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Hawthorn East Vet

Swimming and beach time with dogs

Summer time and holidays are great spent with dogs.  Dogs love swimming and it is great exercise for them, but there are some things we need to keep an eye out for.   EAR AND SKIN INFECTIONS The main issues that bother dogs who love swimming are ear (otitis...

Christmas and New Year Opening Hours

Christmas and New Year Opening Hours HAWTHORN EAST VET AND KEW VET Monday 24 December 8am to 5pm Tuesday 25 December Closed Wednesday 26 December Closed Thursday 27 December 8am to 7pm Friday 28 December 8am to 7pm Saturday 29 December 9am to 3pm Sunday 30 December...

Grass Seeds

It's grass seed season again and unfortunately these little terrors can cause your pet serious problems. There are some types of grass seeds that are shaped like a pointy needle and once caught in your pet’s fur they can start to burrow aggressively into their skin....

End of Year Garden Party 2018

It's on again! Our annual end of year garden party! Thursday 22 November 2018 between 5pm and 7pm. In the front garden at Hawthorn East Vet, 1 Victoria Road, Hawthorn East. Everyone is welcome to join us for a sausage sizzle (both meat and vegetarian), a cold drink...

Boroondara Pet Expo

We are excited to be part of the first Boroondara Pet Expo.  It is being held on Saturday 17 November between 8am and 1pm at the Boroondara Farmers Market, Patterson Reserve, Hawthorn. We will be providing complimentary pet nail clips and free pet dental health checks...

Canine Parvovirus

Canine Parvovirus Blog by Dr Jimmy Pan What is Canine Parvovirus? Canine Parvovirus is a highly contagious virus that can affect all dogs, especially unvaccinated and young puppies. It can cause serious disease and potentially be fatal. The virus targets cells that...

Kew Junction Trick or Treating for Halloween

Love safe, free family-friendly Trick or Treating for you and your kids? Then don’t miss the @KewJunction.Melbourne On-street Trick or Treating event on Oct 31. There are 62 stores involved – including us! We will have treats available from the porch area...

Dental Health Month

DENTAL HEALTH August and September are Dental Health Months at Kew Vet & Cattery, Hawthorn East Vet and Alphington & Fairfield Vet, so what better time to talk about preventative dental care! Dental disease is one of the most common and overlooked conditions...

Potential Dangers at Easter

Easter is a great time to catch up with friends and family and enjoy the festivities and of course chocolate! But it can be a potentially dangerous time for our pets with many toxins present in our favourite Easter treats. Chocolate Chocolate contains theobromine...

So your dog is anxious when left alone?

Our friends at Underdog training have helped us out by providing an information sheet on dog's that get anxious when left alone.  If you have any concerns about your dog's behaviour please contact us for more information. The Underdog Training “So Your Dog” Series...

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Sunday: Closed


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