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Stories from the surgery: treating cataracts and Lenticular Sclerosis in dogs

Stories from the surgery: treating cataracts and Lenticular Sclerosis in dogs
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Petplan vet Brian Faulkner has once again taken time out of his busy schedule to tell us all about some of the strange, funny and sometimes difficult cases he encounters in his surgery.

This month, he tells us about how one very innocuous condition is regularly being mistaken for a far more serious one…

What to know if you are buying a… Bengal Cat

What to know if you are buying a… Bengal Cat
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There are many aspects that potential cat owners need to consider before acquiring a cat or kitten and each breed has their own unique personalities and health care needs.

Petplan takes a look at the origins, temperament and common health problems of the Bengal cat…

What to do if your cat or dog gets lost or goes missing

What to do if your cat or dog gets lost or goes missing
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It’s a moment every pet owner dreads – the moment you realise your beloved animal may be lost or missing.

Knowing what to do and how to respond is important, as the sooner you take action the more likely your pet is to be returned to you safely.

Petplan takes a look at how to minimise the risk and what to do to ensure the safe return of your pet if they do wander off…

Stories from the Surgery: Treating Gastric Dilatation Volvulus

Stories from the Surgery: Treating Gastric Dilatation Volvulus
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Petplan vet Brian Faulkner has once again taken time out of his busy schedule to tell us all about some of the strange, funny and sometimes difficult things he encounters in his surgery.

This month, he tells us of a recent sleepless night because of a dog with Gastric Dilatation Volvulus…

What to know if you're buying a… Jack Russell Terrier

What to know if you're buying a… Jack Russell Terrier
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There are many aspects that potential dog owners need to consider before acquiring a dog or puppy and each breed has their own unique personalities and health care needs.

Petplan takes a look at the origins, temperament and common health problems of the Jack Russell Terrier…

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