We are so lucky being on the south coast with some wonderful beaches to enjoy during hot weather, and whilst we always recommend keeping your dog cool, there are just a few tips we would like to pass on to keep your dog safe on the beach.
Heathside Veterinary Surgery Blog
Welcome to the Heathside Veterinary Surgery Blog! Have a read through our latest news and posts below, or search for something specific using the search tool adjacent. Why not connect with Heathside on social media also and join the conversation...
With the hot weather, we’re seeing all too many overheated dogs at the moment. Tragically, heat stroke is often fatal to dogs, and they are much more sensitive to the effects of heatwaves than we are.
If your pet isn't microchipped, make an appointment now and get them done - then rest easy that they can be returned to you if you get separated!
Lungworm can be fatal to dogs. Recently we had a case in the practice, read how this parasite operates and how to prevent it.
There are many substances that can harm your pets or even worse. We have written this blog to highlight the top 12 poisons vets see in practice, even here at Heathside.
Oral health in pets is very important and it's not just teeth. Read on to find out more about oral health in your pets.
Vaccination is so important in helping keep pets healthy and protected against disease. Learn more here about vaccination.
Arthritis is a disease that can be managed in pets with the correct diagnosis and management techniques. Learn more in our blog.
Dogs with joint disease, osteoarthritis, hip and elbow dysplasia, acute/chronic muscular injury or spinal disease can now benefit from a new service at the surgery.
It's soon to be firework season - let Heathside Vets help you prepare your pets for the event.
Pet insurance... why it's a really good idea to get your four-legged friend insured, and the types of policies to be aware of.
The health implications of an obese dog.
What is an ideal weight for your dog?
Heathside Healthy Pet Club