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Veterinarian (BVSc)

Dr. Ashley Darby


Graduate of Sydney University

6+ years


Ash graduated from Sydney University in 2017 and has since worked in mixed and small animal emergency clinics and general practice. She grew up in South Africa and England before moving to Australia, and her passion for animals came from many childhood safaris in the Kruger National Park. Ash lives with her husband Ben, two energetic Springer Spaniel dogs, and one very tolerant black cat. She also competes in dressage, eventing, and show jumping with her horse, Atlas.

Articles from Dr. Ashley Darby

Recent articles

dog licking its butt

Why Do Dogs Lick Their Butt? 8 Vet-Reviewed Reasons

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Written by Jessica, Approved by Dr. Ashley Darby

Feb 20, 2024 - 6 min read

Shiba Inu Barking at a Dog

Why Do Dogs Bark at Other Dogs? 10 Vet-Reviewed Reasons

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Written by Kathryn, Approved by Dr. Ashley Darby

Feb 20, 2024 - 6 min read

slices of kiwi fruit on the table

Can Hamsters Eat Kiwi? Vet Approved Facts & FAQ

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Written by Kit, Approved by Dr. Ashley Darby

Feb 16, 2024 - 4 min read

close up of a scared cat hiding

How to Lure a Cat Out of Hiding In 6 Vet Approved Steps

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Written by Keri-Beth, Approved by Dr. Ashley Darby

Feb 16, 2024 - 7 min read

pocket male American Bully puppy dog close up

How Many Chromosomes Do Dogs Have? Vet Approved Facts & FAQ

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Written by Kit, Approved by Dr. Ashley Darby

Feb 16, 2024 - 4 min read

Golden Retriever Dog licking his paws

My Dog Keeps Licking One Paw: 14 Vet Approved Reasons Why

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Written by Kit, Approved by Dr. Ashley Darby

Feb 16, 2024 - 6 min read

cheerios breakfast cereal in a white bowl on a blue wooden table

Can Hamsters Eat Cheerios? Vet Answered Facts & Nutrition Advice

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Written by Dr. Ashley, Approved by Dr. Ashley Darby

Feb 16, 2024 - 4 min read

Chocolate Ice Cream

Can Dogs Eat Chocolate Ice Cream? Vet Approved Facts & FAQ

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Written by Keri-Beth, Approved by Dr. Ashley Darby

Feb 15, 2024 - 6 min read

Adorable small Pomeranian dog in short hair style stand and turn the face upward curious in question from owner about something she hearing

7 Noises Only Dogs Can Hear (Vet-Approved)

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Written by Kit, Approved by Dr. Ashley Darby

Feb 21, 2024 - 5 min read

cat with hairball

How to Help a Cat Pass a Hairball – 4 Vet Approved Tips

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Written by Brooke, Approved by Dr. Ashley Darby

Feb 15, 2024 - 6 min read

Frankincense

Is Frankincense Safe for Cats? Vet Approved Facts

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Written by Kerry-Ann, Approved by Dr. Ashley Darby

Feb 13, 2024 - 5 min read

tap water flowing from the faucet

Can Guinea Pigs Drink Tap Water? Vet Approved Safety & Care Guide

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Written by Nicole, Approved by Dr. Ashley Darby

Feb 13, 2024 - 4 min read

cooked shrimp in black background

Can Parrots Eat Shrimp? Vet Reviewed Health Concerns & Nutrition Tips

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Written by Sarah, Approved by Dr. Ashley Darby

Jan 15, 2024 - 6 min read

Raw meat plated on a wooden tablet

Can Parrots Eat Meat? Vet Approved Facts & FAQ

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Written by Jordyn, Approved by Dr. Ashley Darby

Jan 15, 2024 - 5 min read

raw uncooked white rice in a sack on wooden table

Can Parrots Eat Rice? Vet Approved Facts & FAQ

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Written by Ashley, Approved by Dr. Ashley Darby

Jan 10, 2024 - 4 min read

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