Veterinary Hopsital, Distillery Road, Wexford+ 353 (0)53 914 5755theveterinarycentre@eircom.net

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Just a quick reminder about our Open Day at the Veterinary Hospital: Date: Thursday 24th April Time: 12pm – 5pm What to expect: Nutrition experts on hand for the day to discuss all your pets dietary requirments. Flea & Worm Experts will be available to discuss what treatment suits your pets. Fantastic offers for the…

      12PM TILL 5PM   A NUTRIONALIST WILL BE HERE TO ANSWER ALL YOU QUESTIONS ON PET FOOD.   EXPERTS WILL BE HERE TO TALK ABOUT ALL YOUR FLEA & WORM TREATMENTS       WHILE YOU’RE HERE COME SEE OUR   LABORATORY   RADIOGRAPHY ROOM   DENTAL SCALER   WHAT CAN YOU…

Animal Quiz Take our fun animal quiz and test your knowledge of the animal kingdom. How much do you know about animals such as the tiger, lion, shark, cat, crocodile, giraffe, snake, rabbit and spider? Enjoy our fun trivia for all ages and answer as many of the thirty questions related to the animal kingdom…

Pet Parasites Part 1 – What is a Parasite? What is a ‘parasite’? Traditionally the word ‘parasite’ refers mainly to organisms visible to the naked eye (so called ‘macroparasites’) but is now used also for smaller organisms, such as viruses and bacteria (‘microparasites’). A roundworm egg viewed under a microscope Many parasites do not directly…

The Practice is closed Monday 17th March 2014. In case of emergencies please contact the duty vet on 0539145755. When you ring 0539145755 you will be given the duty vets number to ring so make sure to have a pen on you so you can take down the number: From everyone at the Veterinary Hospital…

Tobacco, Secondhand Smoke, and Pets In recent years, studies have concluded that tobacco and secondhand smoke are not only dangerous to people, but also to pets. Specifically, with respect to secondhand smoke, researchers have found that exposure to tobacco smoke has been associated with certain cancers in dogs and cats; allergies in dogs; and eye…

O’Shea & Bramley  Fact Sheet on Epilepsy About Epilepsy If you have witnessed your dog having a seizure (convulsion), you will know how frightening it can be. Seizures are not uncommon in dogs, but many dogs have only a single seizure. If your dog has had more than one seizure it may be that he…

Heavy Rain and Wind Storm Pet Care Advice When it comes to severe weather, it seems some animals have good instincts, however, companion pets such as cats, dogs and rabbits etc., due to being domesticated, may have lost a lot of their instinctual urges and need our protection. This also includes farm animals. Below are…

Everyone at the Veterinary hospital is starting Operation Transformation tomorrow, for every Kilo we loose as a group Brian is donating E 10.00 to the W.S.P.C.A..  The big weigh in is on tomorrow, wish us all luck, will keep you all updated 🙂   Michelle

Practical tips on taking care of your cat: While it’s true that cats and kittens are considered far lower maintenance pets than dogs and puppies, making them an easy care pet for kids and parents alike, there are still responsibilities to cat ownership. Here are some of the necessities that are essential for a feline’s…

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