Pet Health

We have the latest equipment to ensure we provide your pet with the best care possible. We offer a full range of veterinary medical and surgical services for all animals including:

Important Dates for your Puppy or Kitten

Puppy Care

  • Vaccinations: 6 - 8 weeks, 10 - 12 weeks, 14 - 16 weeks.
  • Intestinal Worming: 6 weeks, 8 weeks, 10 weeks, 12 weeks, 16 weeks, 20 weeks, 24 weeks then once every 3 months for life.
  • Heartworm Prevention: Heartworm injection at 12 weeks, 6 months, 15 months and then yearly for life.
  • Flea and Tick Prevention: Start an oral product at 8 weeks.

Kitten Care

  • Vaccinations: F3 6 - 8 weeks and 10 - 12 weeks. FIV 6 - 8 weeks, 8 - 10 weeks, 10 - 12 weeks.
  • Intestinal Worming: 6 weeks, 8 weeks, 10 weeks, 12 weeks, 16 weeks, 20 weeks, 24 weeks then once every 3 months for life.
  • Flea and Tick Prevention: Start spot on product at 12 weeks.
  • Heartworm Prevention: A monthly product is available for prevention of heartworm in cats, however it is not very common.

Desexing for Puppies and Kittens

Desexing is recommended at 6 months of age for both male and female puppies and kittens.

Microchipping

Microchipping for both puppies and kittens is recommended at 8 weeks of age and is a legal requirement prior to sale.

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Equine Vaccinations

  • Tetanus: From 3 months of age - 2 doses, 4 weeks apart. Then yearly boosters for life.
  • Strangles: From 3 months of age - 3 doses, 2 weeks apart. Then yearly boosters for life. (If breeding or competing consult our clinic)
  • Equine Herpes Virus: From 3 months of age - 2 doses, 4 weeks apart. Then yearly boosters for life. (If breeding consult our clinic)
  • Hendra Virus: From 4 months of age - 2 doses, 3 - 6 weeks apart, followed by a 6 month booster. Then yearly for life.
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Our experienced team is ready to welcome you and your dogs, cats, horse and farm animals.

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We service all areas of the Capricorn Coast including Yeppoon, Emu Park, Zilzie, Rockhampton, Cawarral, Alton Downs, Gracemere, The Caves and surrounding areas.

Acacia Veterinary Surgery

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Acacia Veterinary Surgery
40 Normanby Street, Yeppoon


07 4939 5988

acacia@acaciavets.com

Opening hours

Monday 8am - 5:30pm
Tuesday 8am - 5:30pm
Wednesday 8am - 5:30pm
Thursday 8am - 5:30pm
Friday 8am - 5:30pm
Saturday 8:30am - 12pm