The keeping of backyard poultry gives great enjoyment to many people. Unfortunately, poultry, just like dogs and cats, may become ill from many causes.
Guinea Pigs (or Cavies) are cute little creatures but they are not easy to feed correctly. The main reason is that guinea pigs are the only species, apart from humans, who require Vitamin C included in their diet.
Ticks are nasty, sneaky venomous little parasites. They are a lethal danger to your dogs and cats, too. What can you do to protect your pet against ticks?
The most common cause of vomiting in cats is hairballs, which are created when a cat grooms him or herself and ingests a large quantity of hair. As hair builds up, it can create a partial blockage of the stomach or intestines, causing the cat to vomit.
There is such a large variety of dog collars and leads that choosing just one can be overwhelming. Here is a guide to what’s available for your dog.
The non-pigmented noses and white ear margins of cats are susceptible to repeated sunburn. Over time the cells undergo changes which eventually lead to cancer, known as squamous cell carcinoma.
Atopy or Atopic Dermatitis is one of the most common forms of allergic skin disease in dogs, brought on by seasonal pollen and other airborne allergens.While humans tend to get hay fever, dogs present with itchy skin or ear problems. Cats may suffer from the condition, too.
Is your pet insured? We have introduced GAPOnly payments for all surgical and hospital expenses (not consultations) for pets insured with Woolworths, Bow Wow Meow, Pet Insurance.com and Pet Insurance Australia GapOnly lets owners who have the above pet insurance cover, settle their pet’s treatment costs (surgical & hospital) on discharge, but only paying the […]
We extend a warm welcome to our new full time veterinarian, Tiarna Barclay. Tiarna looks forward to meeting our clients and their furry families (feathery and scaly ones as well). Helping these animals achieve their optimal health is very important to Tiarna, as is building relationships with their owners. Book an appointment today and meet […]
Grooming sessions can become a special bonding time between you and your dog and are also a good opportunity to check on your dog’s health.