Pet Resources

We have a range of information on a variety of topics in our Pet Resource Centre to help you care for your pet.

What’s Crackin’? – Arthritis and Joint Care

What is osteoarthritis?  Osteoarthritis (OA) is a degenerative disease where the cushioning (cartilage) and lubrication of the joints break down. Long-term damage and chronic pain can occur when it is not managed well, which can greatly affect the...

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What to do if you find a stray animal

WEEKDAYS Contact the Gold Coast City Council to report the stray animal – (07) 5667 5990. They will collect the animal free of charge from your property. The council have microchip scanners and a database for missing pets so they may...

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Dental Disease in Cats and Dogs

Did you know more than 80% of cats and dogs have some form of dental disease? Contrary to common belief, bad breath isn’t normal and can be an sign of dental disease! What causes dental...

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Desexing Myths Debunked

It’s healthy for female pets to have at least one litter Incorrect! In fact breeding your female dog or cat is more likely to cause her harm as it makes them more susceptible to cancers and diseases of the reproductive organs like Pyometra....

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The Importance of Worming

Did you know that worms carried by our pets can infect people too! This is called a ‘zoonotic’ problem. The worms we are talking about are the types that we commonly associate with causing problems in the gastrointestinal tract of dogs and cats....

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