Area of concern
- Abdomen (tummy)
- Anus (bottom)
- Back (spine)
- Brain and nerves
- Female parts: vagina and uterus
- Head, face and neck
- Legs, paws and claws
- Male parts: penis, testicles and prostate
- Mammary glands (breasts)
- Mouth and Teeth
- Skin and fur
If you have a pregnant cat, it’s important to be well informed and prepared for her kittening to reduce the chance of problems.
If you have a pregnant dog, it’s important to be well informed and prepared for her whelping to reduce the chance of problems.
Myxomatosis is a virus that causes severe disease and is usually fatal. It’s common in wild rabbits and spreads easily to pet rabbits.
A pyometra is a womb infection – a very serious condition, common in unneutered, female dogs. Treatment for a pyometra includes emergency surgery to remove the womb, a fluid drip and medication.
During Covid-19 lockdown, your veterinary practice might not be able to offer routine procedures such as neutering. Read our advice on keeping them safe.