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  • Equine Gastroscope Day

    Feb 23 2022

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    Do you think your horse might have ulcers?   If your horse has unexplained: -weight loss -poor coat quality -behavioural changes -mild colic -inappetance -failure to thrive -poor performance  …

  • Parasites

    Jan 05 2022

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      When we talk about parasites, it can cover a broad range of little creatures that make home on our pets. Some parasites can go un-noticed for a long period…

  • Anxiety during thunderstorms

    Jan 05 2022

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    For some dogs, storms can be a very scary event. It is thought to be that they can sense the changes in air pressure, and they have more sensitive hearing…

  • Ingestion of rat baits

    Jul 15 2021

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    Australia wide seems to have been affected by the increasing numbers of rats and mice. They are seeking out warmth and food in any area possible, which may include barns…

  • Winter exercise for dogs

    Jun 16 2021

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    During the colder days, it’s so easy to grab your favourite blanket and snuggle up in front of the fireplace with a hot drink. But what about our fur baby…

  • Recognizing pain and discomfort in animals

    Apr 28 2021

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    It is expected that animals experience pain even if they cannot exactly perceive or communicate it in the same way people do, but recognising pain or discomfort in animals is…

  • Pet Rabbits

    Mar 31 2021

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    Rabbits make great pets. General care for rabbits includes appropriate housing, exercise, socialisation and a specific diet. Some breeds of rabbits, particularly the longer haired rabbits, may require daily grooming.…

  • Chocolate doesn’t mix with dogs

    Mar 11 2021

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    April brings around the celebration of Easter, which many people will recognise as a holiday of religious significance and others will celebrate the arrival of the Easter Bunny and chocolate.…

  • Australian Bat Lyssavirus (ABLV)

    Mar 11 2021

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    There are approximately 90 species of bats living within the borders of Australia, a small portion of the 1240 species identified from around the world. The Australian bats range in…

  • Feline Immunodeficiency Virus (FIV)

    Feb 24 2021

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    FIV (Feline immunodeficiency Virus) is a disease that is transmitted from bite wounds by infected cats. The wounds are contaminated by the saliva of the infected cat and the virus…