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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Treat your pooch to luxury chews for £12.95

July 21st, 2017

Have the most pampered pooch in Christchurch with premium chews and toys from Wuff & Waggle for just £12.95.

Protect your cat from overheating

July 14th, 2017

Heat stroke in cats is a life-threatening condition that occurs when your pet experiences a soaring a body temperature.

Keep your Dorset rabbit cool

July 7th, 2017

Domestic rabbits need a cool environment to stay comfortable. Here’s how to prevent your bunny from overheating.

What to expect when your rabbit’s expecting

June 21st, 2017

The team at Best Friends Vets can offer you plenty of advice on how to breed your rabbit and raise the litter safely.

Cats in heat – the facts from Best Friends Vets

June 14th, 2017

Cats in heat can be a challenge for owners, so it’s important to get all the facts about what can happen.

Neutering dogs: what you need to know

June 7th, 2017

If you’re thinking of having your dog neutered, book a consultation by calling 01202 485880.

Protect your rabbit this summer with Best Friends Vets

May 21st, 2017

Some common summer plants are poisonous to rabbits. See our at-a-glance guide to help you spot the dangers.

Keeping your cat safe as the nights grow lighter

May 14th, 2017

Longer days mean more roaming time for cats – but light doesn’t mean safety. Check the infographic from Best Friends Vets.

Prepare your dog to move with Best Friends Vets

May 7th, 2017

Moving house is a stressful time, so it’s important to make the process as calm as possible for your dog

Alabama Rot: A rare but deadly disease in dogs

April 21st, 2017

Check your dog regularly for symptoms of Alabama Rot and contact the vets at Best Friends Vets if you need advice.