Intestinal worms – why you should worm your pet

  It isn’t nice to think about worms or that your pet might have them, but knowing how to prevent and treat the pesky parasites will keep your pet healthy and reduce the risk of serious illness.  What are intestinal worms? There are many different types of intestinal worms  that can infect your pet, including Hookworms, Roundworms, Read More

5 FAQ’s about active ingredients in flea treatments

Flea Treatment Ingredients There are so many flea treatments, but are they all the same? Why are some available over the counter or online, yet others require a prescription or pet registration? We answer some of the most frequently asked questions about active ingredients in flea treatments and explain how they protect your pet. What Read More

How to get rid of fleas

How to get rid of fleas is a common search term for pet owners dealing with a flea infestation. Luckily there’s a solution for keeping the pesky critters at bay.  It’s all down to understanding where fleas live, how fleas breed and how to effectively treat your pet (and your home) against fleas. The flea Read More

Pet Anxiety Month – Discover how to help your pet’s stress.

March is the official Pet Anxiety Month The nationwide campaign from behaviour products Adaptil and Feliway, is in its fourth consecutive year. It aims to raise awareness of pet anxiety among pet owners and highlights what can be done to help anxious pets. Pets can suffer from anxiety, just like we do.  In the UK, Read More

How to spot signs of kidney disease in cats

How to spot signs of kidney disease in cats Luckily for us, most cats enjoy a long and happy life, with some cats reaching the age of 20 years old (That’s 96 in human years!) How long a cat can live for often depends on their diet, healthcare and environment. Unfortunately, as with humans, living Read More

Arthritis in Pets – How to Manage It

If your pet has been diagnosed with arthritis, you’ll no doubt want to know how you can make life easier for them and ease some of their discomfort. You may have already agreed a treatment plan with you vet, but there are also some changes that you can do to your home and your pet’s Read More

Top dental care tips for cats and dogs

                              Did you know that adult dogs have 42 teeth and adult cats have 30? That’s a lot of gnashers to keep clean! Making sure your pet has good dental hygiene is important as neglected teeth can cause gum related diseases later in life.   We take a look at the top dental care tips for Read More

How do you know if your pet is overweight?

Pet obesity is still a growing concern for vets and pet parents across the UK. It’s estimated that 65% of dogs and 39% of cats in the UK are either overweight or obese*. This indicates there is still some work to be done in raising awareness of a healthy body shape. So how do you Read More

Wet Vs Dry Dog Food: Which is Better?

Is it better to feed your dog wet or dry food? Both are excellent choices but you may find one is more suited to your dog’s lifestyle and age.  We look at both options to help you decide the best diet for your dog. Wet Food Wet food provides vital moisture to a dogs diet, Read More

Wet Vs Dry Cat Food: Which is Better?

Is it better to feed your cat wet or dry food? Both are excellent choices but you may find one is more suited to your cat’s lifestyle and age.  We look at both options to help you decide the best diet for your cat. Wet Food Wet food provides vital moisture to a cats diet, Read More