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Learn more about the parasite that can harm and even potentially kill your pet. By Carrol Baker. Have you ever seen a cringe-worthy image of a heartworm infestation in a dog? It is like something out of a B-grade horror movie, but unfortunately, it can be all too real. As the name suggests, heartworm is […]

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Heartworm: keep your dog safe

On April 12th, 2017

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Heartworm: keep your dog safe

On April 12th, 2017

Mel Hearse talks to Dr Kate Adams, veterinarian and part owner of Bondi Veterinary Hospital, about all things heartworm and how to prevent it Most dog owners have heard of heartworm. It’s one of the many routine treatments your vet will recommend and if you’ve had your pooch for more than a year and opted […]

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Preventing Heartworm

On September 3rd, 2015

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Preventing Heartworm

Preventing Heartworm

On September 3rd, 2015

The tests can pick up heartworm in dogs before they are even sick so a heartworm test can give you peace of mind and prevention is easy.

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7 signs your dog has heartworm

On March 1st, 2015

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7 signs your dog has heartworm

On March 1st, 2015

Heartworm is a serious and potentially deadly disease, but it’s also entirely preventable. We look at 7 symptoms of this dangerous parasite. Heartworm disease is caused by parasitic worms that live in the major blood vessels of a dog’s heart and lungs. It can have severe consequences for our pets and sometimes even be fatal, […]

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Fighting heartworm disease

On July 24th, 2014

Fighting heartworm disease

On July 24th, 2014

Tim Falk shares the heartwarming story of a critically ill pooch, his remarkable owner, the inspirational campaign to save the lives of other sick dogs and who else around the world is fighting heartworm disease. When Annie Blumenfeld’s family began the search for a loving pet, they spent three years scouring pet stores, rescue shelters, […]

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From exercise and diet to training and quality time with the family, there’s a whole lot you can do to keep your dog happy and healthy. Tim Falk reports. A healthy dog is a happy dog, and we all want our pets to be as happy as possible. But do you know what you can […]

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We vaccinate our kids, so should we be vaccinating our dogs too? Carrol Baker discovers just how important these life-savers are for our pets.   Vaccinations aren’t much fun, but they’re part of life for your dog. Just as humans benefit from vaccinations to prevent diseases like mumps or the flu, your dog should be […]

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RSPCA Animal Health Products have expanded their range - and it's amazing!

We love all the work the RSPCA does in helping to rescue, re-home and look after dogs in need – and it’s even easier for owners to support the great work they do with their expanded range of RSPCA Animal Health Products The new products in the RSPCA Animal Health Products range, also manufactured by […]

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Live it up: 10 steps to a healthier life for your dog

Tim Falk discovers the 10 steps to a healthier life for your dog, from diet and exercise to training and companionship. Vaccinate Giving your pup the right vaccinations is essential to giving him the best start to life. “Puppies and adult dogs should be vaccinated against parvovirus, distemper virus and canine hepatitis, even if they […]

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German Shorthaired Pointer

On February 19th, 2018

German Shorthaired Pointer

On February 19th, 2018

The German Shorthaired Pointer is a stunning dog which is athletic, loyal and loads of fun. If you’re a sporty family looking for a four-legged companion, this breed could be the perfect addition to your household. There is something about sleek, athletic dogs which always commands the attention of passers by, and watching a German […]

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