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Our latest pet care advice

Our December advice has everything you need to know to get your pet through the festive season, from Christmas time toxins to cold weather care. Also, if your new year’s resolution is to get on top of your pet’s care plan, learn the difference between insurance and the Medivet Healthcare Plan.

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Confirmed Alabama rot locations in the UK 2020

Although still considered rare, cases of Alabama rot (or CRGV) in dogs have risen in recent years after it was first identified in the US in the 1980s. Keep reading for our advice on what it is, how to spot it and what to do if your dog is affected.

Dog Poisoning: Signs and Symptoms

Poisoning is very serious and can be fatal if left untreated. The average household is littered with hidden dangers. Keeping these well out of paw’s reach is vital to protecting your dog.

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Christmas care guide

Christmas is a great time to be with friends, family and pets. Amid the festivities, don’t forget that some traditions can cause issues for your pet, including toxic treats and a stressful household.

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Reasons to visit your vet

Most owners know to visit their vet when their pet is ill or injured, but did you know regular appointments throughout the year can be just as beneficial for healthy pets?

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Cold weather care for rabbits

The winter season brings new challenges for pet owners. From cold weather sniffles to keeping them warm and dry, make sure you’re aware of how the winter months can affect your rabbit.

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Cold weather care for cats

The winter season brings new challenges for pet owners. From cold weather sniffles to signs of an underlying issue, make sure you’re aware of how the winter months can affect your cat.

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Cold weather care for dogs

The winter season brings new challenges for pet owners. From cold weather sniffles to signs of an underlying issue, make sure you’re aware of how the winter months can affect your dog.

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Arthritis in dogs

Arthritis can affect dogs at any age, but it usually occurs as they get older. Learn how to spot the signs and adapt your care.