Tag Archives: Vet Visits

The Ins & Outs of Giardia

Giardia is a protozoan parasite that infects the gastrointestinal tract of humans, mammals, birds and even amphibians. The parasite can cause severe symptoms and is transmissible between animals and humans.

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Is a general anaesthetic safe for my older pet?

Worry not! Older pets commonly have anaesthetics and we will advise the options for your pet.

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Desexing: A Stitch At A Time

Desexing of male and female animals (castration and ovariohysterectomy) are two of the most common procedures that we perform in veterinary practice.

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Medicating Your Pet – A Spoonful of Sugar?

We know giving oral medications to your pet can be tricky, especially if your pet isn’t the cooperative type. Medicate like a pro with these tips:

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Why Vaccinations Are Vital

Before you take your four-legged family member out and about for summer adventures, it’s important to keep them protected from common diseases by ensuring their vaccinations are up-to-date!

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Calming An Anxious Dog

Anxiety can be a serious problem in pets. It can significantly affect their quality of life and even be dangerous to their health and wellbeing.

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Pets & Bee Stings

The onset of warmer spring weather also brings a burst of flowering plants and trees, which means there are more bees buzzing around. Pets, especially dogs, can come into contact with bees that have fallen to the ground, or from … Continue reading

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Cats Are Unique When It Comes To Dental Disease

Our feline friends can, unfortunately, suffer from a painful dental condition known as feline resorptive lesions (FRL). 60% of susceptible cats will have one of these lesions present by the time they are 6-years old.

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6 Signs of Dementia

Have you got an older dog who is awake more at night or getting confused at times? Have you just put it down to ‘old age’?

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What Happens When We Run A Blood Test?

When it comes to finding out more about the health of your pet, blood tests are a powerful tool. They provide us with an insight into the health of many organs and can also confirm if your pet is safe … Continue reading

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