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Babesiosis
Babesiosis Pet Travel

Babesiosis

What is Babesiosis? This disease is principally a problem in dogs and is transmitted by certain species of ticks called...
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Ehrlichiosis
Ehrlichiosis Pet Travel

Ehrlichiosis

What is Ehrlichiosis? Ehrlichiosis is a bacterial infection transmitted by certain species of ticks called the Rhipicephalus species affecting white...
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Heartworm (Dirofilaria Immitis)
Heartworm (Dirofilaria Immitis) Pet Travel

Heartworm (Dirofilaria Immitis)

Heartworm live in the arteries and hearts of infected animals. They release larvae into their hosts’ bloodstream. When a mosquito...
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Lyme Disease (Borreliosis)
Lyme Disease (Borreliosis) Pet Travel

Lyme Disease (Borreliosis)

What is Lyme Disease? Lyme disease is a tick-borne bacterial disease which affects both humans and animals. The disease is...
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Rabies
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Rabies

What is Rabies? Rabies is caused by a virus. It is a zoonotic viral disease which means it can affect...
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Pet Passports
Pet Passports Pet Travel

Pet Passports

Many of us take our pets on holiday to Europe and there has been some uncertainty surrounding this with Brexit....
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Travelling With Your Pet-What You Need To Know
Pet Travel Travelling With Your Pet-What You Need To Know

Travelling With Your Pet-What You Need To Know

Important news for owners of pets travelling abroad The bad news: Since the Pets Travel Scheme (PETS) was introduced in...
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Pet Travel Scheme – Tick Treatment Rules
Pet Travel Pet Travel Scheme – Tick Treatment Rules

Pet Travel Scheme – Tick Treatment Rules

I have heard that the requirement to treat animals travelling under the Pet Travel Scheme (PETS) for ticks before coming...
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Ticks
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Ticks

What are ticks? Ticks are blood sucking parasites related to spiders. Adults have a pointed head, a body and four...
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Leishmaniasis
Leishmaniasis Pet Travel

Leishmaniasis

What is Leishmaniasis? Leishmaniasis is an infectious and often fatal disease transmitted by sandflies. The disease is caused by a...
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