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‘Inappropriate elimination’ – two sinister words that strike fear into every pet owner – can happen out of the blue, even with the most domesticated, well-trained animals. It’s certainly not uncommon, but it’s vital at the onset to rule out any underlying medical reason for the toileting dysfunction.
And remember, we're not just here to help cover the cost of vets' fees when your companion is unwell. We can also offer support at other stressful times – including if your pet goes missing.
Rolf’s Animal Christmas, Christmas Eve, 6pm, Channel 5. This Yuletide special from everyone’s favourite cartoonist-turned-pet-lover features a host of heart-warming and memorable stories from the popular series Rolf’s Animal Clinic.
Since it’s not natural for a cat or dog to have their teeth brushed, it’s wise to introduce dental care from an early age and make it part of your pet’s daily routine.
Battersea Dogs and Cats Home has experienced a staggering 326% increase in abandoned Staffies in 15 years (that's from 580 dogs to 2,470) and other rescue centres have similar stories to tell.
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