What is IVDD? And what to do about it…
This month is IVDD Awareness Month, and unfortunately at ARH we see too many dogs with this debilitating spinal disease. Throughout July, we will take you through some of the key facts about IVDD that may help you spot if your pup is ever in trouble. What is IVDD? IVDD, aka Intervertebral Disc Disease, occurs […]Read more
Common winter problems for your pets
It´s the first day of winter, and it sure is getting a bit chilly. As the cold weather settles in, we start to see some additional problems for our furry friends, especially those getting towards their golden years. Arthritis Sore and stiff joints can be a common condition in the cooler months, especially when it […]Read more
Going back to work? How do you think your pet will cope?
COVID-19 has meant quite a change for our pets, with many going from spending the day alone to having a constant companion in their working from home paw-rants. This means more pats, more walks and more security overall. So what will happen when you return to work? Separation anxiety in pets can happen when they […]Read more
Why pets are so good for your kids!
It´s national kids and pets day today. While we´ve all heard that pets are good because they teach kids about death, we thought we´d take at look at some of the other reasons a pet is a great addition to your family. 1. Lessons for life A pet will teach your little one a […]Read more
Anti-cancer drug clinical trial starting at ARH Brisbane
ARH Brisbane is calling for dogs with B cell lymphoma to help evaluate a newly formulated anti-cancer drug shown to be safe, effective and tasty for dogs. This comes following a successful compassionate use trial of the same drug, Monepantel (MPL). Lymphoma is a common cancer diagnosed in dogs. Symptoms can include swellings (enlarged lymph […]Read more
Protecting your pet from cancer
It´s not possible to stop your pet from getting cancer. Cancer develops for many reasons, including genetics, familial links, environmental factors, lifestyle choices and sometimes really bad luck. However, during cancer prevention month, we like to remind pet owners about a few things you can do to help protect your pet. Keep your pet to […]Read more