Once your pet has reached around 8 years old they have reached their ‘golden years’. It is a time to be celebrated but also stage where we need to be a little more vigilant and keep a closer eye on them. As pets age they are at risk of suffering from a number of conditions- and they are not able to tell us. It is up to you as their owner and us as their health care giver to make sure they are not suffering in silence. It is essenital that your pet has a wellness check every 6 months. Remember this is the equivalent of a human going to the doctor every 3-4 years! Prevention is much better than cure, so we like to pick up small changes early before they become big problems. 32% of dogs die from cancer. Females are 3 times more likely to get cancer. […]
We are very excited to be able to offer a more comprehensive in-house blood monitoring system. We have just upgraded to the IDEXX Catalyst and Lasercyte system which will make diagnosis, monitoring and treatment of your pet much efficient.
Danielle has taken a team out to Burringurrah to conduct a desexing clinic as part of the Aboriginal Dog Health Program. The aim of the program is to reduce dog numbers through desexing as well as improve the health of the pets in the community. There has been a huge response to the program and a significant drop in unwanted dog numbers.
We are now have the equipment to perform complex orthopaedic surgery at Coral Coast Vets. Danielle has attended a number of conferences and training programs to keep up to date with the latest techniques in this field.
Emma has enrolled to study Acupuncture with the Chi Institute in 2012. We look forward to being able to offer our clients holistic and natural therapies in conjunction with more traditional medicine.
The 5 star Pet Owner Reward Program is designed to acknowledge and reward owners who provide first class health care for their pet. Members receive bonuses and rewards throughout the year. To become a 5 star pet owner your pet must have: Annual Vaccination & Heartworm prevention Quarterly Worm Treatment Monthly Flea Treatment Be fed a super premium pet food such as Advance, Royal Canin, Hills or Tuckertime Be desexed Memberships are awarded at the end of each year. If you think you qualify for this reward please ask as and we can determine your eligibility. Every pet deserves a 5 star pet owner- ASK US TODAY!!