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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Is bad dog breath normal or does your dog need to see a vet dentist?

February 14th, 2024

Our Vet Richard Black has put together the following article about the causes of bad dog breath.

Get Rouken Glen Vets’ guide to feline dental care

February 7th, 2024

This article explores the significance of feline dental health, when and how to clean a cat’s teeth, and why it matters for your beloved furry friend.

Why winter heat stroke in dogs isn’t to be sniffed at

January 21st, 2024

Read the top tips from Rouken Glen Vets on how to reduce the risk of heat stroke in dogs this winter in our article.

Can Seasonal Affective Disorder affect cats in East Renfrewshire?

January 14th, 2024

Have you noticed a change in your cat’s behaviour that ties in with the change in season? Learn about S.A.D. and if it could be the cause.

How to tell if your rabbits are too cold this winter

January 7th, 2024

Learn how vet Richard Black recommends rabbit owners keep their bunnies warm and snuggly this winter.

Booking a UK staycation or holiday abroad soon?

December 21st, 2023

Get your dog’s plans in motion too with Richard’s top tips in this article.

Essential 2024 transportation advice for small furry pets

December 14th, 2023

On rare occasions your small furry pet may need to travel; learn what they are and how to travel safely, from Rouken Glen Vets.

Top advice for East Renfrewshire cat owners on choosing a cattery for your 2024 holiday

December 7th, 2023

We know leaving your cat can be daunting, but this article will help you find them the best cattery ahead of your 2024 holiday plans.

Small furries – should you buy new or spruce up their home for Christmas?

November 21st, 2023

Read our top tips on what to consider when recycling or buying new – your pet’s perfect Christmas present!

Cat owners: 7 dangers to be aware of this Christmas

November 14th, 2023

Rouken Glen Vets’ guide to your cat’s Christmas safety – all in one article! Read more.

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