Signs of Ageing

SLOWING DOWN - You may notice that your pet’s energy slows with ageing. This isn't always the case however, keep an eye for subtle changes in how they move around.


Snakes are a significant spring and summer threat to our pets, particularly those with a strong prey drive and a highly investigative nature.

Atopy - Pet Hay Fever

Atopy, or Atopic dermatitis, is an allergic skin disease that causes itching. It is one of the two most common skin allergies in dogs and cats, along with flea allergy dermatitis.

Treatment for Atopy

When we remember that there are various known causes for Atopy, we will work with your pet’s particular case in coming up with the most practical treatment plan.

Safe Car Trips For Dogs

A safe car travel routine for your pet is a smart thing to establish. Hazards to both you and your pet can be reduced keeping you and other motorists safe.

Children + Dogs

Over the 25 years of my vet career I have heard most clients share happy stories of the good times with their pets. They compliment our lives and provide incomparable companionship.

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  • Duncan McGinness Veterinary Surgeons have been a loyal sponsor of Dubbo Field and Game for over 15 years. We congratulate Duncan and his staff on providing over two decades of outstanding veterinary service to the Dubbo Community.

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  • We have known Duncan McGinness in excess of 20 years, during this time he and his competent staff have looked after all the family's pets. He is now also looking after our grandchildren's pets. The service we receive from Duncan is nothing short of exceptional. The surgery is very welcoming and personalised, and the treatment of his patients is first class. Your pet's health is a priority. We would have no hesitation in recommending Duncan McGinness Veterinary surgeons as a reliable and efficient veterinary practice.

    Todd & Jenny Barlow,