Regular, free pet care news & advice

We hope you enjoy reading our wide range of pet care news and advice that’s free & updated monthly.  In the articles below you’ll find preventative healthcare advice, as well as seasonal, local, and practical tips on how to keep your pets healthy and happy.  If you’d like us to email you whenever we update the news then simply sign up below.

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Vet Nicola Armstrong answers FAQs on ticks and the health threat to dogs and humans

April 14th, 2024

Read our Vet Nicola’s answers to frequently asked questions about ticks on dogs and the associated health risks.

Flystrike Alert: Protecting rabbits & guinea pigs in Lanarkshire

April 7th, 2024

Read our invaluable information on how to prevent flystrike and how to spot the signs in rabbits and guinea pigs.

Hop into Health: The importance of Rabbit Vaccinations

March 21st, 2024

Avenues Vets share that most effective ways to protect your furry friend from deadly contagious diseases is through vaccination.

Understanding cat leukaemia: facts, symptoms and prevention

March 14th, 2024

Vet Nicola Armstrong discusses the facts and common symptoms of cat leukaemia, and the importance of preventative care.

Vets in Glasgow share vital vaccination advice for dog owners

March 7th, 2024

Essential information about canine infectious diseases and guidelines on which dog vaccinations are recommended for your furry friend.

Why cat neutering is about more than unplanned kittens

February 21st, 2024

One of the most responsible choices cat owners in Lanarkshire can make is to opt for cat neutering – learn why in our article.

Why dog neutering is a must on the cusp of puppy season

February 14th, 2024

Have a read of The Avenues Vets’ advice on dog neutering and how to avoid unwanted litters this puppy season.

Nicola’s pregnancy advice for hamsters, guinea pigs and other small furries

February 7th, 2024

If you notice your new pet has a pregnancy bump, our team can help you. Read our article for more advice and get in touch.

Winter paw care: protect dogs in from road salt

January 21st, 2024

Nicola has important advice for dog owners on the need to be proactive in protecting their dog’s paws on winter walks.

Antifreeze: the killer sugary taste loved by cats

January 14th, 2024

Learn how to protect pets in Lanarkshire and how to avoid antifreeze associated risks.

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