Animal Happiness Vet
Animal Happiness Manning Vet is coming!

Animal Happiness Manning Vet is coming!

I am very excited to announce a brand new state-of-the-art vet hospital is coming to the Manning / Salter Point area! You may have already seen our signs out the front! A comprehensive fit-out process is progressing at 133 Manning Road in Manning. For many years this was the Manning Orthodontic Centre.…

Making cats happy

Making cats happy

  Enriching the lives of our cats Here in Australia, the cat is a conundrum. They remain a wonderful pet, are highly effective as pest control, adapt to almost any situation and are generally robust, self-contained and healthy animals. As pets I love them a lot. In the Australian wild…

Food aggression

Food aggression

Food related aggression in dogs can be an explosively dangerous problem. Dogs with anxiety relating to food security can produce extremely rapid escalation of aggression going from a slightly intense look to attacking another pet or family member in a second or two. Further complicating this issue, these dogs can…

Foraging for fun and food

Foraging for fun and food

Diet, dentition and discovery Taking a break from anxiety in dogs, I’d like to tell you about my theories on food and happiness (which is kinda treating anxiety, so perhaps not a complete break). This really applies to all pet species, but for this post I will be providing examples…

Canine anxiety – Part 2: prevention

Canine anxiety – Part 2: prevention

Preventing anxiety in dogs I posted last week discussing how more and more suburban dogs are suffering anxiety and related problems. I looked at how the suburban environment now fosters these fears, but I didn’t discuss the developmental issues. Today I am focused on how the addition of a new pup or dog to…