Category Archives: Pet Services & Supplies

Tuffrock Pty Ltd

TuffRock operates in the global animal health markets developing and manufacturing effective, natural and safe volcanic products. In these products, the energy contained within volcanic minerals is harnessed to achieve revolutionary results.

TuffRock Pty Limited was established in July 2002 by Steve Hurley, Roger Smith, Kari Kostamo and John Broadbent following several years of extensive Research and Development, product development and test marketing.

TuffRock applies its proprietary technology to all-natural ingredients in its products and takes pride in being a nutraceutical manufacturer.

There are no drugs, chemicals, biotics, enzymes or heavy metals used in our products, making them unique in delivering effective results without the risk of animals developing resistance against them.

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Matavia Performance Horses

Matavia has both Australian Hanoverian Warmblood mares and German Hanoverian Warmblood mares and has an active breeding program in both Australia and Germany. There are also a number of high quality Matavia mares in other studs including two Elite Mares. We breed to fully licensed and performance tested Hanoverian Stallions. All of our broodmares are classified with the Hanoverian Horse Society and have been bred or selected for their ability to produce progeny that are elegant, yet have outstanding temperaments and athletic movement. Stallions used in previous seasons or being bred this season are Londontime, Rotspon, Furst Nymphenburg, Rubin Magic, Worldly, Champion FP, Quadam, Gymnastik Star, Fishermans Friend and River Dance. Our mares have the bloodlines of Furst Nymphenburg, Dancier, Worldly, Pommery, Daktylus and Graf Landau.

Matavia Performance Horse’s foals are extensively handled with their mothers and after weaning are conditioned to living within the herd so as to learn to be ‘horses’ first. They are taught to lead, float, tie up and have their feet trimmed before they are yearlings ensuring a happy relationships with new owners.

Matavia Performance Horses breed for the Olympic disciplines of Dressage, Jumping and Eventing. Our young mares are Classified and Performance Tested with the Hanoverian Horse Society of Australia, ensuring they are put to a similar testing schedule as their mates.

Adrian, Rachel and the boys, are on an adventure in WA at the moment. Until they return, all Matavia horses are being managed in SA, NSW and Germany. Otherwise, all breeding and performance of horses will continue as normal with Adrian and Rachel still making all stud decisions and breeding plans.

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Akuna Care Pty Limited

At Akuna Pet Resort, your dog or cat will encounter a home away from home, while you enjoy a well-deserved holiday, knowing that your furry friend is safe, relaxed and having fun. We are not just a pet boarding service, we are a pet resort!

Our pet hotel is based on 10 beautiful acres in the Hunter Valley, and offers resort-style dog boarding kennels and a cattery, with optional chauffeured collection from your home in Sydney, Newcastle, the Central Coast or Hunter Valley.

While you are on holiday, keep in touch with your pet’s activities with our Akuna Pet Resort Instagram and Facebook snaps. Then our pet hotel chauffeur will drop your contented dog or cat back home anywhere in Sydney, Newcastle, the Central Coast or Hunter Valley.

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