Is your tabby tubby or your puppy pudgy?

Did you know? 1 in 2 cats and dogs are overweight. Obesity is linked to more than 20 illnesses We all want happy, healthy pets and with winter upon us what better time to wane their waistlines. For the month of June, we will be running an in-store promotion to help encourage owners to shed […]

M. bovis – Precautions for calf rearing

If you plan to buy or sell calves or milk over the coming months, here are some simple steps you can take to reduce the risk of spreading Mycoplasma bovis (M. bovis) as well as other diseases. Thanks to DairyNZ for the up to date information they are making available to all farmers. M. bovis […]

Working dogs & winter woollies

Well the weather has well and truly cooled off and winter has emerged from around the corner. This means its time to get our 4-legged employees ready for further frosts and snow. I’m talking about our working dogs, the faithful huntaways and loyal heading dogs who live to work for us. In order to keep them […]

M. bovis update

On May 28th 2018, government and industry together made the decision to continue plans to eradicate Mycoplasma bovis. This is a decision supported by the veterinary team here at Waikiwi Vets, and we believe eradication is the best outcome long term for our cattle industries. As farmers, vets and members of the rural community we need […]

First Aid for Pets

Emergency treatment and first aid for pets should never be used as a substitute for veterinary care. However, there are several scary situations you may find yourself in where basic first aid can help keep your pet comfortable and safe in the time it takes to get them into the vet clinic. Road Accidents and […]

Toxin review – what not to eat!

Hands up if your dog (or cat) has ever gotten into something they shouldn’t have and eaten it before you had a chance to tell them off….? Probably a whole lot of us have been in this situation, and for the most part it doesn’t end in a trip to the vet unless they ingest […]

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