Greenbay Vet News

  • Fireworks – keeping your pet safe and happy

    Oct 08 2017

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    Sadly many pets show signs of anxiety when they hear fireworks, and in some cases may suffer from a severe phobia. Signs of firework anxiety may include: • Trembling and…

  • Boo makes the news

    Sep 28 2017

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    We recently treated a little puppy called Boo at our Torquay surgery, who had eaten some of a used human painkiller patch.  Fortunately Boo made a full recovery after her…

  • Inspiring the next generation

    Sep 25 2017

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    Our student veterinary nurse, Laura Holderness, had a fun afternoon at the Roselands Primary School year 5/6 enterprise day today! Armed with bandages, a stethoscope, a stuffed dog toy, a…

  • Sponsored Dog Walk

    Sep 20 2017

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    Members of our team are doing a sponsored dog walk on Sunday October 8th to raise funds for Animals in Distress and Devon Air Ambulance Trust.  We will be walking…

  • All about ticks!

    Sep 11 2017

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    What are ticks? Ticks are small arachnids (related to spiders), which are found practically everywhere, from forests to gardens to beaches. Tick numbers tend to be higher in certain areas,…

  • Puppy Awareness Week

    Sep 04 2017

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    This week is Puppy Awareness Week (PAW). This campaign is designed to raise awareness of the puppy farm industry, as sadly many people are buying puppies who are suffering from…

  • All about fleas!

    Aug 30 2017

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    Fleas are by far the most common parasite we see on dogs and cats.  You may see them on your pet’s skin – they are tiny black/brown insects, which can move very quickly!  They…

  • A wet, but fun dog day!

    Aug 21 2017

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    Sadly the weather was rather wet and grey yesterday, but lots of lovely dogs and their owners still headed to Cockington Country Park for their second Dog Day. It was…

  • See us at Cockington Dog Day

    Aug 08 2017

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    After a great day out last year, we are once again heading to Cockington Dog Day on August 20th. This year, we are especially excited to be judging and providing…

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    What happens when my pet has an anesthetic?

    Aug 01 2017

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    Most owners are understandably worried about the thought of their pet having a general anaesthetic.  We hope this article will help to put your mind at rest and answer some…