Is Grain-Free Pet Food Harming Your Dog Or Cat?

Is Grain-Free Pet Food Harming Your Dog Or Cat? Grain-free pet food seems to be the new buzz for dog diets at the moment. Forget “raw food” and “kibble”. It’s all about the grain-free. However, grain-free has a dark and dirty secret. It isn't quite the pet food that you thought it was [...]

Hey Doc: What’s The Best Teeth Care For My Pet?

Hey Doc: What's The Best Teeth Care For My Pet? Teeth care for our pets is the topic for this tutorial. Dr Leigh is joined by Dr Aaron Forsayeth from Advanced Animal Dentistry. This tutorial will cover: 1. Does my dog or cat need a dental cleaning? 2. Reasons why your pet needs [...]

Hey Doc: Ask Dr Leigh Free Vet Advice

Hey Doc: Ask Dr Leigh Free Vet Advice Do you have a burning question about your animal's health that you want answered? On the first Tuesday of every month Dr Leigh answers your questions for free in the series Hey Doc: Ask The Vet With Dr Leigh series. You're free to ask any question about [...]

Who’s At Fault: The Aggressive Dog Or The Pet Owner?

Understanding The Aggressive Dog The media is full of stories about the aggressive dog that has attacked a person, child, or another dog. We are frequently exposed to the dog fight at the park, even scuffles at the local cafe when a dog sitting quietly is attacked by one walking past. Dog fights [...]

What Is Vaccine Titre Testing For Dogs? Is It Worthwhile?

When Is Titre Testing For Dogs Better Than Vaccination? There is no doubt that the vaccination of our dogs has markedly improved their health and welfare leading to prolonged lifespans. However, there are many who are now saying that we have cause for concern and should in fact be limiting vaccination and instead, [...]

Dog Vaccination: Is Annual Or Triennial Best?

Do We Need To Vaccinate Our Dogs Yearly? A yearly dog vaccination and health examination have been the norm for dog parents for as long as most of us can remember. However, as time evolves, research is conducted and products improve, we now realise that the need for a yearly C3 vaccination may [...]

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. The real reason that veterinarians are [...]

Ask Us Anything With Dr Ari Ende Of Vet Around

Ever Wondered About Using A Mobile Home Visit Vet? Many of us are like the idea of using a mobile home visit vet to care for our pets.But is it a good idea?What kind of treatment can mobile vets offer and would we be better off heading into a clinic instead?Maybe you like the idea [...]

Why Is Cost Of Vet Care So Expensive?

Why Is The Cost Of Vet Care So Expensive? When your animal falls sick or is injured and you need to seek veterinary attention, it can seem like the cost of vet care is prohibitive. Especially if you are comparing your pet's vet care with your own health care costs. In this article, [...]

When To Call The Vet

How To Know When To Call The Vet? Sometimes it can be difficult to know when to call the vet for their advice verse waiting and monitoring your pet or horse for a bit longer. In reality, if you are thinking about and perhaps asking others this question, then really you do need [...]