Flip’s Stick Injury – Dangerous Dog Toys

Flip’s Stick Injury – Dangerous Dog Toys

Playing a fun game of fetch with your best friend is one of life’s simple pleasures and not one you’d expect to end in the emergency hospital. It may still come as a surprise to some dog owners to hear that as well as being a choking hazard, sticks can cause severe...
Tick Paralysis in its Deadliest Form – Nismo

Tick Paralysis in its Deadliest Form – Nismo

Nismo is a 5-year-old, Japanese Spitz who arrived at the Animal Emergency Service Underwood not breathing, and with no heartbeat. The team quickly rushed to him and performed CPR. After one round, the return of spontaneous circulation was achieved and Nismo was given...
The Human-Animal Bond – a Pet ICU Nurse Perspective

The Human-Animal Bond – a Pet ICU Nurse Perspective

The Special Bond We Share With Our Patients Nat Hunt, Vet Nurse – Pet ICU We all get heavily involved in cases, and the stories of many patients we come into contact with. We hear stories of companionship and the unbreakable bond between owners and their pets....
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...
Get to Know Pet ICU Core Nurse, Zoe Webb

Get to Know Pet ICU Core Nurse, Zoe Webb

Meet Zoe Webb, she is a founding member of the Pet ICU, a core nurse in our team based at Underwood and has over 20 years experience in the industry. We sat down with Zoe to ask her about her time with the Pet ICU and why she got into the veterinary industry to begin...
Say hello to Pet ICU Nurse Tahlia Felix

Say hello to Pet ICU Nurse Tahlia Felix

We are one big family here at the Pet ICU. We are very proud of each and every one of our team members so we like to show them off. We sat down with Pet I.C.U Nurse Tahlia Felix so you could get to know her a little better. Name: Tahlia Felix Position: Pet ICU Nurse...