Parvo Virus. New Strains
Posted on 05-06-2013

In the late 70s and early 80s all dog owners dreaded any news of the new disease called parvo virus. This new disease has been with us ever since but to a large extent has been controlled by vaccinati....

Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury
Posted on 02-05-2013

ACL (anterior cruciate ligament) injury is a common occurrence in medium and large breed dogs, but can also be seen in smaller breeds. The ACL is a very important part of the knee structure, a....

Posted on 07-12-2012

Euthanasia as a subject for discussion is a potential minefield . It is a very personal issue for everyone involved. Euthanasia originates as a Greek word and refers to a gentle or kind death. As ....

Feline Veterinary Visits
Posted on 06-20-2012

Cats generally find any change stressfull . The top of the list of stress inducers for many cats is a visit to their veterinary hospital. Many owners realise that their cat is going to be str....

Dentistry for Cardiac Health
Posted on 06-07-2012

This is my very first blog and I wanted to discuss something which is close to my heart , simply cardiac health. Small dogs get a disproportionate amount of dental disease relative to large breeds....