Regular preventative pet care news

Read on for a host of preventative pet care news that is free and updated monthly. In the articles below you’ll find seasonal advice, local tips and other information on how to keep your pet healthy, as well as interesting ways to exercise and entertain them.



The hidden dangers of road salt for dogs this winter

January 7th, 2024

Dehydration and digestive issues are just two of the risks associated with rock salt ingestion in dogs. Learn more in our article.

Booking an early bird holiday? Get prepared with our dog travel tips

December 7th, 2023

Are you planning on starting 2024 with a holiday? Whether that’s a dog friendly holiday or not, read our advice for a smooth trip for all.

Christmas at Garston Veterinary Group

November 7th, 2023

Seasonal opening times for routine appointments & emergency veterinary care over the Christmas bank holiday

RCVS ‘Under Care’

October 14th, 2023

Please read the important new guidelines which will affect how you purchase antiparasiticides.

Keeping your pet calm during firework season

August 14th, 2023

Firework season can affect all pets – learn how to help keep dogs and cats calm with these top tips from our consult nurses.

Visit us at Frome Agricultural & Cheese Show on Saturday 9th September 2023

August 7th, 2023

Don’t forget to enter our fun dog show

Find out about our App

July 14th, 2023

Chatting to our small animal team has just got a great deal easier.

Top tips for getting a new puppy or kitten this summer

July 7th, 2023

If you’re planning on purchasing a new puppy or kitten to join your family during the school summer holidays, read our essential pet owning tips here.

Our nurse, Gemma shares her tips for a dog friendly holiday in the UK

June 14th, 2023

Travel sickness affects many dogs. The longer commute for your UK holiday may make them poorly – download our free travel sickness guide.

Weight management clinics and offers

June 7th, 2023

We are offering 25% off Royal Canin Satiety diets during July.