Is your pet considered a “Senior Citizen”?

With the recent advancements in veterinary care and nutrition, our pets are living longer, happier lives. Most pet owners understand the importance of early veterinary care & feeding a quality diet to their puppy or kitten. However less attention is given to their ageing dog or cat. In fact when asked if their pet is a… Continue reading Is your pet considered a “Senior Citizen”?

Support our Mandela Day collection for Kitty & Puppy Haven 2016

This year, Orange Grove Vet has selected Kitty & Puppy Haven as our Mandela Day Charity. In preparation of Mandela Day on the 18th of July, we are asking clients and friends of Orange Grove Vet to help donate much needed items which can be brought into Orange Grove Vet and will be delivered to… Continue reading Support our Mandela Day collection for Kitty & Puppy Haven 2016

Which pet food diets are Beth Din approved during Passover.

Passover or Pesach, takes place this year from the 22nd – 30 April 2016, and is a major Jewish festival celebrated around the world. During Passover, the consumption of leavened grains is forbidden. How does this have any bearing on our pets? For those observing the festival , it is important that their homes are… Continue reading Which pet food diets are Beth Din approved during Passover.

Kennel cough (canine tracheobronchitis) can be prevented!

Kennel cough (infectious canine tracheobronchitis), is a highly infectious respiratory disease affecting dogs of all ages. Kennel cough, is contracted when dogs come into contact with other infected dogs as a result of the spread by droplets of mucous. High risk environments include boarding kennels, dog shows, grooming parlours and parks. The symptoms typically characterised… Continue reading Kennel cough (canine tracheobronchitis) can be prevented!

Meet Tinkerbell, Puff, Charlie, Rock & Grumps!

On Thursday 10 March 2016, Orange Grove Vet staff were introduced to five special Powder Puff Chinese Crested dogs. These five dogs had recently been rescued from a backyard breeder, having been kept in horrific conditions for most of their lives. When our staff met these five special boys & girl, they had been brought… Continue reading Meet Tinkerbell, Puff, Charlie, Rock & Grumps!