Dedicated Marlborough veterinary practice specialising in companion and production animal care
Marlborough's only BEST PRACTICE accredited Clinic built to meet the rigorous standards defined by the BESTPRACTICE Committee of the NZVA. This provides assurance of veterinary standard of care & responsibility for you, your pets and your livestock.
I always get the impression that your staff truly care about animals and will do their best for them. At an appointment they spend time to listen to any concerns, are reassuring and offer appropriate help and advice.
It is normal for the Bitch to have a discharge after whelping. It should be red in colour and of a watery to thick consistency.
If your dog could talk, being his best friend would be a lot easier. But he can't tell you that his knees stiffen up after he plays too long - or that his hips hurt when he goes down stairs.
Dogs suffering from atopic dermatitis have an inherited predisposition to develop antibodies to environmental allergens and upon contact with these allergens develop clinical signs.