Pet Paws

The blog of Lake Road Vet Hospital keeping you up to date on the latest pet news, vet news, inside news and the lighter side of life at LRV.

 

10 May 2021

10 May 2021

Winston, the Wombat   Winston came into our care after his mother was hit by a car and killed. He was found still in her pouch. He received some injuries to his face and head even though he was mostly protected in the pouch.  When he was found his mother had been...

26 April 2021

26 April 2021

Team Warmth in the Cold   The team had a great night out together recently at the Palm and Pawn.The team  enjoyed some down time with their families and team members on a chilly night at the Palm.    It was the first time many of the team were able to catch...

12 April 2021

12 April 2021

Rat Poison and Your Pets   There are heaps of mice around NSW at the moment and there are heaps of rat bait being put out to deal with them. Rat bait poisoning can occur if pets eat rat bait they find or mice that have eaten the poison (we call this secondary...

29 March 2021

29 March 2021

Congratulations on Graduation!   We congratulate Dr Alex and Jeremy Keough on their graduation from Lincoln Institute’s ‘Lead to Succeed’ course. The principles and education learned from Lincoln Institute help guide the Hospital’s business model. It has been...

12 March 2021

12 March 2021

A quick selfie on the way to Queensland. Note the Lake Road Vet masks! Cooool!Above: Dr Alex trying out one of the electric scooters available for hire on the streets of Brisbane   Right: Dr Alex and Jeremy's home-away-from-home office.It's Graduation Time!...

2 March 2021

2 March 2021

Lake Road Vet Second Wellness Day The clinic recently completed its second Wellness Day. The focus of the day was on mental and physical health with some time spent on financial health which is an important aspect of wellness. The day began with an hour long session...

17 February 2021

17 February 2021

    This Week in Review Parvo This week we have seen an increase in Parvo cases especially in unvaccinated puppies. This is a deadly disease and will quickly kill an unvaccinated puppy or dog. We have seen some sad cases this week and have some young ones in...

31 January 2021

31 January 2021

Babies Galore! Dr Sara and Nurse Ivory celebrated the impending birth of their babies with the staff last week as we baby showered both of them! Their babies are due only a week apart and are due next month so you won't be seeing either of them for a while. No...

10 January 2021

10 January 2021

Nurse Sam has been caring for these beautiful birds. These 2 lorikeets have been in the one big cage together, very cuddly and lovely. She had Peter the Rosella who was released this morning. He’s in the grevillea next to her house and keeps coming back for some...

23 December 2020

23 December 2020

Merry Christmas!   Lake Road Vet Hospital and Pet Paws Blog would like to wish all our clients and fur babies an amazing Christmas! We hope you find safe and COVID appropriate ways to share Christmas with your families. We will see you all again in the New Year....

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