Vetster option 02 (Blog)

Rachel Kenvyn BVSc (Distinction), PgC (SAS) GPCert (SAS) MRCVS

Latest articles by Rachel Kenvyn BVSc (Distinction), PgC (SAS) GPCert (SAS) MRCVS

Should I neuter my cat and what are the benefits?
Cats
Should I neuter my cat and what are the benefits?
Cats are one of the most popular pets, owned by households globally. They make excellent companions and may be more suitable for busy families, due to their independent nature. However, pet ownership involves many aspect…
February 19, 2021 • 8 shares
How much insurance cover do I need for my dog?
Dogs
How much insurance cover do I need for my dog?
Veterinary bills can range widely from hundreds to thousands of pounds and this can be a worrying prospect for many owners. Pet insurance is a safety net, helping cover unexpected veterinary treatment costs when pets are…
February 17, 2021 • 14 shares • 1 comments
Dogs and bones - the truth about canine health and safety
Controversial topics
Dogs and bones - the truth about canine health and safety
We’ve all heard the term ‘give a dog a bone’. Dogs seem very content with a bone but we may ask ourselves, is this safe for them? Animal bones are often fed to dogs as a chew or as part of a raw diet. Bones, especially w…
December 27, 2020 • 422 shares • 6 comments
Do cats need enteritis vaccines?
Cats
Do cats need enteritis vaccines?
Preventative health care is an important factor for ensuring excellent health and welfare in cats. The use of vaccines, regular anti-parasiticide treatments and neutering has helped reduce many serious and preventable di…
December 16, 2020 • 1 shares
Cats, ribbons and tinsel... what's the problem?
Cats
Cats, ribbons and tinsel... what's the problem?
Cats are a predatory species, they love to play, they just cannot help themselves. Playing with toys that have movement, such as a toy mouse suspended by a string, is an irresistible game for a cat. This instinctive beha…
December 14, 2020 • 16 shares • 1 comments
Should I throw sticks for my dog?
Dogs
Should I throw sticks for my dog?
Simple answer - do not throw sticks for your dog. Many pet owners are unaware of the dangers that stick throwing poses to their dogs. Dogs inherited the urge to play fetch from their wolf ancestor. Wolves had the drive t…
December 10, 2020 • 55 shares
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