Attention! Story of the Month – July 2019 – this is ‘General’

‘General’ The very handsome General the Great Dane presented to the clinic recently with a history of vomiting and lethargy. On examination his abdomen was very distended and uncomfortable. X-rays confirmed a condition called Gastric Dilatation-Volvulus (GDV). This is a rapidly progressive life-threatening condition in which the stomach bloats and rotates in the abdomen. General […]

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Mt Helena Vet – Easter Opening Hours

Please see below our trading hours throughout the holiday period.   Easter Friday – Closed Saturday 20th of April – Open Trading Hours, 9am to 2pm Easter Sunday – Closed Easter Monday – Closed   **Please note that MHVC will return to normal operation on Tuesday 23rd of April. Our referral services will be available […]

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Mt Helena Vet – 2019 Easter Trading Hours

Please see below our trading hours throughout the holiday period.   Easter Friday – Closed Saturday 20th of April – Open Trading Hours, 9am to 2pm Easter Sunday – Closed Easter Monday – Closed   **Please note that MHVC will return to normal operation on Tuesday 23rd of April. Our referral services will be available […]

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Piggy – Our February Story of the Month 2019 :)

Piggy is a gorgeous Staffy Cross, who presented to our clinic as she was lethargic and drinking and urinating excessively. On her physical examination Dr Tanya was suspicious that Piggy had a condition named pyometra which she confirmed on ultrasound. Pyometra is a life threatening condition where the uterus becomes infected resulting in accumulation of pus […]

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