National Flea Week

We all assume most vets to be animal-lovers. I know I certainly am, and always have been. But occasionally I find it a bit weird that we choose to kill some animals in order to save others. I mean, who the f**k are we, as human beings, to make that decision anyway? Ticks and worms…

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‘Doorstep Scuba’

With the recent great weather, our thoughts naturally turn to planning that precious annual fortnight’s holiday abroad, and to ‘getting away from it all’. We may live in the best part of the UK, but there are still times when life, work, or even the mother-in-law, get you down. Indeed we all have our own…

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Lost, Stolen or Strayed?

Right you lot, if anyone out there can give me a good enough reason why your pet isn’t microchipped, I’d love to hear it – there really is no excuse these days. A permanent identification of your four-legged loved-one is not only cheap and easily arranged, but relatively pain-free as well. It’s all too common…

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