We are making improvements to our telephone system at Pride Veterinary Centre from midday today. Please use these temporary phone numbers if you can’t get through to us during this period: 01332 325 831 for appointments, repeat prescriptions, resort & general enquiries / 01332 325 832 for referrals
Sarah Constable explains the reasons why cats purr and what it their purring means.
When did you start working for Scarsdale Vets? I started at Pride Veterinary Centre in August last year 2017. What’s a ‘typical’ day like for you here at Pride Veterinary Centre? I am a rotating nurse which involves rotating around prep/theatre, medicine, imaging, wards and neurology. Occasionally I will rotate around cardiology and ophthalmology to […]
We’d like to draw your attention to the following update to the SPCs (Summary of Product Characteristics) for moxidectin products (specifically the ‘Cydectin’ and ‘Zermex’ ranges): ‘Moxidectin fulfils the criteria for a (very) persistent, bioaccumulative and toxic (PBT) substance; therefore, exposure of the environment to moxidectin must be limited… Treatments should be administered only when […]
As we move into worm season, have a think (if you haven’t already!) about how you’re going to monitor worm status on your farm this year
A cat can add great value to family life and is a good pet providing you have the time. There are a few considerations to consider before you collect your new cat. Find out more
Vaccines have a very short shelf life once opened or reconstituted, and they must be kept, during both storage and transport, at a cool 2-8°C. Going outside this range could mean the vaccine loses its potency and efficacy.
St John’s Wort (Hypericum perforatum) has gained fame as a herbal remedy, but it is an important poison to livestock. Katie Fitzgerald explains more.
Follow Rhiannah’s 8 top tips for foaling time, including the signs to look out for and understanding common foaling ‘abnormalities’. Read the full article
We are pleased to be able to offer you a new range of cattle boluses that are exclusive to XLVets clients – the Oligovet range. Supplementing your cows at each major step of their cycle is important to keep them – and their calves – in good health all year round. A variety of trace […]