Keely Scotland – Trainee Vet Nurse/Receptionist

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Keely has been working with us for the past 2 years; she started out on the reception desk flanking her Mum (Debbie) who was our Head Receptionist at the time, but her love of animals saw her slowly spending more and more time out the back with the Nurses. She has been studying Veterinary Nursing for ...

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Itchy Skin

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Does your dog have itchy skin? Itchy skin is a common problem for many animals. A dog with itchy skin will excessively scratch, lick or bite its skin, and the skin will become hot and lose its hair. If the scratching is severe, it might even have cuts and scabs, or a bad odour. The itching ...

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Festive Season Hours

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Hall Veterinary Surgery will be have the following schedule over this Christmas/New Year festive season: Thu Dec 24 Early close 2pm for Christmas Eve Fri Dec 25 Closed Christmas Day Sat Dec 26 Closed Boxing Day Sun Dec 27 Closed Sunday Mon Dec 28 Closed Boxing Day Public Holiday Tue Dec 29 Open 8.30-6.30pm Wed Dec 30 Open 8.30-6.30pm Thu Dec 31 Early close 2pm for New Years Eve Fri Jan 1 Closed ...

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Our Spring newsletter is now available

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Our Spring newsletter is now available online. Spring 2015 Newsletter, Demodex, fleas, ticks and mites; cat safety; mast cell tumours; pet obesity. (700 kB) The printed version has been available for a while, and we still have plenty of copies, so why not pop in?  

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Catoberfest at Canberra Cat Vet

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You are invited to Catoberfest at Canberra Cat Vet, Hall Vet Surgery's sister clinic, on Friday 23rd October 5.30-7.30pm. Look behind the scenes at a veterinary practice. Check out Canberra's premier pet ambulance and a cat enclosure mock-up. Win lucky door prizes. Peruse cat-specific toys and products and chat with our vets and nurses about your ...

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New strain of Rabbit Calicivirus found in the ACT

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There have been two recent cases of a new strain of Rabbit Haemorrhagic Disease Virus - RHDV2 - reported in the ACT. The current vaccine available in Australia - Cylap - has partial protection against this strain. Recommendations from the ACT and NSW Chief Veterinary Officers are: vaccinate all rabbits in your household vaccinate breeding animals before the ...

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Our Winter newsletter is now available

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Our Winter newsletter is now available online. Winter 2015 Newsletter, Behaviour advice, harmful pet treats, Wildlife Care, Pain Relief, Million Paws, Staff News (1MB) If you'd prefer the printed version, why not pop in?

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Position Vacant – Full-time vet

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Position: Full Time Experienced Veterinary Surgeon Would you like to live your life surrounded by people who are fun, friendly, supportive and vibrant? We need someone to contribute to this atmosphere in a workplace that has awesome nurses and receptionists. We have purpose built veterinary facilities with all the technology you could desire. If you love being immersed ...

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Our Summer 2015 Newsletter is now uploaded to our website.

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In this newsletter we discuss helping the anxious pet overcome phobias, there's a story about Jake after having his leg amputated due to bone cancer, there is information about preventing heat stroke, grass seeds, skin infections, our new ultrasound machine, injured wildlife, crate training and advice if you are thinking about pets as presents.  

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Guide to Dog Body Language

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Zoom Room in the US have created a useful visual guide to Dog Body Language. It's about five minutes long, and silent (until about four minutes in!).

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