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  • Sooty - Who needs 2 eyes anyway??


    Thursday, 19 September 2019

    Sooty has had a tough few weeks. He is 10 years old, and recently had a severe eye injury which - very sadly - meant his eye had to be removed.  This photo was taken at his post operative check, and as you can see he's healing really well. …

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  • Is your pet insured for dental work??


    Thursday, 19 September 2019

    Is your pet insured for dental work??  Our insurance lady Sharon would like you to be aware that some insurance companies will cover the cost of dentals (scale, polish, tooth removal etc) however they do vary in this. Some won't cover a simpl…

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  • Introducing... an Infusion Pump


    Thursday, 12 September 2019

    This is an infusion pump!  If your pet needs to go on a drip, we use an infusion pump to regulate how much fluid goes into your pet - this one is set at '20' ie 20mls an hour is being given to the patient.  It's important not to give too muc…

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  • BBC Radio Derby come to see us!


    Wednesday, 11 September 2019

    The BBC have been at the practice filming vet Lizzie John (who is just back from her honeymoon!), nurse Charlotte Hodds, and the star of the show, Marvin the budgie 🐦😀 Sooo cute! …

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  • Meet Oakley


    Tuesday, 10 September 2019

    This fluff ball is Oakley, here with vet Carole Hopkinson.  He's a 12 week old Bearded Collie - he realises he's adorable, doesn't he!! We all formed a queue to have a cuddle with him   …

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  • Pet Insurance - how long is your policy??


    Thursday, 5 September 2019

    Let's talk about Pet Insurance. Many pets are insured, but we know that many owners don't always know the details about their policies. Over the coming weeks, we will try to give you some information about insurance, with the help of our insurance lady …

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  • Asthmatic Cat Wilma


    Wednesday, 4 September 2019

    This gorgeous (but camera shy!) cat is Wilma, with vet Lizzie Else. Wilma has asthma, and came to see us for a medication check. She is doing really well on treatment, which is controlling the coughing and wheezing that she used to experience.  Pl…

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