Travelling with your pet after Brexit

Travelling with your pet after Brexit

Once again we have a lot of uncertainty about pet travel after Brexit. As it looks like we might leave the EU on 31st October 2019, the Pet Passport scheme could be affected by whatever deal, or no deal is made. There is a possibility that the UK could have its status...
Why is dental disease important? Infection

Why is dental disease important? Infection

Heavy loads of tartar / calculus lead to periodontal disease. This is when the gums and tooth attachments are damaged due to infection of the tissues.   But these bacteria can spread around the whole body through the blood stream causing widespread organ...
Why is dental disease important?

Why is dental disease important?

A recent survey revealed that dental disease was the most common welfare problem in dogs in the UK (RVC Vet Compass project  https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31118035)   But why is it a problem?   Dental disease is painful. We all have experienced dental...
New qualification for RVN Kylie

New qualification for RVN Kylie

Our fantastic nurse Kylie has completed yet another certificate. This time after 1 year of study she has passed her International Cat Care Certificate in Feline nursing. This is another great achievement, studying in her own ours to further her education, and increase...