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Characterised by their lean frames, narrow muzzles, elegant shoulders and tall, long legs, Italian Greyhounds are known for their athletic prowess. While they do appear small and delicate, as compared to regular greyhounds, Italian Greyhounds are generally regarded as quite a healthy dog breed. This...

While often thought of as ‘low-maintenance’ pets, rabbits generally are easy to look after, however, vaccinating them is one of those really important parts of their healthcare to make sure they stay healthy  A virus belonging to the ‘calicivirus’ family is circulating around most cities and suburbs...

By Dr. Suzan Bekir MBBS (Hon) UNSW FRACGP There’s nothing more frustrating than having allergies. They make your eyes hurt, your nose run, and your head feels like it’s stuffed with cotton. But even worse than that is the reality of being allergic to your beloved family...

It’s a new world and the veterinary clinic has responded With the changing world, the family veterinary clinic has also changed, almost in every way for the better At Southern Cross, we think it’s important, however, for your pet’s doctor to be familiar with their history and...

We are super proud of the BOAS/BAS procedure we have pioneered and are chuffed that it has been featured in the Daily Telegraph and Channel 7 news Here is some detailed information to help you on your journey with us The following are components of BAS surgery ...

Returning to work? Expert tips to deal with your dog’s separation anxiety Our pets will need to learn to cope without us in post-lockdown life. Here are 5 helpful tips from experts...

What is BAS (BOAS) and how can it help Frenchies breathe? Brachycephalic Airway Syndrome (BAS), also known as Brachycephalic Obstructive Airway Syndrome (BOAS), is a respiratory condition affecting animals with flat, squashed faces. This breathing problem is more common in dogs than in cats, and because...

French bulldogs are quickly gaining in popularity all over the world. Their quirky and playful personality make them an ideal pet to keep the children entertained, and their comparatively high level of awareness makes them excellent watchdogs as well. These are some of the reasons...

French bulldogs are the best – they are loving, caring and loyal! Their playful nature and quirky disposition make them an ideal companion to our lives. Since they are also comparatively small in size and are generally affectionate towards kids, they make amazing indoor pets...

Frenchies are one of the most adored breeds in the world. Their playful and affectionate nature, and quirky antics have seen this breed become the third most popular dog breed in Australia! Whether you already own a Frenchie, or you’re thinking about bringing one into...