A vet surgery in Fairfield that truly cares
Yeronga Vet Surgery is family owned and run and dedicated to providing your pet with the happy, healthy life it deserves. Our veterinary team has over 40 years of experience and combined with the latest equipment and facilities, we are able to provide the best of veterinary care. We offer a full range of veterinary services and our friendly staff are always available to offer advice on all your pet care needs.
The surgery also uses computerised records and has the ability to store information regarding all aspects of your pet’s health, even down to their favourite food!
We also offer additional services such as free nutritional and general behavioural advice and our staff has an extensive knowledge on a wide range of pet care products.
Our staff is always on hand to offer friendly advice regarding all your pet care needs, such as worming and parasite control or just a yummy treat and a cuddle.
Just like kids, puppies should go to school! Our puppy school runs on a Sunday morning and offers a wonderful opportunity for your new family member to meet and socailise with other puppies in a safe and controlled environment while you learn how to raise a well- mannered pup. And once your pup has graduated, Adolescence classes are available, also run on a Sunday.
YES! Ticks travel on the backs of ground dwelling marsupials that have adapted amazingly well to living in suburbia and you may not always see them, especially as they are often nocturnal. Ticks can also be brought into the backyard by anyone who has unknowingly picked up them up as `hitchhikers’ from elsewhere. The good news is that there are a number of products that can protect dogs from these potential deadly parasites.
The answer is yes and no … If you are using a harsh shampoo that may not be kind to your pets skin then yes, overshampooing can be detrimental. Human shampoos and conditioners should NOT be used on your pet. On the other hand, there are shampoos that have been specifically designed to be used up to weekly without stripping the skin of it’s protective barrier. All shampoos are best followed by a good quality pet conditioner. Shampooing with a good quality or prescription shampoo may actually be beneficial if your pet suffers from skin allergies. Ask us about the best shampoos and conditioners for your pet.
Apart from fleas, allergies to a range of things such as food, dust mites and pollens, can cause dogs and cats to scratch. Unfortunately allergies can’t be cured but they can be managed in a variety of different ways to keep your pet happy and comfortable.
Knowing what to do when your pet is injured is a skill both pet owners and even vet industry expert’s must have. Veterinary services like Yeronga Vet have trained personnel to treat pets that have an injury if pet owners do not have any training on how to handle injured pets.You can always coordinate with your animal emergency services vet in your area…
Regular visits to your pet clinic are not only important; as pet owners, it is our responsibility and obligation to ensure the health of our pets through regular visits to a qualified pet clinic. Why do I need to take my pet to the Vet regularly? Most of the time like us humans, we take our pets to the Vet…