Keep Dogs on Leads during Lambing, say BVA Vets

(BVA Press Release) Vets are asking dog owners to keep their dogs on leads when walking near sheep as the annual lambing season gets underway. Ewes are particularly vulnerable at this time of year, as they prepare to give birth, and sheep worrying can have tragic consequences. It is good practice for owners to keep…

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PDSA report offers real insight into care of UK’s pets

(BVA Release) Following last year’s landmark report the British Veterinary Association (BVA) welcomes the second PDSA Animal Wellbeing (PAW) Report which exposes a serious lack of understanding and provision of basic levels of care for millions of the UK’s pets. Revealing alarming levels of problem behaviour in dogs and highlighting the consequences of an obesity…

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Why your vet practice needs Twitter

With today’s customers becoming increasingly more choosy about where they spend their hard-earned cash it’s important for any business in these tough economic times to not only acknowledge these trends but more importantly to act on them both quickly and constructively. Once the public have discovered a brand or service they feel comfortable with, i.e….

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