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Best Age To Spay or Neuter A Dog: Latest Research

When Is The Best Age To Desex A Dog? One of the first questions many new dog owners have for their veterinarians is when is the best age to spay or neuter their dog.  It is a question that is fraught with controversy and conjecture, but now we have the evidence to provide an informed [...]

Desexing Your Pet – What You Need To Know

Desexing Your Pet - What You Need To Know This week's Hey Doc with Dr Leigh focuses on desexing your pet and what you need to know. If you haven't read our other article on "when it's best to neuter your male dog" then head over there after you've listened to this tutorial. [...]

When to neuter a dog? What age is best?

When to neuter a dog? What age is best Just this past weekend I was asked by a friend “when is the best time to neuter my dog?” In the past, I would have quickly replied “oh around 6-9 mths old would be best”, but now, with studies looking at the relationship between [...]

Can You Spay a Dog In Heat? What Dangers Do You Need To Know?

Can You Spay A Dog In Heat? What Are The Dangers And What Should You Do? Oh no - can you spay a dog while she is in heat? Ugggh!!! It's one of those timing things that has happened to many of us! Your young bitch is due to be spayed....and what do [...]

Why Desex A Dog? Learn the Pros and Cons of Spaying and Neutering

Why Desex A Dog? Learn the Pros and Cons of Spaying and Neutering The decision to desex a dog can be a very difficult one for many owners. There is a lot of confusing information on the internet with a lot of conflicting opinions, even amongst vets. In this article we will look at the [...]

The Whelping Bitch – Signs, Stages and When To Call The Vet!

How To Tell If Your Bitch Is Whelping & When To Call The Vet! Before we start, if you are concerned about your whelping bitch and need to speak with a vet, we are available 24/7. Our vets can talk you through the birth process via video and if we decide you need to go [...]

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