AHVEC North Hobart After Hours Veterinary Emergency Centre

Resources for pet owners

Anaphylaxis and insect bite reactions

Animals can suffer from insect bites and stings which can be very irritating and painful.

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CPR for your pet

If your pet requires CPR, follow our guide to help you through the initial steps before you get to the vet.

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First aid for drowning

If your pet drowns or nearly drowns, please follow this guide and contact your vet.

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Heat stroke

How to prevent your animal from suffering heat stroke, identify if they have heat stroke, and what to do if your animal has heat stroke.

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Lily poisoning in cats

Lilies are lethal to cats. Call your vet immediately if you suspect your cat has eaten any part of a lily plant.

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Poisoning

If you suspect that your pet may have been poisoned, or they are showing any symptoms of intoxication, please contact your vet immediately.

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Snake envenomation

If you suspect your pet has been bitten by a snake you should immobilise your pet & try and keep him/her as quiet as possible and seek medical help immediately.

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