Kippax Veterinary Hospital Blog

By kvhvet on 22/04/2013 6:38 PM

The explosions in Boston last Monday jangled nerves and created some flight arrival and departure issues at Logan International Airport. What worried fliers may need to calm them is a golden kiss -- a Golden Retriever kiss, that is.


By kvhvet on 16/04/2013 10:46 AM

With Canberra, Kippax, Queanbeyan and Jerrabomberra vet hospitals volunteer work in remote indigenous communities, we thought you would be interested in a new take on the origin of the dingo.

By kvhvet on 9/04/2013 10:47 AM

The Yellow Dog Project was created to bring awareness to dogs that need space while training, recovering from surgery, or being rehabilitated.

By kvhvet on 2/04/2013 10:09 AM

1. "Their benefits are proven"

No scientific studies have shown benefits of raw food diets. Their appeal is based on word of mouth, testimonials, and perceived benefits. For example, raw food diets may result in a shiny coat and small stools because they are generally high in fat and digestibility. However, these same properties can be achieved with commercial cooked diets without the risks of raw meat diets.