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Riverport Veterinary Hospital
1 Avoca Street
Goolwa
SA 5214

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Phone:
08 8555 5690

Victor Central Veterinary Clinic
35 Crozier Road
Victor Harbor
SA 5211

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Phone:
08 7522 4300

Vets First Newsletter

  • 23/05/2017 11:00am
    1. Arthritis and you pet
    2. How to help an arthritic pet at home
    3. Mum's the word
    4. Why microchipping is essential
  • 01/04/2017 11:00am
    1. Puppy Preschool
    2. When good behaviour goes bad
    3. Anxiety - the leading behaviour problem in dogs
    4. Common behavioural questions
    5. Urine spraying in cats
    6. Feisty cat does all he can to avoid trip to the vet
  • 10/02/2017 11:00am
    1. There's something wrong in ear!
    2. Recognising heart disease in your pet
    3. The most dangerous worm of all
    4. Preventing fly bites
    5. Who stole the cookie?
  • 17/12/2016 11:00am
    1. Christmas Cuteness!
    2. Christmas present inspiration
    3. Keep your pet safe this Christmas
    4. Watch out, snakes about
    5. Itchy and scratchy
    6. Feline AIDS - can we prevent it?
  • 29/11/2016 11:00am
    1. Check out these brilliant photos
    2. Vaccination reminder
    3. Beware of hitchhikers
    4. The silent disease
    5. Reconsider your retractable leash
  • 12/10/2016 10:00am
    1. Puppy enjoys a snack
    2. How to get your cat to lose weight
    3. Is my pet overweight?
    4. Pet calorie counter
    5. Am I exercising my dog enough?
  • 14/09/2016 11:00am
    1. Snail bait is never 'pet friendly'
    2. Check out the world's ugliest dog
    3. Can cats get asthma?
    4. Why fleas love spring
    5. Bee and wasp stings: what to do
  • 12/08/2016 2:00pm
    1. A dental a day
  • 09/08/2016 10:00am
    1. A dental a day..
    2. The ins and outs of dental disease
    3. Dental procedure FAQs
    4. How do you care for your pet's teeth at home?
    5. It's flu season - can my pet get the flu?
    6. Piano performing pooch
  • 05/07/2016 11:00am
    1. Dementia can affect our pets too
    2. Reasons to adopt a senior cat
    3. Euthanasia - deciding when it's time
    4. The oldest living cat
    5. Caring for a senior pet - our top tips
  • 02/06/2016 11:00am
    1. Does your dog have arthritis?
    2. Cats are the best at hiding arthritis
    3. Top tips for managing arthritis
    4. Cruciate ligament disease
    5. The dog who mastered interior painting
  • 03/05/2016 11:00am
    1. Calling all puppies...
    2. Pyometra - easy to prevent
    3. Where's my sock?
    4. The cat burglar
    5. My pet is vomiting - should I be worried?
    6. Why we recommend desexing
  • 05/04/2016 11:00am
    1. Facing euthanasia....
    2. The super helpful pooch!
    3. What's an endocrine disease?
    4. Diabetes case study
    5. A bit about Addison's disease
    6. How blood testing works
  • 01/03/2016 11:00am
    1. Awesome outcome for Lucky Labrador
    2. The cat who thinks he's a chimp
    3. What's off limits for your pet this Easter?
    4. Help! My dog just ate my Lindt bunny!
    5. Why socialisation sets up your dog for life
    6. An easy way to reduce your cat's stress
  • 02/02/2016 8:30am
    1. Kitten Adoption Day Success!
    2. Does your pet really love you?
    3. Recognising a broken heart
    4. What is SRR?
    5. The link between smelly breath and heart disease
    6. Is heartworm prevention important?
  • 05/01/2016 11:00am
    1. Welcome Dr Michael Quinton
    2. Keeping our wildlife cool
    3. The wombat who swam too far
    4. What to do if your pet starts to feel the heat
    5. Snakes about!
  • 01/12/2015 11:00am
    1. Merry Christmas!
    2. Prevent a crisis this Christmas
    3. Ditch the itch this Christmas
    4. Charlie's itchy ears
    5. Scratchy bottom
    6. AIDS - is your cat protected?
  • 05/11/2015 11:00am
    1. Let baby birds be
    2. Is your pet prepared for summer?
    3. Make your backyard BBQ safe
    4. Microchipping rules!
    5. Why vaccination is vital
    6. An incredible reunion
  • 06/10/2015 11:00am
    1. GOLD standard care for your cats!
    2. How to take a spa bath
    3. Top tips on bathing your dog
    4. Can I bathe my cat?
    5. Kidney disease is thirsty work
    6. Creating the best cat toilet
  • 01/09/2015 11:00am
    1. Guilty dog
    2. Is your pet a bit portly?
    3. Don't be tempted
    4. Recognise heart disease
    5. Snail bait is serious
  • 04/08/2015 11:00am
    1. Doggie Dentistry
    2. Don't turn away from bad breath
    3. The ins and outs of a dental procedure
    4. Dental care at home
    5. OMG! My dog has warts
    6. Are Kangaroos really left handed?
  • 07/07/2015 11:00am
    1. Is your pet over the hill?
    2. Three common senior pet questions
    3. Top reasons to adopt a senior pet over a puppy or kitten
    4. Heating up the fleas
    5. Look into my eyes
  • 02/06/2015 11:00am
    1. Winter is Coming...
    2. Keeping an eye out for arthritis
    3. Treatment options for arthritis
    4. An arthritis-friendly home
    5. Alert for all cat owners
    6. One very helpful dog
  • 09/05/2015 9:00am
    1. A special mum
    2. Mothers of the animal kingdom
    3. What is an endocrine disease?
    4. Maddie’s insatiable appetite
    5. Cushing's disease – one to watch out for
  • 01/04/2015 11:00am
    1. Local Pet Poisons
    2. Chocolate - it's no good for dogs
    3. Vomiting and when to worry
    4. Anzac animals
    5. Buzzing about
    6. Keeping a rabbit as a pet
  • 03/03/2015 11:00am
    1. Join the fun on Youtube
    2. Mind your manners
    3. Destructive dogs
    4. Sharpen those claws
    5. Training tips
    6. Overcoming cat carrier stress
  • 03/02/2015 11:00am
    1. Your New Vet!!
    2. Mittens for sore paws
    3. Feeding tips for top health
    4. Keep your pets' paws away from these foods
    5. What's a therapeutic diet?
    6. Why microchipping works
  • 06/01/2015 11:00am
    1. Home Delivery Service
    2. Make 2015 your pet's best year yet
    3. Epic fail at obedience
    4. Dogs really do love us!
    5. Uh oh - grass seed season is here
    6. The itch, lick, scratch routine
  • 02/12/2014 11:00am
    1. Summertime!
    2. Beat the heat this summer
    3. Cool canines
    4. Prevent a Christmas catastrophe
    5. Fireworks - a dog's worst nightmare
    6. The guilty beagle
  • 06/11/2014 11:00am
    1. Where has the year gone?
    2. Lab cam
    3. Have you heard why vaccination is so important?
    4. A friendly reminder
    5. Oscar’s extraordinary gift
    6. Fight the flab
  • 02/10/2014 11:00am
    1. Laser has arrived!
    2. A puppy prank to make you laugh
    3. We're not kitten around
    4. Rex 'does his knee'
    5. Cruciate ligament disease
    6. Mast Cell Tumours - the great pretenders
  • 02/09/2014 11:00am
    1. It's Springtime!
    2. Spring safety
    3. The best type of lunch break
    4. Vegan diet for cats?
    5. Kidney disease - what to watch out for
    6. Baby animals falling asleep
  • 05/08/2014 11:00am
    1. Why Did I Eat That?
    2. What’s hiding in your pet’s mouth?
    3. A day at the dentist for your pet
    4. Watch out, winter hazards about
    5. A new collar senses when your dog is under the weather
    6. Who loves this dog's reaction?
  • 01/07/2014 11:00am
    1. FREE Arthritis checkups
    2. Oh Angie...
    3. Why our senior citizens need extra special care
    4. Top tips to help your senior pet
    5. Is your pet losing his mind?
    6. Old dog, new tricks
    7. The oldest cat ever
  • 03/06/2014 11:00am
    1. Knee Problems and a FREE e-book
    2. It’s time for our pets to step up
    3. Heart disease and what to watch out for
    4. Get to know your pet's SRR
    5. Heartworm - is prevention really necessary?
    6. Cat performs CPR
    7. Happy pets
  • 01/05/2014 11:00am
    1. Does your pet suffer from arthritis?
    2. If your dog told you he was in pain would you want to help?
    3. Cats get arthritis too
    4. 'Is Piper pulling the wool over my eyes?'
    5. What can you do to make your arthritic pet more comfortable at home?
    6. One very agile pooch!
  • 01/04/2014 11:00am
    1. Why You Should Get Pet Insurance?
    2. Hip Dysplasia in Dogs
    3. Why chocolate isn't good for dogs
    4. Talking about the stuff you don't want to know about
    5. Five ways to exercise your indoor cat
    6. How much exercise does my dog need?
    7. A unique way to save lives in Finland
  • 04/03/2014 11:00am
    1. Polite Pets Month
    2. 5 things you need to know about Feline AIDS
    3. Starting off on the right foot
    4. Testing teenagers
    5. When good behaviour goes bad
    6. Courteous cats
    7. Better behaviour is in the air
  • 04/02/2014 11:00am
    1. FREE SHIPPING
    2. Mobile Apps Change the Face of Veterinary Medicine!!!
    3. Does your pet have a foot fetish?
    4. Keep cool
    5. Buckle up
    6. Amazing flea facts
    7. Boredom busters
  • 07/01/2014 11:00am
    1. Yappy New Year!!
    2. New Year’s resolution – how much to feed
    3. Natural foods - what’s all the fuss about?
    4. Do women love their pet more than they love their partner?
    5. Surviving a snake bite
    6. The dreaded grass seed
  • 03/12/2013 11:00am
    1. We Wish You a Furry Christmas!
    2. Our New Apps Are Ready!!!!!
    3. Your Pets Deserve a Christmas Pressie Too!
    4. Top Christmas tips
    5. Fireworks - how to de stress your dog
    6. The old stealing beds trick
    7. Help for wildlife
    8. Kitty cautions
  • 01/11/2013 11:00am
    1. Snakes on the Fleurieu
    2. Don't turn a blind eye to vaccination
    3. Surprise doggy dangers
    4. Can I bathe my cat?
    5. All creatures great and small
    6. Companions for all
  • 01/10/2013 11:00am
    1. Birds, Birds Everywhere
    2. Megan and the Ducklings
    3. What wee can tell us
    4. An ideal kitty toilet
    5. Toilet training the pooch
    6. A reminder about kids and dogs
    7. A lion or a dog?
  • 03/09/2013 11:00am
    1. Online Store Launch Party!!
    2. Dr Alan and the Guide Dog Puppies
    3. Help your pet age gracefully
    4. Caring for a senior pet
    5. Adopting a senior "kitty-zen"
    6. Mighty mites
    7. Keep your pet safe in the garden
  • 01/08/2013 11:00am
    1. Dr Alan's Dulcet Tones
    2. Healthy Teeth for a Healthy Life
    3. Dental disease 101
    4. Gold standard dental care
    5. Are you a cat lover?
    6. Jake's little lump
    7. Celebrating your best friend
  • 02/07/2013 11:00am
    1. Support Local, Buy Local, "Like" Local
    2. Losing a Friend
    3. Pets suffering in silence
    4. Boot scooting - without the boots
    5. 5 snacks to guarantee a portly pet
    6. Can my pet get the flu?
    7. Chilli keeps the peace
  • 04/06/2013 11:00am
    1. Spread the Word!!
    2. Acupuncture - Witchcraft or Wizardry?
    3. Royal dogs
    4. Jim's injured knee
    5. Is your pet trying to tell you something?
    6. Protect your dog from deadly Parvovirus
    7. Smart cats
  • 02/05/2013 11:00am
    1. Special Offer for Pet Owners!!
    2. Is YOUR pet suffering from arthritis?
    3. Parasites your cat can get living inside
    4. Travelling with pets
    5. It's time to flip the lip
    6. Could you recognise heart disease in your pet?
    7. Top tips for keeping Guinea Pigs as pets
  • 28/03/2013 11:30am
    1. Happy Easter!!!
    2. Thanks Strathalbyn
    3. When vomiting gets serious
    4. Being a responsible cat owner
    5. Death by chocolate
    6. Top ten things you need as a pet owner
    7. Going crazy for a laugh
  • 05/03/2013 11:00am
    1. Stem Cell Therapy for Dogs
    2. Local Happenings
    3. Big dogs
    4. Shame on you!
    5. What on earth is my cat up to?
    6. Secrets of the perfect diet revealed!
    7. Safe beds for pets
  • 05/02/2013 2:30pm
    1. Attention Local Horse Owners!!
    2. Interesting Puppy Tooth Problem
    3. February funnies
    4. Test your dog's IQ
    5. Is your pet left or right 'pawed'?
    6. Case study - the itchy cat
    7. The itchy and scratchy show
  • 08/01/2013 11:00am
    1. Cat diaries
    2. Top 3 funniest looking cat breeds
    3. Top tips for a safe New Year
    4. Best beach behaviour
    5. Mistakes new dog owners make
  • 04/12/2012 11:00am
    1. Merry Christmas!!
    2. Why I would rather be a dog than a human
    3. Festive Photo Competition
    4. Top 3 funniest looking dog breeds
    5. The truth about Toxoplasmosis
    6. Christmas holiday safety tips
    7. Parasites and your pooch
  • 01/11/2012 11:00am
    1. It's Snake Time!!!
    2. PocketVet
    3. Like us on facebook for your chance to win....
    4. Take the stress out of parasite control
    5. Curious cats
    6. Vaccinate now in time for boarding
    7. Peppie's painful pancreas
    8. Funny videos
  • 02/10/2012 11:00am
    1. Victor Central Vet Clinic Grand Opening
    2. Some Fresh Faces
    3. Case Study: Toby's gotta go but he can't!
    4. When your pet's waterworks aren't working
    5. Your cat's toilet: the golden rules
    6. Funny pet videos
  • 03/09/2012 11:00am
    1. Prescription pets?
    2. Overcoming cat carrier stress
    3. Who’s been sleeping in my bin?
    4. Puppy proof your home
    5. Parasite control just got a lot easier
  • 03/08/2012 12:00pm
    1. Should I take out Pet insurance?
    2. Why prevent heartworm disease?
    3. Pet and baby competition
    4. Could you recognise heart disease in your best friend?
    5. Case Study: Zac the kitten
  • 04/07/2012 5:00pm
    1. Teeth, Teeth, Teeth
    2. Expecting? Tell your dog you’re pregnant and win!
    3. Caring for our senior citizens
    4. Does my pet have dementia or am I losing my mind?
    5. Oscar's mysterious weight loss
    6. Winter Woolies Competition
  • 05/06/2012 12:00pm
    1. Microchipping
    2. Pet Winter Woolies Competition
    3. Case Study
    4. Feeling the cold or something else?
    5. What causes arthritis?
    6. Keeping your pets safe in Winter
  • 02/05/2012 2:30pm
    1. Strathalbyn Family Fun Day
    2. Win a vet for your pet for a year!
    3. What’s lurking in your pet’s mouth?
    4. Human Aids and Cat Aids - what is the link?
    5. FAQs about the treatment of dental disease
    6. You want me to do what to my pet's teeth?!