Skin and coat irritations in cats and dogs

Skin and coat irritations in cats and dogs

Is your cat or dog itching and scratching? Yes, it may be that you have a flea issue to deal with (in that case, head to your vet clinic for some treatment) however there are a number of reasons why your pet may have a skin or coat irritation, fleas only being one of...
Top Tips: Pet Obesity

Top Tips: Pet Obesity

Written by the team at our Katikati clinic Obesity has become a huge problem for today’s pets. Often it stems from us loving them too much and wanting to give them the very best. Sometimes animals can also have underlying health conditions that can cause them to gain...
Top Tips: Chronic kidney disease and your cat

Top Tips: Chronic kidney disease and your cat

Written by Vet Nurse Rose from our Papamoa clinic Kidney disease is a very common condition in older cats. Healthy kidneys filter blood to maintain fluid, acid-base and electrolyte balance, and remove toxins and waste. Cats with chronic kidney disease (CKD) have a...