With summer just around the corner and our beautiful country to explore, many of us will be thinking about heading away from home. When you have a pet, there’s plenty of things to think about and plan for before packing your bags!
Kidney disease is a very common condition in older cats. There is no cure for this, but with early detection, good care and a good quality kidney care diet you can help your pet maintain a great quality of life.
Coming into summer the weather is much warmer, and there are some things we need to know to keep our pets enjoying the summertime like ourselves.
Obesity has become a huge problem for today’s pets. Weight gain in animals is often viewed as cute and innocent but it can cause some serious health conditions if not addressed. Admittedly it can be hard to resist the puppy dog eyes as they stare up at us at the dinner table but for their health, resisting is often in their best interest!
Tauranga, Te Puna, Katikati and Papamoa Village Vets are giving your pet the chance to lose big, while giving you the chance to win big!
One of the most common things we hear is owners not wanting to transport their anxious cats to the vets. Please know we are always here to help, and that bringing your cat in to see us needn’t be a stressful situation!
Our pets are now living healthier and longer lives than ever before. However just like us humans, our pets present similar age-related changes as they grow older.
Companion animal vets commonly see older cats suffering from similar symptoms. Owners often think these changes are just due to old age. However, cats showing these symptoms may be suffering from a treatable disease.
As we enter the winter months this year, many of our dogs will start to feel worsening of their aches and pains due to arthritis.
Do you have kids who love animals and are looking for things to do?