Weighty Factors in Dogs

Weighty Factors in Dogs

If your dog has arthritis or is at risk of developing arthritis then THE MOST important thing you can do for them is to assist them to lose weight if they are overweight or, if they are already lean, to ensure that they stay that way.  Weight loss reduces pressure on...

Warm ups and cool downs for your pet

Warm ups and cool downs for your pet

On a cold winter's morning it is the dedicated pet parents getting up in the dark and cold taking their dogs for a walk or run that keep both parties happy and healthy, if not a bit grumpy on occasions when the warm bed is much more enticing than the cold, dark...

Keep warm this winter and don’t forget the heat pack!

Keep warm this winter and don’t forget the heat pack!

Everybody knows how good a heat pack on an aching joint or muscle can be – the feeling of relief that is provided by this easy and effective treatment is often rapid. The analgesic (pain relieving) effects of heat therapy are well known, but the actual mode of action...

Geriatric Patient Care

Geriatric Patient Care

As your pet ages there are various ways you can help them be as comfortable as possible. These are often simple and highly effective modifications that can make the world of difference to your aging pet.