Here's where you will find articles by our veterinary experts; the latest news from our ambassadors putting Verm-X through its paces; plus competition prizes to be won.
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
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.
September 17, 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: Veterinary Blog

Paralympian Natasha Baker MBE tells us how "horses made everything better" during lockdown.

Paralympian Natasha Baker MBE tells us how "horses made everything better" during lockdown.

Last week, we were incredibly excited to find out that Verm-X Ambassador Natasha Baker MBE had been formally chosen to represent Team GB at this years Paralympic Games in Tokyo. We were lucky enough to catch up with her and find out more about how 2021 has been for Natasha so far and what her hopes were for the months ahead.
July 19, 2021
Categories: Ambassador Blog
Recipe: Coconut and mint dog bowl toppers

Recipe: Coconut and mint dog bowl toppers

Find out more about the causes of canine halitosis and how you could combat it, naturally.  With the help of holistic vet Dr Nick Thompson, we explore possible reasons why your dog has bad breath, and share a super simple recipe for Mint and Coconut Dog Bowl Toppers that you can make at home.

May 12, 2021
Categories: Veterinary Blog
Supporting your smallholding this spring

Supporting your smallholding this spring

For organic farmers and smallholders, a dry spring need not be something to fear.  With good planning and stock management, you’ll be able to keep your animals happy and healthy regardless of the weather.  We’ve put together some top tips to bear in mind as we move into the heart of spring.
April 23, 2021
NEW Daily Herbs for Hens and Horses

NEW Daily Herbs for Hens and Horses

Verm-X are pleased and excited to announce our new range of daily nutritional supplements, Verm-X Daily Plus for Poultry and Verm-X Daily Plus for Horses.

Adding the directed amount to daily feed will ensure that your animals are benefiting from the gentle support of our Verm-X Original formula, plus two vital additional herbs: Astragalus and Dandelion.

Learn all about our exciting new Verm-X Daily Plus product range and our two new charity partnerships.

March 15, 2021
Puppies: vaccinations, diet and healthcare

Puppies: vaccinations, diet and healthcare

Getting a puppy is an exciting time, however it is also an anxious time of decisions.  From food and vaccinations to basic puppy healthcare, we asked holistic vet Dr Nick Thompson, MRCVS, to share his advice and recommendations about all things puppy – from vaccinations to diet and basic healthcare.
January 21, 2021
A beginner's guide to keeping chickens

A beginner's guide to keeping chickens

If you're adding to your flock, don't forget the basics of chicken care, starting with good gut health.

Holistic vet Nick Thompson MRCVS has advice on how to keep your hens happy and healthy.

January 07, 2021
Bake your own all-natural Halloween dog treats

Bake your own all-natural Halloween dog treats

Follow our easy gluten-free recipe to treat your dog this Halloween. No tricks – just delicious and wholesome ingredients. View the recipe.

October 19, 2020
The Winners!

The Winners!

Thank you so much to everyone who took part in our Virtual Summer Show photo competition. We received so many amazing entries that the judges found it hard to choose the winners. You can view them here.
October 07, 2020
Dog friendly beaches for Autumn

Dog friendly beaches for Autumn

Autumn provides the perfect mix of beautiful light and mild temperatures, and the sea is near its warmest. We share resources to help you make the most of seaside 'walkies' and to find dog friendly beaches across the UK.

September 29, 2020

Happy animals, happy customers

"I use Verm-X as there is nothing out there that competes with what you do."

Ms Quedley, Oxfordshire
Verm-X customer for over 10 years

Happy animals, happy customers

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