Regular, preventative pet-care news & advice
Read on for a host of preventative pet-care news and advice that’s free & updated monthly. In the stories below you’ll find seasonal tips & information on how to keep your pet healthy. If you’d like us to email you whenever we update the news then simply…
Don’t forget that if you have a specific query you can always contact one of our vets or nursing team.
Are you pet-prepared this summer?
As we welcome warm weather and the great outdoors this summer, it’s prudent to be prepared for the risks faced by your pet.
Best Friends’ vital flystrike advice
Flystrike is a potentially fatal condition that occurs when flies lay eggs on a rabbit’s skin.
Best Friends’ top five apps for cat owners
Ever wanted to track your kitty’s daily habits and health or identify common hazards? Now you can, with our top cat apps.
Caring for an outdoor bunny
Outdoor living can be great for rabbits, as long as they’re protected from the elements and predators, says our vet, Stefan
Cool canines in Dorset
To avoid heatstroke and dehydration in dogs, it’s important to keep them cool in hot weather. We share some fun ways to do this while keeping them active.
Don’t let your cat overheat
Cats can get heatstroke under certain conditions, so check out the guidelines for prevention from our vet Stefan
What to expect when your rabbit’s expecting
The team at Best Friends Vets can offer you plenty of advice on how to breed your rabbit
Dog neutering advice from Best Friends Vets
Your dog may experience benefits in terms of both health and behaviour after neutering.
Everything you need to know about cats in heat
If you have a young female cat, you may want to consider neutering. Visit our nurses at Christchurch for advice.
Keeping you dog stress-free when you move home
If you’re moving house we’ve got some top tips for keeping your dog calm. Call us for advice on 01202 485880.