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Heads up to all pet owners! Fireworks are coming!

Heads up to all pet owners! Fireworks are coming!

With the festive season upon us, fireworks may be on the cards. Check out VetMeds 'top tips' to help your pet get through what can be an anxious experience: If you know when there will be fireworks, take your dog out for a good walk during daylight hours to burn off...

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A Simple Guide to Toilet Training for your Pet

A Simple Guide to Toilet Training for your Pet

Toilet training is one of the most rigid problems that a pet owner faces. No one is a master at training their pets on, or about toileting. It requires patience and persistence. Well, no worries. Over the years, vets have found simple ways to maintain and develop...

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How to Improve Your Cat’s Coat and Skin?

How to Improve Your Cat’s Coat and Skin?

The condition of a cat’s coat and skin is a lot more than just appearances, it has a lot to do with general health. Building a sturdy foundation including sound nutrition, proper grooming, and efficient flea prevention is essential for good skin and a shiny healthy...

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List Out Pet Safety Tips for After a Hurricane Hits

List Out Pet Safety Tips for After a Hurricane Hits

Hurricanes can be frightening to be caught into. While humans can deal with natural disasters through their intelligence, animals are generally left as dependents in such circumstances. Pets are the most vulnerable victims when a hurricane strikes. Evacuation is an...

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Pet Vaccination: Does Your Pet Need Therapy?

Pet Vaccination: Does Your Pet Need Therapy?

Prevention is better than cure. This proverb is very useful among all humans, animals and every single living being. How do we safeguard ourselves from getting infected? Vaccination is the answer. Like people, pets also need vaccines and pet vaccinations, similar to...

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Dog vaccinations: 5 things to consider

Dog vaccinations: 5 things to consider

During old days, the vaccinations were given to dogs every year, but the recent studies are proving the annual vaccination system to be wrong. The people are also mostly unaware of the required timely dog vaccinations in north shore that a dog need. Although there is...

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The Best Age To Desex A Dog

The Best Age To Desex A Dog

More and more people are adopting dogs nowadays. These dogs have become a vital part of their family and daily life. But, with the adoption of a dog, the responsibility of its desexing also comes in. Most vets suggest that if you want de-sexing in north shore done for...

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7 Cool Tricks to Train Your Dog

7 Cool Tricks to Train Your Dog

Teaching your dog cool tricks sounds like a good idea until you actually decide to put this idea into practice. Whetheryou are just attempting to teach your dog a few things orare going nuts with your pet’s inability to pick up or learn any kind of tricks, don’t...

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Latest Questions & Answers


Why is my animal so itchy all of the time?

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My cat sees the carrier and runs and hides! What can I do to reduce the anxiety surrounding his carrier?

This is a common trend with cats, they see the carrier and they bolt. Then you spend the better part…

I need to update my animals microchip details. How do I do this?

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Do I need an appointment get prescription medication ?

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Why does my pet need a blood test before surgery?

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I found a stray animal, what should I do?

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