Poisoning of Livestock

Poisoning of Livestock

Written by Dr Phil Rennie of Tauranga Te Puna Katikati Papamoa Village Vets Sporadically during most years’ vets are called to investigate sudden illnesses and unexpected deaths in otherwise healthy animals. While they can occur at any time of year, summertime is not...
Keeping our pets safe in the home

Keeping our pets safe in the home

There’s been some media attention lately around salt lamps and the harm they can do to your pet. Cats and dogs are known to like salty things and sodium poisoning can cause plenty of unwanted outcomes. In extreme cases it can be life threatening, as explained in this...
Preventing pet poisonings

Preventing pet poisonings

By Dr Elisia Jones – Tauranga, Te Puna, Katikati, Papamoa Village Vets Rats, mice, slugs and snails, none of us like these around our homes and gardens. However, our attempts to rid ourselves of these pests can cause harm to our pets. Using bait safely Bait should...