Shrimp’s Story

Shrimp’s Story

It was a hot summer’s day in Mersea when a little ginger kitten, Shrimp, now named Theo, was brought to our front door. He had been the subject of conversation on the island for a few days as people could see his eye needed veterinary attention, but no one could get...
Research and rescue

Research and rescue

  Rescuing has become increasingly popular in the UK. It is amazing to offer a dog or cat a second chance at life in a loving home. Of course, we all want your new member of the family to fit in and feel at home for a successful adoption. With that in mind, here...
Obesity – prevention not cure!

Obesity – prevention not cure!

By Ashleigh Pedder (Bsc Animal Science) and Lana Charge (Msc Veterinary Physiotherapy, CCBW, Canine Hydrotherapist) The most recent data states that 51% of dogs and 44% of cats in the UK are overweight or obese. Many owners do not recognise that their pet is...