Kennel cough

We should all know what to look for – this is a highly contagious condition.

Sarcoptic mange

Details on the warning signs and symptoms of this nasty skin infestation.


Here are the signs to look for and some tips on what to do if a dog is in distress.

Bee & wasp stings

Simple ways to identify and treat some of the common stings you encounter.

Clipper burn

Top tips to help avoid the problem and advice on how on treating it when it does occur.

Diabetes in Dogs

If you know what to look for there are simple things you can do to help a diabetic dog.

Heart disease

Obese dogs are at risk of developing heart problems – alerting owners to weight issues is vital.


Don’t assume a dog just has “conjunctivitis” – if you spot an eye condition a vet’s opinion is needed.


A classic example of why we must sterilise our tools between grooms – warts are actually highly contagious!

Anal Abcesses

A very common problem – often in smaller breeds. They have a variety of causes but only one solution – call the Vet!