Larkmead News - Small Animals

THE IMPORTANCE OF VACCINATING YOUR PET

Vaccinating your dog or cat will reduce the chance of them catching a number of serious and occasionally fatal infectious diseases. Larkmead recommends that your pet receives a routine yearly...

LARKMEAD IS JOINING THE BIG TICK PROJECT

Larkmead Vets are joining TV presenter and naturalist Chris Packham and the University of Bristol’s Big Tick Project this summer to look at rising tick numbers and the risk to our dogs and...

HUGO THE HUNTER RETURNS TO THE FIRESIDE

  Fiona Cook and her partner David have been clients at Larkmead Vets for many years. They have had Hugo and his brother Harley for over five years. The cats had an idyllic life hunting and...

GIVE A GIFT VOUCHER FOR CHRISTMAS

Why not give a Larkmead Gift Voucher to your pet loving friend this Christmas? Redeemable against food, toys or accessories at any Larkmead practice. Ask at reception for details    

FREE SENIOR PET CLINICS UNTIL 19TH DECEMBER

CALLING ALL DOGS AND CATS 7 YEARS OF AGE OR OVER Come to see us for a senior pet MOT Our nurses will help you to help your pet Spot the early signs of old age Understand what you can do to help...

KEEP AN EYE OUT FOR KENNEL COUGH

  We have seen an increase in the number of dogs with Kennel Cough in the last few weeks. Kennel Cough is a nasty cough that can develop in any dog that has had contact with an infected dog or...

IT'S NOT ONLY CATS WHO HAVE NINE LIVES

Bo is a 4yr old Cockerpoo who was brought to Cholsey to be treated for blisters on her pads, having gone missing for 11 hours. She had been frightened by another dog. She ran up the middle of busy...

ROLO IS NURSE CLINIC AUGUST PET OF THE MONTH

    Congratulations to Rolo Cook who is Larkmead Nurse Clinics' Pet of the Month for August. Rolo who is 4 years old, has been visiting Kate's weight clinic at Cholsey and has lost 9.75 kg.  Kate...

FLEAS!

As vets we are acutely aware that there is a stigma surrounding fleas and will often hear the phrase “my dog (or cat) has caught fleas” from the owner of an itchy animal. In reality, this isn’t...