Kippax Veterinary Hospital Blog

By kvhvet on 27/11/2012 9:25 AM

People have often said that when their dog first greets someone, they show all of their teeth and “smile.” Some visitors mistake this for aggressive behaviour, but the owners feel that the dog is just very excited and happy. So what is going on?


By kvhvet on 21/11/2012 1:10 PM

If anything, the Web is fuelled by the kind of rumour mill sensibility that leads to even more misinformation on the subject of pet health and pet care. Case in point: the widespread willingness to believe that someone actually microwaved a pet to dry it off!

To that end, here’s my list of urban myths that drive Vets crazy!

By kvhvet on 13/11/2012 8:08 AM

The great answer is NO. (We do have harmless bush ticks though)


By kvhvet on 7/11/2012 7:43 AM

Everyday household products can be toxic to your beloved cat, but not just the obvious ones either…they can include rubber bands, tinsel and venetian blinds.