Kennels & Cattery, Somerset

Archive of: Pet Advice

Big brother for home alone pets!!

Ever wondered what your pets are doing at home when you are out? Now you can catch them in the act! Motorola have lanched a wifi pet monitor the Scout 1 which allows you to talk to them even when you are not in the room

Protect your Pets from Lungworm Infection

Lungworm is a parasitic infection caused by the parasite Angiostrongylus vasorum. Lungworm infection is an emerging problem, which has become increasingly common in the Somerset area over the last two years. Lungworm is a serious and often fatal disease which has a variety of non specific symptoms meaning that infected animals can seem fine but then go downhill very quickly.

Garden Dangers for your Pets

We have at last had some beautiful gardening weather, are you aware that many plants and gardening products can be harmful to your pets?

Dogs Die in Hot Cars

Remember; NEVER leave your dog in the car over the summer months. Studies have shown that an outside temperature of 75°F (24°C) can cause temperatures of 102°F (39°C) inside a car within 10 minutes and 120°F (49°C) in 30 minutes.