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Living far from a vet clinic doesn't have to mean sacrificing your pet's health. At Southern Cross Vet, we offer convenient telehealth consultations that connect you with our experienced veterinarians, no matter where you're located.  Case 1: Jessie, the Remote Rescue Jessie, a stunning blue cattle...

Shih Tzus, with their irresistible flat faces and overflowing personalities, have become beloved companions in countless households. However, their unique physical characteristics, particularly their shortened airways, can sometimes lead to a respiratory condition called Brachycephalic Obstructive Airway Syndrome (BOAS). This blog delves deeper into BOAS,...

Congratulations on welcoming a furry friend into your life! A new puppy brings endless joy, but also the responsibility of keeping them healthy. Vaccinations are a crucial part of this, protecting your pup from potentially life-threatening diseases. This guide will answer all your questions about...

We're thrilled to announce an upcoming expansion at our Surry Hills practice! This expansion is a testament to our commitment to providing your beloved pets with top-notch care and ensuring your experience with us continues to be exceptional.  What's Happening? Our Surry Hills clinic will be undergoing...

Leptospirosis is continuing to pose a significant threat to our companion animals in Sydney. This illness, commonly affecting dogs, is contracted from contaminated water sources carrying urine from infected wildlife. The bacteria infiltrate a dog’s body by penetrating the skin, potentially leading to a severe...

Pug breathing problems Pugs are adorable and lovable companions, but they are also prone to certain health conditions due to their unique physical characteristics. One of the most common health concerns that affect pugs is Brachycephalic Obstructive Airway Syndrome (BOAS). BOAS, also known as BAS (Brachycephalic...

Are you a pet parent in Greater Sydney, looking for a hassle-free way to ensure your beloved pet receives top-quality veterinary care? Say hello to Southern Cross Veterinary Clinic's Pet Concierge Service - it's like having a personal Uber for your pets! Here’s everything you...

Enhance Your Pet's Breathing: Learn About BOAS and Recovery. If you have a brachycephalic breed, read on for insights into corrective surgery and post-operative care.  If you own a French Bulldog, Pug, Boston Terrier, Cavoodle, Boxer, British Bulldog, Shih Tzu or any one of the other...

BOAS in dogs: Learn about signs, surgery, costs, and Southern Cross Veterinary Clinic's pioneering minimally invasive approach. Your pet's well-being matters – read on to make informed choices.  Brachycephalic dog breeds have captured the hearts of dog lovers around the world with their adorable flat faces...