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Ouch! Do you ever experience sore joints on a chilly morning? Like humans, our furry best friends can experience aches and pains caused by arthritis. These pains can become more intense over the cooler months - let us teach you a little about this common condition, so you can keep an [...]




Desexing your pet is a vitally important part of being a responsible pet parent. It's a decision veterinarians encourage all pet parents to make as it will lead to a healthier, happier and potentially longer life. What is desexing? Desexing (sometimes referred to as neutering or spaying in females and castrating [...]


The Importance of Dental Care for Your Pet


Did you know that 80% of dogs and 70% of cats over three years of age have some form of dental disease? Dental disease can not only be painful and uncomfortable for pets, but the procedure to clean and remove teeth becomes more complicated and often more costly to treat [...]

The Importance of Dental Care for Your Pet2022-07-02T01:14:28+10:00

Hot Spots


Hot Spots Hot-spots are a common problem amongst dogs, and some breeds like golden retrievers, labradors, and rottweilers may be more susceptible to these than others.What is a hot spot?A hot-spot can otherwise be known as a ‘moist skin rash,’ acute moist dermatitis, or pyotraumatic dermatitis. It is an area of skin [...]

Hot Spots2021-11-26T22:52:59+11:00



Parasites As the weather warms up, we start to see more parasite problems for all sorts of pets. Here are some of the more common parasites we come across, as well as some information on the problems they cause and how to get rid of them. Fleas Fleas are relatively easy to [...]


Itchy skin and ear infections


Itchy skin and ear infections Around springtime, we often see an increase in itchy skin (dermatitis) and ear infections in dogs and cats. How to spot itchy skin You should know almost right away if your cat or dog has dermatitis. Here are a few of the common signs: Constant scratching, [...]

Itchy skin and ear infections2021-08-19T22:29:27+10:00

Senior Pets


Senior Pets Aging is an unavoidable part of life, and when it comes to our pets, some will age without any major issues, and some will need a little extra TLC. It is important to know what age-related changes look like and how to manage them appropriately, so we can ensure our [...]

Senior Pets2021-08-04T21:18:08+10:00

Dental disease and prevention


Dental disease and prevention Dental disease is one of the most common but preventable diseases in pets. It is not only painful and uncomfortable, but the procedure to clean and remove teeth becomes more complicated and often more costly the longer it is left untreated. What is dental disease? Dental disease [...]

Dental disease and prevention2021-06-18T22:08:36+10:00