Why the kennel cough vaccine?

A question we get asked from time to time with it being a requirement for any dog boarding or indeed visiting us at the kennels. What is kennel cough? Also known as Bordatella or Canine Cough. It is not usually in the regular annual vaccines given at your vet but it is good practice to […]

Dry drowning in dogs!

Without stating the obvious it goes without saying that you always supervise your dog around water. Whether it’s the sea, a swimming pool or even a kiddy paddling pool on the back patio. Water can bite back and we’re not just talking about drowning in a body of water here. Read on. With the hot […]

The job of “whiskers!”

No, we are not talking about a certain pet food! We are talking about those extra long hairs on your cat or dog’s face, whiskers. They are modified hairs (Vibrissae) that are very important to a cat or dog, and also other mammals that have whiskers for example, mouse, lion, sea lion and even horses […]