Ever wondered why your cat eats grass? Many cat owners have noticed their cat at one point or another eating grass and throwing up not long after. The good news is, this is not a cause for concern. No evidence has been found to suggest that ingestion of grass will harm your cat. In fact, [...]
A safe home is a happy home! When pet-proofing one’s home or yard, it is important to look at items from your pet’s standpoint and consider what they are likely to play with, chew, or otherwise get into. If you believe there are any items that may potentially be dangerous for your pet it is [...]
Some cats do not cope well with new people or new experiences. This can be due to a combination of your cat’s genetic predisposition to anxiety, the environment that it is in and what it has learned from past experiences. Your cat may have anxiety if you notice any of these signs: Hiding under things [...]
Check out this lovely painting showing our core values hanging up in our clinic! It was painted by one of our very talented vets Dr. Alice!!
Santa Claus is coming to town…and bringing his camera! 'Tis the season to be jolly at Templestowe Veterinary Clinic, so we are welcoming all members of our pet community to book in for their pet to have a photo with Santa this December When: Fri Dec 9th, 4:30 – 6:30pm Where: Templestowe Veterinary Clinic Price: [...]
The warmer seasons bring out the sun, smiles and….paralysis ticks! The paralysis tick may be small but it can cause huge problems for your pet. Once attached to a host it produces a potent toxin that can cause potentially fatal paralysis in dogs and cats. Consequently, as local pet owners, is it essential that you [...]
Did you pick up the most recent copy of the Manningham Leader? You would of spotted two very familiar faces! One of our fabulous groomers, Colleen, and Pepper posed for a picture in order raise awareness of the importance of grooming as a part of your petcare routine. It isn't all about looks, among [...]