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Beware flystrike in rabbits

Monday, June 12, 2017
Now that warmer weather is upon us, all rabbit owners need to be hypervigilant for flystrike in order to keep their rabbits safe. Flystrike is an incredibly distressing and painful condition caused by flies laying eggs on your rabbit. If left un Read more

How often should your pet see the vet?

Monday, June 05, 2017
A year in a pet’s life is the equivalent to up to 7 years in a human’s life – a lot can happen in that time! Ideally we would like to see your pet every 6 months for a health check - and this does not necessarily have to be with Read more

Beware heatstroke in pets

Monday, June 05, 2017
If you suspect that your pet is suffering from heat stroke seek veterinary advice as a matter of urgency. Cats and dogs are not great at regulating their temperature as they only have sweat glands in their paws and around their nose. This can Read more

Tips for taking your pet on holiday

Wednesday, May 10, 2017
As important members of the family, it is becoming more and more popular to take pets away for a holiday. Whether you’re off on a ‘staycation’ in the UK or heading to sunnier climates abroad, there’s a lot to consider if y Read more

Looking after your rabbit’s teeth

Wednesday, May 10, 2017
A rabbit’s teeth are open rooted, meaning they are constantly growing. If not worn down or treated regularly, this can cause some serious problems for your rabbit. Diet can affect a rabbit’s teeth Diets high in fibre, i.e. Read more

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