Category Archives: Animal Wellbeing

Snow flurries no fun for small furries, warn vets

13 January 2016

Rabbit and Guinea pigs are vulnerable to the cold and damp despite their furry coats

As temperatures start to drop, vets are warning owners not to forget about small furry pets such as rabbits and guinea pigs that usually live outdoors yet are vulnerable to the cold and damp despite their furry coats.

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Vets offer advice on winter walkies and other cold weather hazards

11 January 2016

During the winter your pets can be affected by the cold and get ill.

As temperatures start to drop, the British Veterinary Association (BVA) and British Small Animal Veterinary Association (BSAVA) are warning pet owners to make sure their dogs and cats are kept free from hidden and potentially fatal hazards this winter.

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New Vet Futures Action Group seeks members

09 December 2015

Would you like to be a member of the new Vet Futures Action Group?

The British Veterinary Association (BVA) and the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) are inviting applications from members of the veterinary professions for the new Vet Futures Action Group, set up to drive forward the ambitions identified in the Vet...

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