Monthly Archives: June 2017

Fleas, Worms, and Ticks – Defeating these nasty parasites!

Our pets are constantly under attack by a wide range of nasty little critters. In this blog, we’ll take a brief spin through the most important parasites, and then look at how to kill them! Fleas are probably the parasite that most often causes problems. There are several different species, but the Cat Flea Ctenocephalides [...]

Can a Vet Nurse diagnose my pet?

This is an interesting question that gets right to the heart of the distinction between a vet nurse and a vet (or, as they’re legally termed, veterinary surgeon). The Veterinary Surgeons Act 1966 All medical or surgical treatment of animals in the UK is governed by the Veterinary Surgeons Act 1966. This clearly states that [...]