Until relatively recently, Bonfire Night on the 5th November was very much a one-off event - so even owners with dogs who were afraid of fireworks could normally work around it. However, in recent years, Bonfire Night has given way to Fireworks Season, with pyrotechnic displays spread out over a [...]
Some owners question why we need to have regular health checks for our pets, when we so rarely go to the doctor for regular health checks ourselves unless we have a chronic condition. The main reason is that pets cannot tell us when something is wrong! Many diseases occur as [...]
The blossom is all but gone and as the days get longer we are reminded of the lovely(ish!) summer weather. Unfortunately, along with all the delights of summer, come many hazards for our pets. By the end of this blog we hope you will be aware of all the hazards [...]
Parasites are a common problem for pets, and with so many different parasites to protect against, owners may wonder if parasite control is really that important. To help you decide, we will discuss the most significant parasites and how they may affect the health of your pet, or even yourself. [...]
Our pets bring us so much pleasure, we want them to have the best life. With very little investment we can provide experiences and objects which make them happier. However, as we keep an array of species as pets, enrichment needs to be specific to the needs of our pet. [...]
With the Covid-19 pandemic and subsequent lockdown, these are strange times. And while many people are being asked to stay at home as much as possible, we’ve had to change the way we work too. That does NOT mean that your pets won’t be seen if they need it - [...]
We thank you all for your patience and co-operation during the last few difficult weeks.
While still observing guidelines for protecting human health the practice is now in a position to open up our services to include some annual vaccinations and we will be making puppy and kitten vaccination courses a priority.
A limited number of neuters will be undertaken on certain days. Please phone the practice for more details and to make an appointment.
Social distancing will still be in place with pets being taken from their owners at the waiting room door.
We appreciate your ongoing support.