Acupuncture is the insertion of very fine needles into specific skin points on the body and it has the ability to alter various physiological body functions. Along with herbal medicine, it is probably one of the oldest forms of human and veterinary medicine in the world.
We provide a comprehensive health assessment of your pet. Special attention is paid to requirements specific to their age, breed, gender and individuality.
We have so many “toys” that we enjoy using we had to make a special heading for them. Some of them you may recognize and others will be a comforting surprise.
North Hobart Veterinary Hospital has a fully equipped surgery. We offer routine surgery, orthopaedics, soft tissue surgery, and surgery by specialists.
We have several visiting specialists including Opthamology and Dermotology as well as rehab consultants.
Puppy School is a series of fun classes specifically designed to help socialise your puppy.
Cat Friendly Practice
North Hobart Veterinary Hospital recognises that cats are different!
The Cat Friendly Practice Program (CFP) – Gold status
Individual condominiums for your cat’s holiday.
At North Hobart Veterinary Hospital we use various forms of rehabilitation to help patients.
The last few years have seen us put enormous effort in to providing care for rabbits that is equal to dogs and cats.
If required we are able to do house visits.
Vaccinating your pet (from rabbits and ferrets to cats and dogs) is an integral part of their long term health plan.
We have in-house blood testing equipment, faecal and urine testing and microscopy.
Iodine 131 is a radioactive material given by mouth to cats who are diagnosed as hyperthyroid.
Just as you look after your teeth to prevent plaque and denatl disease, you have to take care of your pet’s teeth.
Microchips provide a permanent form of identification that cannot be changed or removed and this identification lasts for the life of the pet.
North Hobart Veterinary Hospital use and recommend Hills Pet Nutrition for all of your furry family members.
Choosing the time to euthanase your pet is a very difficult decision that needs to be considered carefully.
At North Hobart Veterinary Hospital we aim to involve ourselves in our community and show you the role pet ownership and care plays in our lives.
Pet Insurance Information
Pet insurance or pet health insurance helps cover the cost of medical and surgical expenses should your pet become ill or have an accident.