Halfpenny animal sanctuary are offering to deliver medications for your pets! – repost from their Facebook page.

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Post by Halfpenny-Farm Animal Sanctuary I know there will be a lot of people, especially the elderly, who are having to self isolate. Halfpenny farm is offering to collect any pet medications needed in Kintore from Donview vets and to deliver them to the person who needs them.We can only do this for medications from Donview vets and only deliver …

Tick-borne parasite found in Scotland in UK first

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Scientists have detected the tick-borne parasite in sheep in the north east of Scotland – BBC News article. This is scary news, babesia was a disease we were taught about at Vet school, but we’re told it’s an African disease and not one we have in the UK. We now have it in North East Scotland. It’s now very important …

Attention Horse and Pony Owners – LAMINITIS + EMS ALERT 🚨🐴 🚨🐴

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The last eight years have seen an unprecedented leap forward in our understanding of what causes laminitis, and this has significantly improved the way that we are now able to manage this debilitating and painful condition in our horses and ponies. This year we are seeing an enormous increase in the number of cases of Laminitis and Equine Metabolic Syndrome …

Equine clients – you may have heard that there have been a number of equine influenza outbreaks in the UK and Europe, so far none in Scotland but its spreading. This outbreak seems to be affecting vaccinated animals (although signs are milder). The Animal Health Trust are therefore recommending that the best prevention is for horses that have been had a flu vaccine in the last 6 months to get an injection to ensure sufficient protection. Follow this link to find out more regarding the outbreak. http://bit.ly/2BmQQHy

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Animal Health Trust Charity | Leading Science & Care for Animals Animal Health Trust Charity | Leading Science & Care for Animals, we are a UK charity helping millions of animals across the world, find out more. More info @ http://www.aht.org.uk/ Automated post from Donview Veterinary Centre – http://bit.ly/1U9Ovl8 February 07, 2019 at 01:46PM

This year we are a drop off for the Northsound 1 Mission Christmas for Cash for Kids. Feel free to pop in past to drop off any presents for this great cause. πŸŽ…πŸŽ„πŸŽ

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Northsound Radio Mission Christmas 2018 Mission Christmas is here! With some help from this little guy… Reliant the Robin. Please donate if you can, and he’ll make this Christmas Day different for … More info @ https://youtu.be/BuxlfQpFlsE Automated post from Donview Veterinary Centre – https://ift.tt/1U9Ovl8 December 05, 2018 at 01:55PM

As pet lovers this will make you smile…a nice distraction from the Brexit chat – behind the sky correspondent talking about Brexit, Larry the Downing street cat asks to be let into number 10 by a policeman!

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How Larry the cat gets into Downing St Sky News – First for Breaking News, video, headlines, analysis and top stories from business, politics, entertainment and more in the UK and worldwide. More info @ https://ift.tt/2Fz4o77 Automated post from Donview Veterinary Centre – https://ift.tt/1U9Ovl8 November 21, 2018 at 04:57PM

**Anyone thinking of taking their pet into Europe next year please read this link – if we leave with a no deal passports will not be valid and we do not know how the EU will treat our pets if this happens, travel may be very tricky so its worth considering this before you book any trips! We may have to prepare for a travel certificate 5-4 months before travel, so if you are planning on going in the Spring it may not be possible as there wont be enough time once a decision is made! https://ift.tt/2zqOzKK

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Taking your pet abroad if there’s no Brexit deal How taking your pet to the EU would be affected if the UK leaves the EU with no deal. More info @ https://ift.tt/2zqOzKK Automated post from Donview Veterinary Centre – https://ift.tt/1U9Ovl8 September 24, 2018 at 06:37PM

Hot hedgehogs!

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During this lovely weather please have a think of the wildlife that may appear in your garden. A shallow bowl of water can save a wee hedgehog from becoming dehydrated. πŸ¦”β˜€οΈ This hedgehog is not dancing! He’s suffering from dehydration, causing an unsteady, weak walk. Please put a shallow dish of water out for animals to enjoy, it is so …