COVID-19 FAQs

In light of the current COVID-19 situation, we have pulled together a list of the frequently asked questions – which provide further information about the precautions all veterinary practices are taking to help prevent the spread of Coronavirus. Q: Are all existing appointments cancelled? A: Following advice from the UK government, Royal College of Veterinary …

International day of happiness – how pets contribute to our Mental Wellbeing

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The ongoing uncertainty surrounding the recent Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak will no doubt cause disruption to our usual routine and reduce the amount of social contact we have – preventing us from doing some of the things we enjoy which helps protect and maintain our mental wellbeing. With today, March 20, being International Day of Happiness, …

Bracknell vets warn against dangers of antifreeze

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A leading vet in Bracknell is warning people of the potentially fatal effect antifreeze can have on pets, particularly cats. Moor Cottage Veterinary Hospital, in Binfield, is asking pet owners to be careful when using and storing antifreeze throughout the winter months as ingestion can lead to kidney failure in cats. Due to its sweet …

Bracknell vet launches ‘plastic free’ partnership

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A Bracknell veterinary hospital is celebrating National Recycling Week (September 23-29) by pledging to reduce plastic waste in its practice. Moor Cottage Veterinary Hospital, in Binfield, has become a ‘plastic free business champion’ through the Surfers Against Sewage initiative. Surfers Against Sewage is a charity which works with local communities to fight the plastic pollution …

Be prepared to help pets de-stress, urge Moor Cottage Vets

Pet lovers are being urged to be well prepared for what veterinary experts have highlighted as a time of year which can be difficult to keep animals calm. Noisy celebrations such as Halloween, Bonfire Night, Diwali, Christmas and New Year are all identified as occasions which can cause stress for pets. Help is at hand, …