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 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.

Rouken Glen Vets’ experts share preventative care must-haves for dogs

February 14th, 2022

Starting with vaccinations, our Vets have listed their top preventative healthcare ‘must-haves’ for dogs.

Cat vaccinations & parasite control – is there more to preventative care?

February 7th, 2022

Read why a preventative approach to your cat’s care, including cat vaccinations, is best for their health & happiness.

Rouken Glen Vets shares 14 signs of small furry pet dental problems

January 21st, 2022

A common dental problem that rabbits, guinea pigs, and hamsters face is overgrown teeth. Understand the signs to look out for in our article.

Rouken Glen Vets explains the signs of feline dental disease to look for

January 14th, 2022

Dental disease in cats is more common than you might think, affecting around 85% of cats over 3 years old. Read our advice on what to look out for.

My dog’s breath stinks – do they need to see a Vet?

January 7th, 2022

We are focusing on oral care for Pet Dental Health Month, starting with why smelly dog breath is a bigger problem than you might think.

Eco friendly cat products & sustainability tips for 2022

December 21st, 2021

The team at Rouken Glen Vets have some ideas for you on how to become a more sustainable cat owner.

6 new year rabbit owner tips for a better pet, pocket & planet

December 14th, 2021

Check out our team’s top tips for rabbit owners to get the new year off to a great start. Discover how to help your pet, your pocket, and the planet.

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