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The difference between "Organic" and "Natural" explained
August 14, 2022 Our world | Cat | Dog
The terms organic and natural are often confused with each other, but what is the difference?
Getting a new puppy? What you need and training tips
August 9, 2022 New pet owners | Dog
Here you will find the answer to your question: “What do I need for a puppy?” and some tips and tricks for training a puppy.
Cooling down a dog in hot weather? Here you can find all the tips
July 12, 2022 Health & Care | Dog
Here you can find out what you can do, besides using a dog cooling mat, to cool down your dog on hot days.
Dog or cat food: in a paper bag or with a layer of plastic?
April 28, 2022 Our world | Cat | Dog
Is paper always a suitable replacement for plastic packaging?
Recognising pet body language: What your dog or cat is saying
January 18, 2022 Tips & Tricks | Cat | Dog
An arched back or wagging tail – our pets can tell us a lot with their bodies.
A sustainable brand opting for plastic packaging: what’s the deal?
November 4, 2021 Our world | Cat | Dog
Yarrah is organic, aren’t they all about sustainability? Why opt for plastic packaging?
Undesirable behaviour: if your dog or cat doesn’t do what you want
August 9, 2021 Parenting & Behaviour | Cat | Dog
A pet displaying undesirable behaviour can drive us to despair. Here are some tips to help you deal with this kind of behaviour and improve the situation.
Yarrah Organic Petfood launches fully recyclable packaging
March 25, 2021 Our world | Cat | Dog
As of April 2021, all kibble packaging will consist of mono-plastic, making the bags completely recyclable.
The coronavirus and your pet: the influence of COVID-19 on your dog or cat
January 19, 2021 Health & Care | Cat | Dog
This article provides an in-depth explanation of the coronavirus in relation to pets.
Grooming a pet: here’s how to clean the eyes, ears and nose of your dog or cat
January 4, 2021 Health & Care | Cat | Dog
Just like humans, our pets can get dirt in their eyes, nose or ears too. Except they can’t really clean it very well.
Help, my pet is missing! Lost your dog or cat? Here’s what to do
December 28, 2020 Tips & Tricks | Cat | Dog
There are several things you can do when your pet has gone missing in order to get reunited as quickly as possible.
Introducing a new pet to the home, here’s how to introduce your dog or cat
December 21, 2020 New pet owners | Cat | Dog
You want to welcome a new pet to the home, but how to go about it?
Do animals dream? Here’s what we know about dreaming dogs and cats!
December 14, 2020 Parenting & Behaviour | Cat | Dog
When we close our eyes at night, we depart to dreamland. But what about dogs and cats?
A poisoned pet: first aid for a poisoned dog or cat
December 5, 2020 Health & Care | Cat | Dog
Antifreeze, chocolate or a certain plant; these can be dangerous things when pets decide to have a nibble or a lick
Can my pet get corona? Frequently asked questions about the coronavirus
November 26, 2020 Health & Care | Cat | Dog
We will tell you all about the corona virus and how it may affect you and your pet.
Cats and kitchen counters; here’s how to keep them off!
September 26, 2020 Parenting & Behaviour | Cat
Has your cat developed a special bond with your kitchen counter?
Motion sickness in dogs: make road trips easier on your dog with these tips
September 16, 2020 Tips & Tricks | Dog
A nauseous feeling as soon as the car begins to move. People aren’t the only ones who can suffer from motion sickness.
Leaving your dog or cat on its own? Check out our 8 tips
August 14, 2020 Parenting & Behaviour | Cat | Dog | Tips & Tricks
Here are 8 tips to make your dog or cat as comfortable as possible whenever you are not around.
Help, my dog is smelly! Tips for reducing the odour of a dog
August 8, 2020 Health & Care | Dog | Tips & Tricks
If your dog smells bad, there are things you can do about it.
Dog and cat food labelling, what is it and how to read it?
July 24, 2020 Food | Cat | Dog
We will explain how food labels work and how to read them.
‘Adopt, don’t shop’: 8 reasons to adopt a pet from a shelter
July 10, 2020 New pet owners | Cat | Dog
Are you on the market for a dog or cat? Here are 8 reasons for adopting a dog or cat.
Recognising, solving and preventing dental problems in dogs and cats
July 3, 2020 Health & Care | Cat | Dog
More than sixty percent of dogs and cats over three years of age has dental problems.
Living in a tiny house with a dog or cat, can it be done?
June 14, 2020 Tips & Tricks | Cat | Dog
A tiny house is small and a dog or cat needs its space. Can the two be married? Here are some tips!
Here is how proper nutrition affects your pet’s coat
June 6, 2020 Food | Cat | Dog
A healthy coat depends on nutrition in addition to coat care.
Vegetarian dog food: what if your dog has a meat allergy?
May 29, 2020 Food | Dog
Most dog food contains meat, but what if you find out that your dog has trouble processing animal-based proteins?
Arthrosis in dogs and cats: what is it and what causes it?
May 15, 2020 Health & Care | Cat | Dog
Painful joints when moving around: arthrosis is an unpleasant affliction.
Your pet while you’re on vacation: will it tag along?
April 3, 2020 Tips & Tricks | Cat | Dog
Whether it be far away or close to home, we all love a well-deserved holiday.
Your pet while you’re on holiday: a pet sitter at home
March 27, 2020 Tips & Tricks | Cat | Dog
What to keep in mind when getting an in-house pet sitter?
Does a cat prefer to be the only cat in the house?
March 6, 2020 Tips & Tricks | Cat
What is better: keeping a cat alone or with other cats?
How environmentally friendly is the life of my pet and how can I contribute?
January 23, 2020 Tips & Tricks | Cat | Dog
How does your pet impact the climate and what can you do to limit the effects?
What to do with used cat litter and what are sustainable alternatives?
January 13, 2020 Tips & Tricks | Cat
Owning a cat means owning a litter box. But what to do with used cat litter?
A begging cat? 5 tips for eliminating this behaviour!
December 12, 2019 Parenting & Behaviour | Cat | Tips & Tricks
Here are five tips for getting rid of begging in your cat.
Recognising a dog’s behaviour: here’s what your dog’s body language is telling you
December 6, 2019 Parenting & Behaviour | Dog | Tips & Tricks
Here are some tips to learn what your dog’s body languages is trying to tell you.
What to do with my cat or dog when I go on vacation?
October 7, 2019 Tips & Tricks | Cat | Dog
Every year we look forward to our vacation. But what to do with your cat or dog while you’re away?
Help, my cat is overweight! Tips for losing weight and overweight among cats
September 26, 2019 Health & Care | Cat
Here are some tips about how to prevent overweight among cats and how to get them to lose weight.
Everything you need to know about cats with allergies
September 12, 2019 Health & Care | Cat
A lot of cats have an allergy, what can you do about it?
Socialising your puppy: what does it mean and how is it done?
July 5, 2019 New pet owners | Dog
Proper socialisation prevents anxious or aggressive behaviour.
Breaking your dog’s excessive barking habit | Tips and advice
June 27, 2019 Parenting & Behaviour | Dog
Here’s how to break your dog’s excessive barking habit.
Breaking your pup’s biting habit | Tips and advice
June 13, 2019 Parenting & Behaviour | Dog
Teach your pup to be careful. Here’s how to break your pup’s biting habit.
My cat has been scratching my furniture. What to do?
June 6, 2019 Parenting & Behaviour | Cat
If a cat has been scratching your furniture, it is probably lacking a scratching post: find more tips on how to prevent scratching below.
Leaving your dog unattended: for how long and what to keep in mind?
May 9, 2019 Parenting & Behaviour | Dog
You can leave your dog unattended, as long as you build it up gradually. This will ensure your dog stays calm and doesn’t act out. Here is how to go about it.
Making your garden dog-friendly | Recommendations and advice
April 25, 2019 Parenting & Behaviour | Dog
Just like people, dogs love a garden. A couple of modifications will make your garden dog-friendly so you can both fully enjoy it.
Keeping a cat indoors? Make sure it gets enough challenge and exercise!
April 11, 2019 Parenting & Behaviour | Cat
Considering keeping your cat indoors? Read our recommendations below about how to keep your cat healthy and stress-free.
Meat-based meal instead of fresh meat, not a bad idea!
April 1, 2019 Food | Cat | Dog
Yarrah puts production of the best food for dogs and cats first. But we also consider sustainability.
What can a pup eat and drink? Tips on the right food for pups
January 24, 2019 New pet owners | Dog | Food | Parenting & Behaviour
Good food is important for a puppy's growth. What can puppies eat and drink? And how much should you feed your puppy? Find out what your puppy needs.
How much does a kitten cost? Costs of purchasing and raising a kitten
January 15, 2019 New pet owners | Cat
There are costs associated with purchasing, raising and maintaining a kitten or cat. We explain what to expect.
How much does a puppy cost? Costs of purchasing and raising a pup
January 15, 2019 New pet owners | Dog
There are costs associated with purchasing a puppy. We explain what to expect.
Quality checks at an organic turkey and chicken farm
October 1, 2017 Our world | Cat | Dog
Quality Manager Arthur visited a German turkey and chicken farm, as well as a processing plant for organic turkeys, in early September 2017.
Little legs, little bodies – on small breeds of dog
July 14, 2016 Food | Dog
Taking your chihuahua or dachshund for a walk is a real treat for him, but also demands a great deal of exertion.
Babies grow up. When is the right time to switch to adult food?
July 12, 2016 Food | Cat | Dog
The life of a dog or a cat can (broadly speaking) be divided up into three phases. They start as a puppy or a kitten, mature and end up in old age.
Feline lower urinary tract disease (FLUTD). What is it and what can you do about it?
July 11, 2016 Health & Care | Cat
The two most common forms of FLUTD involve calcium oxolate and struvite bladder stones.
Want organic for yourself? Then surely your pet does too!
February 17, 2016 Food | Cat | Dog
What’s less logical is that many of these critical consumers still buy dog or cat food without knowing exactly what’s in it.
What should my dog not eat? Foods poisonous to dogs
October 10, 2015 Health & Care | Dog | Food
Which foods are better to avoid to give your dog or might even be poisonous? Here you will find some examples of foods poisonous or harmful to dogs.
What should my cat not eat? Foods poisonous to cats
May 3, 2014 Health & Care | Cat
Which foods are better to avoid to give your cat or might even be poisonous?
All you need to know about food allergies and food intolerance in cats
April 21, 2013 Health & Care | Cat | Food
Is your cat scratching, particularly the head or neck? If so, then there’s a significant chance that your cat has a food allergy.
How do I get my cat to drink enough? Tips and tricks
March 2, 2013 Health & Care | Cat
Drinking properly can prevent a whole host of problems – consider in this regard feline lower urinary tract disease (FLUTD) or kidney problems, for instance.
Quality visit to the organic chicken farmer
September 8, 2012 Our world | Cat | Dog
Even though organic hens have a far better life than broilers, free-range hens or battery hens, it is nevertheless the case that they end up being slaughtered. Animal welfare is something that we consider to be extremely important.
How do I look after my cat? Tips for new cat-owners
June 26, 2011 New pet owners | Cat
Looking after a kitten/cat is a big responsibility that shouldn’t be underestimated. Taking care of an animal doesn’t just mean feeding it and giving it a place to sleep.
How much food do I need to give my cat and how often?
June 5, 2011 Health & Care | Cat | Food
A newborn kitten enjoys milk from its mother. It won’t need anything else. After four weeks, a kitten can try a small quantity of wet food.