Cranial Cruciate Ligament (CCL) disease

Cranial Cruciate Ligament (CCL) disease – The most common orthopaedic condition! Cranial cruciate ligament (CCL) disease is the most common orthopaedic condition we see in dogs, and as the crucial ligaments are the main stabilizers of the knee joint, injuries...
What is Feline Babesiosis?

What is Feline Babesiosis?

FELINE BABESIOSIS What is Feline Babesiosis? Feline Babesiosis is a potentially life-threatening disease affecting cats in the coastal regions of South Africa. This article serves to bring this disease to your attention and to alert you to the symptoms associated with...

Periodontal Disease

Periodontal disease in dogs for clientsPeriodontal disease in dogs. A brief overviewPosted by Veterinary Medicine - Videos on Tuesday, 4 July 2017 Book a Dental Appointment Today! Call Ou Kaapse Vet Clinic today on 021701127 to book a dental appointment for your...
How much will my pet actually cost me?

How much will my pet actually cost me?

In today’s time with how the South African economy is performing money is a big concern for most people, especially at the end of the month. We all struggle to pay for kids, schools, homes, vehicles, insurance, outstanding debt, the list goes on … and then at the end...
COMMON TOXIC SUBSTANCES TO PETS

COMMON TOXIC SUBSTANCES TO PETS

Following on from our previous newsletter, I decided to expand the scope of what are the most common toxic substances we encounter with our pets. I have divided it into Pharmaceuticals, Plants, other toxic Foods, Chemicals Around the House and Environmental Toxins. I...
Garlic Toxicity in Dogs

Garlic Toxicity in Dogs

Welcome to the first news blog from Ou Kaapse Vet. I will endeavor each month to write an article about cases seen at the clinic or elsewhere and anything noteworthy that you as a pet owner might find interesting. In the first blog we kick it off with an after-hours...