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30
Mar
2015

Facts about fleas

What do fleas look like? They are small, wingless insects, approximately one-eighth of an inch, with long back legs that are great for jumping! Where do fleas live? Eggs are laid on the animal but fall into the environment, for example into the pets’ bedding or onto the carpet. Only 5% of flea population is on the animal. 95% are... View Article

25
Mar
2015

Collar injuries in cats

Tatty is a 4 year old domestic short haired cat who turned up at her owners front door after being missing for 3 weeks.  Unfortunately in this time her collar had become caught under her front leg leading to a nasty  injury which required a skin flap to get it to heal. When choosing a collar it is important to... View Article