Animal Health News

The Real Costs of Owning a Cat

2018-06-13 | Care & Safety

Any pet is a long term commitment and cats are definitely no exception. Cats live even longer than dogs, with the average expectancy around 15 years. It’s not uncommon for them to reach the ripe old age of 20 (practically ancient by cat standards) and the world’s oldest cat was That means that you could potentially be providing for your purrfect pal for a very long time. Find out how much you'll need to budget with the help of this handy infographic.

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The Real Costs of Owning a Dog

2018-05-25 | Care & Safety

Getting a dog is a big decision and there are plenty of things you should consider before you commit. Will the dog fit into your lifestyle? Do you have enough time and energy to give your dog the exercise, training, and attention it needs to be healthy and happy? And can you definitely care for the dog for the entirety of its life?

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Apartment Dogs: How to Live With a Dog in a Flat

2018-02-21 | Care & Safety

Many people who live in apartments and flats would love to own a dog, but worry about the unique challenges and difficulties that arise when raising a dog in an apartment.

If this sounds like you, there’s plenty you’re probably considering. Can you even keep a dog in a flat? What are the best dog breeds for an apartment? How can you get a landlord to let you have a pet? How can you make sure your apartment dog is happy?

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Keeping Chickens: The Definitive Guide to Happy and Healthy Poultry

2017-09-12 | Care & Safety

Keeping chickens can be a lot of hard work, especially if you don’t know what you’re getting into. For one, you’ve got to worry about predators – foxes, birds of prey, stoats, and even household pets like dogs and cats can make very short work of your feathered friends. Plus, you’ve got to make sure their coop is safe and comfortable, and that they’re getting the feed and nutrients they need to lay high quality eggs. And that's before the cleaning starts.

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Common Dog Health Problems & How To Treat Them

2017-06-28 | Care & Safety

Dogs and humans have a wonderfully unique relationship with one another, and they truly are man’s best friend. Whether you have a pet dog for companionship, a guide dog to help you live more independently with sight problems, or your job involves you working with trained dogs, i.e. police or security dogs, you’ll likely build a special bond with your canine pals.

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Keeping your pets safe in warmer weather

2015-06-09 | Food & Nutrition

The warm summer months can be uncomfortable and even dangerous for our beloved pets. Prevention is key to avoid any visits to your veterinary practice........

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Springtime!

2015-04-09 | Care & Safety

Spring is here and so is Rhian with some top tips to keep your pets safe this season

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Be Christmas Aware

2014-12-10 | Food & Nutrition

With us all getting ready for Christmas it's easy to forget about the wellbeing of our pets. We've put together a little guide to help keep your pets safe through the festive season.

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Winter Care for Horses

2014-12-03 | Food & Nutrition

In the colder conditions of the winter months, looking after our horses and ponies gets tougher. With more stables to muck out and some times restricted or no turnout for some horses and ponies. We've a few ideas to help your horses through it:-

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Is Garlic Powder bad for dogs?

2014-07-17 | Food & Nutrition

It is the big question that we all know is circulating around but we are here to clear those questions.....

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