Friday, 23 October 2015

Taking Your Pet to the Vets: Who’s Who in Your Veterinary Practice

Your pet is a part of your family, so it is important to know who is providing your pet with the necessary care when you take it to the vets in Croydon. Here is a guide to the professionals you and your pet may meet.

Veterinary Surgeon

The person you are most likely to see when you visit a veterinary practice is the veterinary surgeon, who is responsible for the medical and surgical treatment of your pet. Vets have completed veterinary degree coursed lasting five or six years, and may have also chosen to further their knowledge by studying for additional qualifications such as postgraduate certificates and diplomas.

Tuesday, 20 October 2015

Advice from Vets: Telltale Signs Your Feline Friend Needs a Checkup

If you are a cat owner then you will know the absolute joy a pet cat can bring to a household. They are playful, cuddly, and cute. The sound of a cat purring and the simple action of petting a cat has even been proven to have therapeutic benefits. If fed well, and looked after properly, your pet cat will be your best friend for a very long time. One of the best ways to take care of your feline friend is to be aware of the telltale signs that all may not be well.