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The prospect of lockdown easing and us returning to a ‘new’ normal, are likely to cause stress to your pets who may have become used to having you around at all times. So what can we do to help reduce the anxiety for our pets? 

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Arthritis is one of the most debilitating yet manageable conditions that canines and other animals can experience. Vetscriptions offers affordable medications to help your dog with the symptoms of arthritis. Most dogs are susceptible to developing arthritis in later life. Their joints become less supple and their bodies start to age, which can be a painful experience for your pooch. Being aware of the symptoms of arthritis can help keep your dog active, make them comfortable and provide them with a good quality of life in their later years. What Is Arthritis in Dogs? Canine arthritis –– sometimes referred to...

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Now that the weather is finally warming up for Summer, we need to be careful that our furry friends don’t over-exert themselves in the heat. Dehydration and unexpected warm weather can spell disaster for your companions; it’s not uncommon for pets to visit us with heatstroke. Heatstroke is very common in dogs, particularly in the brachycephalic (‘squashed face’) breeds as they have more difficulty in oxygenating themselves properly when they exercise, however, all dogs are at risk. Unlike humans, dogs do not sweat from their skin and instead rely on panting to reduce their body temperature. On hot days, if panting...

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There are several ways to make sure that your pet is healthy and happy and your budget low. Some of these tips are very easy to do and guarantee big savings in the long run.

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