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Tag Archives: vets

Dog health: a guide to epilepsy


We have filmed a series of short videos with vet Brian Faulkner to help you spot the signs of common illnesses in your pet. In this video Brian discusses epilepsy in dogs.

Epilepsy is a neurological disorder that causes fitting or seizures.

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Nominate in the 2014 Petplan Veterinary Awards!


Every year we embark on a nationwide expedition to find the UK’s top veterinary professionals in the prestigious Veterinary Awards.

Often referred to as the ‘Oscars’ of the veterinary world, the awards set out to recognise and celebrate the hard work and dedication of staff and practices throughout the nation.

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Neutering: behind the scenes

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Having our pets neutered is highly recommended by most vets – but what actually happens to our four-legged friends when they have the operation? Vet Marc Abraham explains all

Neutering is an important part of responsible pet ownership: it not only stops your pet having unwanted litters, but also prevents potential behavioural, medical and surgical problems such as breast cancer. It’s also the perfect opportunity to get your pet microchipped.

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Who are the best vets in the country?

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If you’ve received outstanding service from your vets, why not nominate them for the 2011 Petplan Veterinary Awards?

Nominations for the 2011 Petplan Veterinary Awards are now open, so please get in touch if you would like to put your veterinary practice or a member of staff forward for recognition.

There are four categories: Vet of the Year, Vet Nurse of the Year, Vet Support Staff of the Year and Veterinary Practice of the Year.

Our panel of expert judges will consider all nominations, and then a shortlist for each category will be invited to a prestigious awards ceremony in Birmingham.

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