Purina Pro Plan NeuroCare NC Canine – The veterinary diet supporting aging dogs

Purina Pro Plan NeuroCare NC is a dry dog food, part of their Veterinary Diets range. It’s usually recommended to support cognitive health in older dogs and can make a real difference to their mental agility. Pro Plan NeuroCare NC’s specific ingredients This specially formulated diet contains; Medium chain triglyceride oil Omega-3 fatty acids – to help support your Read More

Your pet’s food | what’s in it, why does it matter & which one should you choose?

We all realise that not all food is equal. Our food varies in its price, nutritional content and quality.  It’s the same for our cat and dog food too, the difference being that our pets are reliant on us, their humans, to choose what they eat. As with most things, our decisions are often based Read More

Your guide to lifestage nutrition for cats & dogs

As we pet owners know, caring for a pet is extremely rewarding. Nothing says welcome home quite like the joy only a pet can give. While most of us realise that small puppies and kittens need specific diets to help their young tummies and to sustain rapid growth, after that many of us just go Read More

The complete guide to keeping your pet calm during fireworks

Do you love fireworks night? Wrapped up against the cold, sipping a warm drink, getting close the the bonfire and Ooh-ing and Aah-ing at the amazing displays? Fireworks, whether on Bonfire Night, at a party, or on New Year’s Eve are fun for some, but they’re not always as much fun for our pets or animals. Read More

Your essential guide to obesity in cats and dogs.

Just like us, putting on the pounds and carrying a lot of excess weight is also bad for our pets and can therefore result in obesity in cats and dogs. Again like us, it’s easily done and there’s often a mix of factors which can play a contributing part; Over eating, getting older, decreasing levels of Read More

Support WetNose Day 2018

Animed Direct and FRONTLINE Plus are proud to be sponsoring WetNose Day again for 2018. What is WetNose Day? WetNose Day (run by WetNose Animal Aid  – a non profit organisation) takes place on 21st September and it’s all about raising funds for small animal rescue centres across the UK. There are so many smaller centres, whether Read More

Top tips for keeping pets cool this summer

Phew it’s lovely out there! But if you’re covered in fur and your paws are directly on the hot floor, it’s not so pleasant. Following a few simple common sense rules will ensure your pet stays safe in the extreme heat. Top tips to keeping your pet safe in the summer Take your walks early Read More

Can white cats get skin cancer on their ears?

We all recognise the relaxing feeling of the warmth from the sun, and us cat owners can almost tell the time by our cats moving around the garden or near the window as they try to remain in the sun’s rays across the lawn or carpet! But like humans, increased time in the sun can Read More

Does my pet have fleas? How do I check? What do I do next?

You probably already know that fleas are the most common visible parasite affecting cats and dogs but why do they keep coming back? Traditionally a problem in the spring/summer months, milder winters and central heating have now made fleas a year-round problem. We tell you all you need to know about these pesky pests, their life Read More

The Great British Dog Walk 2018

  Looking for somewhere different to take the dog this weekend or over the next few weeks? Why not combine a great day out with supporting Hearing Dogs for Deaf People at the same time by attending The Great British Dog Walk 2018. Sponsored by Virbac, the 8th largest animal health company worldwide providing a range of Read More