Staff News

Congratulations to Hannah!

Congratulations to Hannah!

February 23, 2014 · Comments Off 

Congratulations to Hannah who has recently achieved her registered veterinary nurse status. Despite passing her practical examinations last August, Hannah had to wait until the January ceremony to receive her qualification.  Hannah enjoys all aspects of veterinary nursing but is particularly passionate about helping pets with arthritis. She has worked very hard in setting up and running our arthritis clinics, making a significant difference to dogs and cats suffering from this debilitating condition.  Read More →

Practice News

Welcome to Peggy.

Welcome to Peggy.

March 12, 2014 · Comments Off 

Welcome to Peggy our new receptionist, who will be helping out at the front desk during busy times. Peggy is a real animal lover, with 9 cats and 2 dogs of her own, making her an ideal addition to the Summerhill team!  Read More →

Special Offers

Flea free February with Frontline Combo!

Flea free February with Frontline Combo!

February 5, 2014 · Comments Off 

We have a special offer on Frontline Combo throughout February. Buy a 3 pack and get one pipette free, buy a 6 pack and get 2 pipettes free. With the mild winter we’ve had, we’ve been seeing lots of pets with fleas, and flea related problems. Make sure your pet is up to date with their flea treatment by making the most of our special offer!  Read More →

Did You Know?

E-Cigarette toxicity

E-Cigarette toxicity

March 1, 2014 · Comments Off 

There are reports in the media of serious or fatal cases of exposure to the liquid in e-cigarettes, both in dogs and humans. Although the numbers of cases so far are small, the Veterinary Poisons Information Service (VPIS) has already received a few enquiries and so the public should be aware that nicotine in all its forms is highly toxic.  If you are concerned that your pet may have been exposed to nicotine please phone the practice for advice.    Read More →

Practice News

Welcome to Peggy.

Welcome to Peggy.

Welcome to Peggy our new receptionist, who will be helping out at the front desk during busy times. Peggy is a real animal lover, with 9 cats and 2 dogs of her own, making her an ideal addition to the Summerhill team!

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Acupuncture at Summerhill

Acupuncture at Summerhill

   Helen performing acupuncture on Tim, a 12 year old Labrador with elbow and hip arthritis. What is Acupuncture? Acupuncture has evolved from the ancient art of placing needles into special locations on the body to alleviate pain, improve recovery rates and increase resistance to disease. It has been practiced...

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Is your pet overweight? Time for Action!

Is your pet overweight? Time for Action!

Nearly half of UK pets are overweight, is yours? If you’re not sure click onto www.hillspet.co.uk/metabolic and go to their ’Is your pet in good shape?’.  There’s an excelllent adjustable diagram to help you decide on your pets body condition score, and hence whether you need to take any action....

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Special Offers

Flea free February with Frontline Combo!

Flea free February with Frontline Combo!

We have a special offer on Frontline Combo throughout February. Buy a 3 pack and...


Autumn Frontline Combo offer

Autumn Frontline Combo offer

We have another special offer on Frontline Combo until November the 20th. If you...


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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Did You Know?

E-Cigarette toxicity

E-Cigarette toxicity

There are reports in the media of serious or fatal cases of exposure to the liquid...


VPIS & winter poisons

VPIS & winter poisons

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


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...


New Lyme disease vaccine for dogs

New Lyme disease vaccine for dogs

  Lyme disease is the most common tick-borne disease in Europe in both humans and...


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