Northcote Vet’s Response to COVID-19

As the COVID-19 – or novel coronavirus – continues to develop and evolve, the team at Northcote Animal Hospital would like to reassure all pet owners that we are doing everything we can to protect our customers, staff and the wider community. This has meant the introduction of certain […]

By |March 27th, 2020|Cat, Dog, Pet

The Ultimate Guide to Pet Insurance

Dogs aren’t called man’s best friend for no reason. Pets of all kinds become an important part of our lives. So, when something happens to them, it is just the same as when something happens to a human family member!

To be best equipped for dealing with any health concerns […]

By |November 21st, 2019|Pet

Tips & Tricks for Safe Car Travel with Cats, Dogs & Pets

Looking for tips and tricks for safe car travel with cats and dogs?

Everyone who has a pet will know how difficult it can be to take a spontaneous weekend away, or a trip down to the beach for the summer.

How will you keep your cat or dog secure in […]

By |October 10th, 2019|Cat, Dog, Pet

Your Guide to Optimum Animal Nutrition

Nutrition is the foundation of health for animals—the dictum ‘you are what you eat’ applies just as much to animals as it does to humans. If you’ve made the decision to welcome a pet into your life, then you need to ensure that you know exactly what they need […]

By |January 12th, 2017|Pet

Pet Dental Health: The Importance of Regular Dental Checks

Whether you have a cat, dog, horse, rabbit, guinea pig or even a rescued wallaby, you need to keep on top of their dental health to ensure they have a long, happy and healthy life.

Unfortunately, pets don’t display the same signs and symptoms that humans commonly deal with when […]

By |March 17th, 2016|Cat, Dog, Pet

An Update on Rabbit Calicivirus

Rabbits are common family pets due to their cute appearance, inquisitive nature and individual personalities. Unfortunately a new strain of Calicivirus has been recently identified in metropolitan Melbourne, which is threatening the health and wellbeing of these cute pets. Calicivirus is highly contagious and quite deadly for rabbits, both […]

By |February 29th, 2016|Pet

What to Look for When Choosing Cat Boarding Facilities

Going on a holiday is something everyone looks forward to, but you’ll be able to enjoy your holiday a lot more if you know that all your loved ones are safe and sound – and that includes your feline friends.

Anyone that loves their cat understands that it’s pretty difficult […]

By |January 22nd, 2016|Cat, Pet

How to Prepare for Puppy School

Welcoming a new puppy into your home is an incredibly exciting time—the whole family will light up the sight of your newest family member bounding around your home.

However, it’s vitally important to remember that this excitement needs to be tempered with an understanding of the responsibility that you have […]

By |December 31st, 2015|Dog, Pet

Caring for your birds and rabbits

Our pets come in all shapes and sizes and go much further than cats and dogs. Frequently children are introduced to caring for animals, when parents introduce a rabbit into the family. Sometimes our older clients opt for birds as a companion animal, or those without outdoor spaces find […]

By |August 27th, 2015|Pet

Puppy Training School with a Vet Clinic in Northcote

We understand how much you love your pup and appreciate that you have a lifetime of good times ahead. Bringing home the newest member to your family is usually a very exciting time for the owners and we tend to become over excited and quickly overwhelmed with the responsibilities […]

By |May 19th, 2015|Pet
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