Category Archives: Dogs

Hot Spots

A hot spot is an itchy, red, and often ulcerated skin lesion that develops very rapidly (hence the name ‘Hot Spot’) caused by a series of events that begins with very itchy skin. This itch could be due to fleas or other insect bites, allergies, or even an ear infection. In response to the itch,…
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Animal Donation Program

The heartbreak we see, when the time comes to say goodbye to furfamily members is genuinely one of the toughest parts of the job. As a part of The University of Sydney School of Veterinary Science ( SSVS), Uni Vets Camden is proud to be engaged with the school’s body donation as an option to…
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The very hungry Labrador

We recently received a visit from one of our favourite young Labrador patients, Freddie. In accordance with his breed’s reputation, Freddie has an appetite for things that he shouldn’t, having already had a pillowcase removed by our surgeons seven months prior. When we heard that Freddie was feeling unwell, off his food and that a…
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Stay Sun Safe!

The summer sun is well and truly here, and just like us, our pets’ skin can become quickly damaged by the sun and even develop aggressive skin cancers as a result. Pets that are most at risk are those that have white or light coloured hair, skin that is exposed or only covered with thin…
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