Have you been noticing an increased water intake by your dog or cat recently in Dublin? There might be instances where you find yourself refilling their water bowl more often than usual.
General Pet Advice
Finding a lump doesn't necessarily signify a severe health issue, and even if it turns out to be a type of cancer, there could be several treatment approaches available. Let's delve into how we can identify the nature of this lump and explore the potential treatment routes.
In recent years there have been many changes to the regulations regarding international travel with your pet from Ireland around the globe, the most important of which is the lack of quarantine requirements for most pet travel- a very welcome development. This is great news for Irish owners wanting to relocate to different countries, and also for owners who want to take their pets on holiday with them.
My pet sleeps a lot more than they used to. Is this something I should be worried about Older animals often sleep more than younger ones as a normal feature of ageing – and making the most of their retirement. Other reasons that they may spend more time sleeping include feeling unwell, feeling lethargic or being in pain.
Firstly, one of our Blackrock Veterinary nurses will greet you on arrival to check your pet in, usually between 8.00 am – 9.30 am. They will go through any consent forms that may need to be signed- this form will list what procedure your pet is coming in for and gives up permission for the administration of sedation/anaesthesia.