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Veterinarians, Dr Lewis Kirkham and Dr Robbie Anderton, will give you the inside scoop on the secret lives of your pets and have a light-hearted look at the latest animal news, health tips and other random facts.

Veterinarians, Dr Lewis Kirkham and Dr Robbie Anderton, will give you the inside scoop on the secret lives of your pets and have a light-hearted look at the latest animal news, health tips and other random facts.

Location:

Australia

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Veterinarians, Dr Lewis Kirkham and Dr Robbie Anderton, will give you the inside scoop on the secret lives of your pets and have a light-hearted look at the latest animal news, health tips and other random facts.

Language:

English


Episodes

#69 Recent Fatal Dog Attack, Grain Free Diets & Heart Disease, Ban on Dogs at the Local Footy.

7/12/2019
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Duration:01:06:32

#68 What does a spleen do? Celebrity Journalist Dr Robbie & Why Vets Keep Spare Pants at Work

7/5/2019
Episode 68 of the Two Vets Talk Pets Podcast is here, where too much talking of pets is barely enough. In this weeks episode Robbie lets rip on poorly made pants, poorly made headline puns, and poorly Spleens. 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, in the Canine, or the Feline. Did you know that for as little as $2 per month, you can...

Duration:00:36:47

#67 Choosing a Dog Trainer, Adaptive Eye Muscles, Secret Life of Pets II & A Pig On The Leash

6/28/2019
Welcome to episode 67 of the Two Vets Talk Pets Podcast, where too much taking of pets is barely enough! This week our heroes delve deeply into what to look for with choosing a dog trainer, trying to cut through the glossy pictures and the spooky language to find out what they stand for. We also look at what the adaptive changes dogs have evolved from wolves to melt your heart, Robbie reviews Secret Life of Pets 2, and we talk about a controversial pig on a leash. This episode is...

Duration:00:54:52

#66 What is a behaviourist?, Breathing Problems in Dogs, Do Vets Make Mistakes? & Larry The UK Chief Mouser (update)

6/21/2019
Welcome to episode 66 of the Two Vets Talk Pets Podcast, where too much taking of pets is barely enough! We talk about breathing problems with Norwich Terriers, Top 10 dog names, Flerkens, and an update on Lazy Larry the Chief Mouser. Lewis then talks about the sticky situation of what vets can and can’t call themselves, compared to non-vets, who can call themselves what they like. This episode is proudly supported by Zylkene from Vetquinol- a safe way to help your dog or cat that may...

Duration:01:04:41

#65 - Cancer, Oncology & Chemotherapy - The New Frontiers & Mythbusting with Dr Laura Brockley

6/14/2019
Welcome to episode 65 of the Two Vets Talk Pets Podcast, where too much taking of pets is barely enough! This week we interview Dr Laura Brockley, a Specialist Veterinary Oncologist at Advanced VetCare in Melbourne, and talk all things Cancer in Pets - what's common, what's new, what happens, and what's coming up on the horizon. The dog suits Laura was talking about can be found here at Bromelli Suits. This episode is proudly supported by Zylkene from Vetquinol- a safe way to help your...

Duration:01:05:13

#64 Obesity; Pet Food Recall; Chief Mouser & Wealthy Pets

6/6/2019
Welcome everyone to episode 64 of the Two Vets Talk Pets Podcast, where too much talking of pets is barely enough. This week Lewis tries out some ASMR and Robbie tries some racey material. Lewis has found a story about Tuberculosis in a Pet food, we have a story about the Chief Mouser to the Cabinet Office , And Lewis turns the light on the worlds weathiest pets. IN the main part of the episode, Robbie talks about Obesity in Pets - how to check if your pet is overweight. This episode is...

Duration:01:03:09

#63 Alzheimers/Dementia/Old Age; Free Range Vs Barn Lay Eggs; Lectric Soda Danger in Dogs & Puppy Noises Myth.

5/30/2019
Welcome everyone to Episode 63 of the Two Vets Talk Pets Podcast, where too much talking of pets is barely enough. In this weeks episode, Robbie talks about the perils of being a vets' cats and Lewis has been peddling his wares elsewares. Lewis' dentist put him onto an interesting article about whether we should be rethinking whether free range eggs are more for our benefit than chickens, Robbie talks about a frightening article about dogs getting very sick and even dying from being given...

Duration:01:02:25

#62 – Constipation; Do Cats Mirror their Owner’s Personality?; Flynn’s Walk &; Vale Grumpy Cat

5/23/2019
Welcome to episode 62 of the Two Vets Talk Pets Podcast, where too much talking of pets is barely enough. This week Lewis wraps up the great success that was Flynn's Walk 2019, we remember the Grumpy Cat , and report on the return of Big Sexy. This Week, Lewis finds an article where your cats personality may be linked to your personality. And Robbie talks about constipation. This episode is proudly supported by Zylkene from Vetquinol - a safe way to help your dog or cat that may be...

Duration:00:49:13

#61 Feline Infectious Peritonitis (FIP); Dog Lovers Show 2019; Singles Events for Dogs and a Three Eyed Snake

5/16/2019
Welcome to Episode 61 of the Two Vets Talk Pets Podcast, where too much talking of pets is barely enough. This week Lewis shows off his Selfie pulling prowess, then shows off a Three Eyed Snake, while Robbie delves into the upcoming Australian Federal Election, looking at which of Australia's politicians are pet lovers and which are not. (Including Clive Palmers Grog Dog). Into the podcast proper, and Lewis went to the Dog Lovers Show 2019 in Melbourne, and had some fun talking to some...

Duration:01:09:10

60 Flynn’s Walk; Pets and Disabilities; Orangutang Escapes.

5/9/2019
Episode 60 of the Two Vets Talk Pets, where too much talking of pets is barely enough. This week after a quick catch up, and a quick catching of a run away orangutang, we are joined by Jack Levitt from Flynn's Walk. Flynn's Walk was set up in memory of Dr Flynn Hargreaves, who took his own life 2 years ago, and has lead to his family and friends to unite to try and raise awareness and funds to help fight Mental Illness and Suicide, especially in Vets, Nurses and Vet Techs. Flynn's Walk...

Duration:01:18:52

59 Do Dog’s Get Autism? Cat Calming Music; Millipedes and Back Massages; Zebras and Flies.

5/2/2019
What's Up, and welcome to episode 59 of the Two Vets Talk Pets Podcast, where too much talking of pets is barely enough. We've just put up another Patreon Q&A session - want to check it out? Subscribe to Patreon for only $2 a month - that's $0.50 an episode - get exclusive content, get a sticker, get our love. Who wouldn't want our love? In this weeks episode we talk about how Zebras might be tricking flies, Millipedes giving back massages, and cats grabbing tongues. We then deep dive into...

Duration:01:17:56

Feeding your cats to happiness, Lewis is back, comedian Will Anderson, Vets in the News – Episode 58

4/25/2019
We are back! And Lewis Is back! And you are still here! And that is awesome! Welcome to Episode 58 of the Two Vets Talks Pets Podcast, where too much talking of pets is barely enough. With Lewis back from his South American adventures, TVTP is back with fresh content, and Lewis is back sporting a fresh Alpaca Ugly Sweater. Thanks to our excellent Patreon Subscribers - your help keeps the lights on and the podcast running - we couldn't do it without you all! If you'd like to subscribe, head...

Duration:01:07:50

Easter Epsiode (57) – Puppy School & Socialisation; Chocolate Toxicity; Lily Flowers & Cats; Pancreatitis; Xylitol Toxicity

4/12/2019
Hello and welcome to our special Easter Episode of the Two Vets Talk Pets Podcast, also known as episode 57, where too much talking of pets is barely enough. And where too much chocolate for vets barely enough! In this weeks episode, the guys get stuck into some Wikipedia email, and Robbie has made himself sick from eating too much dark chocolate. Lewis talks about how important Puppy Socialisation is, despite advice from a dog trainer that says not to do it. Lewis also has an update on...

Duration:01:05:29

Sneezing, Cats & Boxes, Distemper Balls, Pill Cameras, King Kong, Nepal Climbing Dog – Episode 56

4/4/2019
Hello and welcome to episode 56 of the Two vets Talk pets podcast, where too much talking of pets is barely enough. This week in the world of podcasting, Robbie Dusts off an old book of remedies for Distemper balls, Lewis finds a story about an intrepid mountain climbing dog and cats and boxes, and Robbie finds a story about Pill sized cameras for your dogs intestines! And King Kong is dead! And Sneezing! This episode is proudly supported by Zylkene from Vetquinol - a safe way to help your...

Duration:01:07:26

Alopecia/hair loss, cats & cardboard boxes, dogs eating chicken skewers (again), Jonah & the whale and full-time puppy carers – Episode 55

3/28/2019
Welcome to episode 55 of the Two Vets Talk Pets Podcast, where too much talking of pets is barely enough. In this weeks episode, Robbie talks about a dogs lucky encounter with a skewer, Lewis finds diver than looks tasty to a whale, and the dangers of Coles Stickies (see below picture) Robbie then talks about all things hair loss, and Lewis talks about the risks of raw meaty bones. This episode is proudly supported by Zylkene from Vetquinol - a safe way to help your dog or cat that may be...

Duration:01:02:18

Cesar Milan & Dog Training; Heavy Breathing; Breeders Finally Recognised; Cleaning Your Dog’s Teeth – Episode 54

3/21/2019
Hello and welcome to Episode 54 of the Two Vets Talk Pets Podcast, where too much talking of pets if barely enough. Lewis and Robbie were separated by the tyranny of distance, so Skyped this one. So apologies for some stuttering flow on the pod. But the Pod must go on! Don't forget to sponsor us at Patreon. It will help lewis get better internet incase we ever need to do another Skype pod. Or so he can watch videos of Dusty Martin. He loves Dusty Martin... This week we talk about an article...

Duration:01:11:34

Behaviour Mythbusting Part 2; Dreaming Dogs; Prescribing Laws; Skewers; Rich Cats & Fat Rats – Episode 53

3/14/2019
Hello and Welcome to Episode 53 of the Two Vets Talk Pets Podcast, where too much talking of pets if barely enough. This week on the good ship HMS TVTP, Robbie ponders about dreaming dogs, and dogs that dream of eating chicken skewers, Lewis about cats that dream about inheriting fortunes, and a rat that dreamed that the gap in the man hole cover was a little bit bigger... We then talk about why vets have to be careful prescribing medications and why we have laws that dictate what we can and...

Duration:01:17:51

Breed Specific Legislation; Medial Luxated Patella; Manicures for Bulldogs; Dog’s Feelings – Episode 52

3/7/2019
Hello and Welcome to Episode 52 of the Two Vets Talk Pets Podcast, where too much talking of pets if barely enough. This week Lewis talks about giving a Bulldog a world class manicure, and Robbie talks about a huge chocolate frog, and a great way to help prevent a bee sting reaction. Lewis finds a Tiger in a house of disrepute in Houston, the guys discuss the legalising of dogs feelings in the ACT, and Elon Musk looking out for dogs in his Tesla's. Into the meaty part of the podcast, Robbie...

Duration:01:12:59

Retractable Leads in Dogs, Chlorine Driving Cats Nuts?, Vet Clinic – Business and Stress – Episode 51

2/28/2019
Hello and welcome listeners to episode 51 of the Two Vets Talk Pets Podcast, where too much talking of pets is barely enough. In this weeks episode, Lewis talks about the importance of our awesome quarantine service, who have found cases of Foot and Mouth Disease in Pig Meat products being brought into Australia. And Robbie wonders why his cat Parker goes nuts around his board shorts after he's back from a swim at the pool. Lewis also has found a great article about the stressors of running...

Duration:01:16:52

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

2/21/2019
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...

Duration:01:03:00