS IN YOUR CAT

A number of things can cause your cat stress, but change is at the heart of most of them. Houseguests, separation from you, moving to a new home, visits to the vet, a new dog, cat or kid in the family – these can all send kitty’s anxiety level sky-high! See how to recognize and reduce stress in your cat...


Is Your Cat Litter Naturally Safe?

Parents wouldn’t let their child play in a sandbox if they knew it was full of potentially harmful chemicals. Shouldn’t the same go for our furry friends and that whatever litter you choose to put in your cat’s box it is safe and sustainable?


Are You Using Too Much Cat Litter?

When it comes to cat litter, it’s easy to think that more is better. But many cat parents actually use too much cat litter. So, how can you tell if you’re using too much cat litter? And how much cat litter is just right? Here’s the scoop...


LIFE AFTER LOCKDOWN | DO CATS GET SEPARATION ANXIETY?

We all know about dogs suffering from separation anxiety, but do cats suffer from it as well? According to several vets and animal behaviourists, cats are likely to suffer some form of separation anxiety after lockdowns lift.


Cats Catching Birds & Killing Wildlife |  How To Stop It

New research shows that domestic cats will hunt birds and native wildlife less if they are fed a high-protein, high-meat diet. This post explores what you can do to stop your cats catching and killing native birds and wildlife.


MARCH | Poison Prevention Awareness Month

March is Poison Prevention Awareness month! This post aims to raise awareness and inform the Nature's Ki community about just some of the common foods, plants and household items which may be poisonous to our pets.