We would like to introduce Solo who we first saw at our Kingsnorth branch as an emergency out of hours, after being attacked by a couple of dogs whilst out for a walk. Solo was in shock, with multiple large, deep vertical wounds to her chest, exposing her tissue and ribs below. Solo also had … Read more
Walk your dogs in the morning or the evening-before 8am and after 5pm is best. Not only will this prevent them overheating in the midday sun, but hot road surfaces, pavements and sand can burn paws. Pets can suffer from sunburn and heatstroke just like humans. Special sun creams can be used on pets with … Read more
Whether you are just out and about this summer, on walks, at dog shows, training classes or are planning on putting your dog in boarding kennels while you are on holiday, Kennel Cough can be a real problem. Kennel Cough or Infectious Tracheobronchitis is a highly infectious respiratory disease and can be picked up wherever … Read more
We attended the Rare Breeds Annual Family Dog Show on Saturday 19th July. We had lots of freebies to give away as well as offering advice on microchipping, dental care and much more. Here are some photos from the day!
Wye recently held a Charity Ball to raise money for MIND in memory of Christian Smith who was killed in March while cycling for the charity. Cinque Ports Vets and other local businesses provided table sponsorships for the event. The event was a huge success and raised over £5000.
Our vet Sharon Marsh paid a visit to the newly opened Wye School recently to talk to their Science Class. The students from A set were shown many X-rays and Sharon gave anecdotes about different conditions she has treated in a variety of small animals. The students were fascinated and asked many questions about these and … Read more
Mabel came to visit one of our veterinary nurses, Katherine, for a free weight club consultation at our Tenterden branch, as her owner was aware that her weight was increasing. She was being fed James Wellbeloved Adult food and was advised to switched to a light version of the diet and to weigh the food … Read more
The Rare Breeds Centre will be holding their annual family dog show on Saturday 19th July. There will be lots of classes to enter your dog into including Best Puppy, Best Veteran and Waggiest Tail! We will also be there so come along and see our stand. You can have your dog’s microchip checked to … Read more
The Blue Cross are holding a young artists painting competition which will be judged at their annual show on Sunday 7th September by the nationally acclaimed animal portraitist, Kathryn Nichols. Entry forms are available at our Rye branch and Rye is also the collection point for any entries. Why not have a go!
We would like to introduce Jake Quaintance who had to come and see us at our Kingsnorth branch back in May 2013 after he collapsed in the garden after chasing a cat. A spinal problem was suspected, X-rays were taken and emergency treatment given. Jake was hospitalised for supportive treatment and then referred for an … Read more