Dog walking dangers: Paralysis ticks

Dog walking dangers: Paralysis ticks

The glorious warm weather is ideal for taking your dog out walking, but it is also when you are more likely to have to deal with the dangers of paralysis ticks. And the risk extends to your cats and other pets too. Here our guest contributor Dr. Tegan Hunt, Emergency...
How does my Vet treat snake envenomation?

How does my Vet treat snake envenomation?

In this article, our guest contributor Dr. Tegan Hunt, Emergency Veterinarian, explains how your Vet will treat a pet that has been diagnosed with snake envenomation. Positive snake envenomation diagnosis In my previous article I discussed how your Veterinarian would...
How to calm a dog during fireworks

How to calm a dog during fireworks

Firework displays and thunderstorms are often a source of anxiety for dogs and make them difficult to calm. Some may be reduced to a shivering wreck behind the couch. While others may take to incessant barking as they try to deal with the intense noise and unusual...
Dog Boarding Dural vs Dog Minding vs Pet Sitting

Dog Boarding Dural vs Dog Minding vs Pet Sitting

 Boarding Dural vs Dog Minding vs Pet Sitting  (Part 4 of 4) The Final Decision: Dog Boarding in Dural or Pet Care in My Home?  In the first three parts of this series, we covered the pros and cons of dog minders in Dural, dog boarding kennels in Sydney and pet...