Free pet-care news & advice

As part of our holistic approach to the care of your pet, Richard Black and the team like to provide regular, preventative, timely and up-to-date pet care advice and practice news for all pet owners in Southside Glasgow. We update these pages at least monthly so it’s always worth checking back to get our latest stories and advice.

In the stories below you’ll find seasonal tips & information on how to keep your pet healthy. If you’d like us to email you whenever we update the news then simply…

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Giffnock Vets share how to keep rabbits cool during summer

May 21st, 2022

The team at Rouken Glen Vets are here to help you learn how to prepare your small furry pets for summer.

Rouken Glen Vets’ nurses give vital pre-summer dog advice

May 14th, 2022

Now the sun has joined us, it is time to think about what your dog needs to be prepared for summer – get our advice here.

7 ways to prep your cat for summer

May 7th, 2022

Our Giffnock Vet Nurses are here to tell you about the checks you should make now to prepare your cat for summer.

13 dog bite prevention tips for kids and adults

April 21st, 2022

Rouken Glen Vets’ team are sharing important tips and resources to help you with dog bite prevention.

Rouken Glen Vets’ nurses share 9 reasons why small furries are top pets

April 14th, 2022

Rabbits, guinea pigs, hamsters, gerbils, mice, rats, and chinchillas can make great pets – discover why in our article.

Giffnock Vets offer tips on how to be a responsible cat owner

April 7th, 2022

Cat care starts with a comfortable home environment that’s as stress-free as possible. Discover what else your cat needs here.

Rouken Glen Vets’ guide to lumps and bumps on your pet rodent

March 21st, 2022

Have you noticed any abnormal lumps on your hamster, guinea pig, rat, mouse, or gerbil? Learn what they mean here.

Is your cat suffering from hay fever in East Renfrewshire?

March 14th, 2022

Hay fever is one of the most common illnesses in cats, yet many owners are not aware of it. Learn more about it here.

4 common types of skin problems in dogs

March 7th, 2022

Richard shares the signs your dog has a skin problem and the common complaints to be aware of.

What vaccinations do rabbits need and why?

February 21st, 2022

Is your rabbit protected and ready for outdoor fun this spring? Learn the importance of rabbit vaccinations.

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