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New Baby

Hamish and Rachel are delighted to announce the birth of their second daughter, Isobel, born this morning at 6.45am, weighing in at 9lb 12oz.

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Published: 8, Apr, 2011
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Car Park takes shape

The builders, David Turner, Lee Dakin and their team, have moved at pace over the 2 weeks, aided by the good weather, and the car park has now taken its shape…

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Published: 1, Apr, 2011
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Early neutering in cats

From the start of the year we have adopted an ‘early’ neutering policy with cats. Traditionally cats have not been neutered before 6 months of age but, with increased research…

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Published: 30, Mar, 2011
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Pet of the Month – Spice

Spice is a little dog with a big spirit! At less than 3kg (6.5lb) in weight she has a fine frame that does not match her enthusiasm to jump about…

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Building work starts!

We are delighted that the work on the new car park (and subsequent extension developments) has finally started today after many weeks of delays. We are hoping that the entire project will…

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Published: 21, Mar, 2011
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Nursing Care Plans

We have recently introduced nursing care plans – these are designed to gain important information about each individual animal hospitalised with us, or just in for the day, to allow…

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Published: 10, Mar, 2011
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Christmas opening hours

Fri 24th: 8.30am – 12pm Sat 25th-Mon 27th: closed Tue 28th: 8.30am – 12pm Wed 29th – Thur 30th: 8.30am – 6.30pm Fri 31st: 8.30am – 12pm Sat 1st –…

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Published: 21, Dec, 2010
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Pet of the Month – Monty

Swallowed foreign bodies are a common cause of illness in animals. They are most often seen in dogs, especially young dogs, but we have also seen cases in older dogs…

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Published: 9, Dec, 2010
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New Surgical Heating System

We have recently invested in a Bair Hugger,  a ‘forced-air warming system’ for use during surgery to prevent unnecessary hypothermia. They have been used for years in human hospitals as the most…

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Published: 16, Nov, 2010
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Emergency cover

Due to the growth of the practice over the last 3 years and hence the growth in out of hours work that this generates, we are now sharing our out of hours…

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Published: 12, Nov, 2010
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Pet Smile Month

September is Pet Smile Month and we are offering free dental checks for all cats and dogs here at 387 Veterinary Centre. Dental disease is a welfare issue. ‘Dog’s breath’…

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Published: 2, Sep, 2010
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Planning permission approved

We are delighted to announce that South Staffs Council has approved our plans to build a 13 place car park to the rear of practice and to extend the front…

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Published: 24, Aug, 2010