News from St Kitts Hampshire Vets

Staff Pet of the Month!

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Staff Pet of the Month!

This is Truffle as you can see a very characterful Jack Russell Terrier, she is 9 years old. Yvonne and her family rescued her from Battersea dogs home when she was a puppy her mum was brought to Battersea when she was pregnant. She doesn’t like cats in the garden or birds bigger than a sparrow! She likes to drink from puddles and once caught a mouse but spends most of her days asleep on the couch and looking out […]

Pet of the Month – Whiskey

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Pet of the Month – Whiskey

Whiskey is a 12yr old, male Springer Spaniel.
Whiskey was originally brought in to us for a bad ear infection, but between being seen and coming in for an ear clean Whiskey vomited a couple of times. We put this down to the medication he was given for his ear and went ahead with his ear clean, which required a general anaesthetic.
He recovered well and went home that evening. Over the next few days Whiskey’s owners noticed that he wasn’t quite […]

Pet of the Month – Roly and Gus

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Pet of the Month – Roly and Gus

This months Pets of the Month belong to Alison, one of our nurses at St Kitts. Roly is a 3 year old Golden Retriever and Gus is 7 years old.
While Alison was working the weekend in-between Christmas and New Year she had a phonecall from her parents to say that the two dogs had got in to a large round container of Roses chocolates and had eaten all the contents.
It was unclear which dog had consumed the chocolates, it may have been both, so […]