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Healthy Pet – your new year plan

Healthy Pet – your new year plan starts here   Start the new year with a healthy diet plan for your pet Does their diet provide the optimum levels of nutrition for their breed, age and lifestyle? Would they benefit from loosing a few extra pounds?   A few common signs of obesity are: Exercise…

Winter 2016 Newsletter

Winter 2016 Newsletter   Welcome to the Winter 2016 edition of our Newsletter. Please grab a cuppa, relax and take a moment to have a read.   This edition includes: Avoiding Christmas calamities Cold weather fleas Guinea pigs Winter aches and pains Winter worms  

Senior Pet Wellness Month

November is Senior Pet Wellness Month! We all want a long and healthy life for our pets and, as they age they need extra care and attention. When they reach 7-8 years old they are considered to be “senior” and their lifestyle and needs will start to change. Your pet may become less active, their…

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  • Found in the King George street area of Wirksworth. If you know any information about this cat which would reunite with an owner please contact us.

    January 17

  • Through the keyhole…
    We are now in a position to offer new services at our Ashbourne practice using endoscopy to help us diagnose and treat pets, and excitingly perform key-hole surgery. This is a first for Ashbourne and places us amongst only a few practices in Derbyshire to offer this service. Over the last couple of months we have used this minimally invasive technique to spay bitches and diagnose other abdominal diseases. For the animal this means less trauma, pain and a quicker recovery from surgery than before; and that for us is hugely rewarding. To see a dog trot out of the surgery after being spayed, as comfortably as it trotted in that morning is great for the dog, owner and vet alike, and proof that the investment and the progress it brings are worth it.

    January 16