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Vetlife offers dairy, sheep, beef, deer, equine and companion animal vet and health services plus has a comprehensive retail offering.
Vetlife offers a full range of professional veterinary services to help you get the best from your animals.

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Find your nearest clinic, how to contact them and see who will be looking after you and your animals. We have vet clinics throughout Canterbury and Otago for all your companion animal and rural animal vet needs.

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Dairy Farmers

Keeping Cows Healthy this Spring

  • This Spring, don’t get hit with a late rush of retained foetal membranes. If you are using short acting injectable selenium remember that it only retains levels high enough to reduce retained membranes for 4 weeks.

Sheep & Beef Farmers

  • Lamb Survival:There are many factors that can affect lamb survival and these can often be easily influenced. Firstly where possible, lamb your multiple bearing ewes on paddocks with less than 25 degrees slope, with no water hazards and good shelter.

Equine

  • Selenium – to give or not to give…Selenium is a trace element found in the soil and is taken up by plants.  It is deficient in many parts of NZ, and horses grazing these pastures can be similarly deficient.

Working Dog

Although August 1st is traditionally the first day of spring the winter weather tends to linger well into September so ways to keep your working dogs warm during cold weather can be relatively simple and easy to do:

Pet Owners

  • Spring Irritations

    September is the start of Spring and with the new grass growth we begin mowing our lawns a lot more frequently.

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Vetlife spring package - Complimentary service and mileage Spring product package - Deferred payments and discounted products Salmonella Brandenburg - Health warning

“Come and meet the fantastic team at Vetlife Culverden”

Vetlife - Culverden; The fantastic team includes Annabel Harris and Carl Finnigan (Veterinarians) who are supported by Paula Finnigan (Clinic Administrator) and Norma Barton (Field Rep). Please feel free to contact the clinic or call in and meet the friendly team.

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Looking for a rewarding career in veterinarian medicine with a progressive, community focussed company?

Vetlife has a range of opportunities in animal health, field sales and clinic services.

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A study to help us understand how to extend the working life of our hard-working employees – the huntaways and heading dogs on your farms.

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