17 04, 2020

Puppy Development during COVID-19

By |2020-04-17T16:09:19+01:00April 17th, 2020|Categories: general|Comments Off on Puppy Development during COVID-19

Are you wondering how to safely socialise your new puppy during the coronavirus lockdown? We’ve put together a few tips for all new puppy parents. As we all do our best to stay safe and comply with the government’s lockdown restrictions, puppies are likely to have their primary vaccination course later than usual. This delay [...]

16 04, 2020

How to tackle ticks – during the warmer months

By |2020-04-16T18:10:52+01:00April 16th, 2020|Categories: general|Comments Off on How to tackle ticks – during the warmer months

Want to know the facts and how to avoid ticks this season? As we approach the warmer months, when ticks like to make an appearance, we wanted to give our pet owners a head start in preparing to tackle ticks! Ticks live in tall grass and wooded areas such as trees, shrubs and leaf piles, [...]

14 04, 2020

Metrovet COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 14 April Update

By |2020-04-16T17:57:08+01:00April 14th, 2020|Categories: COVID|Comments Off on Metrovet COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 14 April Update

From 23rd March, for an initial 3-week period, veterinary practices have been physically open for urgent and emergency cases only, following government advice and professional guidance from the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) and British Veterinary Association (BVA). Following new guidance, from 14th April, some additional services can be offered to our patients, while [...]

9 04, 2020

The weekend of chocolate & treats – keeping our pets safe

By |2020-04-09T19:37:14+01:00April 9th, 2020|Categories: general|Comments Off on The weekend of chocolate & treats – keeping our pets safe

The majority of the nation gets excited to be eating Easter eggs or chocolate for breakfast, lunch, or dinner or perhaps all three! But we need to careful and ensure our pets don’t get a hold of any, as chocolate could be dangerous for our animals, especially dogs! What should you look out for this [...]

1 04, 2020

Frequently Asked Questions – COVID-19

By |2020-04-07T13:18:16+01:00April 1st, 2020|Categories: COVID|Comments Off on Frequently Asked Questions – COVID-19

In light of the current COVID-19 situation, we have pulled together a list of the frequently asked questions – which provide further information about the precautions all veterinary practices are taking to help prevent the spread of Coronavirus. Q: Are all existing appointments cancelled? A: Following advice from the UK government, Royal College of Veterinary [...]

1 04, 2020

Metrovet COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Update (April 1, 2020)

By |2020-04-01T15:31:57+01:00April 1st, 2020|Categories: COVID|Comments Off on Metrovet COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Update (April 1, 2020)

We realise you may be feeling anxious at this time about your pet’s wellbeing. However, we wanted to reassure you that we’ll do all we can to support you and your pet – should the need arise. We’ve received lots of support and words of encouragement from our clients over the last few days – [...]