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By Murray Bridge Vet Clinic on Tuesday, 28 July 2015 2:44 PM


Every mouthful your pet takes should be hard work! Think of what our pets would eat in the wild – chewy, sinewy food that requires ripping, tearing and crunching. This is the natural way and best way to clean the teeth.

We have excellent dry food diets available that are actually designed to clean the tooth as your pet chews. We can also advise you on the best chews and treats available when it comes to dental care. Not every chew on the market is entirely safe for your pet so it’s best to ask us for the guidance.

By Murray Bridge Vet Clinic on Tuesday, 21 July 2015 11:06 AM

When it comes to our senior pets, much can change over six to twelve months. REGULAR check ups with us help to pick up on any problems so your pet can live a longer and happier life.

By Murray Bridge Vet Clinic on Tuesday, 14 July 2015 3:20 PM

What should you feed your senior pet? To help keep your senior pet in top shape, feed a complete and balanced premium food suitable for mature pet - we can give you the best advice when it comes to diet.
Better not to feed your kitty ice-cream like this guy - dairy products generally don't agree with cats’ digestive systems!

By Murray Bridge Vet Clinic on Wednesday, 1 July 2015 9:31 AM

Cold weather makes arthritis a real pain. Provide your pet with a soft, padded bedding that they can sink their joints in to. Ensure the bed is lifted up off the cold floor and away from draughts, wind and rain. Heated bedding as well as snuggly coats and jackets can make a real difference to your pet's comfort.

 After Hours & Emergencies  08 8531 4000

Our emergency service offers a veterinarian on call : telephone 0885 314 000 when the clinic is closed to hear a recorded message and directions to speak to a staff member.

Always phone first before rushing to the clinic with an injured animal or other emergency. An additional fee is charged outside normal clinic hours.