Helping your pet during the coronavirus pandemic

We're still doing our best to be here for pet owners during the coronavirus pandemic. Check out our pages below for some helpful tips and advice from our vets to help you and your pet through this difficult time.

We treat thousands of pets every day and see lots of visitors to our charity shops across the UK. Sadly the current situation means we will have to make temporary changes to some of our services. For the latest updates on our shop pages, please visit our dedicated shop updates page.

If you're a client looking for updates on the status of our hospitals and what to do in the current situation, visit our client services page: 


Coronavirus: advice for pet owners

We know that this is a worrying time for many pet owners, which is why our vets have been working hard to pull together advice around Coronavirus and taking care of our pets based on all the latest official guidance and evidence.

Can pets catch Coronavirus?

Our vets have put together answers to some of the most common questions about the virus and pets.

FAQs

Your pet's health

Read our vets' advice on the different symptoms and conditions in pets on our Pet Health Hub.

Visit the Pet Health Hub

Happy healthy pets

Spending a bit of extra time at home with your four-legged friend? There are still lots of things we can do to keep our pets happy and healthy, including keeping on top of seasonal care and our usual routines.

Spring safety

Read our advice on keeping your pet safe this spring, from poisonous plants to spring cleaning.

Staying safe

Staying busy

Don't forget our dogs need plenty to keep their minds busy! Try making them something to play with.

Make a destruction box

First aid

Would you know what to do in an emergency? Download our free pet first aid guide for tips from our vets!

Download your free guide

How you can support PDSA

Accidents and illnesses don't stop during a crisis - your donations are keeping our Pet Hospital doors open for life-saving care. We need your help more than ever.

Accidents and illnesses don't stop during a crisis - your donations are keeping our Pet Hospital doors open for life-saving care. We need your help more than ever.

Emergency Appeal

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Other ways to help

You can still support the work we do - even during the lockdown! Choosing us as your charity through Amazon Smile means we get a donation every time you shop through AmazonSmile at no extra cost to you. You can also shop some vet-approved products in our online Pet Store to help other poorly pets in need.