Introducing a new pet into the family

2:01pm Saturday 24th January 2015 content supplied by Netmums

It's important to introduce a new pet into the household with lots of care and attention, not least in households where there are yourng children. The 'settling in' period is an important time for family and pet to get to one other, and it's vital not to overlook a few basic strategies to keep everyone safe and happy.

read full story

More news

Family health interactive guides

Find more interactive guides in our family food section


  • Deaths - John (Barney) BARNES

    BARNES John (Barney) ex-Royal Navy. Passed away suddenly but peacefully on 19th January 2015,

  • Births - Marnie Joan Hazel CRAWFORD

    CRAWFORD Marnie Joan Hazel. Congratulations James and Deborah (née Curtis) on the safe arrival

  • Birthdays - Max Mehrlich

    MEHRLICH Max, Happy 66th birthday. Thank you for all your help over the years. Love from Cole x

  • Marriages - Alicia and Simon Graham/Simpson

    GRAHAM f SIMPSON Congraulations Alicia and Simon on your engagement on Christmas Day, best

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree