2016

Can my pet get the flu?

It’s a common question – and the answer is yes! However unlike in humans, there isn’t typically a flu season for dogs and cats: infection can occur year-round. Vaccination is the key to preventing particularly nasty side effects. Call us

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It’s hard to ask your pet to “open wide”

It’s hard to ask your pet to “open wide” and that’s why dogs and cats with dental disease require a general anaesthetic to thoroughly examine and clean the teeth. We can give you more information about this common procedure –

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Senior Pets

If you have a senior pet (over 8 years of age) try not to put changes down to ‘just old age’. There are often things we can do to help your furry friend live a more comfortable life. Call us

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Doggy Dementia

Symptoms of dementia in pets include disorientation, lack of interaction, changes in sleep patterns and forgetting about toilet training. If you are worried about your pet, arrange a check up with us.

If your cat has stopped grooming herself ?

If your cat has stopped grooming herself (especially along the back and around the base of the tail) she might be suffering from arthritis. Cats sometimes stop grooming themselves when they have sore joints – it’s just too painful to

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Is your dog trying to tell you he has arthritis?

Is your dog trying to tell you he has arthritis? Look out for these warning signs, and call us for a check up if you’re worried. Image with signs: difficulty jumping in to the car, trouble jumping up on the

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