Category: Common diseases

Zoonotic disease
Post

Zoonotic disease

What is zoonotic disease? Zoonotic disease, or zoonoses, are diseases or infections that can pass between humans and animals, and can be serious conditions. Examples include salmonellosis, avian flu, Hendra virus, leptospirosis, rabies and lyssavirus. Why should I know zoonotic disease? Knowing what conditions to be on the lookout for can help keep both you...

Parvovirus
Post

Parvovirus

Much like humans, our pets can often fall into the trap of becoming a little larger around the middle than is desirable. Although

Arthritis in pets
Post

Arthritis in pets

Much like humans, our pets can often fall into the trap of becoming a little larger around the middle than is desirable. Although

Sydney Leptospirosis Outbreak – Is your pet at Risk?
Post

Sydney Leptospirosis Outbreak – Is your pet at Risk?

I’m sure some of you might have heard or seen the recent news articles about the deadly bacterial disease outbreak, leptospirosis, in Sydney. Over the past few weeks, Dr Joe and Dr Katy, have been keeping up-to-date with the reports and wanted to ease any uncertainty you might have. The information: 6 confirmed cases of Leptospirosis...

en_AUEnglish (Australia)