Kippax Veterinary Hospital Blog

By kvhvet on 30/10/2012 8:28 AM

I am often asked about how to integrate long-term family pets with the immanent arrival of a new baby into the household. There are lots of so-called experts around offering well meaning but often-misguided advice.

This is an unusual Blog, but an important one.


By kvhvet on 23/10/2012 9:21 AM

Kippax Vet Hospital sees many itching and scratching dogs all the time. Known as pruritus in medical terms, itchiness is among the top reasons owners take their pets to see us. To fix the problem, a vet must find the primary cause of the problem. And that’s often a challenge.

By kvhvet on 9/10/2012 8:52 AM

A vet mate of mine, Dr Dave Nichol, wrote this great article recently that I thought I would share it with you.

By kvhvet on 2/10/2012 9:03 AM

When it comes to special treats, it seems that cats naturally gravitate toward milk the way dogs take to bones and mice go for cheese.
But while it’s true that many kitties love to lap up the white stuff, it turns out that they can’t always successfully digest milk without getting sick.