Could your dog be hypothyroid?

Are you worried about your overweight and lethargic dog? As a vet I am able to write about this topic first hand as we made this diagnosis only last year on our 5 year old very loved little rescue called Ruff. He went from being an active, happy little dog, to...

Is your pet on medication?

Is your pet having steroids, phenobarbitone or even cbd oil? If you are one of the many millions of pet owners out there with an allergic, itchy pet; you will most likely at some point have been given a course of steroid tablets to dose your pet (also known as...

Is my overweight pet in more pain?

Your pet is definitely in more pain if it is fat Is this true? Definitely YES is the answer to the question – “Is your pet in more pain if it carries extra fat.” Just 25 years ago; we thought that fat was just a white blob of storage of energy that...

Blue Monday for our Pets

Why Blue Monday affects our Pets Is this true? The third Monday of every January is named “Blue Monday” – the most depressing day of the year owing to cold weather, dark long nights and a lack of post-christmas cash. It is also a time when most of us are likely...