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Why Your Pet Needs a Pedicure Too
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Why Your Pet Needs a Pedicure Too

As we step into summer, it’s time to get those feet ready to hit the beach and book in a pedicure. But have you thought about a pedi for your pooch too? They need grooming just us much as we do. Here are some reasons why it’s so important…. Pets need their nails cut too...

Sydney Leptospirosis Outbreak – Is your pet at Risk?
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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...

A Regular Dental is More Than Just a Teeth Clean
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A Regular Dental is More Than Just a Teeth Clean

For most of us, when we think about dental care for ourselves, we think about going for a check-up, having our teeth and gums inspected, having the plaque and tartar removed and getting a good lesson in how to maintain our dental health at home with brushing and flossing. So for our pets, it should...

Strange things my cat does
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Strange things my cat does

Why do cats purr and miaow? Cats can vibrate a special set of muscles in their throat, and this is what makes a lovely purring sound. As with most animal sounds, purring is a way of your cat communicating with you. Mother cats purr to their kittens as a lullaby, and kittens purr back to...

Vaccination: Sense or Nonsense? How, when and with what?
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Vaccination: Sense or Nonsense? How, when and with what?

Vaccination causes a lot of controversy amongst its supporters and opponents. This article will provide some clarity when it comes to vaccinations. Which ones you’re your pet need, and when? And what are the advantages and disadvantages? Why Vaccinate? Vaccination against certain pathogens is mainly done for the purpose of prevention. Both to protect an...