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Surgery at Larkmead

April 14th, 2023

The Larkmead team is pretty unique in that we have a lot of skills in-house that other vets may need to refer patients to specialist vets for – read more . . .

How we can help brachycephalic breed dogs

March 15th, 2023

Brachycephalic or ‘flat-faced’ dogs are popular family pets that include Pugs, English Bulldogs and French Bulldogs – read more . . .

Our Video Consultation Service

February 16th, 2023

Did you know you can talk to one of vets from the comfort of home – find out more . . .

Our nurse clinics

January 13th, 2023

Did you know our nurses offer support clinics at our main branches for a variety of issues – find out more . . .

The dangers of Christmas!

December 1st, 2022

We all love treats at Christmas and the temptation to snaffle a chocolate (or 17) can sometimes be too much for your dog if they’re left within reach.

Looking after your senior pets

November 2nd, 2022

Generally, pets are classed as senior once they reach 7-8 years old, although it can be earlier for some breeds.

How to help your pet this ‘firework season’

November 1st, 2022

Like it or loathe it, the fireworks season is nearly with us once more and as we know, is not just confined to November 5th.

Your pet’s teeth

October 30th, 2022

Looking after your pet’s teeth can help prevent dental problems which can be very painful and unpleasant.

Hypertension in cats

October 29th, 2022

Hypertension is very common in cats over 7 years old, and can lead to sudden onset blindness, heart disease, or seizures.

The value of pet insurance

October 28th, 2022

Unexpected veterinary care can hit us hard – it can be emotional and can be hard on the pocket.

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