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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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Dos and Don’ts for Christmas

Dos and Don’ts for Christmas

November 23, 2014 · Comments Off 

In order to keep your pet happy and healthy this Christmas, please read our DOs and DON’Ts. DON’T feed your pet left overs from your Christmas meal. Poultry bones can get stuck or cause perforations, and rich food can cause vomiting and diarrhoea. DON’T feed your pets christmas cake or mince pies as rasins (and grapes) are toxic. Some dogs can eat quite a few grapes or rasins without any obvious side effects, others can eat just a few and suffer fatal kidney failure. DON’T feed your pet chocolate, it’s another potential toxin. (For more information see our winter... [Read the full story]

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Get ready for fireworks night!

Get ready for fireworks night!

November 2, 2014 · Comments Off 

We never forget Bonfire night, as it is one of the most memorable dates in our calendar. However for our pets it can be much more of a surprise and a lot less enjoyable.  Remember that our pets have much better range of hearing than us, so they may hear more noise than we do. Following some basic rules can help keep your pet happy and safe at firework time.   PETS IN THE HOUSE.  If you know that there are going to be fireworks nearby, keep your dogs and cats indoors from early evening. Once they are in, shut cat-flaps and external doors. Give your pets some space in a room that they are... [Read the full story]

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Sophie is a RVN!

Sophie is a RVN!

October 10, 2014 · Comments Off 

Sophie Renno has passed her final practical exam to become a RVN (Registered Veterinary Nurse). She joined Summerhill in 2010, and spent a year gaining practical experience, before she started her formal nursing training at Eastern College. Over the last three years she has attended Eastern College one day a week as well as completing  in house training with our head nurse and clinical coach, Nadine. Here she is in the RVN dark green uniform.  Sophie has been revising hard for her practical exam, and thoroughly deserves her success.    Read More →

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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 and DON’Ts. DON’T feed your pet left overs from your Christmas meal. Poultry bones can get stuck or cause perforations, and rich food can cause vomiting and diarrhoea. DON’T feed your pets christmas cake or mince pies...

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VPIS & winter poisons

VPIS & winter poisons

Summerhill is a subscriber to the Veterinary Poisons Information Service, which is an internationally renowned medical toxicology service which operates from Guy’s and St Thomas Hospital in London. It is an 24 hour helpline for vets, to give advice on the diagnosis and management of poisioned animals. They deal...

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