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Brushing Your Dog’s Teeth
Apply the toothpaste to the toothbrush or Finger brush (a small pea sized amount is sufficient) Choose a time when your dog is settled. Sit him or her down quietly, either on the floor or on your lap for a small dog. Offer a pea sized amount of the toothpaste to your pet as a […]Read more
Fleas – Post Prescription Advice
Treat all floors and 5cm of everything touching them. Please use household spray provided by vet to treat all rooms and areas (including shed, car etc). Please be aware of risks to fish and birds. Treat all pets, on the same day, with flea treatment (not house spray). Vacuum twice a week in the areas […]Read more
Lost cat advice
Go out looking round your house, it is more than likely that your cat has got lost and is not too far away. Shout his/her name. Knock on neighbours doors and ask if anyone has seen him/her. Leave food out. When searching take your house as the centre of a square, and remember, cats do […]Read more
Lost dog advice
Stray dogs are often picked up by a member of the public and handed into the Police, Dog Warden or local vet. If you have lost your dog then, to take immediate action, firstly, inform the police. Police, at the present date, are still responsible for dogs in Scotland. It is a good idea to […]Read more
New Puppy & Kitten advice
So you had your puppy or kitten vaccinated today… what did the vet say? Worming regime. Routine worming is very important not only for the protection of your new puppy or kitten, but for your family as well. All young puppies and kittens come with some worms. You may not see them because they can […]Read more
Pet Insurance – Tips from your Vet
Pet insurance can be a minefield. With price comparison websites, small print and a huge array of different companies offering pet insurance (right from the local supermarket, to the specialist pet insurers,) it can be very difficult to know what you are buying. The following list of questions is designed to give you ideas for […]Read more