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Latest News, Tips and Advice from Highfields Vet Surgery

LATEST NEWS, TIPS AND ADVICE

6 Foods to Hide Your Dog’s Medication and What to Avoid

Posted on 16 April 2022
6 Foods to Hide Your Dog’s Medication and What to Avoid
Trying to give your dog its medicine. That’s a tough pill to swallow. There isn't a one-size-fits-all when you’re trying to give your dog a pill or tablet. Some dogs enjoy the taste that producers try to create, and others simply refuse- leading to an epic battle, trying to convince them to finally swallow it. Many pet owners choose to disguise pills in their dog’s meals, and usually, this is a good idea. However, some commonly used disguising foods and flavours can be...
 

5 Causes For Cats Not Sleeping at Night and Ways to Help

Posted on 16 March 2022
5 Causes For Cats Not Sleeping at Night and Ways to Help
A perfect pillow, fresh sheets, and a cat that refuses to go to sleep. Sleep is equally important for us and our pets, and when our cats refuse to sleep through the night, it raises tensions.   What to do if your cat isn’t sleeping at night As annoying as the situation is, you shouldn’t get upset with your cat for not sleeping at night because there is a long list of potential causes for their restlessness. And as pet owners, we should remember that punishment and negati...
 

9 Reasons Dogs Lick Their Paws, and When to Visit the Vet

Posted on 15 February 2022
9 Reasons Dogs Lick Their Paws, and When to Visit the Vet
Dogs lick their paws, and there are a bunch of reasons why– good and bad.     Why do dogs lick their paws? Dogs lick their paws for several reasons. If you’re concerned about your pet’s habit, you should contact us or make a booking online for an accurate diagnosis and treatment advice.  9 common reasons dogs lick and chew at their paws Apart from grooming, skin issues, infections, and injuries are some of the most common reasons that dogs lick and chew ...
 

Why Your Cats Regurgitating, and 5 Ways to Help

Posted on 13 January 2022
Why Your Cats Regurgitating, and 5 Ways to Help
Unfortunately, it’s not an uncommon occurrence. Cats regurgitate for plenty of reasons, and usually, there’s nothing to worry about. Follow a few easy steps to help your cat with its regurgitation, but if symptoms persist, you might need to book a visit with your vet.   How to tell if your cat is regurgitating and not vomiting Cats might regurgitate when they haven’t managed to get their food all the way down and it’s clogging their oesophagus. Your cat will ...
 

Simple Pet-Proofing in 5 Steps This Christmas

Posted on 2 December 2021
Simple Pet-Proofing in 5 Steps This Christmas
When it comes to Christmas decorations and pets, it’s not exactly a match made in heaven. Here are some easy ways to pet-proof your home without giving away your Christmas decorations.   Christmas trees Keep it faux Christmas trees are a centrepiece of Australian homes celebrating Christmas. And though many homes in Highfields and Toowoomba don’t choose to use living Christmas trees in their homes, it’s important to note that it’s a good thing for our pets t...
 
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