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Remember, remember... fireworks aren’t just in November - How to prepare for the firework season

It is estimated that approximately 45 per cent of dogs become stressed and fearful while fireworks are going off, yet many owners are unaware of how to help their dogs with firework fears and...

Ticks and Babesiosis

Scientists at University of Bristol conducting the Big Tick Project say recent confirmed cases of Babesia canis in four dogs in Essex that had not travelled abroad, have increased the need for surveillance of tick-borne disease in the UK. 

Launched...

In just a few weeks it will become compulsory for all dogs in England to be implanted with a microchip, and it will also be a legal requirement for the registered keeper of the dog to keep their contact details updated with the relevant database.

Throughout January, February and March we...

We are sad to announce that Lauren will be leaving us at the end of July to return to her family home in Cornwall. In addition, Esther will be focussing on her dog grooming business Pozie Paws and can’t be with us after the end of June.

So…. We are delighted to introduce Kirsty Simon and...

NADIS have a number of webinars available for farmers and stockholders, on a variety of topics including

  • Coccidiosis in lambs and calves
  • IBR
  • Abortion in sheep
  • Abnormally...

UPDATE APRIL 10TH 2015: MSD NOW HAVE STOCKS OF SCABIVAX FORTE! IT IS CURRENTLY ONLY AVAILABLE IN 50ML BOTTLES WHICH CAN BE DELIVERED TO THE PRACTICE 3-5 WORKING DAYS AFTER ORDERING.   17TH DECEMBER 2014: MSD HAVE NOW INFORMED US THAT THERE HAS BEEN A DELAY...

Dog owners be aware: potentially fatal disease cases seen in Worcestershire

Several dogs are now known to have died from a disease whose cause is as yet unknown. The majority of cases have been in Hampshire but there have been a few in Cornwall, Surrey and Worcestershire.

The...

Leptospirosis is a widespread bacterial disease affecting many animal species, including dogs and occasionally humans. Carried by rats and other rodents, it survives in damp environments including still or slow moving water. Any dog that exercises outdoors is at risk of this potentially fatal...