Jonathan's Blog

A selection of articles and musings with a loose veterinary Link!

Welcome to the "blog" - click on the title below to view the article in question.

We hope you enjoy these articles, many are written "tongue in cheek", but also provide helpful information relating to the topic in question!

"The best things come in small packages" - Birthday presents and veterinary equipment - is size an indicator of desirability?!?

"Run Robla Run" - The running machine is small fry compared to the epic journey of Rob Pope...

"Calendar Pets" - Are charity calendars all they are cracked up to be?!?

"Don't drink yellow rain" - the trials and tribulations of camping...

"Bean to cup is out, vet to door is in! - what to do when your coffee machine breaks...

"Hello Treacle" - when junior cookery and a labrador mix!

"Getting off on the right paw" - Puppy School and a first day at school, how similar are they?!?

"Don't put a tick in that box!" - An update on Pet Travel and the recent tick outbreak.

"Fido-go or Fido-stay" - Will Brexit affect the dog population?!?

"Feeling Chipper?" - An update on the changes to the law involving microchipping of dogs

"A weighty Problem" - Advice and observations on dieting for both humans and pets!

"Puppy Pitfalls" - How similar is getting a new puppy to buying a new car?!?

"A Stitch in Time" - What happens when vets don't follow their own advice!

"Pet Insurance, the Mysteries Explained" - Article explaining some of the common pet insurance terms

"Christmas is coming" - Article highlighting some of the more common dietary issues that pets suffer at this time of year.

"Don't bit the hand that fixes you" - Fond memories of various near bite scenarios!

"A paw to cry on" - Can Pets reduce stress?

"Ageing and your pet" - Common signs to look out for as your pet grows older.

"Remember, Remember your pet this November" - How to help those pets who are stressed by fireworks.

"The first family pet" - Advice on which species and breed is best for you!

"These leads are meant for walking!" - How to cope if your dog is aggressive towards others on a walk.

"Puppy Fat and Feline Flab" - How to get an overweight pet to lose weight!

"How clean is your (pet's) mouth" - Signs that your pet may have a dental problem and how to treat it.

"The trials and tribulations of travel" - What's easier pet travel or baby travel?!?