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Heart Murmurs, Fear Free Handling of Cats, Cat Survives Freezing in the Snow, Are Fish Self-Aware? – Episode 50



Welcome all you awesome people to Episode 50 of the Two Vets Talk Pets Podcast, where too much talking of pets is barely enough.

We have hit 50 episodes, and so we have some shout outs from our listeners!

In this weeks episode, Lewis talks about are Fish’s self aware, and talks through the Booger test and how to check if your pet is self aware. Robbie talks about Encino Cat – a cat frozen outside.

Robbie then talks about what causes a heart murmur.

And Lewis goes through the ins and outs of fear free handling of cats.

This episode is proudly supported by Zylkene from Vetquinol – a safe way to help your dog or cat that may be stressed or have a mild anxiety – safe in the young, the old, the big and the small. Some people wonder whether Pineapple belongs on Pizzas. This is a hot button topic. If thinking about this makes your dog or cat get stressed, then Zylkene may help.

This episode is also supported by Prime 100 Pet foods – Australian made, Single Protein source diets for dogs and cats! Huge range, lots of flavours, for lots of different life stages, and diseases – So many options, great diets, lots of variety. No Pineapple in these diets though. No controversy here.    

If you’d like to support the show check out our page at Patreon, and sign up to one of the options, and get yourself or your bumper an awesome sticker, and check out the exclusive Patreon Dominance Q&A session we did. 

If you have any questions you’d like to ask Lewis and Robbie send us an email at twovetstalkpets@gmail.com, or you can contact us or find us on  InstagramTwitter, or Facebook.

Otherwise, have an awesome day. 

I’m still not sure anyone actually reads down to this part…

I’m so sure that no one reads this I’ve just cut and copied last weeks one. And I’ll keep doing it, until someone tells me they read it…

Here we are – 3 weeks in a row. Cutting and pasting the ending. Let me know if you are reading this! **FOOTNOTE: I’m reading this every week, Robbie and you’re doing a great job. This is the 3rd week I’ve put this in and you haven’t told ME you’ve seen my reply……Cheers Lewis**


Doggy Dementia, Anal Gland Abscesses, Stressed Pets At The Vets – Episode 19



Welcome listeners to episode 19 of the Two Vets Talk Pets Podcast!

We start off with our regular Chitty Chat, Robbie talks about a little dog who had a problem before coming in for her spey, Lewis and Robbie remember some funny plugs and things they have taken out of cats. Lewis talks about diving in the Galapagos Islands, and checking in with our old mate Thomas Hildebrandt who is up to his old tricks again, and Robbie asks Lewis whether it’s OK to laugh at YouTube videos with the kids (here’s the Video of the Cops and Robbers Dachshunds).

Into the meaty bit of the podcast, and Lewis has been looking into possible use of Stem Cells to help with Doggy Dementia.

Robbie has had a spate of Anal Gland Abscesses (cases at work, not his own), so they guys talk about causes, treatment options, and safety of surgery.

And finally Robbie talks about some successes he has had using Anxiety Reducing medications in stressed out pets to reduce their anxiety when then come in.

Get in contact with the TVTPs team at twovetstalkpets@gmail.com, or on socials  Facebook , Instagram or Twitter.

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Separation Anxiety, Safe Pet Foods, and Drunk Kangaroos – Episode 16



Welcome podcast fans to Episode 16 of the Two Vets Talk Pets Podcast!

We head back to the spiritual home of the Podcave for some seriously big topics this week.

Some chatty time about a dog Robbie saw with acute liver disease, Lewis making a public service announcement for Drunk Kangaroos, Dating with Dogs, and some handy hints on what to look for with making sure your pet food is made safely.

Lewis’s daughter April shows Robbie how to really do a disclaimer.

Lewis then delivers some serious  Podcast GOLD with his second part of Separation Anxiety – is your dog showing the tell tale signs? And how can you do something about it.

We then discuss in mailbag what to do if you think a vet has been negligent in the care of your pet.

If you like what you are hearing, or think one of your friends pets sounds like they might benefit from what you’ve heard in this podcast, share the pod! Let’s get it into as many ears as we can!

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Separation Anxiety, Diabetes Part 2, Puppy & Kitten Vaccinations – Episode 15



Welcome Listeners to Episode 15 of the Two Pets Talk Pets Podcast Phenomenon that is slowly taking over the Pets and Vets Podcasting scene…

Listen in for this weeks assortment of stories from the world of Dr Lewis and Dr Robbie – an update on how Olive went with her dental, a record breaking Kelpie, Free Dog’s Balls, what type of dogs the guys think they are, and Guinea Pig Obstetric advice for Robbie’s Mother-in-law.

Into the nitty gritty, Robbie finishes off his topic on Diabetes, talking about exciting new ways to monitor Diabetic pets to reduce stress and false results (Check out the picture below). And Lewis gives a fantastic first part of Separation Anxiety – one of the most common topics all vets get asked about.

In the mailbag timing and importance of puppy and kitten vaccinations are discussed.

So strap your ear plugs in for a TVTP extravaganza – episode 15 is about to rock your world!

We are getting lots of new listeners every week, but don’t forget to tell your friends, your neighbours, the postie, the people at the dog park, and your barista of choice to start following us! Go to Facebook , Instagram or Twitter to keep up with what Lewis and Robbie and getting up to when they are not podcasting. Or send us an email twovetstalkpets@gmail.com, we check it all the time, not because we are weird, just because those junk mail filters don’t set up themselves.

Oh, and to read your emails.

Mainly to read your emails…

Free Dog Balls…

Free Dog Balls

What Type Of Dog Are You?

Which Dog Are You?

Diabetes Monitor

Libre Free Diabetes Monitor