Christmas Hazards…

Christmas is a time for celebration… not a time when you want an unexpected trip to the vets! It’s important to remember that Christmas can create additional hazards for our pets. So here’s some top tips to stay safe this Christmas.

Below the gumline…

Many pet dental diseases occur below the gum line, where you can’t see. Maybe that’s why dental problems can be missed even by the most observant pet owners.

Firework Fears

Our pets can’t understand what fireworks are about. To them, the loud noises and bright flashes are scary and unexpected and our pets often want to escape from what is a high-stress situation for them.

It’s a dog’s life…

It’s senior dog month so we thought we’d share with you some tips and advice to help you care for your older dog… 

A dog walk a day keeps the doctor away!

Research has shown that pet owners are healthier than those without an animal companion! Dog owners in particular tend to lead active lifestyles with plenty of miles covered on those daily walks. But it’s not just dog walkers who stay healthy. Our other furry friends help us to look after ourselves too.

Time for a cat nap!

On average, cats spend 2/3 of every day sleeping. That means a nine-year-old cat has been awake for only three years of its life! And cats tend to sleep more as they get older…

Enter our Summer Photo Competition!

We hope you’ve been enjoying the Summer this year! The hot weather brings a few challenges when it comes to keeping our pets happy and healthy…and cool! But it’s also a great time to enjoy spending with our pets… and getting some photos of them too!

How to have a Stress-free Summer…

The Summer holidays are here at last! They can often bring with them a change in routine for us and our pets. Holidays are booked, children are off school and more time spent is usually spent around the home. It’s a time for fun and relaxation, but for some pets it can cause extra stress and worry.

Say no to Parasites…

**FREE Parasites Checks throughout July! Just get in touch if you want peace of mind that your pets are free from parasites or advice on the best ways to stay free from parasites!**

Top tips for washing pet bedding!

We’ve all got our fingers crossed for some more good weather over the next few months! If the skies are kind to us, why not take the opportunity to give your pets’ bedding a spring clean!