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Companion Animal

Click on the link to open up the newsletter for the Dec/Jan edition of our Companion Animal Newsletter, 'Paws for a Moment'. In this newsletter we look at:  VaccinationsWin a FitBark 2 for you & your dogPet InsuranceCat Handling for a vet visitand more... Paws for a Moment ...

Coming to the vet clinic can be stressful for cats. There are some things we can do to minimise the stress associated with being put in the carrier and coming to the vet. Firstly the choice of carrier is important:- Large enough that the cat can stand and turn around- Sturdy and able to be opened from top and front- A carrier that the top half comes off is good. The cat can be ...

Have you thought about a Pet health insurance policy and annual health check? Health Insurance - Every week we have animals with injuries or health problems that we could do so much more for if cost was taken out of the equation. We regularly have pets that are put to sleep for financial reasons after injury or sickness. Insuring your pet gives you the liberty to give them the ...

Why vaccinate your pets? Vaccination gives your pet immunity to diseases that are hard to treat, possibly fatal and/or with long term health consequences. Vaccines utilize the dog, cat or rabbits own immune system to prevent disease The vaccines we use have very few if any side effects and adverse responses are very rarely seen. Vaccination visits also give your veterina ...

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North Canterbury Veterinary Clinics operates four clinics throughout the Hurunui region.