Month: April 2020

World Veterinary Day celebrated on the last Saturday in April was founded 20 years ago to highlight and promote the lifesaving work performed by our veterinarians – celebrate this year with us.

Are you wondering how to safely socialise your new puppy during the coronavirus lockdown? We’ve put together a few tips for all new puppy parents. As we all do our best to stay safe and comply with the government’s lockdown restrictions, puppies are likely to have their primary vaccination course later than usual. This delay… Read more »

Want to know the facts and how to avoid ticks this season? As we approach the warmer months, when ticks like to make an appearance, we wanted to give our pet owners a head start in preparing to tackle ticks! Ticks live in tall grass and wooded areas such as trees, shrubs and leaf piles,… Read more »

The majority of the nation gets excited to be eating Easter eggs or chocolate for breakfast, lunch, or dinner or perhaps all three! But we need to careful and ensure our pets don’t get a hold of any, as chocolate could be dangerous for our animals, especially dogs! What should you look out for this… Read more »

With Easter coming up, our opening hours will vary from our usual times.  Please visit the individual practice pages for details.   You can depend on our 24 hour services at:   Village Vet Hampstead Village Vet St Albans Village Vet Whittlesford Village Vet Milton Our Village Vet Winchmore Hill practice will also be available… Read more »

COVID-19 is much in the news, and some reports are based on fact, others speculation. We don’t have all the answers, but we do have some advice for you as a pet owner – or someone who spends a lot of time around pets – here’s what you should know: Currently, there is no evidence… Read more »