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 STAR Vets

October 21st, 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.

Seven essential health checks for your rabbit this Autumn

October 14th, 2021

Caroline Ward shares some helpful reminders for rabbit owners on what to look out for between vet visits, and in preparation for winter.

Five cold weather walking tips for your dog

October 7th, 2021

Dogs might seem warm in their furry coats, but the veterinary team at STAR Vets wants to remind you to take care as it gets colder.

Lara advises if rabbits, guinea pigs & hamsters need companions

September 21st, 2021

So, you’re thinking of adding a small pet to your family. But should you get more than one?

Puppy chewing – your questions answered

September 14th, 2021

Caroline Ward anticipates your pain and answers the common questions on puppies’ chewing phase.

STAR Vet Clinic 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.

Read STAR Vets’ tips and help your dog get over a stressful summer

August 21st, 2021

If your dog’s been ‘living it up’ this season, our end of summer tips for dogs will give your best friend a well needed boost.

Help, my cat is having kittens! Read our pregnancy advice

August 14th, 2021

What should you do if you think your cat could be pregnant? STAR Vets’ head nurse has some helpful advice.

How long dogs are pregnant and tell-tale symptoms

August 7th, 2021

Our head vet Caroline Ward, has answered some frequently asked questions about dog pregnancy in our article.

Home alone? What to do with your cat when you go on holiday

July 21st, 2021

If you’re worried about leaving your cat at home when you go on holiday, you’re not alone. Read our advice.

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