Christmas Trading Times

All of us at Hall Veterinary Surgery wish you and your pets a safe and happy Festive Season. Watch out for snakes, heat exhaustion and eating the wrong food! We are only closed on the Public Holidays, so our schedule is: Fri 23 Dec 8.30am - 6.30pm Sat 24 Dec 8.30am - 2.30pm Sun 25 Dec Closed! Mon 26 Dec Closed. Boxing Day Tue 27 ...

Keeping your pets safe this Summer – Heat Stroke Warning

What is heat stroke? Heat stroke or heat exhaustion occurs when the pet experiences a marked increase in body temperature. Normal temperature range for cats and dogs is ~38–39ºC. Other than as part of an underlying illness, pets can become overheated after being enclosed in a hot area, or due to over exertion with excessive exercise. Heat ...

Dental Month is back!

Dental Month

August is here, time to celebrate DENTAL MONTH once again! Our Dental Program entitles your pets to a FREE DENTAL CHECK every 6 months and discounted rates for Grade 1 Dental scale and polish. Checking your pets teeth every 6 months ensures that we get on top of any dental disease early before it becomes irreversible, ...

Emma Martin – Veterinary Nurse

Senior nurse Emma, Certificate IV in veterinary nursing and currently studying Certificate IV in training. Emma has worked in various vet clinics in Perth ranging from large equine hospitals to small rural hospitals and feels right at home here at Hall Veterinary Surgery. She is our training guru for enhancing the skills of the trainee vet ...

Maddy Withers – Veterinary Nurse

Maddy

Maddy started at Hall Vets as a receptionist and took to it effortlessly. She has also assisted running puppy party classes and is in charge of social activities for staff at Hall vets. Home life for Maddy has always been surrounded with animals. Currently she has Chester a ShihTzu x which was her 9th birthday present. ...

Paige Scholes – Veterinary Nurse

Paige

In 2015 Paige gained her Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing after having completed her Certificate II in Animal Studies. That theme of always wanting to work with animals recurs when talking with Paige. She has always wanted to work with animals. As a child she saw the movie ‘Beethoven’ and wanted a Beagle. She begged her parents ...

Arthritis in pets

Attentive Senior Dog

With the weather cooling down, many of our older pets are feeling the strain. Arthritis is quite common in older animals and is exacerbated by cool, humid weather. Being overweight or having had joint surgery at some point in their life are recognised risk factors. Large breed dogs often develop arthritis at an earlier age than ...