You may often hear and see the term parasites and parasite protection when it comes to your furry family member. The term refers to the pesky critters than can infest your pet if their treatment is not up to date. Get to know the parasites that your pet is at risk from and learn how to properly protect them.
Dr James and Dr Kevin recently join our Ponsonby team as Veterinary Surgeons. Both have worked overseas including London and Queensland, and are passionate animal lovers. They look forward to meeting Ponsonby's patients as well as welcoming new clients.
With the shorter days and multiple layers of clothing, the last thing we want to do when getting home after a long day is go back outside into the cold and most likely wet weather. Our furry family members tend to feel this as well, however for their health, we need to keep them active — physically and mentally.
Your four-legged bestie jumps up to kiss you and say thank you, but your date is abruptly brought to an end by bad breath, red, swollen gums, and tartar build-up, followed by a bag of poop and a disappointing end to date night! Not ideal!
Our nursing team now offer a range of consults for all furry friends. One of the benefits of seeing a nurse for any vet concerns is that you can have one-on-one time to address your concerns and discuss them after seeing one of our vets.