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Dr. Ben Willcocks

Pet Expert

Ben Willcocks believes you can never learn too much about your pet.

Ben Willcocks believes you can never learn too much about your pet.

About Dr. Ben Willcocks

Dr Ben Willcocks is a Veterinarian, and a regular contributor to the pet website, www.vetico.com.au. This site is a free online resource and community developed by Veterinarians to provide current, reliable and relevant information for pet owners.

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bad puppy  

hi, i need help i have an 9th month old beagle puppy his name is marely . I have try everything he just destory everything he has destory the garden,pot plants,smashed two ceramic pots,a kennel,thre...

Dog  

Why do dogs like rolling in poo? Is it possible to train them not to?...

Rescue puppy terrified of lead and being picked up  

Dear Dr Willcocks, I hope this email finds you well! We recently adopted a now 14-week old labrador x kelpie. He is a gorgeous boy but is also incredibly shy. It has taken him a few weeks to...

6 Tips to Wash your Dog in Winter

By Dr. Ben WillcocksOn 7 Jul

Keep your dog well-groomed and clean during winter with these top tips! Follow these simple bathing tips to can ensure your pets stay healthy, happy, and clean all winter long.

How to Make a Cosy Kennel for your Pooch

By Dr. Ben WillcocksOn 12 Jun

No matter where you live in Australia, temperatures drop during the winter months. So how can you ensure your pet stays warm during the long, cold nights? Here's everything you need to know about setting up a kennel, or bed for your pooch.

5 Amazing Animal Tales

By Dr. Ben WillcocksOn 29 May

Resident Pet expert, Dr Ben Willcocks, shares some inspirational tales of pets whose love and loyalty were tested when danger struck.

10 Common Mistakes Pet Owners Make

By Dr. Ben WillcocksOn 22 May

We love our pets – there’s no doubt about it. But are we taking the best, and safest, care of our four-legged friends?