George’s Curry…

Tummy upsets (gastroenteritis) are common in cats and dogs; in fact vomiting and diarrhoea are some of the most common ailments we see. Ten seconds after George, the British Bulldog entered my consulting room, I knew that his tummy upset was at the more severe end of...

The Horsemeat Scandal…

As the horse meat scandal continues to run and run, probing questions are being asked of the food industry by politicians and the public as we try to understand why this has happened. If you were to ask anyone within the livestock farming community, I suspect they...

Compulsory Microchipping

Vets across the country have hailed the introduction of compulsory microchipping for all dogs in England as a giant leap forward for dogs and their owners.   Defra has announced that from 6 April 2016 all dogs will be required to have a microchip, giving owners...

Inca’s broken leg

          Japanese Shiba Inu’s are a relatively uncommon breed in the UK but their charms are obvious. They look like miniature foxes but are really confident, outgoing little dogs. They have a strong spirit and are an athletic breed that are...

Graham Mills is Moving!

   As of the 1st April 2013, Graham will be moving to the Maple St branch in Huddersfield, and will be available on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursday mornings. All current Birchencliffe clients will be most welcome to see him there; alternatively Rhona and Chloe will be...