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How to Help Hedgehogs

How to Help Hedgehogs

This week in the UK it is Hedgehog Awareness Week.  Having hedgehogs snuffling about in your garden (or seeing them out in the countryside) is such a lovely experience. They also play a vital role in our wildlife ecosystem, naturally controlling many garden pests.  Unfortunately, hedgehog numbers are steadily declining. Here are our top tips for how you can support these wonderful creatures in your own gardens.
May 05, 2022
Puppuccino for dogs

Recipe: Healthy Pup Cup | Pumpkin & Kefir Puppuccino

With the help of Verm-X fan Rufus, we've put together our own take on the Starbucks Puppuccino. Featuring gut-healthy ingredients for your dog, including kefir, our Verm-X Flea & Tick Powder for Dogs and topped with a Crunchie, this delicious treat is sure to be a hit with your pet.
April 13, 2022
Fleas and Ticks: How to Take a Natural Approach

Fleas and Ticks: How to Take a Natural Approach

Finding evidence of fleas or ticks on your pet is always an unpleasant moment for a pet owner, and it's even worse for your pet! With autumn tick season just beginning, we found out from holistic vet Dr Nick Thompson MRCVS how he deals with these unwanted guests, naturally.
March 31, 2022

Recipe: Nourishing Bone Broth

Recipe: Nourishing Bone Broth

Packed full of nutrients such as glucosamine and chondroitin, this rich, delicious and nourishing bone broth is made with our Organic Apple Cider Vinegar and can also be frozen and added to your dogs meal as a cool treat.

March 24, 2022
Categories: Recipes
How to help bees in your backyard

Simple Ways to Help Save the Bees

The bee population has been in worldwide decline over the past few years. They face many modern dangers, including toxic pesticides and fewer places to forage and find shelter.

Fortunately, there has been a lot of momentum in both conservation and education regarding bee protection. We’ve put together some easy ways to lend hard-working bees a helping hand so that you can make sure you're doing your bit, too.

March 03, 2022
Adopting a cat for beginners

Adopting a Cat for the First Time: Tips for New Cat Owners

Thinking about getting a cat or a kitten? Although there are plenty of places where you can buy kittens easily enough, we think it’s wonderful to give a rescue cat or kitten the chance for a new start and lifelong companionship by adopting instead. Here are our top tips for prospective adopters.
February 15, 2022
Quality of life for senior dog

How to Take Care of a Senior Dog

Advances in modern pet care mean that we get to enjoy more years with our four-legged best friends than ever before. Our dogs give us unconditional love, support and companionship during their lives, bringing us so much happiness every day. So, how do we even start to repay them? We pulled together our top tips in our latest article.
January 31, 2022
Categories: Veterinary Blog
How cold is too cold for pets outside?

How to Care for Outdoor Pets in Winter

After an unusually mild December, it’s finally starting to get cold outside. As animal lovers, keeping your pets safe and warm during the colder period of winter is so important and will require you to adopt different strategies depending on the weather forecast.

Although we’re sure your animals have a cosy coop or hutch to keep them snug as a bug, if you’re concerned about your furry friends, we’re here to give you some tips about how to keep them warm during the coming cold spell.

January 17, 2022
Categories: Veterinary Blog
bird seed wreath with gelatine without corn syrup

DIY Holiday Bird Seed Wreath

A great activity for the winter break and a simple way to show your appreciation for wild birds, this holiday bird seed wreath helps wild birds through the tough winter months.
December 10, 2021
Categories: Recipes
Recipe: Our winter warmer poultry porridge

Recipe: Our winter warmer poultry porridge

Keeping your hens well through autumn and winter is always a challenge, especially when the weather turns particularly cold and wet. Whilst we're sure that your poultry will have a cosy coop to snuggle in, whipping them up a winter warmer like Verm-X Poultry Porridge will certainly perk them up on a chilly morning.
November 19, 2021
Categories: Recipes
Moulting: make it as easy as possible for your flock

Moulting: make it as easy as possible for your flock

Many poultry keepers have noted that this year’s mild autumn onset pushed the beginning of the annual moult back slightly. This is something to keep an eye on with your own flock, as a sudden switch to winter could mean your hens are not ready to keep warm and cosy throughout the harsher weather. Here are our top tips for making the moult as easy as possible on your chickens.
October 22, 2021
Categories: Veterinary Blog
Flower power for your rabbit

Flower power for your rabbit

Power-up your rabbit's diet with these delicious and natural dried fruit and flower treats. Drying is a great way to preserve delicate seasonal produce to use throughout the year, providing additional vitamins and minerals that rabbit pellets and nuggets do not contain. 

August 13, 2021
Categories: Recipes Veterinary Blog

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