cleft palate in a puppy

Guest blog: puppies with cleft palates

Cleft palates in puppies are not uncommon and can be caused by a variety of factors, including genetics, nutritional deficiencies in the mother during pregnancy, or exposure to toxins. It's important to note that cleft palates are not the result of anything the mother did or didn't do during pregnancy.

May 16, 2024 — Verm-X
How to help bees in your backyard

6 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.

May 14, 2024 — Verm-X
Dung beetles at work

What is so special about dung beetles?

We all love our animals. But if we thought a little bit more about what we put into them, it would benefit their health and it would also benefit the environment.
May 01, 2024 — Verm-X
Ask a vet: is wormwood safe for pets?

Ask a vet: is wormwood safe for pets?

At Verm-X we take great care to use only the best and most appropriate herbs in our formulations. Working with leading medical herbalists to develop naturally effective blends. Just as you...
April 07, 2024 — Verm-X
Ask a vet: what's the best diet for cats?

Ask a vet: what's the best diet for cats?

Whether you a longtime owner or have newly adopted a cat or kitten, when it comes to keeping them healthy and happy, diet plays an important role. A well-balanced diet is...
March 09, 2024 — Verm-X
Meet Verm-X Ambassadors Lady, Ginger & River

Meet Verm-X Ambassadors Lady, Ginger & River

We are so thrilled to announce that Lady, Ginger & River from The Spaniel Diaries have joined the Verm-X team as official Ambassadors!Sophie created The Spaniel Diaries account on Instagram...
March 05, 2024 — Verm-X
advantages disadvantages of raising chickens

The pros and cons of keeping chickens

Are you considering raising chickens in your own backyard? Not only can you enjoy fresh eggs every day, but raising chickens also has numerous other pros, as well as cons....
February 21, 2024 — Verm-X
Fermented vegetables for dogs recipe

Fermented vegetables for dogs recipe

Introducing fermented vegetables into your dog’s diet is a great way to promote good gut health.  Fermented veggies are packed with beneficial bacteria known as probiotics. These help to promote...
January 25, 2024 — Verm-X
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What vaccinations do puppies require

Ask a vet: what vaccinations do puppies need?

Getting a puppy is an exciting time, however it can also be an anxious time full of important questions, from which diet is best for puppies to what vaccinations they require....
January 18, 2024 — Clementina Davies
Should you worm an indoor cat?

Should you worm an indoor cat?

As a caring pet owner, you want to ensure the health and well-being of your feline friend and one question we get asked regularly is whether or not to worm an indoor...
January 06, 2024 — Verm-X
Meet Cloudy - RoR Horse of the Year Finalist

Meet Cloudy - RoR Horse of the Year Finalist

We are delighted to share some personal news from the team: our E-commerce Logistics Manager Emilie's horse Cloudy has been shortlisted for The Jockey Club’s Retraining of Racehorses Horse of the...
December 20, 2023 — Verm-X
Recipe: calming dog treats for Christmas

Recipe: calming dog treats for Christmas

Christmas is a lovely time to get together as a family, however holiday festivities can also sometimes be stressful for our loved ones, including our dogs. These calming treats from...
December 14, 2023 — Verm-X
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