Losing the Easter Egg Hunt

With Easter upon us, many households’ supplies of chocolate have rocketed in the last week and so, a survey out today suggesting that over half of UK vets treated pets for chocolate poisoning last Easter, brings into focus the dangers of allowing pets to have...

Rock Salt

We have only had a couple of cold nights so far this winter but we have already seen our first few cases of problems associated with rock salt.   Rock salt is a mixture of salt (sodium chloride) and grit, and is used to help de-ice roads in winter. Rock salt can...

Flea treatments: an appropriate choice?

  Animal owners must take care when choosing a flea treatment, to avoid harming their pets this summer. The arrival of warm weather prompts many people up and down the country to purchase preventative products at this time of year. Many of these are safe and...

E-cigarettes

E-cigarettes seem to be becoming as common as conventional cigarettes these days. Initially developed to help nicotine addicts kick their habit, the dramatic increase in their use has opened a widescale debate about their safety in the human population. The debate...

A few precautions at Christmas…

Christmas is meant to be a happy and relaxing time for family and friends, and that includes your much loved pets. The last thing you need at this time of year is to be worrying about your pet’s health or for an easily preventable event to spoil the festive season for...
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