Beginner Domestic Bird Care Suggestions

How A Veterinary Hospital Is Different To Your Regular Vet And Why That Matters

Animals are a constant source of joy and entertainment for those lucky enough to have the space and resources to keep them happy. Unfortunately, just like their human owners, pets get sick, suffer chronic conditions, or sustain an injury that requires urgent medical attention. You might assume that your regular vet has all the proper equipment to keep your pet alive and make them better but, depending on the severity of the problem, that is not always true.   Read More...

Symptoms Of Dehydration In Your Dog That Should Have You Rush To A Vet Clinic

If you have been under the impression that Fido is only at the threat of becoming dehydrated during the summer, you are grossly mistaken. Much as in humans, dogs become dehydrated when their intake of electrolytes and water has dropped. This can further be compounded by losing excessive amounts of fluid, such as via sweating during the summer, but it does not mean that heat exclusively leads to dehydration. Dehydration can occur due to illness, forgetting to put water out for your pet and other unfortunate reasons.   Read More...

How Are Vets Affected By Coronavirus?

While the global pandemic has shut down many businesses across the world, there are still a few essential services open across Australia. Some of those services include veterinary clinics, and many are being overrun due to an increased number of people staying home and walking their dogs, playing with their cats and just generally being around their favourite animals. From broken bones to bites from other pets, what is a severe enough injury to warrant taking your animal to the vet right now?   Read More...

Dog Food: 3 Tips to Help You Choose the Right Type for Your Four-Legged Buddy

Loyalty is everything in relationships, and canine friends rank highly in this. As a caring pet owner, you must keep your four-legged buddy nourished to enjoy their warmth and company. Feeding your puppies properly ensures you enjoy their company long enough. You need to consider several things when choosing your dog's diet. High Nutrition Value The need for proper canine nutrition cannot be overemphasised. Choosing dog food with the right nutrition value for your dogs requires you to consider their age, activity, breed, and reproductive status.   Read More...

Understanding Tooth Fractures In Dogs

Tooth fractures are a relatively common dental injury in dogs and typically occur due to chewing on hard objects, such as bones or rocks, or as a result of trauma. Fractures can damage the enamel on a tooth's crown or the root below the gum line. If left untreated, a fractured tooth can allow bacteria to infect the dentin, which is the soft tissue surrounding the root, and cause an abscess to form.   Read More...