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 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 […]
April 11, 2019

Spotty ate the Easter Bunny!

An article on chocolate toxicity in dogs By Dr Megan Kelly: Its Easter Sunday early morning and Mom is hiding the Easter eggs for the kids. […]
February 19, 2019

Is your hip dysplasia doggie getting enough glucosamine from his food? You probably need a supplement

By Leigh van den Berg, Lipgloss is my Life I spent most of January living with my folks and putting up with my parents (mom, I’m […]
February 6, 2019

Joint issues in dogs – the painful truth

Most dogs at some point in their lives will suffer with joint issues. While some breeds are more prone to joint problems, general health issues as […]
January 25, 2019

How often should we wash our dogs?

  You’re quite proud of the fact that you wash Juno once a week, but then why does she continue to suffer from dry skin? It […]