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Can Dogs Eat Cooked Bones? (the dangers of cooked bones)

Can Dogs Eat Cooked Bones? (the dangers of cooked bones)

Dogs love chewing bones. It's a wonderful workout for their jaws, as well as a rich source of nutrients from the bone marrow. It also assists to keep their teeth clean. But did you know that some bones are hazardous to our beloved pets? A common question dog owners...

Flowers And Plants That Are Toxic To Dogs And Cats: A Guide

Flowers And Plants That Are Toxic To Dogs And Cats: A Guide

Our pets are notorious for eating things they shouldn't, even plants and flowers aren't safe from them! Unfortunately, there are a number of common flowers and plants that are toxic to dogs and cats. We've compiled a list of flora harmful to our pets and their...

Heat Stroke In Dogs: A Guide To Symptoms And Treatment

Heat Stroke In Dogs: A Guide To Symptoms And Treatment

Heat stroke is a life-threatening illness Heat stroke is a serious, sometimes fatal illness affecting every pet. When temperatures rise during the summer months, so do cases of heat stroke in dogs and cats. Unfortunately, many pet owners are unaware of the fact their...

Milk Fever In Dogs (causes, symptoms, treatment and prevention)

Milk Fever In Dogs (causes, symptoms, treatment and prevention)

It's an exciting (and stressful) time finding out your dog is pregnant and taking care of them. Even after she's delivered her pups there is still so much to know and do to help them. Milk fever in dogs, a common condition that can threaten nursing mums' lives, is one...

Hand Sanitiser: Potential Pet Poisoner

Hand Sanitiser: Potential Pet Poisoner

Hand sanitiser is now a commonplace household item found in homes, cars, handbags, and offices. While hand sanitiser is great at killing germs there is a lot of misinformation around its potential danger to pets. Having the right information is essential when the...

COVID-19 Emergency Information For Vets

COVID-19 Emergency Information For Vets

Information For Vet Practices During The COVID-19 Pandemic This page has been put together for vet practices to keep up-to-date on what their clients should do in a pet emergency during the coronavirus (COVID-19 ) pandemic as it unfolds in Australia. Last updated:...