News from St Kitts Hampshire Vets

Bright Eyes!

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Bright Eyes!

Border Terrier Millie has been suffering for a couple of years now, with cataracts affecting both of her eyes. Her vision has recently deteriorated to the point that she was starting to bump in to things, which was distressing for Millie but also for her owner’s to watch.
Cataracts affect humans as well as animals. They are usually noticed as the eye starts to look cloudy as seen in this picture below:

A cataract is the opacification of the […]

Ace of Spades!

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Ace of Spades!

Handsome Border Collie Ace is our pet of the month for February.
Ace has been a regular visitor to St Kitts for a couple of weeks, after initially coming in to see us due to profuse vomiting and diarrhoea.
Ace had some x-rays taken of his abdomen that fortunately seemed to indicate that he didn’t have a foreign body in his stomach or intestines. This meant that he did not need to have major surgery in the form of an exploratory laporatomy […]

Fanta the Cat!

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Fanta the Cat!

Fanta is now nearly two and such a lovely boy! We rescued him at 7 weeks after someone decided he was too much to handle! He settled in very well and is now good friends with my parents Cocker Spaniel! He loves exploring outside and playing with his toys of which he has a box full! Fanta belongs to Kate one of our receptionists at St Kitts Vets and will be joined by a Cocker Spaniel puppy in the future.