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.
Keep your pets safe from ethanol-containing hand sanitisers
Many hand sanitisers contain ethanol, which can be poisonous to dogs.
Cats and Covid-19, The Latest Advice
Our head vet Stefan says you should follow the official advice for cats and Covid-19
Lucy’s Law: And how it protects Puppies & Kittens
Legislation has been introduced to stop the low welfare supply of puppies & kittens and you can help.
COVID-19: Vaccination Update
For clients with Dogs, Cats, Rabbits, Kittens & Puppies, Best Friends Vets can provide the following vaccinations
Mental health benefits of having a pet when you’re isolated
How pets could help us when we’re forced to Isolate.
What will your pet need now you are self-isolating?
How to prepare for your pet’s needs now we are following social distancing measures?
Make sure you don’t over walk your dog
With everyone at home & looking for things to do – could too much exercise be bad for your dog?
Coronavirus (Covid-19) FAQs for Best Friends Vets
With the Coronavirus situation developing almost daily, Stefan and the team want to become your reliable reference point for all matters relating to the health of your pet/s.
Are you expecting the pitter-patter of tiny paws in Dorset?
With National Puppy Day this month here’s a checklist for bringing your new arrival home
Coronavirus home confinement advice for pet owners
With stepped-up government measures in place and Coronavirus information changing daily, it’s no surprise pet owners are worried about their pets.