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Webvets Guest Blog – Avoiding the Seven Deadly Sins of Easter
  • Tuesday, April 3, 2012

Easter is just around the bend, and while it typically means tons of fun for the kids – Easter egg hunts, colorful Easter baskets stuffed to the brim with chocolate bunnies, marshmallow chicks and jelly beans galore – it could mean real trouble for some of our other family members: our animals.  So while the … Continued

Summer Garden Safety
  • Saturday, March 31, 2012

The summer months are full of vibrant and joyful times. Both pets and owners love to be outside enjoying the sunshine and it is a great time to take your dog on lovely long walks on a beach or simply just chill out and relax in the garden with your pet. When spending a lot … Continued

Warm weather brings drought
  • Wednesday, March 28, 2012

Our early spring this year has brought a pleasant surprise for the dog walkers and outdoor enthusiasts among us, bringing warmer weather that we would typically expect much later in the year. Whilst this has allowed beach visits and lovely walks in the great outdoors during a period of the year where we would usually … Continued

A Guide to Socialising Your Puppy
  • Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Taking ownership of new puppy is a very exciting time.  These furry little balls of fun seem to have limitless energy and bring much enjoyment to your house.  Of course, there is a more serious side to being a dog owner and you have a responsibility to ensure that they remain fit, happy and healthy.  … Continued

Spring-Time Vigilance
  • Monday, March 26, 2012

As we move into full-blown spring the weather will start to become hotter with less cloud cover meaning that there will be a lot of sunshine. Whilst this will encourage us dog owners to get outside with our animals, it is important to remember that there a few dangers to be taken into consideration in … Continued

Pet Seatbelts and Harnesses
  • Friday, March 9, 2012

When it comes to our animals, we pet owners consider them a member of our immediately family and as such we strive to keep them healthy, safe and happy. So should pet owners not ensure that their cat or dog is secure when they are travelling in a car, van or any other type of … Continued

Spring time care
  • Thursday, March 8, 2012

When the weather gets brighter and the sun begins to shine, you may begin to have trouble controlling that sense of ‘wanderlust’ as your pets desire to get out and about with the better weather. If you’re having trouble keeping them under control or have just given up and adopted their enjoyment of rushing about … Continued

Cremation; best for your pets?
  • Monday, January 9, 2012

When it comes to losing your pet, the last thing you want to do is think about getting rid of them so soon after losing them. This is an understandable feeling, but it is necessary to plan how you will go about handling your pet’s remains. If you haven’t yet considered it, perhaps a pet … Continued

Teacup Animals
  • Thursday, December 1, 2011

Last night, ITV aired their documentary on the rising fashion of ‘teacup’ pets, and how their popularity has grown over the past few years. Helped by celebrities such as Paris Hilton, pets that can be carried around have become a fashion accessory for the masses, and Super Tiny Animals focussed on those people that have … Continued