Regular, free pet care news & advice
Read on for a host of preventative pet care news and advice that’s free & updated monthly. In the articles below you’ll find seasonal tips & information on how to keep your pet healthy and happy. If you’d like us to email you whenever we update the news then simply sign up below.
You might also like to read our factsheets on cat and dog behaviour, and how to care for your rabbit:
Don’t forget that if you have a specific query you can always contact our vets or nursing team.
Wildbore Vetstop’s post-lockdown puppy socialisation checklist
Puppy socialisation is a key part of their early development. Learn how to socialise your puppy post lockdown with our nurses’ advice.
Claudine Sparke explains about responsible small furry pet ownership
Responsible pet ownership applies to companions of the small furry variety too. Here are seven things you will need to consider.
Kitten care advice from the team at Wildbore Vetstop
Our tips for bringing up a new feline arrival.
What are the nation’s favourite pets?
What type of pet do you own? Why not share your stories and photos with Wildbore Vetstop?
Wildbore Vetstop’s nursing team lists items in rabbit first aid kit
Our nursing team has listed what to put in your rabbit first aid kit so you’re better prepared to deal with minor ailments & emergencies.
Learn how to remove a tick from your dog safely
Head nurse Claudine Sparke talks ‘ticks’, and how to spot one on your dog. Plus, read our step-by-step guide on how to remove ticks safety.
8 bee sting first aid tips for cat owners in Nottinghamshire
A buzzing bee must seem like a fun game to a cat, until they get stung. Would you know how to treat a cat that’s got stung by a bee?
Claudine Sparke advises 5 things you can do to get your dog ready for spring
Get your dog ready for spring with canine vaccinations and a range of other preventative measures.
Vaccinations & Allergies – is your rabbit ready for spring?
Read Wildbore Vetstop’s advice on how to prepare your rabbit for spring when it comes to allergies and disease protection.
Hanna shares the basics on cat vaccinations
Read advice on how best to protect your cat from infectious diseases with our article on feline vaccinations and checkups.