Articles and advice on how to best care for your pet.

Pet Care and Advice

 

 

Articles and advice on how to best care for your pet.



Are you considering getting a pet Rabbit?

We would ask anybody considering getting a pet rabbit to research the commitment and costs involved carefully first. Please have a look at our…

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Euthanasia: arriving at the decision

For information about pet euthanasia and arriving at the decision please have a look at our  bereavement leaflet July 16.pdf

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Direct Insurance Claims

  A direct claim is the process by which the veterinary practice claims the fees directly from the insurance company.  Direct claims…

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A case of biting off more than you can chew!

Since Lily was only 12 weeks old and had just started her kitten vaccination course she was not yet allowed out of her owner's home. All seemed…

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Could your cat be a blood donor?

Could your cat help to save a life? For more information have a look at our leaflet about what it takes to be a blood donor. feline blood donors.pdf

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Hospitalisation of your pet

We understand what a worrying time it can be if your pet is unwell and has to stay with us in the hospital. We are pet owners too and feel the…

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Download our Pet Care Information Leaflets

Follow the links below to view our advice notes on new puppies, kittens and rabbits.  We will shortly be adding more information about keeping…

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Puppy Socialising Classes

Socialisation of young puppies is vital and is something we at Abbey House have always encouraged. We hold regular puppy classes where puppies…

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You And Your New Pet

We all love to see a new puppy, kitten or baby rabbit and sharing our lives with a pet can bring great pleasure but also requires commitment…

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Pre Operative Instructions

Cats & Dogs The day of your pets operation has almost arrived and like all good owners you want to prepare them in the best way possible.…

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Post Operative Instructions

Cats & Dogs Now that your pets operation is over what you need to know is how to look after them so that they can recover as quickly as possible.…

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What about older pets?

Dogs and cats enter their senior years around the age of 7 and can begin to develop diseases such as diabetes, arthritis and cancer which can…

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Practice Nurse

Our practice nurses can provide free general advice either by appointment at the surgery or over the telephone. They are more than willing to…

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Preventative Pet Health Care

How can we help you look after your pet?   We believe in focusing upon the prevention of disease as much as its treatment and we understand…

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