June 18, 2019

Start when your pet is young to get them used to you handling their mouth. Have everything handy before your start. Let your pet investigate the brush and taste the pet toothpaste - using a beef flavoured paste may help. Always use a toothpaste made for your cat or dog...

June 13, 2019

Referred to as 'ACUTE MOIST DERMATITIS', hot spots are circular lesions

often found on the head, hip or alongside the chest area of your dog. Often caused by a

local allergic reaction to a specific antigen. Flea bites are often the cause. These lesions will be moist, raw...

June 11, 2019


She has a passion for animals, compassion for people, and a much needed sense of humor which are the driving force behind her choice of career. Dr Amy enjoys the friendly interaction with the clients and pets to find the...

June 5, 2019


For those who use anti-freeze in your vehicles, please remember that it takes very little to become deadly for your pet.

Antifreeze contains ethylene glycol which is toxic to cats and dogs. It is sweet and attractive to your pet. If you pet walks through a s...

June 3, 2019

Allergy Suffers Can Still Enjoy Having a Pet.

Many allergy sufferers go without the pleasure of pet ownership because of their condition. But you don’t have to go without, just choose your pet wisely and those itchy red eyes and scratchy throat can be a thing of the pas...

April 18, 2019

Funded only by public donations, this awesome group rescues, rehabilitates and rehomes beautiful kittens and cats of all size, colour and personality. Bentleigh Veterinary Clinic has been selected to partner with this amazing non profit team to care for the medical nee...

April 10, 2019

Prevention is far better than finding a cure, but the reality is that our pets can become affected by disease and conditions that are beyond our control. As families struggle with budgeting and finances, pet costs can come as an unplanned expense. The way to avoid this...

April 3, 2019

All animals love a bit of a change in their routine, whether it is a new box to hide in, a different route to walk your dog, or a climbing pole for your cat. Bored pets tend to get into mischief, either rearranging the pot plants in the lounge, or removing the stuffing...

March 27, 2019

Yes, cats do get their own feline version ofthe flu which cannot be transmitted to humans. It will make your cat miserable and young kittens are particularly vulnerable. Without treatment, a cat’s condition can decline and for a kitten, it can be fatal.

While there is n...

March 20, 2019

Does your pets breath smell?

Have they changed the way they are eating such as only eating on one side of their mouth or even leaving harder food in the bowl?

This could be sign that your pet has teeth problems. Dental disease is common amongst pets by the age of three y...

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