Dachshund being walked in snow

Winter Dangers

Here is our helpful guide and how to protect your pet from winter dangers.Road saltWhen spread to prevent icy roads, salt can cause irritation, pain and burns on your pet’s feet. Take care when walking your dog after salt has been…

Fireworks and pets

Every pet owner hates it… Fireworks night. Or rather, firework month, or maybe even season! There are a number of ways to try to reduce your pet’s stress; some need to be put in place before the stressful event and others are to be done…
Golden labrador lying in fallen leaves

Autumn Dangers

It’s that time of year again where the nights are drawing in, your driveway is full of fallen leaves and everything is available in pumpkin spice flavour. As we welcome the new season, it’s also worth remembering that there are some autumn…
Abnormal spleen on ultrasound

Splenic tumours in dogs

Splenic tumours are very common in dogs, especially as they grow older. In dogs, the spleen plays a role in the immune system, aiding the body fight off infection and produce certain types of white blood cells. It also stores, produces new…
Katie Lenton South West Surgical Referrals

Cruciate Surgery- Tibial Plateau Levelling Osteotomy (TPLO)

Did you know that cruciate disease is the most common orthopaedic condition of dogs. In the majority of cases surgery is required, due to the complexity of the surgery referral to an orthopaedic veterinary surgeon is necessary. Luckily we work…

August Bank Holiday Opening Hours

Bank Holiday Opening Hours:Friday 26th August: 8.00 - 19.00Saturday 27th August: 8.30 - 13.00Sunday 28th August: Closed.Monday 29th August: Closed.Tuesday 30th August: 8.00 - 19.00For more information on the Out Of…
Cavalier King Charles Spaniel having a Veterinary examination

Pancreatitis in dogs: causes, symptoms and treatment

Pancreatitis in dogs is an inflammatory condition that is becoming more common. There is no age, sex, or breed that this condition affects.What is Pancreatitis?In simple terms, Pancreatitis means inflammation of the Pancreas. The Pancreas…
Dangers For Dogs In Summer

Dangers for Dogs in Summer

With the change in season comes lots of adventures for all, but it’s important to recognise the potential dangers for dogs in summer.Heat StrokeThe warmer weather can pose many dangers for dogs in summer. Dogs can get heat stroke…
Veterinary COVID Update

Veterinary COVID Update July 2022

The government has removed COVID restrictions we are pleased to announce, in our veterinary COVID update that we can partially lift our safety measures.Firstly, we would like to thank all our wonderful clients for their understanding and…
Molecare Pet Vets News Autumn 2021

Molecare Pet Vets News Autumn 2021

Find out about Daisy and her troublesome knees, plus all the latest news and views from the team at Molecare Pet Vets.

Travelling with your Pet

Our veterinary team have written a new factsheet to highlight the disease risks and considerations when taking your pet abroad. The new factsheet also includes the latest information on pet travel into Europe post-Brexit.To read our factsheet,…

Has your Rabbit been vaccinated recently?

It is important to vaccinate your rabbit against Myxomatosis and Rabbit (Viral) Haemorrhagic Disease. Many rabbits remain unvaccinated and therefore vulnerable to disease that can not only cause great suffering but can also be fatal. Both ‘Myxy’…