Special Offer For Arthritic Pets

Arthritis affects 80% of dogs over the age of 8 years old and 20% of dogs of any age. There are probably a similar number of cats affected but less research has been done into these. Arthritis is a painful degenerative disease of the joints and causes pain and stiffness. Humans are not very good at picking up on signs of chronic pain in animals. Signs that your pet may be suffering from arthritis include: slower getting up or lying down slowing down on walks or getting tired quicker slipping or stumbling when walking not jumping up as much as before thinking more about jumping onto or off furniture reluctance… Read More

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Antibiotic Awareness Week

This week is Antibiotic Awareness Week. Antibiotics are really important drugs which save many lives but they need to be used appropriately to keep working. Antibiotic resistance is already starting to cause a lot of problems and has the potential to make currently treatable infections untreatable. Please follow and like us:

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Cat Care for Life

Cat Care for Life is an initiative from International Cat Care to create a better partnership between vets and cat owners aimed at keeping cats happy and healthy for as long as possible.  By providing routine preventative healthcare from kittenhood to old age you can minimise problems occurring in the first place and maximise the chance of early detection of any illness, when much more can be done. Please follow and like us:

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Be prepared for Brexit

If you are planning on travelling with your pet next year, you need to be aware that the requirements are likely to change after Brexit on the 29th March.  To avoid getting stuck at the border with your pet, read our important information before 29th November. Please follow and like us:

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Be aware of arthritis

Today is Arthritis Awareness Day.  Many of our pets suffer from arthritis, particularly if they are over the age of 8 years.  Arthritis is a degenerative condition of the joints, caused by wear-and-tear but it may be aggravated by previous injury to the joint or badly formed joints (e.g. hip dysplasia). Please follow and like us:

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