Staff Profile: Laura – PICU Nurse

Staff Profile: Laura – PICU Nurse

Laura Greenup Pet Intensive Care Unit Vet Nurse Certificate 4 Veterinary Nursing When did you join the Pet ICU? I joined Pet Intensive Care Unit (PICU) in April 2017 after working at Animal Emergency Service (AES) for four years. What drew you to helping animals? I...
International Day of Families

International Day of Families

The definition of family has evolved since the International Day of Families was established by the UN in 1993. Family may have a different meaning to each individual but it is still recognised as the basic units of society, and this is surely something to be...
A Guide to Managing the Storm-Phobic Pet

A Guide to Managing the Storm-Phobic Pet

The storm season can be a great cause of pet anxiety -here are some simple tips to help take the edge off. As the hot summer months approach, so too does storm season. If your dogs are anything like most (completely storm-phobic), you will be dreading the first storm...
The Importance of Pet Insurance

The Importance of Pet Insurance

Here at Animal Emergency Service, we see first-hand just how much people love their pets and the lengths they will go to when it comes to keeping them safe and healthy. However, we also see how overwhelming it can be when unexpected emergency vet bills add up to more...
Preventing Heat Stroke In Your Furry Family Member

Preventing Heat Stroke In Your Furry Family Member

When the weather heats up, it’s crucial we take care of the most vulnerable members of our family. Just like the very young and the very old, your pets are extremely susceptible to heat stress and heatstroke. The effects of heatstroke can be even worse on animals,...