Archives: General Health

  • Caring for Your Bird’s Beak

    For a bird, a beak is just about as important as opposable thumbs are for humans. They use this important body part to do everything from picking through food to preening their feathers to playing and climbing. That’s why it’s so important to take good care of your bird’s beak. Here are a few helpful tips from a Queensland vet to help you keep your bird’s beak healthy and strong. Signs of a Healthy Beak … Read More »

  • Cat Hairball Control Tips

    Because felines use their specially designed tongues to groom themselves, a certain amount of fur inevitably gets ingested. The fur that does not get digested is eventually regurgitated as “hairballs”, resulting in not-so-pleasant surprises for pet owners and potential health concerns for cats. The good news is there are some things you can do to manage the problem. Below, a Queensland vet shares a few hairball control tips. Lend a Helping Hand – Just because … Read More »