Pet care news & advice

Read on for a host of preventative pet care news and advice that’s free & updated monthly. In the articles below you’ll find seasonal tips and 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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How to safely transport guinea pigs

June 21st, 2022

Read advice from our head vet Emma on how to transport guinea pigs safely and with the minimum amount of stress.

How to choose the best cat sitter or cattery in Staines-upon-Thames

June 14th, 2022

Making early holiday arrangements is essential. Read our tips for cat owners who are considering care options this summer.

Get Travel Vet’s dog-friendly holiday prep list

June 7th, 2022

Taking your dog on holiday with you can be an exciting idea. Get our prep list for planning an easy dog-friendly holiday this summer.

Reasons to microchip your cat besides the new UK law

May 21st, 2022

Whether you have an indoor or outdoor cat, discover why all cats in Middlesex need a microchip by law in 2022.

Does my dog need an ID tag AND a microchip?

May 14th, 2022

Emma helps to clear up any confusion by explaining the UK laws on dog ID tags and microchipping.

A rabbit microchip? Staines-upon-Thames Vets have this advice

May 7th, 2022

So… dogs and cats get microchipped, but what about rabbits? Get Travel Vet’s advice.

Lifesaving guinea pig advice from Travel Vet

April 21st, 2022

Our experienced Vets share advice on life-threatening guinea pig health problems and the signs to look out for.

How to treat common cat emergencies

April 14th, 2022

Learn what some of the most common cat emergencies are, according to our Vet Emma Fisher.

Why all dog owners in Middlesex need a pet first aid kit

April 7th, 2022

There are many different types of pet first aid kits – learn what supplies yours should contain and common dog emergencies.

Helping Middlesex tortoises wake up from hibernation safely

March 21st, 2022

Tortoise hibernation is a natural part of their lifecycle. Understand how to help them wake up safely in spring.

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