Veterinary Nurse Required Part-Time

We require veterinary nurse to join our team.If you are looking in 2020 to:Work in a happy team, and know that you are valued & integral team member.Work in an organization where CPD is encouraged to advance your nursing career. (VNCA membership is covered by us).Get to play in your area...
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Safe Kitten Kristmas

Christmas will soon be here. The food, the decorations, the gathering of family, there’s no happier time of year. Here are 4 tips for a safe Kitten Kristmas. And if you’ve added a kitten to your family recently, you’re likely find there’s no no more entertaining time of year. Kittens are always on the...
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Marvellous Minx: A Christmas Miracle

Meet Minx, a marvelous rambunctious 12 month old Persian. Gotta love those squishy faces with so much expression.                                   Minx’s owner, came in as late evening emergency. MInx was reluctant to move, sore on her back and being elusive. Normally she has...
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Fireworks Phobias

Does your pet dive under the bed whenever fireworks start up? It’s important to be prepared! This may seem like cute and endearing behaviour, but it's a sign that your dog, cat, rabbit or other pet is terrified of fireworks. Some people are willing to simply put up with symptoms of storm...
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‘Tis the Season to Be Jolly…and Pancreatitis!

The summer holidays are a great time for BBQs, overindulging during the festive season and generally ignoring all the healthy food rules. Unfortunately, what many people don’t realise is that these fatty meals can cause illness in our pets. This can be a particular problem in dogs which, in addition to...
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Beat the heat

Heatstroke in animals is a killer and can happen frighteningly fast. It doesn’t take much for hot weather to make our pets really sick, particularly our senior pets, pets that are overweight, or have short noses (such as Pugs, Himalayan Persians, Mini Lops). Heatstroke occurs when their internal body temperature gets...
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Preparing Your Pet for Holiday Travel Checklist

It can be difficult to remember everything you need to get done before heading off on the Christmas holidays. We’ve provided this checklist to make getting your pet ready for going on holiday a breeze! Flea and Tick PreventionMake sure you’ve brought along flea and tick prevention for your pet, especially if...
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Give Your New Puppy the Best Start in Life

Next Puppy Preschool Starts January 22nd 2020  Puppy School EnrolmentThe sounds of Santa’s sleigh bells are a distant memory, leaving you the precious puppy you have always wanted. Then the reality check. So far the kids’ presents have been chewed/shredded and the Christmas tree has seen better days. We’ve all been there. The...
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Brave Pet – Luna Belle

They say the eyes are the window to the soul and a great way to see the world, so when something goes wrong we need to address it very quickly. Meet Luna Bella, a 5 year old female Samoyed and the apple of her owner’s eye (boom boom). Her owner noticed...
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You Be the Vet: When is a simple itch not just an itch? Here’s our guide to examining your pet’s itches

Imagine being constantly itchy. The feeling of your skin burning all the time, distracting you from daily activities. Exhaustion from nights of interrupted sleep. Skin disease is one of the most common problems in pets – let’s learn how to spot it!Step 1 – BehaviourDogs and cats who are itchy may...
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Puppy Training

Do you have puddles on the floor, chewed up shoes, sleepless nights from a crying puppy, a puppy that just won’t listen? Welcome to puppy parenting!  Puppies don’t come with an instruction manual, but with the 3 P’s — Practice, Patience, Persistency — and  a little help from our team, you and...
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Ditch the Itch

You do not have to put up with the constant itchy dog keeping you up at night or the half balding cat.A constantly scratching dog or cat is not normal and we can do something about it.For the most part, skin allergies are a genetic disease. Everyone knows a family that...
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