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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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Don’t forget that if you have a specific query you can always contact one of our vets or nursing team.

Summer prep for rabbit owners in Dorset

May 21st, 2022

Discover how to keep your rabbits cool in summer, plus get more health tips from our team here.

Best Friends’ nurses give vital pre-summer dog advice

May 14th, 2022

Now the sun has joined us, it is time to think about what your dog needs to be prepared for summer – get our advice here.

7 ways to prep your cat for summer

May 7th, 2022

Our Christchurch Vet Nurses are here to tell you about the checks you should make now to prepare your cat for summer.

Take Best Friends’ safety quiz for preventing dog bites

April 21st, 2022

In this article, you can learn top tips for preventing dog bites in children and adults. Plus, take our Dog Safety Quiz.

Why guinea pigs, hamsters, and other small furries make great pets

April 14th, 2022

Best Friends Vets are celebrating the lives of small furries and sharing why they make excellent pets.

Christchurch Vets offer tips on how to be a responsible cat owner

April 7th, 2022

Cat care starts with a comfortable home environment that’s as stress-free as possible. Discover what else your cat needs here.

Stefan shares advice on common dog skin complaints

March 21st, 2022

Whether your dog has allergies, dry skin, a parasite infestation, or fungal infection, it is important to identify the problem at hand.

Best Friends Vets’ guide to lumps and bumps on your pet rodent

March 14th, 2022

Have you noticed any abnormal lumps on your hamster, guinea pig, rat, mouse, or gerbil? Learn what they mean here.

Cat hay fever symptoms & treatments you need to know about

March 7th, 2022

It is hard for cats to avoid pollens, as many Dorset hay-fever sufferers will know. Discover how to help them.

Stefan recommends these healthcare essentials for cats

February 21st, 2022

Read why a preventative approach to your cat’s care, including cat vaccinations, is best for their health & happiness.

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