Dogs

12 07, 2020

Our pets in their twilight years

By |July 12th, 2020|Cats, Dogs|0 Comments

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.

5 06, 2020

Let’s ease the pains of aging

By |June 5th, 2020|Cats, Dogs|0 Comments

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.

18 02, 2020

Top Tips: Training your puppy

By |February 18th, 2020|Dogs|0 Comments

Taking on a new puppy can be in equal parts exciting and daunting. A badly behaved puppy will soon turn into a not-so-well behaved dog, which can have serious consequences. We’ve compiled a list of Top Tips, to help steer you in the right direction when training your puppy.

9 02, 2020

Top Tips: Staying safe in the summer

By |February 9th, 2020|Cats, Dogs, Uncategorized|0 Comments

We have all been feeling the heat lately, including our pets. Here are some safety tips to help our pets get through summer.

2 02, 2020

The story of little Molly – why having pet insurance paid off in a big way!

By |February 2nd, 2020|Dogs|0 Comments

A very unfortunate event, just before Christmas has turned into a long but successful recovery for little Molly, a gorgeous Pomeranian cross puppy.

Tracey arrived with Molly at our Tauranga clinic entrance just as our doors were opening at 8 am – a few days out from Christmas.

Molly had jumped out of Tracey’s arms as she was putting her down, but landed in a funny way when she did so. “She let out a yelp

23 01, 2020

Great recovery follows surgery – with a bit of help from a fellow canine

By |January 23rd, 2020|Dogs|0 Comments

Cooper came to us before Christmas in not very good shape, however we are pleased to report that after a big surgery and a bit of help from a fellow canine he is back to his normal self.

1 12, 2019

Top tips: Dental Health in cats and dogs

By |December 1st, 2019|Cats, Dogs|0 Comments

Just like us, our pets are at risk of dental disease. Plaque (the furry feeling on our teeth) is a bacterium that grows and if left on the teeth it calcifies and turns rock hard into tartar. On average 80% of cats and dogs have a degree of dental disease by the age of 3 years.

1 11, 2019

Keep pets happy and calm this Guy Fawkes

By |November 1st, 2019|Cats, Dogs|0 Comments

Guy Fawkes can certainly be an enjoyable event, however this time of year can also be a very traumatic time for our pets, there’s no doubt about that.

15 10, 2019

Back to back emergency C-sections make for a busy day at the office

By |October 15th, 2019|Dogs, Sheep, Uncategorized|0 Comments

It was all hands on deck on Tuesday last week, with not one but two emergency C-Sections performed successfully in the space of a couple of hours. The lives of both the animals (a sheep and a Rottweiler cross) depended on the emergency C-sections and it’s fair to say what started as a relatively quiet Tuesday morning turned into a very unique situation.

29 09, 2019

Early socialisation of puppies

By |September 29th, 2019|Dogs|0 Comments

Early socialisation is vital to ensure a balanced and well-behaved adult dog – current thinking is that many young dogs are put down because of behavioural problems that could be prevented by early socialisation.

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