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Tummy trouble: how to help your pet


Tummy trouble is a generic term used to describe a host of gastro-intestinal ailments which can be mild or serious. Symptoms vary from vomiting to diarrhoea and loss of appetite or constipation. What’s causing my pet’s tummy trouble? Acute gastroenteritis This is very common and is characterised by sudden vomiting and diarrhoea. This is usually […]



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7 common pet poisons to watch out for


Poison is not necessarily labelled ‘danger’ or marked with an ‘x’. In fact, many of the poisons that are most dangerous to pets are common household items like human medication and plants. If your pet starts drooling, frothing, convulsing, vomiting, crying, has difficulty breathing, won’t eat, stumbles or has pale gums, get him or her […]



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Vaccinations: why they’re essential for your pet


Vaccinations are regrettably controversial. Thousands of parents (now known as anti-vaxxers) are choosing not to vaccinate their children against deadly diseases because of a single (now disproved) study that suggested a link between vaccination and autism. And the same is happening with pet parents. Veterinary clinics are experiencing anti-vaxxers too. We understand that some pet […]



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My cat is ill, what will the vet do?


My cat is ill but how will the vet know what is wrong? Cats are notoriously good at hiding symptoms of sickness so what can the vet do to find out what’s ailing her? Dr Ingrid explains what a thorough examination entails. My cat is ill: fact-finding Cats can’t tell us what is wrong and […]



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Black Friday deals at EberVet Vetshops


Black Friday is BIG BARGAIN day at all EberVet Vetshops. Today we’re listing all the bargains at our stores so that when you head out tomorrow to grab your special purchase you know exactly what’s available. Please note: not all stores carry the same deals; deals are valid for ONE DAY ONLY and only on […]



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A green future for Country Animal Clinic


A green future is what we all hope for rather than the mountains of plastic we’re drowning under but in order to reach that goal, we all need to do our bit. At Country Animal Clinic we’re committing to a green future. We want to see our children grow up in a world unpolluted by […]



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Meet your pet’s vet: Dr Rosali


Meet Your Pet’s Vet is our series of biographical profiles on the veterinarians at our clinics who love taking care of your pets. We love getting to know the pet parents who come to us, and we hope that by getting to know us too you’ll feel at home and happy to visit our Clinics […]



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How to videos for pet owners


How To videos are invaluable to pet owners. If you have a cat or dog that you need help with, a video can be an excellent source of advice. However, thanks to the internet there are thousands of sources of pet  information out there but not all can be trusted. It is always best to […]



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Meet your Pet’s Vet: Dr Adri Rossouw


Meet Your Pet’s Vet is our series of biographical profiles on the veterinarians at our clinics who love taking care of your pets. We love getting to know the pet parents who come to us, and we hope that by getting to know us too you’ll feel at home and happy to visit our Clinics […]



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Meet your pet’s vet: Dr Ingrid de Wet


Meet Your Pet’s Vet is our series of biographical profiles on the veterinarians at our Clinics who love taking care of your pets. We love getting to know the pet parents who come to us, and we hope that by getting to know us too you’ll feel at home and happy to visit our Clinics […]



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