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BOAS Surgery for Brachycephalic Dogs

Brachycephalic Obstructive Airway (BOAS) Surgery in Brachycephalic Dogs If one of your fur babies is a Pug, Bulldog, Frenchie or any other “squishy face” breed, you probably already know something about Brachycephalic Obstructive Airway Syndrome (BOAS) caused by their unique internal skull structures that make these breeds different from their long nose relatives. 👉 If…

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Hydrotherapy for Dogs

Why Hydrotherapy – Underwater Treadmill is not for all Dogs

Underwater Treadmill or Hydrotherapy for Dogs is not a complete Rehabilitation Program We get regular enquiries from people who have been advised to book their dogs in for Underwater Treadmill therapy (hydrotherapy) to assist in recovery after orthopaedic surgery or other musculo-skeletal conditions. While aquatic therapies such as Underwater Treadmill (UWTM) or pool swimming can…

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Dog Cruciate Surgery Rehabilitation

How to prepare for your dog’s cruciate surgery

  What You Need to Know when Your Dog needs Cruciate Surgery If you’re like most people your first question is likely to be, “Well Doctor, How much is that going to cost”? However – although cost is important, it’s not the only question you should ask. Why? As people who get asked “How much…

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Dog Spey Prices

Desexing Prices – Why they can vary a lot

Are you preparing to desex your Pet? We hope this article helps you make an informed decision.

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Brachycephalic Airway Syndrome (BOAS) in Flat Faced Dogs

The changing face of Brachycephalic Breed dogs – Bulldogs, Pugs, Frenchies & Boxers Breeds such as Pugs, Bulldogs, French bulldogs and Boxers are prone to a range of health problems, many of which are related to their short skulls and other characteristic features. Breeding over the years has changed skeletal structures in their skulls resulting…

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Pumpkin In Pet Food

Why Pumpkin is Good for Dogs and Cats

Who would have thought this humble vegetable has so many health benefits for Dogs and cats.

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Veterinary Diagnosis

Diagnosis vs Symptomatic Treatment in Pets

Why understanding the difference between Symptomatic Treatment and a Diagnosis is important When we first see a sick or unwell animal it’s not uncommon to take the approach of treating the symptoms and seeing how your pet responds to that treatment. The purpose of this being to remove any immediate pain or discomfort your pet…

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Dog Rehabilitation Surgery

Spinal Surgery AfterCare for Your Dog?

Are you prepared for your dog’s spinal surgery aftercare? Spinal surgery can cost several thousands of dollars however that cost is often only part of the cost that you may be looking at if your dog needs intensive aftercare rehabilitation. While some dogs recover fairly quickly with little aftercare other than confinement and simple daily…

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Titer Testing For Dogs

Titer Testing vs Vaccinations For Dogs

Are you concerned about Over-Vaccinating Your Dog? Consider Titer Testing instead. Regular Vaccinations has been the most significant contributing factor in the reduction of serious infectious diseases among our canine companions. Thanks to effective vaccines we now see far less of the core diseases – Canine Hepatitis, Distemper and Parvovirus in everyday practice and deaths…

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Dog Arthritis

Diagnosing Arthritis in Dogs

Did you know one of the most commonly diagnosed conditions especially in older dogs is Osteo-arthritis?

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