News

Latest news from our practice updated regularly helping to keep you informed.


Ticks

We are experiencing a higher level of ticks with the weather becoming warmer and with a new tick present in the UK (Babesiosis) we encourage owners to check their animals for any ticks regularly. Ticks can carry diseases and we … Continued


Is your dog microchipped?

As from 6th April 2016, every dog owner in England will have to microchip their animal. This new compulsory legislation comes under plans intended to reduce strays and owners who do not comply could face fines up to £5,000. Microchipping … Continued


Alabama Rot

What is Alabama Rot? It is a disease caused by damage to blood vessels of the skin and kidneys. It causes tiny clots to form in blood vessels and can lead to damage of the affected tissues. This is seen … Continued


Winter tips

During the winter your pets can be affected by the cold and get ill. To avoid this, walk dogs for less time but more often when temperatures drop, consider putting a dog coat on old dogs or those with thin … Continued


Firework Fear

Top Tips to help your pet cope with Fireworks in November, Christmas and New Year. Dogs Before the event Prepare a den for your dog to hide away. Plug in Adaptil for at least a week before (a natural appeasing … Continued