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Heartworm in Dogs

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How Do Dogs Get Heartworm? Mosquitoes. The heartworm cycle begins when a mosquito bites an infected dog. The mosquito ingests the blood containing tiny larvae, called microfilariae, and develops the larvae further. The mosquito then deposits the
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Veterinarian Flagstaff Hill

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Being a pet owner is a big responsibility . Your dog or cat depends on you for all of their needs, so it is up to you to ensure that they eat a healthy diet , get plenty of daily exercise, and see a vet regularly.  If you are searching for a
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There's something wrong in ear!

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If you think your pet has smelly, dirty or red ears it is time for a check up with us. Ear infections are very common and it's important that we visualise the canal and make sure your pet is not in any pain. The ear contains its own 'mini
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Thunderstorm & Firework Anxiety In Dogs

Fireworks and pets can be a frightening combination. As celebrations are underway and your social calendars are filling, fireworks are often the main attraction. Whenever I hear them, my instant thought is, how many pets are fretting right now? Many
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DO RABBITS MAKE GOOD PETS?

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Rabbits are not only good at delivering Easter eggs, they also make fantastic pets! A carefully-selected rabbit will give you as much satisfaction as a well-trained pup or pampered kitty.   Rabbits are social animals and love human company. They are
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Is Heartworm Prevention Important?

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Yes!  Heartworm is the most dangerous of all the worms as  it can be fatal . Mosquitoes  spread heartworm and wherever there are mosquitoes, there is the risk of heartworm. When the mosquito feeds on your pet’s blood, larvae enter the bloodstream
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Fleas

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Fleas! They can be sneaky.  They can enter your house on your clothing or through an open window. They are not picky, and dogs and cats are prime targets for them, in fact, so are you! And Fleas love winter!  Why? Because their eggs love a warm
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Desexing myths debunked

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Desexing – the  laws have changed  and you have questions. Here are five common myths about desexing and why it just makes sense. There’s a lot of information floating around out there about the best ways to care for pets, but it can be hard to tell
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Getting Your Pet Illness Treatment in O’Halloran Hill, SA

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Many pet owners struggle with figuring out when it’s time to call in the professionals. And we get it, you don’t want to be taking your cat in for every hairball or your dog for each time they have a slightly off trip to the yard. Owners will often
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Puppy Preschool in Hilton, SA

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Have you just adopted a little bundle of furry and wiggly joy? Maybe you were convinced by the neighbor’s child that it was time for a fuzzball of a companion. Or perhaps your own dog gave birth to a litter and this pup is the one you couldn’t bear
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Finding a Pet Vaccine Clinic Near Happy Valley, SA

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If you’ve ever had to deal with a sick pet, you know just how concerning it can be. Between the worry and the potential vet bills for hospitalization and overnight care, you can start to see why finding a pet vaccine clinic near Happy Valley, SA
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Getting Quality Pet Dental Care in Adelaide, SA

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When it comes to your pet’s health, dental care often needs to be at the top of the list. While some animals have great genes and quite a bit of good luck, the vast majority of pets will end up developing sme form of periodontal disease  in their
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6 Things to Remember about Pets and Halloween

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Halloween is a fun time for kids and adults alike, but have you ever spared a thought for how your pet feels about this? As a pet owner, you know your pet best, but there are some things to consider for your pet's safety during this time.  Continual
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Pets and Vaccines

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Vaccinations keep your pet safe from many common diseases. Without the protection that routine vaccinations give, killer diseases such as parvovirus, feline enteritis and many others would still be  commonplace, and the outlook for your pet would be
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Heatstroke in Dogs

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As the weather heats up, news of dogs being left in hot cars create social media meltdowns (pardon the pun) . But did you know, that dogs can suffer the effects of heat anywhere and at any time, particularly certain breeds? Unlike humans dogs don’t
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Grass Seeds

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Grass seeds seem harmless, but the dangers of grass seeds to our pets are are often overlooked. Grass seeds migrate under your pets skin and burrow their way between toes, in ears, nostrils, and eyes causing pain, infection, and tissue damage.  
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Cat Play

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If you have cats like mine, the sound of a scrunched up piece of paper is enough to send them into a feline frenzy. But why should they have all the fun? Here is a list of fun games that will keep you both amused for hours:   Cat Hockey - Find a
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Finding the Best Pet Illness Care Near Morphett Vale

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When you first brought your little Luna or Max into your home you might have been focused more on some of the more fun parts of being a pet owner. Finding them the very best dog bed, which they promptly ignored. Getting them a series of cat toys
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Getting Proper Senior Pet Care Near Richmond

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Watching our pets age can be tough for owners. A formerly rambunctious pup can start slowing down while a previously curious kitty may consider naps a much better use of their time more often than before. While these signs of aging are often normal
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Dental Disease

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The mouth, teeth, jaws and gums all play an important role in the ability to pick up, chew and swallow food. The condition of your pet’s mouth has considerable bearing on its general health . Proper dental care is as important for dogs and cats as
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Pets Health is a full service animal hospital with clinics located in Hilton and O’Halloran Hill. We are dedicated to helping you keep your best mate happy and healthy through each stage of their life.

Free Puppy Preschool

A well-behaved puppy will bring many years of joy and many moments of laughter!


O’Halloran Hill Vet Centre

123 Main South Road
O’Halloran Hill, SA 5158

Hilton Vet Centre

142 Sir Donald Bradman Drive
Hilton, SA 5033