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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Help! My new small furry pet has a pregnancy bump
Caroline recommends whether you adopted a guinea pig, a hamster, or another small furry pet, it’s vital you understand their pregnancy needs.
Why cat neutering is about more than unplanned kittens
One of the most responsible choices cat owners in Derbyshire can make is to opt for cat neutering – learn why in our article.
Avoid puppy season ‘accidents’ with STAR Vets’ dog neutering advice
Puppy season is coming up, so we’re educating owners on the benefits of dog neutering and avoiding unplanned ‘accidents’ – learn more here.
Winter paw care: protect dogs in from road salt
Caroline has important advice for dog owners on the need to be proactive in protecting their dog’s paws on winter walks.
Antifreeze pet poisoning risks in Derbyshire
Being sugary sweet means that cats and dogs often find antifreeze tempting to taste. However, this substance is TOXIC – learn more here.
Learn how to exercise your small furry pets with STAR Vets
There are various ways to increase your small furry pets’ exercise levels both inside and outside of their enclosure. Learn more here.
Valuable advice for cat adoption in 2024 from STAR Vets
Adopting a cat from a rescue centre can be a wholesome way to introduce a new feline friend to your family. Read our essential questions to ask.
Vet Caroline shares advice on helping your dog deal with moving house
A house move is a big change for the whole family to process. Caroline and the team have advice on helping your dog cope.
Wannabe owners of small furry pets in Derbyshire need this advice
Are you considering adding a new small furry pet to your family in 2024? Read our advice on which type could be right for you.
Celebrate your rabbit with this advice from STAR Vets
Take time this Christmas to celebrate the bond you have with your bunny and what your relationship has achieved. Read more …