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August Pet Of The Month – Henrietta

August 7, 2015 2:25 pm Published by Comments Off on August Pet Of The Month – Henrietta

We have awarded this month’s Pet Of The Month to Henrietta the Hermann Tortoise. Henrietta’s owners noticed something was wrong when Henrietta stopped eating. She came in to see us and we suspected Henrietta was suffering from Post Ovulationary Egg…


July Pet Of The Month – Orlando

July 22, 2015 10:31 am Published by Comments Off on July Pet Of The Month – Orlando

Orlando has been awarded this month’s Pet Of The Month award after he was brought into us as an emergency after he was hit by a car. He was admitted to our hospital, put on a drip and given pain…


May Pet Of The Month – Cookie

May 1, 2015 9:17 am Published by Comments Off on May Pet Of The Month – Cookie

We have awarded this month’s Pet Of The Month status to 7 month old Cookie who spent a couple of days in our hospital having had a foreign body removed from her intestines. Cookie initially came into us after her…


April Pet Portrait – ‘Easter’

April 21, 2015 10:44 am Published by Comments Off on April Pet Portrait – ‘Easter’

The theme for April’s Pet Portrait was Easter pets and our winner was Bella, a very cute Pomeranian born in September 2014! We think she is wonderful and her owner sent us this description of her: – “She loves to…


April Pet Of The Month – Charlie

April 1, 2015 8:41 am Published by Comments Off on April Pet Of The Month – Charlie

Our Pet Of The Month for April is awarded to Charlie, a 10 year old West Highland Terrier who has been visiting us regularly over the last few weeks. Charlie has a condition called demodectic mange. This is caused by…


March Pet Of The Month – Harry

March 5, 2015 1:22 pm Published by Comments Off on March Pet Of The Month – Harry

This month we are awarding ‘Pet Of The Month’ to Harry. Harry is a 6 year old whippet who was brought into us at the beginning of February. He had been out walking with his owners along Quakers Walk when…


Pets Of The Month – Betty, Forbia & Amber

February 12, 2015 2:03 pm Published by Comments Off on Pets Of The Month – Betty, Forbia & Amber

This month we have decided to award the ‘Pet of the month’ status to three very deserving dogs who have been coming in to see us regularly over the last few months – Betty, a Lakeland Terrier who is 10…


It’s nearly Christmas time! – What are the dangers to our pets?

December 3, 2014 12:29 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Although the festive season is a wonderful time for us, it can be a strange time for our pets. Their usual comfortable home environment is filled with trees and decorations and there are loud noises such as crackers and fireworks.…


April/May Farmers Newsletter

May 6, 2014 12:26 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Ed Well we tried… He said he was retiring… We have even had a retirement meal at the Bear… James has been itching to tidy up his desk… But it probably won’t come as a huge surprise to you all…


Pet Of The Month – ‘Arthur’

March 13, 2014 4:59 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

You never know what you will be faced with when you answer the phone in the practice! This particular day the police were asking if we would attend to a dog that had been involved in a road traffic accident and…