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Crufts 7th to 10th March...
Crufts 7th to 10th March 2019

  Crufts 7th to 10th March, 2019 It’s nearly that time again when dog lovers all over the world are going to, or are watching the greatest dog show in the world –...  ...read more
Our Wild Pets in Winter...
Our Wild Pets in Winter

  Our Wild Pets in Winter This week, I am talking about providing food and water for the birds and animals who live outside in winter. These creatures may not be house pets, however...  ...read more
Your Pet Christmas...
Your Pet Christmas Checklist

  Your Pet Christmas Checklist So, you are getting prepared for Christmas, tree up, lights on, presents brought, food in. Everything you need is ready to hand, however depending on where you...  ...read more
Giving Pets as Christmas...
Giving Pets as Christmas Presents

  Giving Pets as Christmas Presents Remember - Pets are for Life! Firstly, can I say that introducing a pet of any kind into the house at Christmas or any other celebratory time is not a...  ...read more
Xmas Food and Household...
Xmas Food and Household Dangers to Dogs and Other Pets

Christmas Food and Household Dangers to Dogs and Other Pets As the Christmas season is coming up quickly, I thought this week we would look at the food which we have nowadays regularly in our...  ...read more
November is National Pet...
November is National Pet Diabetes Month

  November is National Pet Diabetes Month It is becoming a well-known fact that diabetes is a growing problem to humans, but animals can have diabetes too! In fact National Diabetes Month...  ...read more
Helping your pets cope...
Helping your pets cope with fireworks

  Helping your pets cope with fireworks. Fireworks cause a lot of stress to many pets and the social media is full of horrifying reports about their effect on all animals from dogs to...  ...read more
Zebra Finches as Pets...
Zebra Finches as Pets

  Zebra Finches as Pets Zebra Finches are attractive pets, they come in assorted markings and colours, originate from Australia, and are easy to keep and look after. They are however not...  ...read more
Keeping Lovebirds as...
Keeping Lovebirds as Pets

  Keeping Lovebirds as Pets Following on from last week’s theme of parrots, I thought we would look, this week at keeping Love Birds. With their startling plumage they are one type...  ...read more
Parrots as Pets...
Parrots as Pets

  Parrots as Pets   In this article I am just discussing generally the pros and cons of keeping parrots as pets. If you would like me to write about any particular type of parrot, or...  ...read more
Owning and Caring for...
Owning and Caring for Pet Mice

  Owning and Caring for Pet Mice When we think of mice we tend to think of wild mice, or laboratory white mice. However there are over forty different varieties of this popular pets, and...  ...read more
Why Are Hamsters Such...
Why Are Hamsters Such Popular Pets

  Why Are Hamsters Such Popular Pets? Well, the simple answer is that they are small and are often chosen as a child’s first pet. They are small, furry, and friendly, if handled gently...  ...read more
The danger of Grass...
The danger of Grass Seeds

  The danger of Grass Seeds Here we are in the height of summer, the hay is being cut, and walks are knee deep in grass. One of the most common seasonal problems that veterinarians see is...  ...read more
All About Harvest Mites...
All About Harvest Mites

  All About Harvest Mites The perfect subject for this time of the year, yes, Harvest Mites. However these minute insects are around all the summer, lying in wait for your pet or a wild...  ...read more
What are Lipomas in...
What are Lipomas in Everything Pets

  What are Lipomas? It is very worrying when enjoying a habitual caress of your dog you discover a lump. This happened to me a while ago with our Border collie Toby, a marble sized lump had...  ...read more

 

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