News

Latest news from our practice updated regularly helping to keep you informed.



Introducing MiPet Cover pet insurance

Because we care, we’re proud to introduce MiPet Cover, pet insurance designed by our vets. Puppies and kittens New puppy or kitten? Get them started on the right paw with a four week’s free Instant policy*. Once your new furry friend has … Continued


Firework season is coming

From October through to the New Year, fireworks will be going off. Although great to watch, firework season can be a very stressful and frightening time for many of our pets. Preparing in advance before fireworks start can make a … Continued


Anti-freeze poisoning in cats

We have seen a few anti-freeze poisoning cases here at Farthings over the last few months. Here is some information about what to look out for and what to do if you think your cat may have been affected. Anti-freeze … Continued


Is your dog summer ready?

It’s the best time of year to be out and about, enjoying all that the season has to offer. Here are our top tips to ensure your furry companion stays safe and happy this summer: Is your dog protected from … Continued


Neutering special offer

Did you know that neutering your pet can give them a happier, healthier life? It’s that time of year when Spring fever is in the air. This also means our cats, dogs and rabbits go into mating mode. Neutering your … Continued


Poisoning – three lucky escapes

Ingestion of poisons is more common than we would like to see, but three severe cases in three days were enough to test our skills and knowledge. More commonly we see ingestion of potentially harmful substances (chocolate being the most … Continued


Raw nutrition in animals

Raw diets for dogs and cats are becoming increasingly popular and there is a lot of confusing information available online and elsewhere. Many owners believe that this type of diet is healthier than commercial foods available for small animals. Currently … Continued


Free weight checks for your pets

At Farthings Veterinary Group, our goal is to help you keep your pets happy and healthy. This is why we’re offering your pet a FREE weight check between 9thJanuary to 31st March. The dangers of obesity The two main causes of obesity … Continued


Firework fears and how to combat them

This time of year can be extremely stressful for pets and we often get clients asking about ways to reduce firework phobia. Here is a summary of some products available at Farthings to help get you and your animals through … Continued