BBQ’s & Pets

BBQ’s & Pets

We love a BBQ It’s safe to say that as a nation, we love our BBQs! Grilling over an open fire really gets the tastebuds firing, but all those lovely smells are also very tempting for your pooch. Unfortunately, there are plenty of barbecued foods that can pose a...
Thunder and lightening are very, very frightening …

Thunder and lightening are very, very frightening …

And so are fireworks! Summer storms and celebratory fireworks are two common occurrences in popular holiday destinations. Many dogs have a ruff time with both so it’s a good idea to be as prepared as you can in a new environment. Our Fur Life Vets share a few tips...
Dogs and Long Grass

Dogs and Long Grass

Those pesky grass seeds Most vets have dealt with a grass seed lodged in one (or more) dog orifices! While these seeds seem quite benign, they present a real risk to your dog. Leaving seeds embedded in the skin after a romp in long grass (which is oh-so-easy to do as...
Summer Heat Tips

Summer Heat Tips

Don’t you just love summer! We do here at Fur Life Vet. Spending time outdoors enjoying the sunshine, summer holidays, BBQ’s, camping, celebrating with family and friends and of course our pets! But as the mercury gets higher, so do the potential dangers...
Brave Rory – Snake Bite Survivor

Brave Rory – Snake Bite Survivor

Rory’s story Rory presented to Fur Life Vet Warrnambool after his owners found him unwell and surrounded by 2 dead snakes!It had been a very hot night and Rory had obviously played games with the Tiger and Copperhead or Brown snakes. On presentation Rory was in...