Ethylene Glycol – A fatal ingredient for your pet

Ethylene Glycol – A fatal ingredient for your pet

Antifreeze, brake fluid and vehicle cooling system ingredients… what do they have in common? A FATAL ingredient for your pet. Have you ever heard of Ethylene Glycol? At Animal Emergency Service, we are far too familiar with the name and it literally makes our heart...

Killing with Kindness

The Importance of Maintaining a Healthy Diet and Lifestyle By Ashleigh Ehrmann There is no question regarding how much we, as Australians adore our pets. They are being treated more like children than ever before and nothing makes us happier than a well loved pet!...

Back to school? Help your pet beat the blues

Back to school and back to work. The fun of the holidays are over and the hustle and bustle of our busy daily lives has resumed. What was once a house full of energy is now all but a memory and reality of normal daily life has hit. Are you ready? Even more...
EASTER: CHOCOLATES AND YOUR PET – A DEADLY COMBINATION

EASTER: CHOCOLATES AND YOUR PET – A DEADLY COMBINATION

As we brace ourselves and make plans for a fun filled easter weekend, let’s make sure a trip the veterinary emergency unit isn’t part of that plan. Easter poses many threats to our furry friends in the form of delicious but deadly treats including...

DANGEROUS HOUSEHOLD HIDING PLACES – More common than you think

By Dr. Clare Peterson Being decedents of desert animals, cats exhibit heat seeking behaviours as they are hard-wired to  thrive in more toasty climates. These behaviours include seeking out that one patch of sun to stretch out in, crawling onto their owners comfy lap...