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Cushing’s disease

Tricky to spot but easy to treat, Cushing’s disease is a hormonal problem that gundog expert Harvey Carruthers says is easy to miss When we go to the GP for a check up they might often ask for a urine

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Itching Issues

Harvey Carruthers examines the problems ticks and fleas can create for your dog and discusses the best ways to deal with them. Working dogs are exposed to a variety of parasites throughout the year, and the two most common of

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Posted in Gundog Vet

And Now For The Really Bad News

Motile Protozoans are a real trouble maker when rearing. Alan Pearson examines this enemy of the gamekeeper. Motile Protozoan parasites have long been a problem in the game bird industry, causing huge losses in some years. There are two organisms

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Britain’s Dogs Ticked Off

Researchers from the University of Bristol have found that the European meadow tick has become fully established in the United Kingdom. After collecting data from over 3,500 dogs in south-east England and west Wales, scientists found that almost 15 per

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Routine Gun Dog Care

Gun dogs need all of their senses in excellent order to perform well. Harvey Carruthers looks at some ways of keeping your dog healthy. Keeping ears clean Ear infection is common and is often preventable if proper care is taken.

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Rotavirus – Dispelling The Myths

Rotavirus infections have a fearsome reputation. Veterinarian Alan Pearson looks at the reality behind the scaremongering.

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Coccidiosis: The Hidden Killer

Veterinarian Alan Pearson considers the best ways of treating Coccidiosis.

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Posted in Game Bird Vet
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