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  • Gold standard patient care

    Dec 04 2015

    At Chapman animal hospital we pride ourselves on taking the best possible care of your fur babies, in fact we treat them as our own. Long term care patients, and…

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    Summer is here!

    Nov 13 2015

    The hot weather has arrived with vengance. 40+ degrees today and our pets will be feeling it. Here are some tips for managing your furry friends during the hot weather.…

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    Snake bites

    Nov 05 2015

    As the weather gets warmer it brings with it the danger of snakes. They are coming out of hibernation to soak up the spring sunshine. It is important to know…

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    Exemptions for microchipping

    Nov 04 2015

    There has been some confusion following the enforcement of the new pet microchip laws, which came into effect 1st November 2015.Some people have contacted the clinic asking for an exemption…

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    Staff changes

    Nov 04 2015

    We have recently had some new additions to the Chapman Animal Hospital team, as we welcome our Trainee nurse/Kennel hand Melissa Seymour-East, Vet nurse Danica Heydenrych, and also welcome back…

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    Microchipping your pet

    Aug 27 2015

    As of 1st November 2015 new Government legislation makes it compulsary to have all your dogs and cats permanently identified with a microchip. What is a microchip? A tiny device,…

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    Parvo virus – $90 vaccine vs $2000+ treatment

    Jul 15 2015

    It is with great sadness that I must announce Parvo season has begun for 2015. This month we have had our first confirmed cases of this fatal but easily preventable disease.…

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    Preparing for winter – Preventing joint pain

    Jun 22 2015

    Winter is finally here! The nights are colder and it’s time to start thinking about helping our pets cope with the winter chills and the sore joints and aching bones…

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    Preparing for winter – Preventing joint pain

    Jun 22 2015

    Winter is finally here! The nights are colder and it’s time to start thinking about helping our pets cope with the winter chills and the sore joints and aching bones…

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    Chapman updates

    May 20 2015

    The year is flying by and so much has happened over the past couple of months. We had an amazing time at the very successful Midwest Pet Fair where it…