Holistic Veterinary care

Vet Stories

A very sore whippet


I went downstairs after I heard the car pull in – my dogs were whimpering with excitement above on the deck. I’d seen this little fellow a week before, in severe pain with a hurt back. He’d had a stretch

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Personal space with your pets


  What do your pets mean to you?   I often think about this – I see so many pets (and their people). I can see and feel how their furry friends fill up their lives with love and companionship.

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Old dogs


There’s something special about truly old dogs – they may be rickety in the legs, and as grey as grey can be, the milky tide of age spreading all over their bodies – but they hold a deep wisdom that

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A dog in silent pain


I rolled into the park – a place I see some clients who live a little too far away from me for a home visit. The river rests, wide and shining, people walking past in the bright, clear sun, boats

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The case of the vanishing cough


I pulled off the main road, and onto a narrow band of bitumen that went up and up along a spur. The bitumen vanished, and I was racketing and rattling along a corrugated gravel road, swaying left and right to

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“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