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World Blood Donor Day: If I Can, They Can

Today Pet Blood Bank UK (PBBuk) joins countries from across the globe to celebrate World Blood Donor Day and recognise the silent unsung heroes who save lives every day by donating blood. read more

It's National Food Safety Week - so here are a few pointers to keep your pet from needing a visit to the emergency vet

It can be tempting to share your food with your pet, but what we consider to be treats can be extremely dangerous to our pets. So here are a few pointers to keep your pet from needing a visit to the emergency vet... read more

Microchipping: why it's so important

According to the Dogs Trust Stray Dog Survey 2011, microchipping remains one of the most influential ways in which dogs are returned to owners, accounting for a reported 32% of reunions by Local Authorities. read more

Summer Grooming - it's time to think about getting our pets a new summer hair-do!

Firstly, it's important to mention that not all pets need to have their fur clipped so if your pet doesn't have thick dense fur a visit to the groomer may not be necessary. Instead regular brushing (at least once a week) will help ensure that your pet is kept both comfortable and cool this summer. read more

Veterinary CPD: Chronic kidney disease in cats – new developments in management of an old condition, 19 June

Samantha Taylor BVetMed(Hons) CertSAM DipECVIM-CA MRCVS Chronic kidney disease in cats - new developments in management of an old condition. Vets Now Referrals are delighted to offer you and your colleagues the opportunity to hear the latest ideas on various small animal topics from our referral team. This month's CPD lecture in Swindon focuses on chronic kidney disease in cats. read more