Wahroonga
discussing cats health with cat peeking from a tree
12
Dec

How to care for your cat’s health in summer

When summer rolls around, so too do the need to pay particular attention to your cat’s health. Here at Wahroonga’s Fox Valley Animal Hospital, we do what we can to ensure your cat stays in perfect feline health all year round. We show you how to care for your cat’s health in...
puppy with sydney vet
27
Nov

How do you know you have the right vet for your pet?

A common misconception with pet owners is that your local vet is the best option. This isn’t always the case. Getting to a vet fast in an emergency is important, but what happens if the pet care you receive is not up to scratch, then the speed in which you reach it won’t change a...
labrador happy at dog beach
27
Nov

Thinking of taking a trip to the dog beach?

Thinking of taking a trip to the dog beach? Fox Valley Animal Hospital of Wahroonga has you covered.    Summer holidays for many means taking your dog to the beach. Whether you are venturing to the Northern Beaches of Sydney, taking a day trip to the Central Coast or going either...
australian wildlife - a possum
27
Nov

Playing pet-safe with Australian wildlife in your garden

Staying pet-safe is a super important part of living in this lush, green area of Wahroonga. We know that we intersect with all manner of Australian wildlife. This can include a multitude of reptiles, insects and marsupials. For the safety of your family pet and the wildlife and...
27
Nov

How to keep your dog safe in your garden

As Wahroonga vets enjoying the leafy green of the area with our own pets, we know dogs and gardens are a fun combination. There’s backyard cricket with the kids. Dogs love catching a few rays in the sun or having a snooze under a favourite tree. They also make great places for...
sydney dogs in bali
20
Aug

Pet cafes and dog’s day out at the pub: The life of Sydney dogs

Sydney dogs are on the move! There’s been a growing movement towards taking our pets everywhere. Right now, your very own Dr Alex is winging his way through Europe with his trusty adopted greyhound, Neneh Cherry, by his side. But what should you consider when participating?...
Wahroonga vet nurses help with fearful dogs
20
Aug

When pet anxiety reigns: what do you with a fearful dog

Our Wahroonga vet nurses are passionate about helping fearful dogs overcome anxiety. We’ve talked about pet anxiety at our vet clinic before- and now we’re taking a deeper dive into fearful dogs. Some dogs will continue to be fearful all their life. It might come from their...
pet anxiety
20
Aug

Understanding pet anxiety and how it manifests

Pet anxiety can come out in some strange ways, yet it’s surprisingly common. Every single mammal on the planet understands fear. It’s a situational response we have that allows us to consider, respond to and plan for danger. But what of anxiety? And specifically, what of...
senior cat
31
Jul

How to keep your senior cat happy and healthy

We’ve talked about senior pets and dogs– so now it’s time for senior cat advice. A senior cat is a wonderful pet to have. Cats are wonderfully self-assured animals with lovely personalities. Adopting a cat of all kinds of ages is usually a positive experience. But like any...
senior pets
02
Jul

Prevention is better than cure with senior pets

We continue looking at senior pets on our vet clinic blog. Last blog, we talked about signs you may see in your senior dog of ill-health or a loss of mobility. Today, our Wahroonga vet clinic looks at what you can do to support your doggy senior with some simple changes in...