Creature Comfort: In Praise Of Veterinarians And Their WorkCreature Comfort: In Praise Of Veterinarians And Their Work


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Creature Comfort: In Praise Of Veterinarians And Their Work

Welcome, everybody! I'm Yvonne and I volunteer at the local animal shelter. It is amazing to see how a little interaction can perk animals up. Mostly, there are dogs and cats, but we've had illegal pets too such as goannas, kangaroos, hares and even a fox! Of course, they can't be released into the wild. I am in absolute awe of the veterinarians who attend our shelter. They can treat everything from the largest Great Dane down to tiny turtles. They tell me that the animals are often abandoned because they appear to be sick; however, in most cases, a simple vet treatment does the trick. In this blog, I plan to sing the praises of vets and explain the ways I've seen them prevent and cure animal ailments. I hope there's something for both pet lovers and future pet owners. Thank you for stopping in.

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4 Tips to Help Your Cat Recover After a General Anaesthetic

Most cat surgeries involve the administration of a general anaesthetic. These render the cat unconscious while the surgeon does their work, and your cat's vital signs will be monitored throughout to make sure they are okay. While there are some risks, the vast majority of cats suffer no problems from anaesthetic. In fact, recent breakthroughs in anaesthetic agents have helped ensure fast recovery times. That said, you'll still want to keep your cat from harm as they recover. Read More 

Vet Surgery – The Pros of Laser Procedures

Having a pet that has fallen sick can be just as stressful as having a loved one succumb to illness. The anxiety that you feel can intensify when you discover that your furry friend requires vet surgery to get better. Fortunately, surgical procedures have seen tech advancements that now make it easier to contend with medical issues that your pet develops. While previous techniques were quite invasive, new options such as laser surgery offer non-invasive surgical methods. Read More