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DOG THEFT AWARENESS WEEK 14th-21st MARCH

Pet theft is unfortunately on the increase so it is very important to make sure your pet is microchipped so it can be traced back to you. 

Every week more than 60 dogs are stolen in England and Wales.

With the law as it stands there is no deterrent to reduce pet theft, there are ongoing attempts to change this with a Pet Theft Bill going to be debated in Parliament.

Why neuter you pets?

Neutering means removing the possibility of your pet reproducing. For female animals this is called spaying and for males it is called castration. This not only helps reduce the number of unwanted puppies and kittens, but can have serious health benefits too.

A day in the life of a small animal vet

This morning I have been one of the operating vets so after arriving at work I change into clean surgical scrubs. I check each animal before their anaesthetic then decide on the drugs and doses we’re going to use for the calmest and safest anaesthetic experience.

January Dental Campaign 2019

This month we wanted to highlight pet dentistry

WINTER OFFER!!  For the next 3 months

Why Should I Microchip My Cat? … It Doesn't Go Far!!!

 Christmas 2018 Opening Hours

 Christmas 2018 Opening Hours

Changes to Pet Travel in the event of a ‘No-Deal’ Brexit

The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) has advised that should the UK leave the EU next year without a deal, there would be important implications for pet owners wishing to travel overseas with their animals from 30 March 2019. What you need to know and do You will still be able to travel to Europe with your pet after the UK leaves the EU, whatever the ...

It's Cold Out There

Brrr – its cold out there! With the colder weather settling in, it’s a good idea to start making plans to avoid some Christmas calamities and keep our pets healthy throughout the festive season. Winter walks:  In order to avoid pets expanding their waistline, getting out and about as the weather cools is essential.  However, make sure that your pets are adequately prepared; w ...

Question : Where do fleas go in the Winter Answer : Your Home

Did you know that the worse time for flea infestations is actually the Autumn and Winter months?    Fleas thrive in warm conditions and thanks to central heating, they don’t need to hop south for the winter, they just need to move into your living room. Fleas can make their way into our home in all sorts of ways; on your pets, on us, or just hopping in by themselves.  Did you ...

Fireworks and Pets - help keep them safe

Fireworks and Pets - help keep them safe It will soon be the time of year when many people will enjoy the tradition of celebrating Halloween and November 5th with bonfires and fireworks. It is also the time of the year that many pet owners dread as many dogs and cats are very scared and anxious of loud noises. Add to this flashing lights and scary costumes and they can become ...

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