We are experienced Rabbit Vets.
Alphington & Fairfield Vet
Rabbits are gaining in popularity as pets, particularly in the inner suburbs! Its important to have a veterinary team that know bunnies to help you and your furry friend get the most out of life together! We have a very experienced team (especially Dr Tina) who love bunnies and all their unique little quirks.
Why You Should Visit an Experienced Rabbit Vet
Due to their unique physiology, rabbits require a gentle experienced hand to perform their anaesthetics and procedures.
Few veterinary practices are equipped for the surgical requirements of rabbits. Our practice is prepared for all types of lapine surgical procedures, including; diagnostic imagery, intubation, and pain management.
Rabbit Health Checks
We recommend that you bring in your rabbit(s) at least twice a year for a health checkup to keep them in tip top shape!
Rabbit Dental Checks
Healthy teeth means a healthy rabbit! Our services include:
- Malocclusion assessment and management
- Abscess treatment and management
- Dental x-ray and Surgery
Rabbit Diet and Gastrointestinal issues
A good diet is crucial to a long life. Come see us for any issues concerning your best friend’s diet.
Female Rabbit Desexing
Help reduce aggression and prevent uterine cancer, which affects 60-80% of female rabbits over 4 years of age whom are not desexed.
Male Rabbit Desexing
Eliminate the risk of testicular cancer, prevent perineal dermatitis as they age, and reduce aggression and spraying.
Grooming and Nail-Trimming
We groom all types of rabbits, including long haired ones! Remember that regular nail trimming helps keep your rabbit happy and healthy.
Eye and Ear Issues
Including weepy eyes and ear infections.
Skin Disease and Parasite Issues
Certain dog and cat products are toxic to rabbits. Chat with us to learn about what is appropriate for your rabbit!
Geriatric Care in Rabbits
Helping to transition into the senior world.
Why Rabbits Make Great Pets
- A great option for apartment living, they take up very little space, and don’t create a lot of mess.
- Very easy and economical to feed.
- Have very reasonable care requirements, which is perfect for people with busy lives.
- Are quiet and generally well-behaved.
- Rabbits can be confined when you are not home to supervise
- Rabbits are great for gardeners as a source of excellent fertilizer.
- Eat a purely vegetarian diet.
Alphington & Fairfield Vet
Our team of professionals are here to help make pet care easy. If you have any questions or concerns about your pet's health, don’t hesitate to get in touch. We love talking about animals and we’re more than happy to help! If you would like to make an appointment you can book online or give us a call to arrange a suitable time.
Monday - Friday: 8.00am - 6:00pm
Saturday: 9am - 3pm
138 Wingrove Street, Fairfield VIC 3078