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We explore how to keep your new kitten (or adult cat) healthy and happy in our recent article, the A–Z of kitten care.
Cats vomit. But what’s normal and what’s not. In our recent article we explore why cat’s vomit and what we can do about it.
The treatment shouldn’t be worse than the disease
Here’s one way to give a dog oral medication.
Dogs and bones… they’re like mac and cheese or hipsters and beards. They just go together. But should they? Is giving your dog a bone a good idea?
Louise's top tips for bunny health.
Test your guinea pig knowledge.
If you've heard about cat parvo in the news recently and ended up feeling confused and worried, get the plain facts here.
Acupuncture is coming to Elwood Vet. Starting on the 27 March, Dr Jennifer Robinson will be offering acupuncture treatments every Tuesday (10am – 3pm).
Looking at the stats, up to 33,000 cats in Australia are diabetic (that's around one in every 100)
Gut stasis is both common and extremely serious (even life-threatening). But it's mostly preventable.
Who doesn't love an old dog? But some of their habits can be challenging. Night time wandering is a common thing in old dogs. We explore it in our latest Dog Stuff page.
Scratching the itch.
We're all about creating positive patient experiences. So we've gone and found the very best in cat accommodation – the Ethipet cat habitat.
Merry Christmas! Keep your goodies guarded!!
Yep, we have venomous snakes living happily in Elwood. Read all about them here
Just the talking about fleas can induce scratching. But do you need to treat your pet for fleas?
Guinea pigs make cool pets, but they're super sensitive to heat stress. Learn about keeping pigs cool here
Vaccinations are the most effective way of preventing infectious disease (aside from living in a bubble). But does your pet need vaccination every year?
Did you know that dogs and cats can donate blood and save another pet's life?
Elwood, get ready for something special...