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Pet owners warned over toxic Easter treats

March 23rd, 2016

Chocolates and sultanas in hot cross buns can be dangerous for pets

Hot cross buns and chocolate may be sweet treats for humans, but experts warn that Easter is a deadly time for pets.

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Don’t risk a hot dog this summer

February 5th, 2016

Pet owners warned of health dangers from extreme heat

Perth’s extreme heat wave is likely to put pet lives in jeopardy, with dogs at the biggest risk of suffering health dangers such as heatstroke according to leading veterinary doctors.

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Protect your pets this bushfire season

October 20th, 2015

Erica Honey with her dog Jake

A Murdoch University emergency vet nurse is urging pet and animal owners to be bushfire ready this season.

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Vet's warning over waking snakes

August 26th, 2014

Early spring-like weather is attracting venomous snakes out of hibernation, pet owners are being warned.

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Vets warn of paralysis ticks

October 1st, 2013

Vets at the Murdoch Pet Emergency Centre (MPEC) are warning of potentially fatal toxicity in pets due to a sudden increase in paralysis tick cases.

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Vets warn about swimming pool safety for dogs

February 12th, 2013

Vets working in the Veterinary Teaching Hospital at Murdoch University are concerned that the numbers of dogs dying or suffering near drowning incidents in swimming pools may be on the rise.

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