Dr Jacqui Johnston Interview: Holland Park and Carina Veterinary Clinics

Dr Jacqui Johnston Interview: Holland Park and Carina Veterinary Clinics Dr Jacqui Johnstone BSc BVMS is a small animal vet in Brisbane who manages to juggle the demands as a veterinarian with that of a family with young children. Read on to hear about how Dr Jacqui was drawn to a career in veterinary [...]

Dr Teresa Priddle Interview: Petstock Mount Gambier Vet

My story of how I ended up as a vet in Mt Gambier I have always loved animals, especially horses, and ever since I can remember I always wanted to be a vet – except for a brief period when I wanted to be James Bond (according to a story I wrote in [...]

How to tell if you have a sick foal?

How to tell if you have a sick foal? Breeding horses is a long and expensive process so it's vital that you recognise if you have a sick foal. In this Hey Doc tutorial Dr Leigh will discuss what a normal foal looks like and how to recognise if you have a sick foal. The [...]

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 [kkstarratings] 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 [...]

Dog Vaccination: Is Annual Or Triennial Best?

Do We Need To Vaccinate Our Pets Yearly? A yearly dog vaccination and health examination has been the norm for dog parents for as long as I can remember.  Many people are now starting to question the need for this c5 vaccination.       Do we really need to vaccinate our dogs yearly? Do [...]

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 you have [...]

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 it [...]

Six Tips to Prepare for a New Kitten

What To Do When You Bring A New Kitten Home Welcoming a new kitten into your family is super exciting, they bring such joy and new mischief into your life. Many of us wonder what to do when you get a new kitten. It is a great idea to consider a few things to prepare for the [...]

Five Top Tips For Bringing Home A New Puppy

  Five Top Tips For Bringing Home A New Puppy Bringing home a new puppy is an exciting time. Depending on your home circumstances, there are things to consider to prepare for your new puppy’s arrival. Get your timing right Bringing home a puppy is exciting and daunting all at the same time. There is [...]