Hospital for Small Animals

News and updates

News and updates from the Hospital for Small Animals

Dog blood donors deliver milestone achievement

Dogs donate enough blood to help save the lives of more than 2,000 fellow canines.

Pet fitted with glucose monitor now in diabetic remission

Black cat fitted with a glucose monitor
Cat’s glucose levels successfully monitored using Bluetooth technology

Dog benefits from innovative dentistry procedure

Series of images showing successful realignment of dog's lower canine tooth using bite plane
Hospital Dentistry Service uses brace to successfully realign dog’s canine tooth.

Easter pet advice from the Dick Vet

Easter bunny behind a banner that reads Happy Easter
Easter is a fun time of year filled with spending time with family and pets, warm spring weather, Easter egg hunts and of course chocolate!

Winter pet advice from the Dick Vet

A Border Collie runs through the snow
Our veterinary experts have put together some tips to keep your pets happy and healthy this winter. If you are worried about anything, then please give your vet a call.

Autumn pet advice from the Dick Vet

Fireworks frame the text 'happy bonfire night'
Autumn (especially Halloween and Guy Fawkes Night!) is an exciting time of the year; however, activities that we might not think twice about can have a serious impact on the health of our animal companions. Here’s our guide to keeping your pets safe this autumn.  

Summertime pet advice from the Dick Vet

Dog running through garden water hose in summer
Summer is our hottest season and we enjoy the warmer weather, spending more time outdoors with family, friends and our pets from June-September.