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Why what you feed your pet makes all the difference

Pet food is a difficult area to navigate as a pet owner. Cats may get a bad reputation about being fussy eaters, but you’d think from your dogs’ interest in all kinds of foods that their diet isn’t something you need to put much effort into. Yet the food you serve can have a...
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Common cat behavioural issues and what to do about them

All animals can have quirks. But what do you do when your it’s looking less like quirks and more like cat behavioural issues in your house? Like anyone, when you’re dealing with behaviour related issues, cats need guidance, support and potentially extra help. You as a cat owner...
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How to keep your family cat safe in the garden

Your family cat may seem like a tough cookie, but they still need to take care. Especially in the garden. Having them participate safely and happily in family life can be a challenge when outdoor time is involved. Cats have a specific set of dangers that you might want to...
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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...

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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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Signs of ageing and special health needs in your senior pet

A senior dog is an excuse to payback all the wonderful things they have given you over the years. Think of all those waggly-tailed welcomes, snuggles on a cold day and times when your dog knew when you needed some fur-therapy. Old age for your dog means changes to most facets of...