Is your pet Brexit ready?

Sadly, the behemoth that is Brexit has not left our furry-friends untouched. In the event of a “no deal” Brexit on March 29th, there will be changes regarding pet travel. Because Great Britain will no longer be a part of the European Union, it can longer avail of the handy European pet Passport system we have […]

Dental Care

Your pet has teeth just like you.  And similar to you, they have dental care needs.  Most dogs and cats don’t brush their teeth and therefore, as they get older, they get a build up of plaque and tartar.  If this plaque and tartar isn’t removed, dental disease progresses which can lead to your pet […]

Dental X-rays

Dental x-rays are a really useful way of seeing damage done below the gumline. We all know that when you go to a dentist you have some x-rays taken, especially if there is a problem. Why should this be any different with our pets? Here in Briarhill we have just gotten a dental x-ray machine […]

Stress in Cats

Have you ever put off coming for an appointment for your cat because it’s too stressful? If you answered “yes” – you are not alone! cat vet visits can be a stressful business, both for you and them. In this months blog post i’m going to be discussing the effects of stress on cats and […]