Top 5 things you should know about your vet

Top 5 things you should know about your vet

We are incredibly lucky to have a myriad of extensive veterinary care options available to us in Australia. But do all vets provide the same services? It can be hard to tell which vet is the best option for you and your pet, however understanding and investigating...
COVID-19 UPDATE

COVID-19 UPDATE

In light of the current Coronavirus updates, Direct Vet Services want to keep our pet families safe and therefore have made some changes to ensure you and your pet can maintain optimum health practices while receiving quality veterinary care. In order to maintain both...
Welcome to Puckers’ Pet Corner 

Welcome to Puckers’ Pet Corner 

Nurse Karen (DVS’ self-confessed crazy cat lady) will be posting regular cat related information here.  If you have a topic you’d like Nurse Karen to cover, any questions or ideas, send us an email at directvetservices@bigpond.com. In homage to our wonderful clinic...
The Benefits of Desexing Your Pets 

The Benefits of Desexing Your Pets 

Australians consistently prove to incredibly responsible pet owners, with about 90% of all Aussie dogs and cats having been desexed. We all know that we should be desexing our pets, but do we really understand why? Aside from the obvious benefit of avoiding unwanted...
Stay Tick Safe in 2019

Stay Tick Safe in 2019

While peak tick season usually kicks off around September, these dangerous parasites can be a cause of concern all year around, especially as we experience an unseasonably long Summer this year.  Paralysis ticks pose a major risk to your pets’ health, with symptoms...