Free nurse clinic are available for stitch removals, post op checks, dental checks and more.
As well as these generic areas, each of our nurses have their own areas of interest and appointments are booked accordingly so you know the person you see has the best possible knowledge in that given area.
Our longest standing nurse clinics is for obese pets in need of loosing weight. This is run by Samantha Borland, our head nurse, who weighs your pets and gets you started on a diet plan which suits you and your pet. Your pets come back regularly for check ups to make they are loosing the weight at the correct rate.
We also run adolescent clinics for pets 6-9 months of age to discuss changes likely to be seen as they go into adulthood and also to discuss neutering, parasite treatments, nutrition and many other factors. These are run by Helen Hill and Samantha Critchley.
For the bunnies of Gloucester, Rose Case holds appointments discussing the specific needs of rabbits including nutrition, husbandry and neutering.
We have also recently added an "After Eights' Club" for geriatric pets to discuss changes and problems commonly seen in older pets (dogs over 8 and cats over 10). The list is endless but wil include discussions on dental disease, arthritis, senility, and decline in organ function to name a few. Appointments are with Helen Hill, Samantha Borland or Julie Fox.
We also have a range of chargable services available with our nurses:
All of nurses are available for a range of appointments such as to clip your pets' nails, change dressings/bandages etc.
Shelley Martin and Georgina Burrows are qualified dog groomers for dogs in need of pampering; covering everything from a dog in need of a bath to a full wash, cut, and blow dry!
Behavioural consultations are available for dogs, cats and rabbits with our resident behaviourist, Julie Fox.