Greenbay Vet News

  • Pet Allergy Awareness

    Jun 03 2019

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    Just like us, animals can suffer from allergies.  An allergy is a reaction of the immune system to a common substance, known as an allergen.  The most common pet allergens are fleas,…

  • Rabbit Awareness Week – the importance of vaccination

    May 24 2019

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    Greenbay Vets is supporting Rabbit Awareness Week 2019 Rabbit Awareness Week (RAW) is 1st-9th June.  This year’s RAW campaign, organised by Burgess Pet Care, is raising awareness around Rabbit Viral…

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    Veterinary Nurse Awareness Month

    May 20 2019

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    May is Veterinary Nurse Awareness Month.  During this month we celebrate and highlight the amazing work of our veterinary nurses. At Greenbay Vets in Torquay and Paignton, we are proud…

  • Pet bereavement support qualification

    May 09 2019

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    Congratulations to our receptionist, Donna, who has successfully completed the Blue Cross Pet Bereavement Support Course. During the course Donna covered the following areas: Pet loss experience Self care Emotional…

  • Hip replacement success for Edith the cat

    May 03 2019

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    Edith, a 1 year old cat, can now reach her full potential following a total hip replacement operation. After noticing that Edith wasn’t jumping very well, her owner brought her…

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    Easter opening times and pet safety

    Apr 09 2019

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    We would like to wish all of our pet patients and their owners a Happy Easter! Please make sure you order sufficient medication and/or food to last your pet over…

  • Supporting the vets and vet nurses of tomorrow

    Mar 26 2019

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    We are keen to support young people who are interested in a career working with animals and about teaching children how to be responsible pet owners. Vet, and Greenbay owner,…

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    Proud to be independent

    Mar 20 2019

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    The world of veterinary practice has changed dramatically since I first decided I wanted to be a vet over 20 years ago.  Greenbay Vets is proud to be an independent…

  • Memories of our pets

    Mar 05 2019

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    Our receptionist, Donna, is currently doing a pet bereavement course with the charity Blue Cross.  She has some lovely ideas for helping us to better support bereaved pet owners and…

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    Dental disease in rabbits

    Feb 20 2019

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    Rabbits teeth grow continuously throughout their lives.  They have incisor teeth at the front for snipping grass, and cheek teeth ‘at the back’ for chewing and grinding.  The teeth need…