Advice from Dr Harry

Dr Harry shares his advice from years of experience as a veterinarian, helping animals all over Australia. As well as some stories about the extraordinary animals and owners he's met along the way.

"I want to be a vet. I love it! I couldn't do anything else."

- Dr Harry

Handy hints from Dr Harry

Toilet training tips for your dog

Getting your dog toilet trained is an important part of them becoming house trained. Dr Harry shares his tips on toilet training your dog using artificial grass.

dr harry covid 19 and your dog

COVID-19 and our dogs

Being at home you have spent a lot more time with your ‘friend’. Changing the bond will be difficult for many dogs.

dr harry tips on keeping your cat at a healthy weight

Health tips for your cat

Dr Harry talks about fat cats and shares his tips on how you can keep them at a healthy weight.

dr harry why dogs lick

Why dogs lick

Why do dogs lick? Well, it's all to do with pecking order. Dr Harry explains more here.

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Any general advice provided by Dr Harry Cooper in relation to Woolworths Pet Insurance is provided as an Authorised Representative of Hollard through an arrangement with Woolworths AR No. 1000933.

Woolworths Pet Insurance is issued by The Hollard Insurance Company Pty Ltd ABN 78 090 584 473, AFSL 241436 (Hollard), is promoted and distributed by Hollard’s Authorised Representative (AR) Woolworths Group Limited ABN 88 000 014 675, AR 245476 and is arranged and administered by PetSure (Australia) Pty Ltd ABN 95 075 949 923, AFSL 420183. Any advice provided is general only and does not take into account your individual objectives, financial situation or needs. Please consider the Product Disclosure Statement (PDS) to ensure this product meets your needs before purchasing. PDS and Target Market Determination available at