Introducing your puppy to a new world

Introducing your puppy to a new world

Getting a new puppy is a very exciting time! Your family is expanding and you NEED to be prepared. What should I have prepared before the puppy’s arrival? You should already know where the puppy will sleep and have a bed ready. Puppy pads will need to cover carpets...
Will neutering my dog change their personality?

Will neutering my dog change their personality?

Deciding to neuter your pet – to have your dog castrated, or bitch spayed, is a big decision, and we have to consider various potential benefits as well as risks of the surgery, in order to help you make the right choice for you and your dog. One common question...
Top 5 Tips For Keeping Your Pet Safe This Summer

Top 5 Tips For Keeping Your Pet Safe This Summer

Summer is finally here and it feels like it’s going to be a hot one! While we hope that you’ll be having lots of fun this summer, don’t forget that your furry friends may not be as prepared for a scorcher as you are Summer is finally here and it feels like it’s going...
Rabbit Awareness Month

Rabbit Awareness Month

This month we are focusing on our furry rabbit friends who are often misunderstood as being an easy pet to look after. Domestic rabbits can live to be 8-12 years old (the same age as many of our large dog companions). They require just as much commitment as a dog or a...
Allergies in Pets – what can we do

Allergies in Pets – what can we do

Allergies are common, usually resulting in skin signs, although some cases also show gastrointestinal (stomach and intestinal) symptoms. Allergies affect dogs and cats, but research is more limited in cats, and we tend to extrapolate our knowledge of dogs to our cats....
Fleas and Worms: What’s the Real Risk?

Fleas and Worms: What’s the Real Risk?

It is all too easy to become complacent about parasites and our pets. Often, fleas and worms are not easily visible and may only cause subtle symptoms that go largely unnoticed. With busy lives, it can be tough to keep on top of our pets’ prevention all year round and...