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Coronavirus update

Coronavirus update

These are uncertain times for us all but we want to do everything we can to help our clients feel safe, we still want you to receive first class service from us all, without putting yours and our health at risk. We will continue to remain open as usual, but we do need to take further steps to reduce risk of virus transmission. We want...

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Springtime Dangers

Springtime Dangers

Spring is a lovely time of year, spending time with your family and pets in the nice warm weather but it is worth being aware of some of the hazards that are around, which could cause serious harm to your cat or dog. Here’s a handy guide to some of the risks and hazards to be aware of to keep your pets safe. Daffodils Lovely...

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Wildlife Awareness and Top Tips

Wildlife Awareness and Top Tips

As a community, we can come together and improve the lives of our wildlife. We need to be aware of what is natural and normal and when we should, or for that matter should not be interfering with their natural life cycle. Baby birds  – if you find a young bird with not very many feathers you need to act fast. These birds will not...

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What is your cat trying to tell you? A Cat/Human Dictionary

What is your cat trying to tell you? A Cat/Human Dictionary

Although cats are quite capable of verbal communication – and some, like Siamese, are very adept – this is always a secondary channel to them. A verbal signal is used to draw attention to something else – something that we’ve often missed! To complicate matters further, compared with humans, cats have a limited repertoire of vocalised “words” and although there is a great deal of...

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What are Puppy Parties?

What are Puppy Parties?

Puppy parties are a great way to meet other people who are going through the same exciting phase of life as yourself, the addition of a furry friend to the family! A puppy party involves a group of people and their puppies meeting up and sharing a designated area to learn and play. Veterinary staff will be present throughout the whole meeting, keeping the activity...

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Our Top 10 Tips for Avoiding Christmas Hazards with your Pet

Our Top 10 Tips for Avoiding Christmas Hazards with your Pet

If it wasn’t enough with Slade reminding you every other song: IT’S CHRISTMAS! The Christmas season is upon us, and we’re sure you’ve got plenty of plans for your family, friends and beloved pets. However, there are sadly a number of dangers to your pets that you should be aware of. We’ve compiled this list of top 10 tips so you can avoid these Christmas...

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How often does my senior pet need a health check?

How often does my senior pet need a health check?

As a general rule we tend to recommend a twice yearly check up for all pets, especially for those who are getting older. When you consider that there are 7 dog years to one human year, for your beloved pooch this equates to a checkup every 3.5 years in dog terms! Senior pets who are on ongoing medication, or have health issues, may benefit from...

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Coping with Fireworks Season

Coping with Fireworks Season

Fireworks are no longer just a “one-off” on bonfire night – we see displays all through the autumn and early winter, from Halloween to Guy Fawkes to Christmas to New Year, we can expect a couple of months of intermittent whizz-bangs. However, while that might be great for us, for many of our pets those flashes and bangs are incredibly stressful. A 2014 RSPCA survey...

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Buster ‘busts’ his knee: A case story

Buster ‘busts’ his knee: A case story

Buster’s owners have enjoyed his easy-going, lovable character from puppyhood. Epitomising the best elements typical of Flat-Coated Retrievers, his owners describe him as having “…always been a good boy.” A fit and active lad, there is only one breed trait that he falls short of; his owners say that: “He didn’t read up on what retrievers do! He’s no good at retrieving and will not...

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What is my dog saying to me?

What is my dog saying to me?

For many dog owners, their dog is considered a valued member of the family. However, dogs communicate very differently to people, so it is important that everyone who has contact with your dog is aware of the signs they may show, ensuring that all interactions are positive for your pet. Knowing what your dog is trying to say will allow you to recognise when your...

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