Southern Cross Veterinary Clinic Port Elizabeth
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To a dog you're family, to a cat you're staff.      Unknown
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Money will buy you a pretty good dog, but it won't buy the wag of his tail.        Josh Billings
Rusty suddenly lost the use of both of his hind legs. After several weeks of acupuncture, Rusty could walk again.

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My beloved Dachshund “Mozart” who is six and a half years old and who loved to jump up on my bed in the early morning to wake me very suddenly was unable to do this one morning and when I picked him up he cried out in pain. After two days he was totally paralysed in his hind legs and unable to walk at all.

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Benefits of laser therapy in cats
Benefits of laser therapy in dogs
We now offer laser therapy for pets. Laser is a non-invasive, surgery free, drug free way to treat pain, arthritis, spinal problems, wounds, gingivitis, lick granulomas, abscesses and more.
Congratulations to Dr Kerr who, in December 2017, became a Certified Veterinary Acupuncturist. This qualification is awarded by the Chi Institute in the USA. In February 2017, she achieved a Postgraduate Certificate in Western Veterinary Acupuncture and Chronic Pain Management from Harper Adams University in the UK.
Idexx Blood Machine
In February 2018, we added to our in house diagnostics by obtaining a blood machine. We can now get blood results for your pet in about 15 minutes, including the SDMA early marker of kidney disease.
Our CryoPen arrived in August.
Warts, skin tags, cysts and certain types of skin tumours can be removed under local anaesthetic or sedation rather than a general anaesthetic. The CryoPen uses nitrous oxide gas cartridges.