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  The countdown is on until Santa comes !!! This year we will be raising funds for our charity Project HoPe by doing Santa photos with your fur babies. If you would like to participate, The Santa photos will be held on the 10th of December at...

There is no better joy than watching animals play without a care in the world.  But why are they doing this? Is it complex instinctual survival behavior or are they simply just ‘having fun’? And, is it important? A Vaucluse Vet will answer these questions...

We love our surgery here at Southern Cross Vet. As a premier Double Bay Vet, with our state of the art equipment, it's easy to see why. Here are just a few of the reasons why we love surgery here. The team can perform a huge range...

This weekend we’re celebrating the Saint Valentines Day, the day that is associated with courtly love. It is also a time where we need to consider the safety and wellbeing of our pets.   It is a tradition for many couples to light candles to set the...

Fleas and flea allergy dermatitis Fleas are a year round problem in Australia but can be worse during the summer months. Many dogs and cats have an allergy to flea saliva and just one flea bite can cause severe itchiness, hair loss and irritation. Most of...

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 as your vet 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...