Buddy Returns!

Regular readers may remember the story of Buddy the 3 year old dog who I wrote about back in May. Buddy is a really lively, friendly, outgoing dog who is full of enthusiasm for everything he does. Back in May, Buddy had been very unwell with a dramatic loss of...

Heatstroke

With the Summer in full swing and the typical Yorkshire weather providing us with a mixture of hot days and dull rainy ones, it is important to remember the dangers of leaving your pet alone in a car, caravan or glass conservatory. When it is 22 degrees C outside, the...

Le Grand Depart…..

As Cycling mania descends on Yorkshire and Huddersfield in particular, the whole region seems to have gone into overdrive to prepare for Le Grand Depart. Flower planters have appeared on the ring road, yellow sprayed bikes festoon pubs and front gardens along the...

Buddy and the Nerf Gun

Buddy is a typical Springer Spaniel….. bursting with energy, into everything and living life at 100 miles per hour. Buddy lives in a busy household with young children and his boundless enthusiasm is a joy to watch. So when Buddy slumped into the consulting room with...

Leptospirosis

When most people bring their dog to the surgery for vaccinations, they tend to think of the benefits of the full health examination and the protection against diseases such as Parvovirus and Distemper. Few people give much thought to the other vaccine components. And...