Ideal first pets for children

Ideal first pets for children

Vet nurse Laura Blackman runs through the considerations parents and carers should make before deciding who their next family member should be and makes some suggestions for the best first pets for kids. I think all parents go through the stage where their children...
Preventing separation anxiety in dogs

Preventing separation anxiety in dogs

During this lockdown our pets are getting used to spending more time with us, and getting extra fuss and attention. We need to make sure that all this extra time with our pets doesn’t make it hard for them when we do return to work and venture back into the outside...
Food pets should avoid over the festive period

Food pets should avoid over the festive period

Veterinary surgeries report that the number of pets coming into them with food-related issues over the Christmas period almost doubles. Our vet nurse, Sophie shares her tips on foods your pets should avoid, and what to do if they get hold of any… I remember...