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Tessa the wonder dog!

Tessa the wonder dog!

February 21, 2015 · Comments Off 

                      Tessa is a nine year old Labrador who had to have three life saving operations last autumn.  Firstly she developed a womb infection known as a pyometra.  This is a relatively common condition seen in older bitches, that haven’t been spayed. The womb fills with infected fluid (pus), and causes septic shock if left untreated.  Helen performed the surgery to remove the infected womb and Tessa made a good recovery. Five weeks later Tessa’s owners noticed she was suffering from shortness of breath.  Chest X-rays were... [Read the full story]

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Welcome to Jack!

Welcome to Jack!

January 13, 2015 · Comments Off 

  Welcome to Jack Pye who has just joined Summerhill. He is already a qualified animal nursing auxiliary, and will start his veterinary nurse training at Easton college in September. Jack has a keen interest in exotic species and breeds and keeps numerous tortoises. Also it’s goodbye to Hayley who’s moving on to pastures new, after 3 years at Summerhill. We’d like to thank her for all her hard work and wish her all the best for her future. And it’s au revoir to Sam who’s just started her maternity leave. We look forward to meeting her new addition very soon!                                                                    Read More →

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Hill’s Reward Cards

Hill’s Reward Cards

November 23, 2014 · Comments Off 

Introducing Hill’s new REWARD CARDS for both the Vet Essential and Prescription Diet range. For the Vet Essential range the reward card entitles you to £5 off your first bag, and the 6th bag free. For the Prescription Diet range you will be entitled to £5 off your first bag of cat food or £10 off your first bag of dog food, and the 6th bag free. Pick up a reward card at the practice today. We also have a practice loyalty scheme, once you have bought 6 bags of Vet Essentials food, you are entitled to money off other products and services: neutering (dogs – £10, cats- £5), microchips... [Read the full story]

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Need help giving your cat tablets?

Need help giving your cat tablets?

January 13, 2015 · Comments Off 

  At Summerhill we’ve been trying out a new product on our own cats. It’s a treat bar that you use to hide medication in. Break off a small amount and mould it around the tablet. Although similar ‘tablet pocket’ products have been available for dogs for many years, this is the first product specifically for cats. We’re currently selling individual 10g bars at the practice.  Read More →

Staff News

Welcome to Jack!

Welcome to Jack!

  Welcome to Jack Pye who has just joined Summerhill. He is already a qualified animal nursing auxiliary, and will start his veterinary nurse training at Easton college in September. Jack has a keen interest in exotic species and breeds and keeps numerous tortoises. Also it’s goodbye to Hayley who’s...

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Hill’s Reward Cards

Hill’s Reward Cards

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Bravecto- Big Flea Guarantee

Bravecto- Big Flea Guarantee

Bravecto is a revolutionary new treatment for dogs that gives protection against...


Discounted microchipping

Discounted microchipping

To encourage all pet owners to permanently identify their pets we are offering microchipping...


Dog vaccination deal

Dog vaccination deal

To encourage our clients to protect their dogs against Kennel Cough (infectious...


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Need help giving your cat tablets?

Need help giving your cat tablets?

  At Summerhill we’ve been trying out a new product on our own cats....


CHRISTMAS OPENING TIMES

CHRISTMAS OPENING TIMES

        Christmas opening times: Christmas Eve: 8.15am -4.30pm Christmas...


Dos and Don’ts for Christmas

Dos and Don’ts for Christmas

In order to keep your pet happy and healthy this Christmas, please read our DOs...


VPIS & winter poisons

VPIS & winter poisons

Summerhill is a subscriber to the Veterinary Poisons Information Service, which...


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