November the 13th we held our Dandenong Veterinary Hospital Open
Day, allowing the public to come behind the scenes, listen to
interesting seminars and enjoy the many interesting activities
provided on the day
was all hands on deck to set up the displays and presentations
Myuna farm setting up their animal petting zoo
Lauren setting up displays out the front
Dr Darren getting the client seminar room ready
balloons went up and the clients and public started to arrive.....
Phoebe and a staff pet providing demonstrations
Colouring competition entries decorated the walls and awaited
Our groomer Amanda demonstrating grooming
The face painter was busy all day with clients (and staff!)
Animal-inspired face paint was most popular
The jumping castle was popular between rain showers
A busy seminar shedule
Dr Jo discussing exotic pet care
Dr Katherine MacMillan, our consultant behaviourist,
discussing how to better communicate with our pets
An obedience demostration by the Southern Obedience Club gave
us some tips
The local Lions Club were on hand to run the charity
All of our demonstration stuffed pets seemed to be monkeys.....
A monkey having a dental performed
A monkey having surgery - fake blood and all!
A monkey having an Xray using our new digital machine
It was a fun day for all ages - especially the
and of course the staff !
big thankyou to all that attended and helped out!