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The Twelve Considerations of Christmas

1. Food Just the thought of the delicious food to be indulged in is enough to make your mouth water. When it comes into our homes, the smell may give your pet the desire to find it and eat it

Brushing Your Pet’s Teeth

We’ll cut straight to the chase: the best way to clean your pet's teeth is with a pet approved toothpaste and toothbrush, daily there’s no better substitute! This combined with 6 monthly dental checks and routine scale and polish is

Ringworm (dermatophytosis)

Ringworm, also known as dermatophytosis, is not caused by a worm despite its name. This is a common fungal infection of the skin, nails or hair which can affect all species of animals (both pets and livestock) and even humans.

Choke in horses

Choke is a relatively common condition in horses. It occurs when an item, often a ball of feed, gets caught in the oesophagus when they are eating. It is usually fairly acute in onset. Symptoms The symptoms of a horse

Nala’s Kittens

We are often asked ‘where do your adoption kittens come from?’. There are many reasons these kittens come to be in our adoption program. Quite often they are: stray, saved from wild cat colonies, rescued from less than ideal situations or given

Seizures in Dogs and Cats

Witnessing a seizure in a dog or cat can be very distressing for all involved. Seizures can either be generalised (where the animal appears unconscious with generalised muscle twitches or rigidity, salivation or foaming from the mouth, eye flickering, often

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