Thirsty Dogs and Cats

Thirsty Dogs and Cats

It’s now almost the middle of June, and even in our normally murky part of Fife we’ve been having some glorious sunshine. While the sunny weather makes it nice to get down to the beach or up onto the hills with our four legged friends, weather like this...
It’s Tick Season!

It’s Tick Season!

Hooray! The sun is shining, and the winter appears to finally be behind us. Many of us are taking our four legged friends walking in the hills, but the rising temperatures can only mean one thing: Its tick season! Ticks can spread a whole raft of diseases, but in our...
Be Careful With Your Pets This Christmas

Be Careful With Your Pets This Christmas

Christmas is almost upon us. The presents are all wrapped, the tree and decorations are up. But Christmas can be a dangerous time for our little companions, so remember … Cats will climb the Christmas Tree   Dogs will open your presents   Eat your chocolates  ...
Vitamin D Poisoning

Vitamin D Poisoning

We often have people call up for advice when their pets have consumed medications intended for humans. Some of the more common ones that we are asked about are contraceptive pills, ibuprofen and paracetamol tablets. In future we may need to add vitamin D to this list....
Dogs Will Be Dogs

Dogs Will Be Dogs

Dogs Are Scavengers Dogs are natural scavengers, and for some their catholic eating habits get them into trouble on a fairly regular schedule. Young dogs especially are prone to picking up rubbish and eating it. I’ve lost count of the number of times I’ve...