The Dog Ate My Knickers

As it turns out “the dog ate my homework” is a fairly plausible scenario for an excuse. We see all sorts of weird and downright wacky non-digestible items consumed by dogs from socks, leather and balls, to diamonds and nails. In the case of Mack James, it gets even...

Scarlett’s Struggle for Survival

Cocker Spaniel Scarlett arrived at Perth Vet Emergency with evidence of tetanus, after her owners noticed Scarlett wasn't her usual self - her facial muscles were stiff and she was having difficulty drinking. The team quickly rushed her through to conduct a thorough...

Juno the Easter Bunny Thief: Canines vs Chocolate

Easter is one of the busiest times of the year for PVE with the influx of pets sick from eating their owner’s treats. Canines and chocolate are one of the worst combinations, as Juno the Cavoodle discovered after she mistakenly ate her way through the Easter Bunny’s...

Not All Heroes Wear Capes… Some Wear a Fur Coat

Heroic acts are on our mind with Superman Day approaching June 12th... but not all heroes wear capes. Some like Indy wear a fur coat! Dedicated PVE nurse Leah brought in her brave pup Indy one Saturday night to donate for the blood bank. Proving how invaluable this...

Charlie the Corn Cob Thief

Meet Charlie, the corn cob thief! After stealing one of his neighbour’s corn cobs, Charlie was so excited he wolfed it down whole. Whilst it makes a corny story; eating a large object such as a corn cob poses a serious foreign body risk. Due to their large size they...

Greg’s Head-On Collision

Hit on the head with the force of a car and crumpled under the bull bar… A ‘head-on collision’ in the truest sense - and not often one with many survivors. At PVE we LOVE a happy ‘tail’ and miraculously this brown German Shorthaired Pointer pulled through to shake...