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Many birds have the misfortune of eating in their bathroom and defecating in their kitchen! It is essential to keep a bird’s environment as clean as possible.
Recommendations for feeding your dog or puppy, including what not to feed.
Canine parvovirus (CPV or parvo) is a highly contagious disease that can be fatal, particularly in young puppies.
Do you want a pet but are short on room, or don’t want to spend a fortune on buying and feeding it? Maybe a mouse or rat is just the pet for you.
To the proud new “parent”, congratulations on the arrival of your new kitten!
A comprehensive guide to puppy care for owners of new puppies.
We consider your cat to be “senior” at around 7 years of age. Healthy senior cats should receive a veterinary examination every 6 months.
The needs of your pet change as they get older. We consider your dog to be “senior” at around 7 years of age.
This is by far the most common injury that we see in cats. As the name suggests, abscesses form in cats as a result of fights with other cats.
Cats going on their own holiday to the kennel or cattery are likely to be in contact with many new cats and possibly other animals. If you can ensure that they are up-to-date with any vaccinations ahead of time, maximum protection can be established in time for your travel dates.