Latest Covid-19 Lockdown 3 Updates

We would just like to give our clients an update to our everyday running of the practice during the third lockdown. Due to still being unable to welcome our clients back in to the practice, please can we remind all clients to bring a mobile phone to your appointment...

Pet Travel Update December 2020 for EU and Ireland

Many of us are looking forward to hopefully being able to travel again in 2021; however Brexit has meant some changes if you wish to take your pet with you on your EU travels. From the 1st January 2021, for the purposes of pet travel, the UK will become a Third...

*Coronavirus Update*

To all our clients, Following the Prime Minister’s announcement we want to reassure you that the staff at Burghley Veterinary Centre are still available to help your pets if you are concerned about them during the lockdown, however we are running on a stripped back...

Attention to our lovely Collie dog owners

ATTENTION TO OUR LOVELY COLLIE BREED OWNERS ESPECIALLY BUT TO ALL DOG OWNERS THIS POST MAY BE WORTH A READ…. Who has heard of the phrase ‘multidrug resistance mutation 1 (MDR1)’? This refers to a specific mutation that can occur at a gene known as the MDR1 gene. Many...

Found a lump on your pet?

Have you just felt a lump on your pet? Finding a lump on your pet is a natural cause of concern for all pet owners. It can be caused by infections or even cancers but most lumps that appear on our pets are benign.Could it be dangerous?Many different diseases can...

Skin problems in dogs

We are seeing lots of itchy pets at the surgery at the moment and it can really make them quite miserable.Many clients (and dogs) get frustrated when their dog keeps scratching. Why does it keep happening? Is there a magic injection to make it go away?Very broadly...