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Playing it Cool in the Pool

Posted by Reedy Creek Vet on 17 September 2023
Playing it Cool in the Pool
Water-loving dogs will have a ball playing around the pool in summer, and it’s also a great way to tire them out whilst keeping everyone cool.However, before you and your pet dive headfirst into pool-play, it’s important to be aware of some potential hazards and prepare accordingly to stay sa...
 

Secrets to Picking the Right Dog Breed for Your Family and Lifestyle

Posted by Reedy Creek Vet on 17 August 2023
Secrets to Picking the Right Dog Breed for Your Family and Lifestyle
When it comes to finding your perfect canine companion, it shouldn’t just be about love at first sight!Whilst it makes sense to select a dog that you feel an emotional connection with, it’s also important to consider whether the breed you’ve always wanted or the adorable dog you’ve just s...
 

The Paw-fect Pet

Posted by Reedy Creek Vet on 14 July 2023
The Paw-fect Pet
Dog training and socialisation aren’t just about moulding an “obedient” canine companion. Thoughtful and consistent behavioural work with your pet will not only strengthen your bond with them, but will also help to keep them safe, ensure that others enjoy their company, and positively influ...
 

The Do’s and Don’ts of Flea and Tick Prevention

Posted by Reedy Creek Vet on 16 June 2023
The Do’s and Don’ts of Flea and Tick Prevention
As a pet owner, do you stick to a strict parasite control routine for your pet, or are you sometimes a few days (or even a few weeks) late with the administration?Whilst we understand that “life happens”, our team wants to gently remind owners about the importance of a solid external parasite...
 

Understanding, Preventing and Treating Anxiety in Dogs

Posted by Reedy Creek Vet on 18 May 2023
Understanding, Preventing and Treating Anxiety in Dogs
With the first week of May being Dog Anxiety Awareness Week, the knowledgeable Reedy Creek veterinary team is here to shed some light on the topic of canine anxiety - what causes it, how to reduce your pet’s likelihood of developing it, and how it can be treated.What is anxiety?Anxiety is when ...