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Did you know that as of the 31st of March 2016 it will be compulsory for all dogs in to be Microchipped?

Did you know that as of the 31st of March 2016 it will be compulsory for all dogs in to be Microchipped?

As a dog owner there are a few things you need to know about the new legislation. 

1. Your dog MUST be microchipped and register on a government approved database such as fido.ie by 31st March 2016

2. You must have a certificate from a government approved database to prove your dog is microchipped and registered on that database. 

FIREWORK FEAR 2015

This Time of year is miserable for those pets who don't like loud bangs or the sound of squealing Fireworks.
Why not try our top ten tips to reduce the stress of the Halloween season.

1. Try and prepare your pet BEFORE the event, use desensitization technique by using cds or sounds which replicate fireworks, this will help them stay calm for the event.

2. Create your Pets "safe place" under a table in the main Family room, This way the pet has somewhere to go with plenty of comfy blankets, toys and even hide some treats to keep them busy.

September 2015 is Vaccination Amnesty Month!

Has your pet had their annual health check? Have they run overdue on their annual vaccinations?

Immunity from their primary vaccinations ( these are the ones we give them when they are puppies and kittens) does not las tfor life, we  need to give them an annual booster vaccination to maintain protection of your pet. This also includes an Annual Health Assessment where we can examine your pets eyes, ears, nose, coat, teeth, gums, heart + lungs, joints, weight + nails, and examine for any lumps and bumps. 

New law on Microchipping.

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Did you know that as of the 31st of March 2016 it will be compulsory for all dogs in to be Microchipped?

As a dog owner there are a few things you need to know about the new legislation. 

1. Your dog MUST be microchipped and register on a government approved database such as fido.ie by 31st March 2016

2. You must have a certificate from a government approved database to prove your dog is microchipped and registered on that database. 

Fear of Fireworks??

Has your pet got the Firework Fear?? 

A fear of Fire works is a very common problem in many Irish homes. 
There is plenty you can do to reduce the risk of your pet becoming anxious. 
Here are a few tips we would recommend coming into Firework Season: