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  • Snake bites

    Jan 23 2020

    By Dr Russell Dyer   In Australia there may be 60,000 cases of snake bites per year of dogs and cats. Up to 15,000 deaths of pets may occur. Climate…

  • Barry’s Blog

    Jan 23 2020

    It’s been a bit of a gruesome 7 days. A grass seed here. A swollen joint there. I’ve been watching everyone from a different angle every day. We have had…

  • Barry’s Blog

    Jan 16 2020

    Another exciting week at home! I hope everyone has been staying safe with all these fires and smoke around. My Humans here have been not letting Pearl and I outside…

  • Barry’s Blog

    Jan 09 2020

    Another wonderful week at the Gisborne Vet Clinic. My home 🙂 Pearl & I had a delicious breakfast today.  We also have a box in our room with some interesting…

  • Mental health and well-being of your Veterinarian

    Jan 08 2020

    At the Gisborne Veterinary Clinic, we are so fortunate to have passionate and dedicated nurses and vets. Many veterinarians have wanted to be vets since they were young children and…

  • Barry’s Blog

    Jan 02 2020

    WELCOME TO 2020!!!!! I was having such a great time on my holiday that I didn’t get around to one last blog for 2019. Well, a new year, a new…

  • Barry’s Blog

    Dec 19 2019

    This week, I’ve kept it quiet because in this heat, it is the best thing to do. Don’t become too active because it’s harder to cool down. Stay hydrated. Next…

  • Barry’s Blog

    Dec 12 2019

    This week has been interesting. More goats. Well just one goat but it makes a change around here. The humans get quite excited about seeing strange animals in here. Luckily…

  • Preventing heat stress in pets

    Dec 05 2019

    PREVENTING HEAT STRESS IN PETS Warmer weather is on its way so please be alert to the potential danger to your pets of heatstroke (also known as heat stress). Heatstroke…

  • Barry’s Blog

    Dec 05 2019

    Another week has gone by and it’s so much closer to Christmas. I wish I could go meet Santa. That beard of his would be so much fun to dig…