Colic symptoms in horses

Colic symptoms in horses One of the scariest and deadliest problems horse owners and carers must deal with is colic. Knowing what colic symptoms are in horses is absolutely vital. If you know your horse's normal vital signs, then you will recognise colic symptoms and be on the alert for other problems. In this talk Dr [...]

How To Handle Grief When An Animal Dies

How To Handle Grief When An Animal Dies Grief. There would be few of us that haven't experienced this enormous emotion that is grief. It can be a very vulnerable time for not only the person experiencing the grief but all of those in this person's life.   How we share and channel our grief [...]

How To Care For Pocket Pets: Rabbits Guinea Pigs Ferrets Rats & Mice

How To Care For Pocket Pets: Rabbits, Guinea Pigs, Ferrets, Rats and Mice Are you thinking of introducing a pocket pet to your family? Maybe you just want to know that you are on track with how to care for pocket pets like rabbits, ferrets, guinea pigs or rats/mice? In this special episode of Ask [...]

Pros and Cons Of Anaesthesia Free Dentistry For Dogs And Cats

Why Anaesthesia Free Dentistry For Dogs and Cats Is Not Recommended By Vets & Welfare Advocates Anaesthesia free dentistry for dogs and cats is being promoted as the new wave of safe and appropriate dental care for our pets. But is it? Only radiographs could identify the periodontal disease and bone loss affecting this [...]

Should I Get Pet Insurance For My Dog & Cat?

Should I Get Pet Insurance For My Pet "Should I get pet insurance?" is one of the most common questions veterinarians get asked. In this episode of “Ask Us Anything” Dr Leigh speaks with Dr Magdoline Awad from PetSure all about pet insurance. We discover why purchasing pet insurance can be a good idea especially [...]

Best Pet Insurance: what do you need to look for

Best Pet Insurance: what do you need to look for If you ask any veterinarian the question: ‘Do I Need Pet Insurance?’ the sure-fire answer will nearly always be a resounding YES. This isn’t because vets are in cahoots with pet insurance companies – far from it. In fact, the real reason is that veterinarians [...]

Ask Us Anything With Dr Jo From Pet Behaviour Vet

Dr Leigh talks with Dr Joanna McLachlan from Pet Behaviour Vet about all things behaviour in this episode of "Ask Us Anything". Check out the video or read the transcript below. We hope you enjoy and if you have any questions don't hesitate to ask them in the comments section below. Dr L: Dr Leigh [...]

Canine Cognitive Dysfunction: Signs of Dementia In Dogs

Canine Cognitive Dysfunction: Signs of Dementia In Dogs   Who has experienced the dog or cat wanting to go outside, come back in repeat, multiple times, before? Whilst we all might laugh at memes such as this one, it often means that your pet may be suffering from canine cognitive dysfunction or dementia, which isn't [...]

Hendra Vaccine – Why Is It So Important?

Hendra Vaccine - Why Is It So Important? Hendra is a virus that has caused death in both people and horses. To date, the equine vaccine has been extremely successful at preventing this disease, with no vaccinated horse succumbing to the virus.  In this article, we describe Hendra and discuss the vaccine and [...]

Why is my cat peeing outside the cat litter box and how can I solve this problem?

If your cat is straining to urinate Take your cat to a vet immediately Why is my cat peeing outside the litter box and how can I solve this problem? Suddenly, your perfectly toilet-trained cat has decided the whole of its world (i.e. your house) is its toilet and has started peeing outside the litter box. [...]

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