Posted in June 2016

Finding the Perfect Pet

Posted 28 Jun 2016

Whether you are a first-time pet owner, or you already have an existing family of furry friends, finding a new pet to take home is an exciting experience! It is really important to make sure we are responsible pet owners and properly consider what type of animal would be best suited to our lifestyles, in order for you and your new companion to have a happy life together. All animals are diff... Read more

Your Pet's Holiday Checklist

Posted 21 Jun 2016

The 20th June 2016 marked the first day of summer, and it’s around this time when we all start to jet off on our summer holidays – some of us may be taking our pet along with us, too! Many of you will base your entire holiday choice on how suitable the destination is for your pets. If this is the case for you, you may be thinking about what you need to pack to ensure your pet’s summer holida... Read more

Why Should I Neuter My Pet?

Posted 15 Jun 2016

Neutering is an important part of responsible pet ownership and there are so many benefits to it aside from the obvious – an unplanned litter which will need rehoming! Unless you are planning on breeding your dog or cat, we highly recommend that you get your pet neutered. The following benefits outline why it is so important: Neutering can… Prevent some forms of cancer from developing in... Read more

Blue-Green Algae Warning in Lakes

Posted 13 Jun 2016

Dog owners who walk their canine companions near lakes are being urged to keep their four legged friends on a lead due to increased levels of blue-green algae in the water. Last month, three dogs sadly died after drinking affected water from Brookland’s Lake in Dartford, and a number of others required extensive veterinary treatment. The lake was recently closed off for testing but it has sin... Read more

What's Your Cat Trying to Tell You?

Posted 09 Jun 2016

  Owning and caring for a cat can be great fun. They’re naturally very independent creatures, but still full of playfulness and curiosity – making them the ideal companion for one person or a big family. Our pets spend their lives trying to understand the world around them, but have you ever wondered what all their weird and wonderful behaviours mean? Understanding your cat’s body language ca... Read more