Gungahlin Vet Hospital

Petcare Info

Choosing a Dog

Dogs are great for us and for the community. But what sort of dohg is best for you? What do I need to know before choosing a source (breeder, shelter, pound), purebred or crossbred, breed, and sex?

Pet Insurance

It’s easy to think that “it could never happen to my pet”, but we all know that dogs and cats can get sick despite our best efforts, and that accidents happen. Dr Hayward’s own cat came to us when the RSPCA picked him up off the road after an accident. A young stray Burmese cross, he had a fractured hip, fractured thigh, and skin injuries. After a pin and wires were placed in his thigh, and his hip was removed, this cat, now called Simeon, lived in the living room in a crate for 6 weeks,…