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…

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Perfect picks for rabbit treats in Dorset

December 7th, 2019

Your rabbit loves a tasty treat to help vary its diet, so why not mix things up a bit with the help of our guidelines?

Canine capers for Christmas

November 21st, 2019

Festive dog movies tug at the heartstrings of owners, but you’ll know your pet is safe when it’s registered with Best Friends Vets.

Advice from Best Friends on snug winter rabbits

November 14th, 2019

While they’re good with colder weather, rabbits still need certain winter protection. Why not ask us for advice on preparing for the chill?

Cat safety and festive foliage with Best Friends

November 7th, 2019

You know what they say about cats and curiosity? We have advice on the plants that are best left unexplored during the festive season.

Calming fearful dogs in Christchurch

October 21st, 2019

Many dogs hate fireworks, but there are ways to keep them calm. Why not contact us for advice about pheromones?

Best Friends Vets uncovers noise anxiety in cats

October 14th, 2019

They may not show it, but cats can suffer from a fear of fireworks as well as dogs. Ask us for advice on keeping kitty calm.

Bonfire night safety for rabbits in Dorset

October 7th, 2019

Rabbits can be easily stressed by the unusual sounds of fireworks, so we’ve got some suggestions to keep them calm.

Helping a home-alone hound in Christchurch

September 21st, 2019

Here are some tips to help your anxious dog feel safe and secure when you’re not at home.

Warning signs of rabbit illness from Best Friends Vets

September 14th, 2019

There are several warning signs that your rabbit may be unwell. Here’s what to look out for.

Best Friends Vets gets honest about cats

September 7th, 2019

Funny felines are all around us, whether at home or on the internet. Check out our list of truths for cat owners – and don’t forget to book regular check-ups.