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With the temperatures starting to reduce, now is the ideal time to enjoy outdoor activities in Wolli Creek with your dog. The ‘bite’ of winter hasn’t really hit us yet and so we’re able to enjoy crisp, sunny autumn days. Planning outings with your pet can...

The majority of us need to regularly pill our pets. For most of us it's only four times a year - for routine de-worming. However, many of our clients have pets who need more frequent twice daily medicating for a course or in some cases...

Living in the Inner West, and specifically Dulwich Hill, there are a plethora of Vets to choose from so why should you choose Southern Cross Vet if you live in Dulwich Hill? Passion Our team have all been selected for their love of animals and this...

Now is the ideal time to enjoy outdoor activities with your dog. The ‘bite’ of winter hasn’t really hit us yet and so we’re able to enjoy crisp, sunny autumn days. Planning outings with your pet can make for a lot of fun in the...

With humidity and warmth still present in our inner suburbs like Dulwich Hill, the prevalence of parasitic insects and creepy crawlies increases. While annoying, some parasites can cause real health problems in our pets.   Mosquitos The pesky mosquito can cause multiple issues in our pets. A single...

Want a hotel break? You and your pooch are spoilt for choice with 820 dog friendly locations in Australia[1]. However, if it's more than a walk in the park you both need, you can find a place to rest your heads at a host of dog-friendly...

While multiple different diseases and parasites can cause itching, fleas are implicated more often than any other cause. Some dogs have a reaction to the saliva of fleas and one bite is enough to set of a cascade of inflammatory events leading to devastating itching. To understand...

Feeding cats   Years ago, the family cat had her bowl of kibble and milk in the corner of the kitchen, to be topped up as it was emptied. Nowadays, with our feline friends becoming a greater part of the family, we commit more time to thinking...

Taking your pet to the beach can be a fun outdoor activity for all Marrickville family members. As serene and relaxing as the beach atmosphere is, there are some dangers you need to look out for. Each week we see patients who have sustained lacerations through their...

With the holidays approaching rapidly, many families in the inner city area are looking for places to board their furry family members while they are away for the holiday season. There are a variety of options out there, and so it is important to choose...