Holiday Pet Safety

December abounds with holiday celebrations, but nothing can spoil good cheer like an emergency trip to the veterinary clinic. These tips can help keep your winter holiday season from becoming not-so-happy – for your pet and for you. Plan in Advance Make sure you know how to get to your 24/7 emergency veterinary clinic before there’s ... Read More

How to Know if Your Senior Dog Is Healthy Enough to Travel

Traveling with your senior dog can be a pleasurable experience. Before deciding to travel with your senior dog, you should assess his mental and physical health. Once you have determined you and your dog will travel, be sure that he is prepared with the proper vaccinations, examinations, and blood tests prior to your departure. Assessing ... Read More

Healthcare for pets travelling abroad

When taking your pet abroad it is important to realise that there are potential disease risks which need to be considered. The four main disease risks are Leishmaniasis, Babesiosis, Ehrlichiosis and Heartworm. All are potentially life threatening and so must be carefully considered before travel. These diseases are all transmitted ... Read More

Diseases Your Pets can Catch from Abroad

As pet passports become increasingly easy to obtain, more and more people are taking their pets on holiday with them.   Despite all the rules and regulations that have to be followed in order to obtain a passport for your pet, many pet owners are unaware of just what diseases their dog could still bring back from a holiday abroad. ... Read More