Southill Vets' news & pet care advice

To help you keep your pet happy and healthy, we update our news and free pet care advice regularly. Discover seasonal and local pet care tips, as well as preventative advice and topical articles below.

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Southill Vets shares five signs your cat may have fleas

April 7th, 2024

If your cat is exhibiting the signs discussed in this articles, you may need to consider cat flea treatment to rid your cat and your home of fleas.

Vet Bob O’Brien explores essential facts about cat leukaemia

March 21st, 2024

What is Feline Leukaemia? Learn about this contagious cat disease in our article and how to reduce the risk with the help of your vet.

Hop into Health: The importance of Rabbit Vaccinations

March 14th, 2024

Southill Vets share that most effective ways to protect your furry friend from deadly contagious diseases is through vaccination.

Vets in Wincanton share vital vaccination advice for dog owners

March 7th, 2024

Essential information about canine infectious diseases and guidelines on which dog vaccinations are recommended for your furry friend.

Avoid puppy season ‘accidents’ with Southill Vets’ dog neutering advice

February 21st, 2024

Puppy season is coming up, so we’re educating owners on the benefits of dog neutering and avoiding unplanned ‘accidents’ – learn more here.

Bob’s pregnancy advice for hamsters, guinea pigs and other small furries

February 14th, 2024

If you notice your new pet has a pregnancy bump, our team can help you. Read our article for more advice and get in touch.

Important updates and changes to prescription medication

February 7th, 2024

The Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) is the governing body for vets within the UK, the RCVS provide guidelines for veterinarians and veterinary nurses. We have to adhere to the guidelines set out by the RCVS, which is why we have outlined the recent changes to the rules. The altered guidelines are put in […]

Why cat neutering is about more than unplanned kittens

February 7th, 2024

One of the most responsible choices cat owners in Wincanton can make is to opt for cat neutering – learn why in our article.

Antifreeze pet poisoning risks in Wincanton

January 21st, 2024

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 Southill Vets

January 14th, 2024

There are various ways to increase your small furry pets’ exercise levels both inside and outside of their enclosure. Learn more here.

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