We know that becoming a new pet parent can be an overwhelming, yet rewarding time. That's why, here at Vets4Pets, we want to give you the best expert advice to ensure your puppy or kitten has the best start in life.
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Vaccination is a simple procedure, which gives your pet protection against some of the deadliest diseases.
As well as preventing reproduction, neutering has health benefits is a key part of ensuring your pet has a healthy, happy life.
Microchipping greatly increases the chances that a lost pet will be reunited safely with their owner. There is a legal requirement to microchip your dog, but did you know that it's a good idea to microchip your cat too?
Just like in human health, the nutrition in the food we give our pets allows them to grow and develop.
Puppies have very short attention spans, so try to introduce training for no longer than 5-10 minutes at a time!
Parasites such as fleas, ticks, worms, mites and lice can all live on or in our puppies and kittens.
When there’s a new puppy in the house, everyone wants to be part of the fun! Importantly though, everyone also needs to know how to keep play fun and safe.
Making sure that everyone knows the best way to make your newest ball of fluff feel welcome and safe, will help your new kitten be a part of the family straight away.
Are you looking for a dog that loves adventure or a quiet companion who will while away the days with you?
Kittens often learn to use a litter tray by watching their mum. However, if you have an untrained kitten, you may need to provide a little help.
Follow our top tips and your puppy will soon be following your cues as if it’s the most natural thing in the world.
Knowing when and how to let your kitten outside can help you have peace of mind as you introduce your little bundle to the big wide world!