To discuss clinical and public health issues in the care of small pet animals especially dogs and cats

July 27, 2018

What do you do when a dog bites you?

For most of us, we have had cases or near-cases of dog chases or some form of aggressiveness from dogs. Sometimes, this leads to mild to […]
July 17, 2018

Dog owner fractures dog’s bones in a case of animal abuse

A reputable veterinary clinic in Ibadan, Oyo State, Dr Tessy’s Veterinary Hospital, reported a shocking case of animal abuse via their Facebook page. The female dog […]
February 8, 2018

Do you wish for a healthy Pet? Then you MUST do these…

We are pretty sure that at the beginning of this year, you made some commitments and goals towards your personal and professional development. We hope that […]
January 28, 2018

The best (DIY) way to remove ticks from your Dog

For most dog-owners, tick infestation is a familiar and sometimes regular occurrence during their seasons. We even have annual tick seasons during which tick population increase […]
January 12, 2018

Quack doctor infects and kills a dog through wrong vaccination

A man by the name of Mr Adepoju and graduate of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology(LAUTECH) was caught in the act of quackery in Ibadan. He […]
December 30, 2017

Castration in Dogs and Cats (1)

Castration is the surgical removal of a male animal’s testicles. It is also known as neutering, sterilisation, “fixing”, desexing, snipping or by its veterinary names – orchiectomy and gonadectomy. […]
November 25, 2017

Man’s Cruelty to Animals; The Nigerian Story – By Dr Gani Enahoro

It was Mahatma Ghandi who once declared that we can “judge the morality of a nation by the way the society treats its animals”. In another […]
September 28, 2017

Today is World Rabies Day 2017! What do you know about Rabies?

By Niyi Atanda and Kikiope Oluwarore (DVM) Today September 28, 2017, is set aside to commemorate World Rabies Day! It is an opportunity for health professionals […]
September 26, 2017

Attend World Rabies Day Advocacy 2017 (Free Dog Vaccination included)

What are you doing tomorrow Wednesday, September 27 2017? The Nigerian Veterinary Medical Association (NVMA) Lagos Chapter, will be organizing an advocacy program on the deadly […]
July 4, 2017

See what a man did to his neighbor’s dog!!

This horrific act happened in Warri, Delta State, Nigeria.                                   […]
June 6, 2017

IS YOUR DOG IS UNDERWEIGHT OR OVERWEIGHT?

Just as in humans, weight is an important factor in determining the health of an animal. Generally, for our dogs (and other pets), an ideal optimum […]
April 18, 2017

Dog Barks – What is your Dog saying?

Just as human beings communicate with each other using predominantly languages, animals also have their methods of communications through vocal sounds. The vocal sounds that dogs […]
December 12, 2016

Caution! The Dangers of Fumigation

Fumigation is the spraying of certain dangerous chemicals to disinfect your environment or kill pests such as cockroaches, ticks, bugs, termites, rats, etc. It is a […]