July 16, 2019

Vomiting in dogs: What to do when your dog throws up

Vomiting in dogs is a pretty common occurrence. Chances are you’ve seen yours getting ill a number of times. The question to ask is, is he […]
July 10, 2019

Seizures in dogs: symptoms, triggers and what to do when your dog starts having a seizure

Witnessing your dog have a seizure has to be one of the scariest things for a pet owner to go through. It can be traumatizing for […]
June 30, 2019

Burns: types of burns and how to treat them

It’s a scene that can happen in any home. You’re cooking supper and take a pot of boiling water off the stove, Fido runs under your […]
June 30, 2019

Dog bites: what causes dogs to bite, how to prevent being bitten, and what to do if you are bitten

Home treatment or an emergency trip to the vet or doctor? We’re here to help. Even though dogs are man’s best friends, they can behave unpredictably, […]
June 22, 2019

Snake Bites – All You Need to Know

Image source – barkpost.com Spring is here and with it comes warmer weather, colourful flowers, longer days, and the end of hibernation! Yes, unfortunately the warmer […]
June 18, 2019

Biliary in dogs and cats: symptoms and how to treat tick bite fever

Biliary (also known as tick bite fever) in dogs is the number one infectious disease affecting dogs in South Africa, and is potentially fatal if left […]
June 18, 2019

Ear infections in dogs: How to diagnose and treat them

Ear infections in dogs are extremely common. In fact, it is estimated that 20% of all dogs will experience an ear infection at some point in […]
June 4, 2019

Parvo in dogs and cats: all you need to know about prevention and treatment

You’ve heard the name and you know it’s something you really don’t want your pets to get, but what exactly is parvo? And are all diagnosed […]
June 3, 2019

Joint health this WINTER. By Dr. Megan Kelly

As the weather gets colder our pets with arthritis seem to stiffen up and become less mobile. Why is this? There is no conclusive evidence but it is […]
May 11, 2019

What to do if your dog is choking

Dogs are chewers – and curious creatures too. Put the two together and choking can become a serious reality if you’re not careful. What you do […]
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