Hearing from clients, past and present!

Hearing from clients, past and present!

It’s no secret that at Direct Vet Services, we are family. From the staff who work tirelessly, to the clients who bring us smiles and their pets who fill our hearts, we’ve become so much more than a little, local Veterinary clinic. We care about each other, we check...
Socialising your new puppy… from a distance 

Socialising your new puppy… from a distance 

Many a Victorian family has adopted a precious puppy in 2020 in the hopes that the pitter patter of four tiny feet will counteract the Covid-induced slump of isolation. Others are looking to expand their family over the Christmas season, with a puppy a favourite...
Spring Chickens ~ Introducing Poultry to Your Brood

Spring Chickens ~ Introducing Poultry to Your Brood

Given the amount of people in Victoria using their time in lockdown to invest in a poultry set up, we thought it was the perfect time to chat about all things chickens!   Chickens can make excellent pets, and if you haven’t already, are well worth looking into if you...
Euthanasia ~ Helping children to say goodbye

Euthanasia ~ Helping children to say goodbye

Every day in the life of a vet is different ~ some days bring the excitement of new litters or successful surgery; others bring the worry and exhaustion of around the clock care or complicated diagnoses. It is a job we do because we love our patients and their...
When to desex ~ is there a ‘right’ time? 

When to desex ~ is there a ‘right’ time? 

Let me start by saying that there is no right or wrong answer, but there certainly are a few fairy tales out there and new information constantly coming to light. Curiously breed and size both play an important part in decision making as to the timing of desexing....