February 2016


13 Things You Didn’t Know About Crufts

From Corgis to Chihuahuas, for over 125 years, dogs and their owners have competed in the largest dog show on earth. Every year, pet owners from all over the world descend on the NEC in Birmingham for The Kennel Club’s annual dog show event, Crufts. The show continues to grow year upon year, getting bigger and better each time. Vet-Medic have been a proud show sponsor of Crufts for a number of years now, and each year we see the same faces coming to our stands. We have formed close... Read More


Keeping Your Cat Calm With Feliway

Feliway is known for helping cats and kittens to naturally cope with stressful situations and help owners control unwanted cat behaviour. Not only will this provide a comfortable living space for your pet, but for you too. When a cat or kitten is seen rubbing its face against furniture or walls, it is marking its territory as safe and secure. It leaves a substance called the facial pheromone which is significant to a cat’s relaxation and reassurance. When a cat is stressed or ill however, it will stop marking its... Read More


How Often Do You Worm Your Pets?

  Worming your pet on a regular basis is essential in looking after your pet, and ensuring their health does not come under attack from an untreated worm problem. Many animals that are infected with worms show no outward signs so it is vital you worm your pet on a regular basis. Worms can cause sickness, suffering and even death, there are even some types of worms that can spread from pets to people. Your pet can pick up worms from other infected animals, eating raw meat, eating infected animals... Read More