Kippax Veterinary Hospital Blog

By kvhvet on 23/02/2013 8:05 AM


Celebrations come around many times in a year and it’s important to remember that our celebrations can have quite a negative impact upon our pets. They involve many changes in routine, parties, visitors and excessive noise in the neighbourhood. Summertime also means a higher occurrence of thunderstorms.

By kvhvet on 20/02/2013 7:39 AM

In the Canberra and Queanbeyan region, we often see cats suffering from asthma. The major symptom is very similar to that seen in humans — difficulty breathing, Cats with asthma may also “wheeze” and can have a cough that sometimes sounds like gagging. In severe cases, cats may sit with their necks extended, panting with their mouths open. 

By kvhvet on 13/02/2013 12:56 PM

A common dinner discussion in Canberra is “Are cats smarter than dogs?”