FAQ

Welcome to our Frequently Asked Questions section which aims to answer some of the questions we get asked by pet owners on a regular basis and to give advice and reassurance about your pets. Please click on the links below for answers to these questions. Links with an Pop Up PDF icon beside them are PDF documents. You can click here for the free PDF reader if you do not have it.

  1. My pet gets really scared with fireworks. What can I do?
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  2. Do I need to worry about dental disease?
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  3. How would I recognise illness:
    In my Cat
    In my Dog
  4. Is vaccination important:
    For my Cat Pop Up PDF
    For my Dog Pop Up PDF
  5. Do I need to treat for parasites:
    In my Cat
    In my Dog
    Click here for our Hall of Beasties! Pop Up PDF
  6. Can I travel abroad with my pet?
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  7. How important is exercise?
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  8. Why should I neuter my pet?
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  9. When should I neuter:
    My Cat
    My Dog
  10. How do I give tablets to my pet?
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  11. What type of food would be best for my Cat or Dog?
    My Cat
    My Dog
  12. How do I go about choosing a Cat or a Dog?
    My Cat
    My Dog
  13. Why can I not just pick up prescription meds?
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  14. How do I go about toilet training my pup?
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  15. How would I know if my pet is overweight?
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    Weight Chart Pop Up PDF
  16. What is wrong with a bit of ‘padding’?
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  17. What are my legal responsibilities as Dog owner?
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  18. Are there human health risks in having a Cat or Dog?
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  19. Is it okay to keep a Cat indoors all the time?
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  20. Why should I take out pet insurance?
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  21. What can I do if I have an emergency situation with my pet?
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  22. Why should I microchip my pet?
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  23. What about the healthcare costs?
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  24. What about the free nursing services?
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  25. My pet needs to be euthanased - what is involved?
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  26. How big will my pup grow?
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  27. How do I train my puppy?
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