Pet Obesity: Why it’s a problem for your pet

Pet Obesity: Why It's A Problem for Your Pet Our world is in the midst of a pet obesity crisis.  There are some pretty scary statistics when it comes to our pet's weight problems! According to the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention (APOP), nearly 59 per cent of cats and 54 per cent [...]

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 [...]

When To Call The Vet

How Do You Know When To Call the Vet? Dr Leigh providing an online consult to a client whose dog has a problem with a paw.   One of the most common questions many veterinarians are asked is: "When To Call The Vet? The simple answer I believe, is that if you are [...]

Chocolate Toxicity Calculator

If your dog has eaten chocolate, use our Chocolate Toxicity Calculator below to work out if your dog needs to see a veterinarian. Dogs love chocolate, but unfortunately chocolate contains the substance theobromine that is poisonous to them. Find out more about how chocolate is poisonous in our article Top Dangers For Pets In Autumn. [...]

Halloween Top Safety Tips To Keep Your Pet Safe

Top Safety tips to keep your pet safe at Halloween Halloween can be so much fun, but it can also be a time of the year that many pets really struggle to cope. Anxiety levels increase, poisonings occur, and pets get lost.  We have compiled some Halloween top safety tips to keep your [...]