Pets & Other Animals

Max has a heart murmur

THIS STORY IS FROM OUR ARCHIVESEight year old Max has always been a fit and healthy dog, but every year, Emma brings him along to see me for his yearly  health check.

Mischa is a feral cat who has become tame

THIS STORY IS FROM OUR ARCHIVESRene first came across Mischa when she turned up at the back door of his partner Alison’s workplace.  She was a typical feral cat, terrified of people but never aggressive.

Bruce the eleven year old cross bred dog

THIS STORY IS FROM OUR ARCHIVES Bruce had a life threatening crisis last summer, and Sarah is happy to share his story for a simple reason: the problem could have been prevented and she’d like other ..

Rocky is a much loved German Shepherd

THIS STORY IS FROM OUR ARCHIVESEarlier this week, there was a social media storm when a Meath county councillor said that he was amazed that people kept restricted breeds of dogs as family pets.