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UK Cat Vaccine Shortage 02/11/23
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UK Cat Vaccine Shortage 02/11/23

There has been an industry-wide shortage of Cat Vaccines affecting all UK veterinary Practices.

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Flying your pets abroad
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Flying your pets abroad

Planning on flying your pet abroad? How to travel with your pets...

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Why do dogs wag their tails?
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Why do dogs wag their tails?

Let’s take a look at what it means when your dog wags their tail and how to tell what they’re feeling... 
 

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Saltwater poisoning in dogs
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Saltwater poisoning in dogs

How to spot the signs of saltwater poisoning and what to do if your dog drinks sea water when you're at the beach. 

 

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Download the Barrow Hill App

Download the Barrow Hill App

Make booking appointments easier and start collecting loyalty stars!

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Help your puppy sleep at night
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Help your puppy sleep at night

Some great tips from on how to help your puppy settle into their new home.

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Viral Haemorrhagic Disease

Viral Haemorrhagic Disease

A new strain of Rabbit Viral Haemorrhagic Disease has been identified in rabbits in the UK.

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Changes in dispensing protocol

Changes in dispensing protocol

Important changes that will be happening to our ordering & dispensing protocols.

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Stop ear cropping
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Stop ear cropping

Ear cropping is on the rise in the UK, find out how you can help to bring an end to this cruel and illegal procedure...

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Dealing with anxiety in dogs
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Dealing with anxiety in dogs

March is Pet Anxiety Month, so we're highlighting the causes and what you can do to help your dog...

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Pet Theft Advice
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Pet Theft Advice

The best advice for keeping your dog safe. We've included a helpful infographic that you can save and share on social media to keep other owners informed.

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Top Dental Tips
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Top Dental Tips

February is Pet Dental Health Month, so it's the perfect time to look at the benefits of keeping on top of your pet’s dental care. 

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