Selwyn Vet Centre
829 Jones Road,

Monday to Friday 08.00 to 18:00
Saturday 09:00 to 13.00
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News/How to Guides

Holidays and Pets

Holidays and Pets   As the season of long weekends and holidays approaches we will look at different options out there for you and your pets. Traditionally most people will book their pets into boarding kennels and catteries. There are several kennels and catteries in and around Christchurch and often you will have to book ... read more.

Tiny Pets

Vet Article March 2016 The Record by Selwyn Vet Centre read more.

Walking nicely on a lead

Vet Article January 2016 The Record by Selwyn Vet Centre read more.

Autumn 2016 Newsletter

Download the newsletter here Autumn 2016 PDF for tips on training your dog to walk nicely on a loose lead. read more.

Pet Insurance – Yes, it is worth it!

Pet insurance has gained huge popularity overseas in the last decade and it is starting to increase in popularity here in New Zealand with an increasing number of insurance firms offering policies. The benefits for pet owners are huge and it certainly provides peace of mind. Routine veterinary care is affordable and most people can ... read more.

Festive Season Hints

With the school holidays, Christmas and New Year season coming up many of us will be making plans for our holidays. Whether you are staying at home or travelling, there are many things to take into account to create a safe and happy festive period for your pets. Many cats and dogs will have already ... read more.

Dental care for dogs and cats

  You may be surprised to find out that dental and gum disease is the most common health problem in dogs and cats. Most pets develop dental and gum disease by the age of 3 years. Can you imagine how bad our teeth would get if we don’t brush our teeth for 3 or more ... read more.

Autumn 2015 Newsletter

Autumn 2015 newsletter – Are bones good for dogs? Puppy preschool, guess our breed competition, and more! Click here to download our newsletter. read more.