• SURGERY

     

    At both hospitals we have well equipped operating theaters with state of the art monitoring equipment and anesthetic machines.During surgery your pet is closely monitored with this equipment with a qualified surgical nurse to ensure the safest of conditions whilst under general anesthesia.

    After surgery your pet is monitored by our nursing staff whilst recovery in a heated recovery ward.

    Surgery can range from routine desexing to complicated orth

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  • PENN HIP

    Have you heard of hip dysplasia ?

    Canine Hip Dysplasia is the most commonly inheritable orthopedic (bone) disease found in dogs which result into hip arthritis causing pain,stiffness and diminished quality of life.

    Have you ever wondered about your dogs hips? Looseness of, or laxity in the hip joints can lead to the debilitating effects of hip dysplasia and will need to be dealt with, if your puppy or dog is affected.

    Our veterinarian team is ver

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  • DENTISTRY

    At Seaford and Carrum downs veterinary hospitals offer a full range of dentistry services for your pet, including "scale and polishing" and surgical tooth extractions. Dental problems in pets can be quite painful and often causes them difficulty when chewing and eating. Dental problems can also lead to other more serious medical problems throughout the rest of your pets body, so we also recommend a number of methods you can use at home to keep your pet's teeth in

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  • Cancer Treatment

    Chemotherapy and your pet the diagnosis of cancer in a pet is a stressful time for all pet owners. Not only is the diagnosis in itself a potentially frightening prospect but treatment, which may include chemotherapy, can be equally daunting. Nearly all of us have had our lives touched by someone who has been diagnosed with cancer and has endured chemotherapy as part of their treatment. In many people, the side effects of chemotherapy can at times seem worse than the disease. However, in the c

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  • RADIOLOGY & ULTRASONOGRAPHY

    Seaford and Carrum Downs both have radiology machines that are capable of taking high quality radiographs, including dental radiographs. These radiographs are then processed in a automatic processor with results in minutes.

    At the seaford clinic we have an ultrasound machine that can help with the diagnosis of many medical conditions and pregnancy confirmation.

    Our veterinary staff are all experienced at viewing and interpreting radiographs.

    If we have any concer

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  • RADIOACTIVE IODINE

    The Seaford Veterinary Hospital offers Radioactive iodine treatment of hyperthyroidism in cats.

    Hyperthyroidism is a relatively common problem of older cats, usually caused by a benign, thyroid hormone secreting tumour. Radioactive iodine is recognised as the treatment for choice for this condition. It involves oral administration of the compound and a week stay in our isolation ward at the seaford branch while the medication takes effect. You are more than welcome to ring up to get

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  • PET FOOD & MERCHANDISE

    At both the Seaford & Carrum Downs hospitals, we sell premium quality pet foods such as Hills, Advance, Waltham, Black Hawke and Royal Canin. We also have a wide range of merchandise including shampoos, conditioners, dental health products and ear cleaning solutions. We also stock a large range of prescription pet food products from Hills. Each food is specifically designed to suit your pet needs from puppy food to the more complex range from dental and weight loss to keep your pet happy

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  • PUPPY CLASS

    Socialisation and basic obedience training are both very important for growing puppies. Dogs learn most of their social skills before 16 weeks of age and it is vital that they learn to interact with other dogs and prevent any anti social behaviour later on. Puppy Classes are held at our Carrum Downs Veterinary Clinic, 155 Hall Road, Carrum Downs. We welcome puppies from 8 weeks to 14 weeks. Apart from helping with puppy training & socialisation, Puppy Pre School is a great opportunity to

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  • PATHOLOGY

    Clinical pathology involves the laboratory evaluation of blood, fluids or body tissues in order to identify existing disease. Common laboratory tests include blood chemistries, complete blood counts, blood clotting times, urinalysis, faecal tests, biopsy examination, cultures and infectious disease testing. Seaford and Carrum Downs Veterinary Clinics are equipped with an in-house laboratory that allows our veterinarians to quickly perform many of these diagnostic tests to achieve an accurate

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  • HYDROBATH

    Ewwwww…… is that the dog that smells? A hydro-bath is an easy way for your dog to be thoroughly washed and dried with minimal effort required by you! Our Seaford clinic is equipped with a hydro-bath and dryer to help keep your pet smelling fresh and their coat looking clean, shiny and healthy. Hydro-bath appointments will need to be made in advance to ensure the bath is available to use at a cost of $11 per pet. Towels and shampoo can be provided for an extra

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  • GROOMING

    Our pet stylist Linda is one of the best groomers in the business, and has been working at our clinic for a number of years now. Linda won a grooming competition at the Royal Melbourne Show in 2013, and when you see the end product, you will see why. She is consistenly turning out beautiful results.

    Grooming services are available at the Seaford Veterinary Clinic on Mondays and at the Carrum Downs branch on Tuesdays and Wednesdays and Saturdays. All grooms includ

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