Cats

Our Easter and ANZAC Day trading hours

April 17, 2019Over the Easter holidays our Newcomb clinic will be open each day for emergencies & triage cases only. Please call 52482009 or proceed directly to 65 Coppards Road, Newcomb. Good Friday 19th April 10am-12pm Easter Saturday 20th April 10am-12pm Easter Sunday 21st April 10am-12pm Easter Monday 22nd April 10am-12pm   On ANZAC Day our Newcomb...
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2018/19 Christmas and New Year trading hours

December 10, 2018Wishing everyone a safe and happy festive season! Our trading hours during this time are: Monday 24th Dec – CHRISTMAS EVE – all clinics close at 5pm Tuesday 25th Dec – CHRISTMAS DAY – ALL CLINICS CLOSED Wednesday 26th Dec – BOXING DAY – NEWCOMB clinic only 10am-12pm (emergencies only) Thursday 27th Dec – normal...
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Why “Anaesthesia-free Dentistry” is a bad idea

August 18, 2016The region under the gum where the periodontal disease and infection lies, cannot be assessed or treated so your pet may continue to have ongoing disease issues and tooth loss that you thought were addressed. A clean mouth is not necessarily healthy or pain and infection free. The pet needs to be forcibly restrained to have...
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FREE Dental Health Checks for Pets, Geelong

August 9, 2016Every pet deserves a beautiful healthy, pain-free smile! A bright happy smile can absolutely make your day but being exposed to bad breath and diseased teeth can just as easily ruin it. If waking up to “dogs-breath” or having to avoid cuddles with your pet due to the smell is uncomfortable for you – think...
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Autumn Pet Care, Geelong

March 22, 2016  The days are fine but the mornings are crisp and the evenings are drawing in earlier – it must be Autumn! I love this season of changing colours and Easter. It’s the last chance to enjoy camping before Winter sets in and it’s fun to set up the Easter egg hunt. If you’re setting...
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February is Pet Dental Month, Geelong

February 4, 2016We’re rather passionate about Dental Care here at Bellarine Vet Practice because the mouth is the gateway to the entire body. After all, we really are what we eat and the health of our mouth is an indicator of the health of our whole body. Dental disease leads to ill health and disease in other...
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Summer Care for pets, Geelong

February 2, 2016Help your pets beat the heat this Summer. This year we’re told that Summer is going to be long and hot. Which means that we need to be prepared early to help our pets cope with the heat. We also need to be extra vigilant against the summer nasties such as snakes, puffer fish on...
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Spring Care for Pets, Geelong

September 14, 2015Spring has arrived and we’re all spending more time outdoors enjoying the warmth. Spring rain will bring new growth, flowers are blooming and spring cleaning is on the calendar. As pet owners there are certain things we have to keep in mind now the weather  is warming up. Here are some Spring safety tips for...
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Relieving cat stress, Geelong

July 21, 2015Here are 10 great tips to help relieve cat stress: Create high places and private spaces – cat’s are natural climbers and like to survey their kingdom! Create a refuge where your cat can feel safe – a hidey hole all of their own is very important. Make sure each litter tray is clean and...
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Pet Dentistry, Geelong

June 22, 2015Yes, we are talking about dental health again…. Sometimes you must wonder why we have so many opportunities for FREE dental checks. Let me explain why we are so passionate about this. Quite simply, the mouth is the gateway to the entire body and if your pet has a mouth full of bacteria and tartar...
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