Blog

Choosing the right insurance for your pet

Choosing The Right Insurance For Your Pet

Pet Insurance can help you cover the cost of any unexpected Veterinary treatment that your pet requires.  We recommend having a good pet insurance policy in place which allows you to concentrate on what’s best for your pet without having to worry about the financial burden of unexpected vet bills.There are many different policies available…

Christmas Raffle Winners

Christmas Raffle Winners

The Winning Numbers are: 480 – Large Dog Hamper 405 – Large Cat Hamper 453 – Small Dog Hamper 431 – Small Cat Hamper 460 – Cat Prinovox 463 – Dog Prinovox 476 – £20 Voucher Congratulations to the winners and thank you to everyone who bought a ticket. The proceeds will be split between…

SPEED

Christmas horrors

With Christmas fast approaching it’s important to remember what foods are toxic to our pets. Christmas can be a chaotic time with lots of food and presents around, it’s easy to forget what’s bad for our pets. Below is a list of some of the more common dangers to look out for. Chocolate Chocolate is…

Hampers

Christmas Raffle

Raffle Tickets will be on sale in practice for £1.00 each. All proceeds will be split between Lizzies Barn and the local RSPCA Lizzie’s Barn is a small independent family rescue. They have a lot of work to do with abandoned dogs and puppies who have been rejected by other organisations. As they tend to…

Winter Wellness Check

Winter Wellness Checks

Did you know that for every year your pet ages it equates to approximately 7 human years? Ageing itself is not a disease but some diseases such as renal and dental disease, obesity and neoplasia become more common in senior cats and dogs. Senior health screens have the potential to uncover problems at an earlier…

Dealing with Fireworks

Dealing with Fireworks

Crash, Bang, Flash Each year pets suffer as a result of fireworks being let off. Loud noises, flashes and bangs, people dressed in scary costumes. It’s a time of year that can be very scary for pets. Fireworks make loud, screeching noises which can be painful to a dog’s ears. During this time we see a rise…

Arthritis Awareness Month

Arthritis Awareness Month

This month is all about raising awareness for Arthritis Arthritis is the general medical term for inflammation of the joints. Osteoarthritis refers to a chronic joint inflammation caused by deterioration of joint cartilage.  Arthritis is a problem more common in older dogs, but can develop from an early age following problems with bone and joint…

SVN Ceri-Ann

Welcome Back Ceri-Ann!

This month we have welcomed back Ceri-Ann who is a Student Veterinary Nurse from the Royal Veterinary College in London.  She is currently in her 2nd year of a three year degree in order to become a Registered Veterinary Nurse.  This is her second placement with us and she will be here until Christmas 2017!…

Dogs Trust

Dogs Trust Neutering

Worried about the cost of neutering? Dogs Trust run a neutering campaign across Wales where if you are in receipt of a means tested benefit and have a dog that’s listed on the breed list below, neutering can be done for just £35. Owners with Farm holding numbers and one of the breeds listed below…

new towy vets carmarthen website

Welcome to the new Towy Vets website

After much deliberation, we have decided to freshen up our website to a more clean and modern styling. The website is also responsive so will give our customers a far greater experience using our site across all media and devices. Our new site allows our customers to submit an enquiry for a consultation as well…