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Who is planning to trick or treat this Halloween?

Halloween is a fun tradition that is growing in Australia, and while we love any excuse for chocolate, if ingested, chocolate can be toxic to your dog. Chocolate contains theobromine which dogs cannot adequately metabolise. All types of chocolate are considered toxic; with some types, cooking and dark chocolate, being more life-threatening than others. Although…
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Eosinophilic Granuloma Complex (EGC)

Aslan recently visited Uni Vets Camden as his owners were concerned when blood and black spots appeared around his mouth. The spots and blood appeared about three weeks ago, and before this, Aslan had never had any health concerns. On examination, his lip edge was inflamed, moist and thickened. There were scabs and black marks…
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Meet the Vet – Dr Chloe Ye

Chloe graduated from the University of Sydney with a Bachelor of Veterinary Science in 2014. She gained valuable experience in small animal medicine in the Central Coast before coming to Uni Vets Camden at the University Veterinary Teaching Hospital Camden. She particularly enjoys furthering her knowledge of small animal medicine and behaviour. With fresh memories…
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Vaccinations: Is it okay to delay?

In these COVID-19 times, we are mindful that it’s important we reduce our interpersonal contact as much as possible, and avoid all unnecessary errands outside of our homes. Vaccination of our pets is necessary - it is the best and cheapest protection we can provide against fatal diseases like parvovirus, distemper and viral hepatitis. However,…
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