Veterinary group in 24-hour table tennis marathon to raise funds

Staff from the Mandeville Veterinary Hospital and North West London branches of the Goddard Veterinary Group have completed a 24-hour table tennis marathon to raise funds for animal charities Dogs Trust and The Celia Hammond Trust. Teams from Mandeville, led by head vet Jeremy Stewart and practice manager Adrian Hayter, began the marathon at 3pm

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You may love the sun but what about your pets?

The summer sun is a joyous sight for many people and their pets but with forecasters predicting temperatures of 30c, vets are warning pet owners to be aware of the problems a heatwave can cause cats, dogs and other pets. Huw Stacey, director of clinical services at Vets4Pets, said: “Hot and even warm weather can

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Doggy day care sector is booming

Doggy day care sector is booming with owners spending £1.5bn a year on people to take their pet for walkies Dog owners these days treat their pets more like family members, so it’s little wonder that businesses in the doggy day care sector are booming. According to Tailster, an online directory of dog walkers and

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New veterinary centre will boost farm services

A Wales Veterinary Science Centre that opened at Aberystwyth in Mid Wales yesterday will broaden the range of services available to Welsh farmers. Located on the site of the former Animal and Plant Health Agency’s (APHA) Veterinary Investigation Centre, the science centre has been established by Iechyd Da, a consortium of independent veterinary practices based

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