Regular, preventative pet-care news & advice

Read on for a host of preventative pet-care news and advice that’s free & updated monthly. In the stories below you’ll find seasonal tips & information on how to keep your pet healthy. If you’d like us to email you whenever we update the news then simply…

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Don’t forget that if you have a specific query you can always contact one of our vets or nursing team.

Booking a UK staycation or holiday abroad soon?

December 7th, 2023

Get your dog’s plans in motion too with Jürgen’s top tips in this article.

The perfect present: small furry cage renovation advice from Edgewood Vets

November 21st, 2023

Learn what our vet nurses consider important when it comes to creating a new enclosure for your small furry pet this Christmas.

Keep your dog safe this Christmas from items you might not suspect

November 14th, 2023

Our Vet discusses toxic substances, decorations to look out for and how to help your dog stay safe this Christmas.

Cat owners: 7 dangers to be aware of this Christmas

November 7th, 2023

Edgewood Vets’ guide to your cat’s Christmas safety – all in one article! Read more.

Is heart disease common in cats? Know the risk factors and symptoms

October 21st, 2023

Vet Jürgen explains the symptoms and what factors put your cat at high risk of developing heart disease.

Canine heart disease: Common risk factors, breeds & symptoms

October 14th, 2023

Our Purleigh vets spread the word about heart disease in dogs and what symptoms owners can look out for.

Heart problems in rabbits – can they be avoided?

October 7th, 2023

Rabbit owners – read the latest advice from Edgewood Vets about common heart conditions and keeping your bunny’s heart healthy.

Mandatory microchipping for cats in Essex

September 22nd, 2023

Cat owners in Essex, in fact the whole of England, must be proactive at protecting their pets. Book a microchip appointment now.

Toilet training and basic commands – what your puppy needs to know

September 21st, 2023

Edgewood Vets’ nurses share their best advice on puppy toilet training and what commands to teach early on.

Is a new baby bunny on the way? Here’s everything you’ll need!

September 14th, 2023

Vet nurses at our Purleigh practice give advice on what to prepare ready for the arrival of your new fluffy baby bunny.

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