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Regular, preventative pet-care news & advice

Read on for a host of preventative pet-care news and advice that’s free & updated monthly. In the stories below you’ll find seasonal tips & information on how to keep your pet healthy. If you’d like us to email you whenever we update the news then simply…

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Four things your cat should be checked for this autumn at Towcester Veterinary Centre

October 7th, 2021

As the nights draw in, it’s worth thinking about booking a pre-winter health check for your cat to ensure they’re in tip-top condition for the colder months.

Does your rabbit, guinea pig or hamster need a friend?

September 21st, 2021

Could your rabbit or other small pet be lonely? Chat to the nurses at our Towcester surgery about their ‘buddy needs’.

Prepare your pets for the cooler months with a check-up at Towcester Vets

September 15th, 2021

Autumn brings cooler temperatures and shorter days. Get our teams top tips on preparing your pets for the season ahead.

Catharina Arthurs answers your questions on your puppy’s chewing phase

September 14th, 2021

Puppy chewing is just a phase you need to work through. Get all the answers to the common chewing questions.

Towcester Veterinary Centre gets honest about cats

September 7th, 2021

Funny felines are all around us, whether at home or on the internet. But to keep them cute and healthy they need regular check-ups.

How to protect dogs from ticks in Towcester

August 23rd, 2021

Ticks are much more than just a nuisance to remove from your dog. Infected ticks can carry and transfer dangerous diseases.

Breeding guinea pigs safely – why age matters

August 21st, 2021

The team at Towcester Veterinary Centre can advise you when to breed your guinea pig for the first time to avoid tragedy.

Why cat microchipping is being made compulsory

August 17th, 2021

Currently, cats do not have to be microchipped by law in the UK, but that’s about to change. Cat microchipping is set to become compulsory in 2021, with new legislation due to be passed in the coming months.

Important advice on feline pancytopenia for cat owners in Towcester

August 17th, 2021

There has been a sudden and unexpected rise in cases of feline pancytopenia, a usually rare condition that can make cats very ill.

Catharina answers FAQs on dog pregnancy

August 14th, 2021

Read our Head Vet’s answers to frequently asked questions such as ‘how long are dogs pregnant for’ and ‘are there any tell-tale symptoms?’

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