Puppy advice

Getting a new puppy is an exciting time, but it can be stressful too. With so much to learn about how to give your puppy the best start in life, becoming a new owner can sometimes feel daunting. Whether you already have a new addition to your family or you are thinking about getting a new puppy, we have lots of helpful advice.

Complimentary first puppy consultation

We want to help you get off to the right start with your new puppy. We’re proud to offer a complimentary health check for your new puppy under the age of one.

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Your essential puppy guide

With so much to learn about how to give your puppy the best start in life, becoming a new owner can sometimes be stressful. Download your free Puppy Guide, packed with information about their first year.

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Vaccinating your puppy

Vaccinating your new puppy is essential and is the best way for you to protect against many harmful diseases. Find out why and when you should be vaccinating your puppy.

The importance of puppy socialisation

There are many benefits to puppy socialisation; the window of opportunity is small, so it’s important to know what you need to do and when.

Medivet Healthcare Plan

Regular care that's always there. Our healthcare plan is a convenient way to give your dog the everyday care they need each year to stay happy and healthy.

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Pet Advice

New puppy – key priorities

It’s exciting when you get a new puppy, but make sure you cover the basics so that you and your puppy can look forward to a happy and healthy future.

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Pet Advice

Get your dog’s dental health off to the right start

Dental disease affects up to 60% of dogs by the age of two and can have serious health consequences, so it’s never too early to start your pet’s dental routine.

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Pet Advice

Preparing your pet for fireworks

Fireworks can cause stress, anxiety, and even aggression in pets. Keep reading for our top tips on preparing your pet for fireworks season.

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The importance of insurance

Insurance can offer peace of mind, especially in challenging times. At Medivet, we are committed to providing trustworthy, expert advice that helps you care for your pet, including advice on choosing the right insurance policy to protect your pet.

For all your puppy advice, speak to your local Medivet practice.

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