Recent visitors to the practice may have met our wonderful locum Vet, Maria Isabel Fuentes Beneytez who joins us for the Summer Maria Isabel Fuentes Beneytez (or Bel as she likes to be called), is spending the Summer with us here at Brentknoll. Bel graduated from the University of Murcia, Spain, … [Read more...] about Bel spends the Summer at Brentknoll Vets
For many people, Summer is their favourite time of year, the weather is warmer and the sun is shining (well for about a week in Worcester if we're lucky) but it's not such fun for our Pets. Wearing a fur coat in the height of Summer isn't easy and so it's important that we take care of our fury … [Read more...] about Feeling the Heat this Summer?
The pet food industry is bigger than ever, with so many options available do you choose dry food or wet food? Manufactured or home cooked? There are so many options, lets discuss one choice that receives mixed emotions.... the Raw food diet. As pet owners, we want nothing but the best for our … [Read more...] about Considering the Raw diet?
Despite the name, Alabama Rot is not found only in the southern American state of Alabama. Cases have been reported close to home in Worcestershire recently, so what is it? There has been a lot of news coverage recently about Alabama Rot especially now that cases are appearing on our doorsteps in … [Read more...] about Alabama Rot in Worcester
Remember the popular 90s film Beethoven? Well we were lucky enough to have 11 St Bernard puppies in for heart screening and the fun certainly followed... The St Bernard is one of the largest breeds, mostly recognised for their part in the popular film Beethoven. Due to their extreamly large size … [Read more...] about Beethoven takes over Brentknoll Vets
If you don't want your pet to 'feel the love tonight' it's a good idea to get them neutered! Valentines day is upon us and romance is in the air, which is great if you're planning on a litter or puppies or kittens, but it can come as quite a shock if you aren't planning on it. The RSPCA estimates … [Read more...] about Can You Feel the Love Tonight?
It's a brand new year and what better time to turn over a new leaf with your Pets Many of us get lazy with routine health care as our lives get busier and the daily grind wears us down, so now is the time to take action and get back on track. The 'Weight' of the matter After the mountain of … [Read more...] about New Year Resolutions for Your Pet
Remember remember the 5th of November.... and in fact most of October and November! Fireworks are no longer a once a year occurrence, much to the dismay of our nervous pets at home. The popularity of fireworks has seen more and more people holding their own displays at home in their gardens and the … [Read more...] about Don’t Fear the Firework Season
Labradors are known for their love of the water and this is true for gorgeous Jack, but this water baby unfortunately found himself in hot water one day whilst enjoying his usual splash. Jack has a lot of energy so after an afternoon of agility and high energy fly-ball; there was no … [Read more...] about 3 Legs Won’t Stop Jack