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Thoughts on euthanasia

Coming to the end of a much loved pet’s life can be really hard- what can we do to help us make decisions, and what can we expect?

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How to help dogs meet each other for the first time and get along

Dogs meeting each other for the first time can be a stressful situation! Whether they’re old or young, rescues or you’ve had them all their lives, the initial meeting can create long lasting bonds, or create long lasting problems. How can we help this process? What can we do to avoid common problems? What are the danger signs to watch …

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Castration – what, why and alternatives

What exactly is castration and why do we do it? In this video we look at the behavioural effects on dogs, and how we can use Suprelorin implants as a reversible alternative. Transcription: Hello everyone, I thought this week we’d talk about castration. It’s something that we do relatively commonly and is often a difficult subject to discuss, especially with …

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Travel Sickness

Not as straightforward as in humans, animals often get motion nausea and anxiety when travelling. In this video I go into the psychology behind it and what we can do about it.

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State of the Art Canine Sports Medicine and Surgery

A talk at the dog training barn 13 March 2019 on the latest advances in treatment of canine muscolskeletal problems, with some discussion on drug advances towards the end. Videos used in talk: Before and after stem cell therapy: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-BCVrN6SWoA Cruciate injury: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CNymdzyRavs Stifle arthroscopy: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6RsObdDu0CM MMP technique: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kc4MX1fRKNQ Shoulder arthroscopy: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BasY9fkwNIE Shoulder abduction test: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4cuZZxJeH6Q Elbow replacement: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mq_K8JeSX2E Hip …

State of the Art Canine Sports Medicine and Surgery

A talk at the dog training barn 13 March 2019 on the latest advances in treatment of canine muscolskeletal problems, with some discussion on drug advances towards the end. Videos used in talk: Before and after stem cell therapy: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-BCVrN6SWoA Cruciate injury: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CNymdzyRavs Stifle arthroscopy: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6RsObdDu0CM MMP technique: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kc4MX1fRKNQ Shoulder arthroscopy: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BasY9fkwNIE Shoulder abduction test: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4cuZZxJeH6Q Elbow replacement: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mq_K8JeSX2E Hip …

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A slight change in our dog parasite control recommendations

We routinely recommend deworming and defleaing our dogs (and cats!) There are lots of great (and not so great) products out there so we think it’s our responsibility to guide you to the ones we think work the best. We’re particularly concerned about fleas, roundworms and tapeworms as they’re common problems. For the past few years we have recommended Advocate …