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Importance Of Microchipping

Microchipping your pets offers several important benefits, making it a valuable practice for pet owners. A pet microchip is a small electronic chip implanted under the pet’s skin, containing a unique number that a scanner can read, providing a quick and easy way to monitor your pet. Key Reasons To Microchip Your Pet Permanent Identification…
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Spring Health Tips For Cats

Spring into Health: Essential Tips to Keep Your Cat Happy this Season As the days grow longer and the temperatures rise, springtime brings a sense of renewal and vitality. It’s also a time to ensure that our beloved feline companions are prepared to embrace the season with vigor and good health. Just as we adjust…
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Spring Health Tips For Dogs

Spring into Health: Essential Tips for Keeping Your Dog Happy this Season As winter melts away and nature begins to bloom, there’s an undeniable sense of renewal in the air. As we emerge from the cozy confines of our homes, our furry companions are equally eager to frolic in the newfound warmth of spring. However,…
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It’s All About Those Anal Glands

In this comprehensive guide, we’ll delve deep into the anatomy, function, and potential issues surrounding pet anal glands. Whether you’re a seasoned pet owner or a curious novice, join us as we unravel the mysteries behind these fascinating glands. What are anal glands? The anal glands produce a foul-smelling, oily fluid that serves several purposes…
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Can Dogs Eat Pancakes?

Whether you enjoy fluffy or crepe-like pancakes, we can’t help but wonder if our furry friends can enjoy this treat with us. Pancake Day, also known as Shrove Tuesday, is a tradition in some cultures where people make and enjoy pancakes. While it can be a fun and tasty tradition for humans, it’s important to…
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Flea & Worming Protocol

Flea & Worming Prescribing & Dispensing Protocol After seeking further guidance from the Royal College Of Veterinary Surgeons, we have made changes to the way we prescribe Flea and Worm treatments and introduced a new protocol  As flea and worm prescriptions now need to be associated with a physical examination, we have decided to conduct…
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What Is Endoscopy?

An endoscopy is a minimally invasive procedure where a specialised camera is used to view areas within your pet’s body. Think “Camera Diagnostics” An endoscope is basically a flexible tube that uses a video camera to transmit images to a larger screen for magnification. An illuminating light allows your vet to view areas such as…
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Itchy Dogs!

All that scratching, biting, and licking can become a bit irritating, to say the least! Now imagine how your poor dog feels! No one is happy when it comes to skin diseases in dogs, and there are quite a few of them that could be affecting your pooch! Here is what you need to know…
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Halloween: Keep Your Pets Safe

Whilst ghosts and vampires can scare us, nothing scares us more than our pet’s being in danger. This Halloween there maybe dangers in your home for pets… With the spooktacular time of the year fast approaching, we have compiled a Halloween safety guide to keep pets happy. Although many of us enjoy Halloween, it can…
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Arthritis In Dogs

Arthritis (osteoarthritis) is a very common condition that causes stiff, painful, swollen joints. Just like in us humans Arthritis makes moving around difficult and uncomfortable. What is Arthritis? Arthritis is inflammation of the joints and is a common problem in many dogs, causing pain, discomfort and stiffness. In dogs with arthritis, the cartilage in the…
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Can Pets get Covid?

A new Covid variant is sweeping across the UK, but will this virus affect our beloved pets? Here is what we know so far. A new Covid variant called EG.5.1 has emerged across the UK and according to the government’s Coronavirus Data website, between the 23rd of July and the 29th of July, there were…
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