Wormers and Flea/Tick Treatments

We have a wide range of products to prvent and treat extenal and intenal parasites to keep your pet healthy All our staff can help you select the most appropriate treatment When you buy a product we shall text you a reminder to replenish medication when the last treatment has been used. Canine Heartworm Disease […]

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Specialist Eye Clinic

We receive regular visits from Dr Tony read who is a specialist veterinary ophthalmologist.He sees complex cases referred within our clinic and from other veterinary practices all over North Queensland. He can give specialist medical advise  for complex eye conditions such as glaucomaand can perform advanced eye surgery at our premises. Typical surgeries include specialist […]

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Fees and Charges

As with modern human medicine there have been many developments in veterinary medicine but these have increased costs and there is no government subsidy ( Medicare ) for pets. All companion animal fees are also subject to GST. However maintaining your pet’s health does not have to be expensive. We are a small privately owned […]

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Ambulance

We realise that in some cases pet owners may have difficulty with transport. We can arrange collection and delivery of your animal. In some cases, our vets can be mobile and arrange a home veterinary visit if your pet is unable to be moved without medical assistance at your home in Townsville.  

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Animal Behaviour

Pet behaviour problems are very stressful and ideally are prevented with attention to basics at Puppy preschool or adolescent dog training classes. We host training classes run by professional dog trainer Belinda Young of Treat Play Love. Some of the commonest problems we see in dogs and cats are – Separation anxiety House soiling Chewing […]

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Consultations

Please telephone to make an appointment. We need a carefully arranged schedule of consultation appointments to enable us to meet our clients’ expectations, keep waiting time to a minimum and create an orderly working environment. If you have a […]

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Diagnostic Imaging

Western Suburbs Vet Clinic prides itself in having quality equipment to aid diagnosis and treatment of your pet’s problems. We have upgraded our Xray system to an AGFA digitalised system. We still have the same Xray generating exposure system, so we still have to wear protective equipment and adhere to rigorous guidelines to minimise staff […]

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Emergency!

In the event of an emergency, please call the clinic to let us know the problem so we can prepare for your arrival, and priorise services for your pet with a minimum of delay. Please try and stay calm to give us as much information as possible so we can give you […]

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Endoscopy

We have a range of endoscopes which enables us to visualise and obtain biopsies from otherwise inaccessible areas. Bone in oesophagus Inhaled foreign body in airway Uses include: GASTROSCOPY Visualise stomach, proximal small bowel and oesophagus. BRONCHOSCOPY Visualise windpipe and smaller airways in the lungs. RHINOSCOPY Visualise inside the nose and pharynx and larynx. Video […]

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Final Care

The death of our pets is an event that all pet owners fear. All our staff are trained to help you deal with your loss.  Please feel free to contact any member of staff you feel at ease with.  It often helps to talk things over with someone who has helped care for your pet.  […]

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