How To Recognise A Reverse Sneeze? Is My Dog Choking?

How To Recognise A Reverse Sneeze? Is My Dog Choking? The first time you hear your dog reverse sneeze you are bound to think they are choking or are in big trouble! Fortunately, for the majority of dogs, a reverse sneeze although noisy and scary is not going to kill your dog. It's a weird [...]

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 Ari Ende Of Vet Around

Have you wondered about using a mobile home visit vet? Many of you often ask me about using a mobile home visit vet to care for your pets. Is it a good idea? What kind of treatment can mobile vets offer?  Would a home visit vet be a good idea for my nervous [...]

Why Is Cost Of Vet Care So Expensive?

Why is the cost of vet care so expensive? Last week I posted a question on Facebook asking quite a sensitive question comparing the cost of vet care with the cost of human health care. The question I asked was why vets and doctors weren't held to the same standards when it came to saving [...]

Lilies and Cats: Find Out Are Lilies Poisonous To Cats?

Are Lilies Poisonous To Cats? I would hazard a guess that there aren't too many people that say that they don't like receiving a bouquet of flowers, but sometimes, that bouquet might contain lilies and sadly, some lilies are poisonous to cats. The key is knowing what are safe, and what are not.  [...]

Hip Dysplasia In Dogs: What Is It?

What Is Hip Dysplasia In Dogs? Does your dog seem sore in its hind end? Perhaps, he might have trouble getting up from lying down? Many of the questions that I get asked online by owners worried about their pets are about how they can cope with their dog that has 'sore hips'. [...]

PUPPY VACCINATIONS: What Vaccines Do Pups Need And When?

What Puppy Vaccinations Does My Dog Need? Puppy vaccinations are vitally important and will protect your dog's life from some really serious viral diseases. In this article, we explain what puppy vaccines are required and what vaccination protocol your dog will need. We explain what infectious diseases these dog vaccinations protect against. If [...]

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 [...]

Equine Wound Care – How To Prevent Proud Flesh

How to Care for Equine Wounds and Prevent Proud Flesh We see the blood....our hearts sink. Horse wounds are a horse owner's worst nightmare.  We all hear the horror stories of how long wounds take to heal, the money it costs, not to mention how trying to prevent proud flesh is nearly a full time [...]

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