A Pet Owners Guide to Surviving the Festive Season

A Pet Owners Guide to Surviving the Festive Season

Christmas and New Years is one of the busiest times for veterinary emergency hospitals.  Watch as Dr Alex Hynes talks you through the most common reasons that pets are brought into us and how you can keep your pet safe this festive...
5 Common Signs Your Pet is in Pain

5 Common Signs Your Pet is in Pain

Animals suffer from pain just like humans do and whilst most pet owners believe they would know if their pet were in pain, the truth is that it can be very difficult to recognise. Being observant and knowing the signs of chronic pain could prevent your pet from...
How to Be Prepared for a Pet Emergency

How to Be Prepared for a Pet Emergency

We’ve all been there. That terrifying moment when you realise it could be life or death for your beloved pet. Your heart is racing, a million thoughts are running through your head, you panic because you don’t know what to do. Whether it be a dog fight, car accident,...
Inspiring Vets Around the World

Inspiring Vets Around the World

Animal Emergency Service’s very own dream team, Dr Alex Hynes and Dr Gerardo Poli, were recently offered the opportunity to speak to Veterinary students about the field of Emergency and Critical Care at the Royal Veterinary College in London, and then at the Society...
Overbreeding: A Major Animal Welfare Issue

Overbreeding: A Major Animal Welfare Issue

Overbreeding involves breeding an animal more than its body can safely handle resulting in detrimental health effects to the mother and her puppies as well as the overpopulation and subsequent euthanasia of many unwanted companion animals every year. The Health...