Holistic Veterinary care

Monthly Archives: January 2015

A Boxer with an upset Tum


“He’s got a terribly upset tummy again,” she told me. “He’s breaking wind in the most alarming and toxic fashion, and running outside every 30 minutes or so to do small, runny poos. Otherwise he seems ok though.” He was

... Read More

A kitten with a wonky leg


“Hello?” a careful voice, tentative… “Are you the vet who comes to our home?” “I am!” I said. “How can I help you?” “We’d love to have you come around and give us a second opinion, about our kitten… Would

... Read More



The blood kept welling up, and my heart rate was climbing with it. My fingers felt numb, awkward, fumbling around ineffectively. I was in the middle of a spey, a big dog, fat, not an easy one… About 5 minutes

... Read More

An epileptic episode


“Are you the vet?” – Her voice was panicked, words blurring one into the next, I could hear her breath fast and ragged through the phone – “Me dogs collapsed, and he’s foamin’ at the mouth, he’s paddlin his legs

... Read More



I pulled up to a very impressive house, down by the riverside, in Townsville. There was a mud covered four wheel drive ute in the driveway, showing signs of extensive and expensive modifications. I called out… “Hello?” No one answered

... Read More

“Thank Goodness for Dr Edward, the Home Visit Vet. Convenient, affordable, professional, and most importantly my pets are seen in a stress free environment. Thanks so much, from all of us.”

~ Sandi Wickman