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15/06/2017

Product Alert: Cleanaural Ear Cleaner Range

UPDATE: 14/09/2017 – The stock issue has now been resolved and the product is once again available to order. We have been informed by our suppliers that there is currently a supply issue with the entire Cleanaural Ear Cleaner range. The issue is down to a packaging problem and not with the product itself, so don’t be alarmed. We will, of course, keep you updated as to when this issue is resolved and when the product will be available to buy once again. While this issue is beyond our control,... Read More

12/06/2017

Going On Holiday With Your Pets

We all look forward to a summer holiday, but will your pet enjoy it as much as you do? For a pet, the holiday season can be unsettling. Whether you take them with you or book them into the kennels or cattery, it will be a new routine for your pet. They will be in a new environment, seeing new people every day, eating and drinking in a different spot, meeting unfamiliar animals or travelling long distances in the car. Small changes to us but potentially big ones for them!... Read More

01/02/2017
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Introducing The New Frontline Petcare Range

At Vet-Medic we are always looking for new products that we think will make a big difference to your pets. Our latest find comes from a brand you know and can trust, the makers of Frontline. They have used their expertise and knowledge to product a new product range to cover a range of areas of your pet’s day-to-day life. We are proud to introduce to you, the Frontline Petcare range! The secret of the Frontline Petcare range is the inclusion of two clever and naturally active ingredients: Rhamnose and Luminescine,... Read More

19/12/2016

12 Christmas Pet Dangers

We have put together a list of 12 festive pet dangers to think about this Christmas. Some of these might not be as obvious as you think! At this festive time of the year, how we decorate our homes and the type of food we have in the house changes. While there are plenty of pet-friendly ways to let your pet join in with the Christmas festivities, there are some key things to consider to help keep them safe from harm. Here is our list of twelve Christmas dangers: 1... Read More

27/09/2016

QUIZ: Can You Tell Friend From Foe?

Can you tell friend from foe when it comes to your cat? While most cats will get along with each other pretty well, sometimes there can be tensions between multiple cats living under one roof. This could be caused by an introduction of a new cat, or other factors like a house move or change of situation. There is now a product on the market that has been clinically proven to help reduce tension and conflict in multi-cat households, Feliway Friends. The Makers of Feliway have put together a little... Read More

04/07/2016

What Is Frontline Plus?

Frontline Plus is designed to provide long lasting protection from fleas and ticks, while also killing the eggs and larvae in the home which helps to combat flea infestations. This new double action treatment not only kills fleas and ticks on your dog, it also stops flea eggs from hatching and larvae developing in your home. By using Frontline Plus you can help protect your dog and home for up to 4 weeks from fleas and ticks. What is the difference between Frontline Plus and regular Frontline? Both products contain fipronil, but... Read More

26/05/2016

The Feliway Friends FAQ

What pheromone is in Feliway Friends? The pheromone released by the Feliway Friends diffuser is the exact copy of the natural cat appeasing pheromone released by the mother cat’s mammary area during the nursing period. This appeasing pheromone helps maintain the cohesion between the kittens and their mother. Will Feliway Friends affect humans or other animals in my home? No. As pheromones are species-specific, the feline pheromone will affect only cats and will have no effect on humans or other pets. How long should I use Feliway Friends? The minimum... Read More

17/05/2016

Enjoying Summer Safely With Pets Infographic

By Amber Kingsley Summer is a great time of the year but these warmer months can often be dangerous for dogs and cats. Much like being trapped in a hot car, pets can become victims of the heat in a variety of different ways that we may not realise. Pets and Pools If you’re fortunate to have a swimming pool, summer is a great time for taking a refreshing dip and sometimes our pets will join us for the plunge. But just like small children, animals need to be supervised... Read More

11/05/2016

How To Stop Tension In Multi-Cat Households

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. But what if you have multiple cats in your house? While most cats... Read More

12/04/2016

Does Your Cat Suffer From Hairballs?

  Cats spend an awful lot of time grooming, up to 25% of their waking hours!! Due to the rough ‘brush-like’ surface of their tongues, they are very effective groomers although they can ingest a large amount of hair daily. The hair generally passes through the digestive system into the faeces, however, some hair can collect and clump together in the stomach and reach a size that is too large to pass into the intestine causing the animal to hack and/or retch until it vomits up the hairball. The hair... Read More