Dermatitis: An Itch Your Dog Can’t Scratch

Do you have a pet that scratches? Has your pet got red, inflamed, or flaky skin? If so, your pet probably has some type of dermatitis. Dermatitis is inflammation (or irritation) of the skin and is an extremely common problem in pets. Inflammation of the skin itself is...

Cruciate ligament repairs Pt 2

Following Pt 1: Common Cruciate Repair Options 1)     Surgery (one of the so-called “leveling osteotomies” is recommended for medium and large breed dogs, the one at Eltham Veterinary Practice is a “TTO”). 2)     Surgery (a procedure called an “Lateral Suture repair”—...

Cruciate ligament repairs Pt 1

Has your dog suddenly become lame in a back leg? He/she might have jumped off the couch and landed wrongly, or been at the park chasing a ball when he/she yelped and started limping. Or it could have been a slight limp noticed some time back that seems to be getting...

Community Dog Walk 2016

Eltham Veterinary Practice is holding a Community Dog Walk and you are welcome to join us! Where: Eltham Veterinary Practice, 644 Main Road, Eltham. When: Sunday 3rd of April Time: 10am – 1pm The event starts at 10am with registration and coffee will be...

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