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Pet obesity, what can the industry do to help?

A survey in 2016 by the British Veterinary Association found that over 60% of vets agreed that obesity was the biggest health and welfare concern facing pets.
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Five easy ways to help your pet maintain a healthy weight

Pet obesity is one of the key welfare issues facing pets in the UK today.
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How to avoid a trip to the vet this Christmas

The festive period can be a great time for all the family including our furry family but it is also the time when pets really do prove that they can get into anything.
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Our new partnership with Felcana

Using digital technology to improve outcomes for pets and practices.
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Antimicrobial Awareness Week

If we don’t all work together to combat AMR, then, in the words of Chief Medical Officer, Sally Davies “Antimicrobial resistance poses a catastrophic threat.”
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The Simplyhealth Great North Run – a veterinary perspective

We caught up with Liesbeth, a vet from Westport vets in Linlithgow to get her take on the day
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Animal establishment licensing

The Animal Welfare (Licensing of Activities Involving Animals) (England) Regulations 2018 are new regulations that will license a number of activities involving animals.
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Laura Muir announces new canine event as part of Simplyhealth Great South Run

Laura Muir announces new canine event as part of Simplyhealth Great South Run
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The importance of safe exercise

We all need space from time to time but unlike humans, a dog on a lead isn't able to escape from another dog that has innocently approached it, 'just to say hello'.
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Dog Behaviour

The Dangerous Dogs Act with its focus on breed not deed has long been seen to be unfit for purpose and it is positive to see that the government is now consulting on this.