Archive for March, 2012


Dr Nina Field »

Nina trained at Massey university and graduated in 1992. She has spent most of her career working in small animal practise in the UK. Her interests include surgery and rehabilitation from injury. She is married with 2 children, 2 dogs and 3 cats.

Arthritis and Chronic pain »

Recent studies have focused on the chronic pain suffered by arthritic dogs, and have resulted in changes in the way we are treating these pets. A new tablet medication will make optimal treatment easier. Osteoarthritis (also called degenerative joint disease) affects one in every five adult dogs, and is the most common cause of chronic pain that veterinarians treat. Osteoarthritis is a degenerative, progressive and irreversible disease process […]

Desex your Pet – Terms and Conditions »

1. 1 voucher per region (upper North Island, Lower North Island, South Island) for a normal vasectomy of a human from a reputable doctor. The male must be a willing participant and of legal consenting age. 2. CareVets will pay up to $400.00 direct to the doctor performing the vasectomy, any costs past this are […]

Digital Camera Competition Winners »

All CareVets clinics, in conjunction with Bayer New Zealand, recently ran a promotion for Advocate flea & worm treatment. All customers who made a purchase of Advocate went into the draw to win a digital camera, with one camera to be won at each CareVets clinic.