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Healthy Pet Club - for healthy happy pets

Monday, February 06, 2017
There's a lot of truth in the saying ‘prevention is better than the cure’, which is why we have a Healthy Pet Club. Healthy Pet Club makes routine preventative health care, such as vaccinations and flea and worm control, accessi Read more

Help! My house is being invaded by fleas

Monday, February 06, 2017
The fleas that you find on your pet are only the tip of the iceberg It is estimated that 95% of flea eggs, larvae and pupae live in your home environment, not on your pet! For each adult flea on your pet, there could be a minimum of 20 develo Read more

It's tick season again

Tuesday, June 07, 2016
Once again we would like to remind dog owners to protect your pets from ticks. The recent humid weather is an ideal breeding ground for these nasty critters and, with tick-borne diseases, like Lyme Disease, thought to be on the increase, we urge  Read more

Does my pet have worms?

Monday, November 02, 2015
Symptoms of worms in cats and dogs It can often be difficult to tell if your pet has intestinal worms as during early stages of infection they may show no signs at all. However, if a worm infection is left untreated, you may see symptoms such as: Read more

Summer safety tips

Monday, July 13, 2015
Summer is the season to have fun in the sun and enjoy the great outdoors with our pets. Ensure you have a relaxing and carefree summer by keeping your pets safe with our top tips: Heat stroke With the weather hotting up, watch out for sig Read more

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