Vets on Parker have been active participants in the Templestowe business community for over 30 years and we take pride in providing support to local clubs, organisations, and events. Some of Vets on Parker’s community outreach and support activities include:

  • Sponsorship for local sporting clubs
  • Discounts for pensioners
  • Fundraising hampers for local schools
  • Participation and sponsorship of local fetes and fairs
  • Work experience for students curious about veterinary science and animal care professions

If you’re a Templestowe based organisation dedicated to enriching or bettering the community and need support, please get in touch with us! Vets on Parker are committed to giving back and helping our local area flourish.

Wildlife Care

With a wealth of bush and parkland, Templestowe is an urban wildlife hotspot. Unfortunately, wildlife and civilisation don’t always mix and animals often come off second best. Vets on Parker have decades of experience caring for injured wildlife including kangaroos, possums and birds. If you come across injured wildlife, call us immediately and one of our veterinary staff will coach you through the best way to provide immediate first aid and transport the animal safely to our clinic.

Pet Care

  • It can sometimes be hard to know which injuries or illnesses are emergencies and require a veterinary consultation or more urgent veterinary care. Which symptoms suggest urgent care is required? As a general guide, your pet should be seen urgently if they are showing any of the following symptoms: Difficulty breathing Difficulty passing urine Bloody …
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  • There’s a lot to love about welcoming a particular breed of dog or cat into your family. Whilst there is always variation between individual animals, many owners like the predictability of knowing the likely temperament, grooming requirements, activity levels, full-grown size, and appearance of their future pet.  Additionally, given that some breeds can be predisposed …
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  • Vaccinations are vital Regularly vaccinating your pet is important to protect them against various potentially fatal or debilitating infectious diseases. During a consultation, we can discuss with you the most appropriate vaccination protocol for your pet to keep them healthy. Our vets will advise the type of vaccination which will be best for your pet, …
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