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Dog Wash September 12th 10am to 1pm

Dog Wash September 12th 10am to 1pm

The September dog wash will be on Saturday 12th September and proceeds will go to Steel United Soccer Club The dog wash has been changed to a memorial to the two people who ran the dog wash for so many years and both died in the last year It is now call “Scrub A dub...
More cases of Parvovirus in dogs in Whyalla.

More cases of Parvovirus in dogs in Whyalla.

Update: 18th April 2020 The Whyalla Veterinary Clinic is treating more cases of parvovirus infection in dogs and what is worrying the vets is that the new strain is now being seen in older dogs, not just puppies and geriatric dogs. It is now estimated that 60 dogs...
Do cats pose a COVID-19 Coronavirus risk?

Do cats pose a COVID-19 Coronavirus risk?

COVID-19 Coronavirus risk is transmitted person to person through saliva or droplets from an infected person, either directly via cough or sneeze (Hence social distancing) or via contaminated surface which is touched and then transferred to the face (Hence hand...
Parvovirus in Whyalla.

Parvovirus in Whyalla.

Whyalla has recorded its first case of Canine Parvovirus for 2020 when a dog presented to the Whyalla Veterinary Clinic with drooling, dehydration and bloody diarrhoea and returned a positive test to Parvovirus. The weather in March is proving perfect for the spread...
Your Vet is OPEN 7 days

Your Vet is OPEN 7 days

But it is not business as usual. Australia is going through unprecedented times trying to control the spread of the COVID-19 virus. We are committed to ensuring the safety and wellbeing of our clients whilst still being there to care for your companions. Coming for...
Do cats pose a COVID-19 Coronavirus risk?

Coronavirus and your pet.

Your dog or cat CANNOT catch or spread the Coronavirus. The current evidence is that your dog, CANNOT be infected with or spread the coronavirus (COVID-19) between people, so there is no reason for owners to be concerned about their pets. The main way coronavirus...
Community remembers ‘brilliant’ vet

Community remembers ‘brilliant’ vet

Late local vet Dr Toby Apsimon, who tragically took his own life 20 years ago, was remembered at a memorial service held on Thursday. Family, friends and community members attended, with Whyalla vet Dr Andrew Melville-Smith delivering a heartfelt speech about his...
Twenty year remembrance for local vet

Twenty year remembrance for local vet

Dr. Toby Apsimon WHEN: 12th March 2020 at 1pm WHERE: Whyalla Veterinary Clinic front garden. Toby graduated from Murdoch University, Perth in 1981 and moved to Whyalla in 1983 to work as a vet. He was a popular veterinarian in Whyalla, known for his caring attitude to...