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Feline Immunodeficiency Virus

Guidelines recently published by the Australian Feline Retrovirus Advisory Panel, headed by leading feline expert Dr Mark Westman have highlighted several key risks and recommendations for protection of Australian cats against FeLV (Feline Leukaemia) and FIV (Feline Immunodeficiency Virus). Australia has the...
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Spring Allergies in Pets: Info from a Vet in Hilton

It’s not just humans who suffer from allergies. Dogs and cats can experience allergic reactions, too, but their symptoms usually are not the same as ours. While you may spend most of your spring sneezing, sniffling, and coughing, your precious pet...
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Don't Make These 4 Cat Care Mistakes

Cats are friendly and lively pets who thrive when their dietary, environmental, and health, and welfare needs are met. We have a lot of advice for cat owners and regularly post health care suggestions. But today, we're going to focus on...
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Itchy Skin in Dogs

Itching, also known as pruritus in medical jargon, is one of the most common reasons owners bring their pets to visit us. To solve the condition, a veterinarian must first determine what is causing it. And that can be difficult.   Causes:...
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Weight Management for pets

Is your canine companion a couch potato or your feline friend a bit flabby? Your pet is not alone. More than 50% of our pets are overweight. Carrying a few extra kilos puts our pets at risk of heart disease, respiratory disorders,...
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Causes Of Itching, Scratching & Hair Loss In Dogs

One of the most frustrating conditions for pet owners (particularly in the warmer months) is having a pet with a persistent itch. Why? Because an itchy pet can be one of the hardest conditions to manage. Many conditions can cause your pet...
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What is it? Bloat, also known as gastric dilatation-volvulus (GDV), is a life-threatening condition that can affect all dogs, though deep-chested and large breed dogs are more at risk.  GDV happens when the stomach fills with gas, fluid, or food, and...
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Heart disease in cats

What is it? The term ‘heart disease' is used to describe multiple different disorders that affect heart function. Some types of heart disease can reduce the effectiveness of the heart muscles, whilst other types can affect the valves between the heart...
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Is My Cat Sick?

Recent surveys have shown that cat visits to the veterinarian are going down while easily preventable diseases and conditions, such as diabetes, high blood pressure and hypothyroidism, are on the rise.

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Brachycephalic Obstructive Airway Syndrome (BOAS)

Brachycephalic Obstructive Airway Syndrome (BOAS) is a breed related disorder that significantly compromises the way pets breathe. 

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03 November 2017
Desex or not desex, that is the question! Desexing is one of the most important and beneficial thing...
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03 November 2017
We understand why you would be hesitant in desexing your male dog, and why this conversation may be ...
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21 December 2017
Meg knows all about pancreatitis in dogs! Meg is normally a very bright active 7-year-old Australian...
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06 May 2019
OVERVIEW Desexing is the surgical sterilisation of dogs to prevent them from having puppies. It is a...
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10 February 2020
How Do Dogs Get Heartworm? Mosquitoes. The heartworm cycle begins when a mosquito bites an infected ...
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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 with compassionate and reassuring veterinary care.

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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