Heights Pet Hospital Blog

Insights, stories and information from the team at Heights Pet Hospital Singleton. A Veterinary Hospital in Singleton.

Intestinal Worms
There are five types of intestinal worms which can infect your dog, four types that can affect your cat and
Dominance is a Myth!!
What is dominance? It is not accurate to describe a dog as having a dominant personality. The word should only
Why does your dog bark?
The first step to stop nuisance barking is to listen. Dogs bark – it’s part of their normal and natural
Caring for Your Guinea Pig
Health Care Although guinea pigs do not require vaccinations, yearly check-ups including a dental examination by veterinarian is essential. Dental
Introducing a New Dog to Your Resident Dog
It’s a big commitment when you add a new dog into your home and it will take time and effort
Caring For Rabbits
Rabbits are prey animals, which mean they are naturally more fearful and tend to avoid confrontation. Rabbits need to be
Life’s better with Pets
Here’s the proof ! 1. They can help improve self-esteem Research published in the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology shows
Does your pet have a storm phobia?
“What other people and dogs do around them will influence their behaviour” What is it? A phobia is an extremely
All about Pancreatitis
Do you give your dog a bit of ham for Christmas lunch? Think it won’t hurt them? Think again! What