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Wednesday, 5 June 2019 - 11:06am
This Rabbit Awareness Week (1st - 9th June 2019) we're sharing advice on flystrike - what is the disease, how does it occur and what can we do to prevent it?
Thursday, 9 May 2019 - 12:17pm
Now you've met the team, it's time to explore what our veterinary nurses do in practice to care for our pets. Here are just some of the many and varied tasks an RVN can do...
Sunday, 5 May 2019 - 10:28am
During Veterinary Nursing Awareness Month we’re also taking the opportunity to introduce you to some other members of the practice team. We'd love you to be familiar with our job roles and be confident about who you are speaking with when you come in to the surgery. Maybe some of you are considering a career in the veterinary world and would like to know more about how to get started!
Saturday, 4 May 2019 - 10:17am
Now you know how to spot our nurses when you come into the practice - but do you know who else is caring for your pets? During Veterinary Nursing Awareness Month we’d love to take the opportunity to introduce you to some other members of the practice team so you know what we look like and what we do. The veterinary profession is a real team effort where every role is important and every person matters.
Friday, 3 May 2019 - 2:12pm
This Veterinary Nursing Awareness Month, meet Becci our Deputy Head Nurse, one of our registered veterinary nurses (RVNs) and learn more about what it means to be a Registered Veterinary Nurse
Thursday, 2 May 2019 - 2:06pm
This Veterinary Nursing Awareness Month, meet Sophie one of our student veterinary nurses. Here at Severn Edge student VNs wear pale green and...
Wednesday, 1 May 2019 - 9:18am
May is Veterinary Nursing Awareness Month - join us in celebrating and talking about the vital role that Registered Veterinary Nurses (RVNs)...
Tuesday, 16 April 2019 - 10:21am
Canicross is becoming increasingly popular. What on earth is canicross you may ask? It is essentially running with your dog – many of you will already be doing this! Vet Harriet discusses her canicross exploits with Genghis the cocker spaniel and explains how to get started in this popular pastime
How To Brush Your Dog's Teeth
Thursday, 7 February 2019 - 11:00am
It's Pet Dental Health Month here at Severn Edge Vets. Did you know that brushing your dog's teeth is the very best way to avoid dental problems - and it needn't be a battle! Click to see our how-to video, with a little help from Digby the cocker spaniel
Wednesday, 2 January 2019 - 11:49am
Has your pet overindulged over the festive period? Free weight management clinics are available with our nursing team - call your local surgery to book an appointment
Monday, 17 December 2018 - 10:47am
Wishing you a very merry Christmas and a happy new year from all of the team at Severn Edge Vets. Please click here to see our Christmas opening hours and emergency contact details
Monday, 15 October 2018 - 10:27am
Bonfire night is fast approaching and although for us this is an exciting time of year, the same cannot be said for our pets. Many animals will...
Thursday, 1 February 2018 - 3:13pm
How is the disease spread? There has been some speculation that walking dogs in particular areas of the countryside may be a contributing...
Thursday, 18 January 2018 - 3:11pm
Bird Flu Detected in Wild Birds in Warwickshire Highly pathogenic H5N6 bird flu has been detected in wild birds in Warwickshire. This is the...
Wednesday, 20 December 2017 - 12:12pm
Severn Edge Vets Bewdley will be moving on Tuesday 19 December to our new premises just a three minute drive away at 17 Severnside South,...
Thursday, 5 October 2017 - 12:25pm
Increasingly popular at celebrations, fireworks can be very traumatic for our pets. For some pets the loud sudden noises, bright colours and...
Tuesday, 11 April 2017 - 9:50am
Removal of housing requirement in Higher Risk Areas from 13 April The Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA) have today announced https://www...
Wednesday, 8 February 2017 - 12:04pm
From: Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs , Animal and Plant Health Agency , Food Standards Agency and Public Health England...
Tuesday, 17 January 2017 - 4:37pm
The Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA) is warning farmers and smallholders not to feed catering or kitchen waste to livestock such as pigs...
Thursday, 5 January 2017 - 4:53pm
The Chief Veterinary Officer has extended a Prevention Zone to help protect poultry from avian flu. Read avian influenza (bird flu) in winter...
Tuesday, 13 December 2016 - 12:33pm
Rabbit haemorrhagic disease (RHD), also known as viral haemorrhagic disease or calici virus is a fatal disease found in the UK. Both outdoor...
Christmas Hazards
Tuesday, 29 November 2016 - 2:50pm
Tis the season to be jolly! Winter and Christmas time brings joy to man and pet alike, but there are some festive risks that every pet owner...
Down to the wire - an unusual food item
Tuesday, 1 November 2016 - 3:54pm
Billy became a little unwell a week ago with a stomach upset and was a little lethargic. A day or two prior to that he had been taken on a walk...
The danger of a sweet treat
Tuesday, 1 November 2016 - 3:40pm
As the festive season begins we are all snacking on that little sweet treats we all love, Chocolate! However chocolate might be tasty to your...