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    ABOUT CAT ARTHURS BSc (Hons), DVM, CertSAS, MRCVS

    Joined Towcester Veterinary Centre in 2005 and now a partner, Cat enjoys all aspects of surgery but has a special interest in orthopaedics and laparoscopy.


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    Remember your pets this 5th of November

    Posted in Small Animal on by Cat

    So fireworks celebrations are here and whilst we all enjoy a good display, the majority of our pets show discomfort and fear when faced with sudden loud noises. So we have put together some advice on how to prepare for … Continue reading

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    Your vets on TV

    Posted in Equine, Small Animal on by Cat

    We all know children who have a natural affinity towards animals, children that dream of one day being like the vets that looks after all their pets, a potential budding young veterinarian. Well the CBBC series Junior Vets lets children … Continue reading

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    Is your dog a hero?

    Posted in Small Animal on by Cat

    We urgently need to update our blood donor registry and are looking for donors to join our list of existing canine heroes. Occasionally our patients need emergency blood transfusions due to bleeding or clotting disorders and half a litre of … Continue reading

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    Antifreeze Kills

    Posted in Small Animal on by Cat

    Sadly we have had several fatal cases of ethylene glycol poisoning and wanted to highlight the dangers to your cat. Ethylene glycol is found in antifreeze products (radiator fluid, de-icing spray, windscreen wash). It tastes sweet and cats happily ingest … Continue reading

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    INVITATION to BVD talk

    Posted in Farm Animal on by Cat

    BVD can spell disaster! Our aim as vets is to keep your herd healthy and controlling BVD is essential in doing this. BVD causes scour and pneumonia in calves, reduced fertility and abortions and often unexplained ill thrift. This can … Continue reading

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    Telephone conference on beef feeding and finishing

    Posted in Farm Animal on by Cat

    Notice to all Beef Producers BRP is planning a series of telephone conferences this winter on key beef feeding and finishing related issues. Finding time to leave the farm for meetings can sometimes be a challenge so the idea is … Continue reading

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    How did she inhale a stone?

    Posted in Small Animal on by Cat

    Meet Gaia – a gorgeous inquisitive three year old black cat. A few weeks ago her owner phoned our emergency vet Sarah Elliott in the evening. Gaia was struggling to breathe and retching. Sarah asked that Gaia be brought to the … Continue reading

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    Alpaca blood drive

    Posted in Farm Animal on by Cat

    Future crias in a crisis have one less thing to worry about, thanks to some life-saving alpaca blood donors! We at Towcester Veterinary Centre held our first ever Camelid Blood Drive on Tuesday 29th July, when we welcomed breeders bringing … Continue reading

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    Storm’s thank you

    Posted in Small Animal, Surgical on by Cat

    Storm is a your typical beautiful and loveable yellow Labrador Retriever who lives by the sea in Essex. Sadly for him he had suffered from chronic severe ear infections for many years and was not responding to medical treatment. His … Continue reading

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    Not just a flesh wound

    Posted in Small Animal on by Cat

    Laxa, a beautiful lively young Springer Spaniel, was enjoying a morning walk in Everdon Woods in the beginning of June. To his owner’s shock and dismay Laxa came back with full circumferential skin wound to his right front leg and … Continue reading

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