Friday, 18 November 2016

Your Vets in Croydon Can Explain What Brexit Might Mean for Your Pets

In the months since the European referendum, there has been a great deal of speculation about what leaving the European Union might mean for the U.K.

The European Pet Passport

The most obvious concern for many pet owners is the future of the European pet passport. Under the current scheme, dogs, cats, and even ferrets can travel between the countries in the European Union, provided they have an up to-date passport.

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Thursday, 17 November 2016

Vets in Surrey Share Interesting Facts About Rabbits You Should Know

A rabbit can live for up to 10 years if cared for correctly. Knowing a little more about them can help your pet have a long and fulfilling life. Below are some interesting facts about our furry little friends, which prove that there is more to these animals than meets the eye.

Rabbits Are Lagomorphs

Although it is a common misconception that rabbits are part of the rodent family, they are in fact lagomorphs. Members of this group are very similar to rodents, but are different in a number of aspects. Lagomorph literally means 'hare-like' and they are most noticeably defined as being herbivores with two pairs of upper incisors, which differ from the rodents' single ones.

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