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Kennel Cough In Dogs – Everything You Need To Know

Kennel Cough In Dogs - Everything You Need Know Kennel cough (or canine infectious respiratory disease complex, formerly known as canine infectious tracheobronchitis) is a social dog disease most commonly seen in puppies and young dogs, although dogs of any age can be inflicted. It is primarily caused by bacteria called Bordetella bronchiseptica and is [...]

2021-12-02T16:56:33+11:00By |Categories: Dog Preventative care, Dogs|0 Comments

Raisin And Grape Poisoning In Dogs – When To Worry

Raisin And Grape Poisoning In Dogs - Do You Need To Worry?   You've probably heard many conflicting stories and anecdotal reports about grapes and raisins being poisonous to dogs making it difficult to know if it's safe to feed them to your dog. Some articles will say no, they are not poisonous [...]

How To Make A Dog Vomit Safely And Quickly

How To Make A Dog Vomit Safely And Quickly Many dogs are notorious for scavenging and it's not uncommon to discover that your dog has eaten something they shouldn't have. For this reason, knowing when and how to make a dog vomit is one of the most important emergency first aid skills you can acquire [...]

2021-11-16T10:23:09+11:00By |Categories: Dog Preventative care, Dogs|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Best Age To Spay or Neuter A Dog: Latest Research

When Is The Best Age To Desex A Dog? One of the first questions many new dog owners have for their veterinarian is: "when is the best age to spay or neuter my dog?" It is a question that is fraught with controversy and conjecture, but now we have the evidence to provide an informed [...]

Signs And Symptoms Of Dog Poisoning

Signs And Symptoms Of Poisoning In Dogs The thought of your dog being poisoned is distressing. Every year several thousand dogs die from accidental poisoning with early symptoms and signs often being missed until it is too late to save them. We want to help you to recognise the early and different symptoms [...]

What Are Normal Animal Vital Signs

How To Assess Normal Vital Signs In Cats And Dogs? Learning how to recognise when something is wrong with an animal is one of the most important skills you as an owner can learn. But before we learn what is abnormal, first, we must first learn what the normal vital signs for dogs and cats [...]

Common Cat & Dog Poisons That Cause Sickness

Common Cat & Dog Poisons That Will Make Your Pet Sick Sadly accidental pet poisoning is not uncommon so in this article, we reveal the most common cat and dog poisons that vets receive calls about. As we always say, if you are aware of the risks, then you can prevent the worst from happening. [...]

Ehrlichiosis in Dogs: Is Your Dog At Risk Of This Tick-Borne Disease?

Ehrlichiosis in Dogs: Is Your Dog At Risk Of This Tick-Borne Disease? With the recent discovery of Ehrlichiosis in dogs located in the Kimberley region of Western Australia, it is vital that we are vigilant to prevent the spread of this notifiable disease that can cause significant illness. UPDATE: It has spread to the Northern [...]

How To Prevent Separation Anxiety In Dogs

How To Prevent Separation Anxiety In Dogs Separation anxiety in dogs is a common problem that can be very difficult to manage. Like many behaviour problems, prevention is better than cure. We discuss how you can help your dog from developing anxiety and depression. What Is Separation Anxiety In Dogs? Separation anxiety is [...]

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