"Woof! I'm Rusty, a nine year old kelpie and Dr Chris is my owner. I'm a country boy originally, but I had a tough upbringing and didn't really make it on the farm.
Yeah, things weren't looking good for me until Chris took me in. Since then, I've been living
it up in Bondi with my best mate Chris and hanging out. It's a dog life, but someone's got to
Rusty, Medibank's 'Top Dog' Ambassador
Just like we do, dogs need exercise to regulate their weight and to keep their heart in peak condition. Most dogs need to get out of the house at least once a day for some rigorous physical activity.
More information on exercising your dog
Approached with the right attitude and tools, training your dog can be some of the most fun and entertaining time you get to spend together and it’s a great way to bond.
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Terms, conditions and waiting periods apply. Medibank Pet Insurance is general insurance issued by the insurer The Hollard Insurance Company Pty Ltd (ACN 090 584 473; AFSL 241436) (Hollard), is promoted by Medibank Private Limited (ACN 080 890 259; AR 286089) (Medibank) and administered by PetSure (Australia) Pty Ltd (ACN 075 949 923; AFSL 420183) (PetSure). Medibank acts as an authorised representative of PetSure. Medibank will receive a commission which is a percentage of the premium paid to Hollard and PetSure may receive a portion of the underwriting profit, if any - ask PetSure for more details. Any advice provided is general only, has been prepared without taking into account your objectives, financial situation or needs and may not be right for you. Consequently, before acting on this information, you should consider the appropriateness of this information having regard to your objectives, financial situation and needs. You should obtain and consider the product disclosure statement (PDS) in deciding whether to acquire, or continue to hold, Medibank Pet Insurance. Any general advice provided by Dr Chris Brown in relation to Medibank Pet Insurance is provided as an authorised representative of Hollard through an arrangement with Medibank. PetSure can be contacted by telephone: 132 331 or by mail: Locked Bag 9021, Castle Hill, NSW 1765.