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Farm Newsletter Winter 2016-2017

February 6, 2017 5:00 pm Published by Comments Off on Farm Newsletter Winter 2016-2017

For anyone with an interest in livestock please take time to read Emma’s latest Winter Farm newsletter. Click on the link below to view, happy reading! Farm news letter  


Avian Influenza 2016

December 21, 2016 4:18 pm Published by Comments Off on Avian Influenza 2016

Read the latest information about Avian Influenza from our resident poultry expert David Parsons. avian Influenza-guidance-notes-2016 David regularly holds clinics at the Practice on Tuesday afternoons in addition to the popular monthly Chicken Chat evenings.


Chicken Chats at Estcourt Vets

December 16, 2016 6:16 pm Published by Comments Off on Chicken Chats at Estcourt Vets

Another successful Chicken Chat meeting hosted by expert poultry vet David Parsons, the main topic of conversation being Avian Influenza and how best to comply with the Defra Housing Order. The solutions will be slightly different for each backyard poultry owner.…


March Pet Portrait – ‘Springtime’

March 11, 2015 5:33 pm Published by Comments Off on March Pet Portrait – ‘Springtime’

The theme for our pet portrait competition in March was ‘ Springtime!’ Many congratulations to our gorgeous winner – Alfie, we all think he’s extremely cute! Alfie is a very sleepy pup but does enjoy his long walks across the fields.…


Spring Newsletter 2015

March 11, 2015 4:13 pm Published by Comments Off on Spring Newsletter 2015

Please click on the link to read Newsletter Spring 2015 For great advice on loads of topics from adding a new pet to the family to monitoring weight and the problems associated with obesity, to what to do if you find…


February Pet Portrait – ‘Valentines’

February 9, 2015 6:15 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

February’s Pet Portrait theme was ‘Valentines’! Many congratulations to Barney and Wilbur who were our first ever pet portrait winners. Their owners sent us this small description about them! He is a keen Border Terrier breeder:- “I have 5 dogs…


Winter Newsletter 2014-2015

January 30, 2015 3:48 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Please click on the link to read NEWSLETTER WINTER 2014/2015 For great advice on loads of topics including arthritis, grooming, microchipping, insurance and pets that drink like a fish!


Is there someone close to you with ‘Dog’s Breath’!

January 27, 2015 8:56 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

There is no doubt we are a nation of animal lovers but when it comes to our much loved pet’s health and welfare there’s a shocking statistic that we should all be aware of, 80% of dogs and cats in…


Pet of the Month – Flo

January 10, 2015 11:51 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Meet Flo a gorgeous black lab who is January’s Pet of the Month and a good friend of our ‘on call  vicar’ and one time boss Andy Muckle. We love seeing Flo (probably a little more than she loves seeing…


Pet of the Month- Bobby

November 8, 2014 11:12 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Bobby is a very lively eight year old Cocker Spaniel and apart from the occasional problems with grass seeds and the odd ear infection (all run of the mill for a Cocker Spaniel!) he has always been fit and healthy.…