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Could my dog be incontinent?

Did you know that some female dogs can become incontinent as they age? The condition is known as urethral sphincter mechanism incompetence (USMI), and this is just a fancy medical term used to describe a weak control of the muscles … Continue reading

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Can my pet get the flu?

It’s a common question: can my pet get the flu? The answer is yes but unlike in humans, there isn’t typically a flu season for dogs and cats and infection can occur year round.

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Do You Know What To Do If A Snake Bites?

Dogs and cats are adventurous creatures, and at this time of year, they can occasionally be found harassing a snake.

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Do pets get heart disease?

Absolutely! Heart disease is not uncommon in dogs and cats, and knowing what to look out for is important as it can really make a difference to your pet’s life.

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Does Parasite Prevention Confuse You?

Parasite prevention can get pretty confusing, but it’s an important part of responsible pet care. The start of a new year is always a good time to make sure your pet is up to date with their parasite prevention and … Continue reading

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Phoenix & The Bird Seed

Phoenix presented to the clinic with vomiting and bird seed seen in the faeces he had eaten that morning and otherwise seemed absolutely fine. It had been a couple days prior to coming to the clinic that the Phoenix’s pet … Continue reading

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Keeping An Eye On The Eyes

When it comes to your pet’s eyes, if you think you can see a problem, chances are, there probably is one. Eye issues can be serious and that’s why it is always best to have your pet assessed as soon … Continue reading

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Introducing Our Royal Canin Loyalty Program!

Exciting news for our clients who feed their pets Royal Canin! We now have the Animal First Loyalty program available here at Pet Doctors. After purchasing 10 bags of biscuits or 10 packs of wet food you will receive your … Continue reading

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5 Steps To Better Dental Health

There are five big steps that can make all the difference to your pet’s dental health:

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Is My Dog or Cat Too Old For A Dental Procedure?

It is very common for us to see an older pet with dental disease but many people can be reluctant to pursue a dental procedure as they are worried about their senior pet having to undergo an anaesthetic.

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