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I Want To Make A Complaint Independent mediation for veterinary professionals and their clients Veterinary Client Mediation Service (VCMS) is a voluntary, independent and free mediation service for…
Learn To Speak Dog! In order to really understand what your dog is trying to tell you, it's important to observe their body language and listen to the…
Keeping your Pet Safe During the Fireworks Fireworks can be frightening for animals but there are things you can do to help put your pet at ease. Small…
Separation Anxiety in Dogs Learn how to recognise separation anxiety in your dog and discover ways to help them overcome this issue. Symptoms of Separation Anxiety include: •…
Does your dog or cat let you look in its ears? It is a good idea to get in the habit of examining your dog or cat’s ears,…
 Liver Cake For Dogs Recipe For Dogs
a 'must have' for anyone living with a dog! ❝The XL Soggy Doggy Mat is possibly the best pet product we have ever purchased. It has completely exceeded…
Hot spots Really are a pain For Your Dog! These red, wet patches of skin are intensely irritating and very painful. What causes them? Anything that damages the…
  What is a Rabbit Friendly Practice?  In the course of our mission to identify the best veterinary care for our animals, we asked the Rabbit Welfare Association…
  Symptoms Of Food Allergies in Dogs  Some breeds of dogs such as the Dachshund, Boxer, and Cocker Spaniel are more prone to the development of food allergies.…
A simple bone broth recipe like the one below is incredibly easy and cheap to make. 
Keeping Your Dogs Safe this Autumn CONKERS Fruit of the horse-chestnut tree (Aesculus hippocastanum) Also known as Horse Chestnut, Buck Eye, Chestnuts, Obblyonkers, Cheggies or Cheesers Conkers contain…
    A pet in pain is clearly a situation that is going to distress most pet owners.  However, there are a lot of misconceptions about pain in our…
  Do I need to Call A Vet Now, or Can I wait? What should you keep in stock in case your pet gets ill?   What is…
  The Ulti'mutt Guide To Human Food For Dogs   'Lettuce' guide you through the foods your dog can and can't eat with this fab infographic. And remember,…
Trimming your dogs nails is an important part of their grooming routine.  Left unchecked, overgrown nails can be painful for a dog; it can result in splitting or breaking…
Losing a beloved pet is one of the hardest things any dog owner has to face. The grief is often made harder by non-dog owner’s lack of understanding of…
 Dog signs needn't be boring - done with a little style and imagination, they can be absolutely hilarious, heartwarming or just a bit of fun. Check out some…
Are you a cheeky Chihuahua, a Loopy Labradoodle or a dashing Dachshund? Find out in this fun quiz!  
  Coconut oil is all the rage right now, with consumption up 40% year on year since 2010. But is it a passing fad, or are the health…
  Gastric dilatation-volvulus (GDV) also known as bloat, is a serious health risk, understanding the signs and the need for prompt treatment will help reduce the risk of…
  DIY Raw recipe from leading Veterinary Surgeon and Homeopath, Sue Armstrong MA VetMB VetMFHom CertlAVH MRCVS RSHOM, from the Balanced Being Veterinary Centre