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Telepet – at-home video call or chat

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Receive advice from the comfort of your home quickly and easily with trusted, local vets with a simple video call.

Open 365 days, 8am-10pm.
Australia-wide
Australia’s #1 Pet Telemedicine Provider

 

Telepet is Pawssum’s Vet Telemedicine Solution

If your pet becomes unwell while you are ‘self-isolating’ or ‘social distancing’, you may consider calling a vet for advice before you visit a veterinary practice. At Pawssum, we find many health concerns can be dealt with safely and effectively via an online video consultation or live text chat. Our vets are available Australia-wide till late consultations are only $49 or free for our Wellness plan members.
Stay well and safe everyone!

Pawssum’s Telepet service allows pet owners to video call with an experienced and trusted vet instantly.

Benefits of using Telepet:

  • Reassurance that you’re taking the right steps in an emergency.
  • Convenience after hours to ask any questions you may have without having to physically drive your pet out.
  • Peace of mind for minor conditions or concerns with advice from a qualified vet.
  • Ongoing support or general advice for your pet

To ensure continuity of service, Pawssum vets can easily follow-up cases with a home visit.

Cost:
$49 for a video call consult 

There may be times you just have a few questions about your pet, or might want some advice to ensure you’re doing the right thing. Many cases can be resolved with a quick video call and our vets can address the concerns you may have.

Telepet can help with a new or ongoing condition or even provide advice about behaviour or feeding. Some of these include:
  • Skin conditions including allergies and itchy skin
  • Vomiting or diarrhoea
  • Coughing or sneezing
  • Sore paws or broken nails
  • Minor cuts or infections
  • Gums and teeth
  • Smells
  • Diets or weight issues
  • Behavioural problems

Checking in with a vet is also useful to keep your pet happy and healthy. Discuss everything about your pet’s health with a simple and easy video call with a qualified Pawssum vet.

Currently we have local vets who can hold Telepet video calls in your native language including Chinese, Arabic and Spanish. Ask our friendly staff if you want to connect with a vet who speaks your native tongue.

In some circumstances, your Telepet Vet may even be able to write a prescription for your pet’s medicines, for example where you need a repeat or refill of a medicine your pet is currently on. Through our partnership with leading pet pharmacy PetScripts.com.au, most prescriptions written by our Telepet vet can be filled and delivered directly to your door just a few days after consult.

Pawssum Vets are open for business during the Coronavirus epidemic, Australia-wide 7 days a week until late.