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Find helpful information and tips on animal care, treatments and the most common conditions that may affect your pet or livestock. 

VACCINATIONS

VACCINATIONS

Vaccinations protect your pet from several highly contagious diseases. Find out what shots are covered in the core vaccines, non-core vaccines and the basic vaccination programmes.

FEATHER PLUCKING

FEATHER PLUCKING

Is your parrot furiously pulling out its feathers? We have some tips to help discourage plucking and get your pet looking lush.

HEALTHCARE OF WILDLIFE

HEALTHCARE OF WILDLIFE

The care of orphaned or injured wildlife is very specialised and should not be attempted by any layperson. Find out the intricacies of treating South Africa’s indigenous wildlife.

BIRD HUSBANDRY

BIRD HUSBANDRY

The correct care for your feathered pets. From diet to wing clipping and all the common problems affecting pet birds.