Winter care tips for rabbits in Northamptonshire

Posted on 21st Nov 2018

Rabbits need to be protected from the elements when the temperature dips. We have some useful advice for owners.

Northlands' tips for cold weather care

Posted on 14th Nov 2018

It’s easy to overlook some of the hazards that face cats in the colder months, so here are a few pointers to keep your pet safe.

Keep your dog young for longer with Northlands

Posted on 7th Nov 2018

As your dog grows older it is likely to face similar issues to humans – middle-age spread, joint pain, loss of hearing or eyesight. But all these things can be dealt with once you know how.

Handy Bonfire Night tips for rabbits

Posted on 21st Oct 2018

Fireworks can be very scary for rabbits, so the team at Northampton Road has advice for keeping them safe at this time of year.

Dark night safety for cats

Posted on 14th Oct 2018

Our infographic and tips from the team will help you keep your cat safe in the darker nights and the season of fireworks in Northamptonshire.

Is your dog afraid of loud noises?

Posted on 7th Oct 2018

The team at Northlands offer some advice on keeping your dog calm if it has a fear of loud noises.

Belting up your dog with Northlands Veterinary Hospital

Posted on 21st Sep 2018

If you travel with an unrestrained dog in your car you are breaking the law and could invalidate your insurance. We suggest the best ways of keeping you and your pooch safe.

Enjoy travelling with your guinea pig

Posted on 14th Sep 2018

The team at Northampton Road offers some top tips for travelling by road and rail with your guinea pig.

Safe travels with your cat in Northamptonshire

Posted on 7th Sep 2018

Cats usually aren’t the best travel companions, but following our advice can help ease the stress and strain on both of you.

Mature cat? Read Northlands' diet advice

Posted on 21st Aug 2018

If your cat is in their twilight years, you can help them stay healthy by choosing the right nutrition.

How to help a constipated dog

Posted on 14th Aug 2018

If you’re worried about your dog’s toilet habits, our vet Catherine can help you discover the cause and make life better for both of you.

What should you feed your rabbit?

Posted on 7th Aug 2018

It might seem obvious, but there are some foods that are essential to you rabbit’s diet, and some that are a complete no-no. Our head vet Catherine Corden-Parry offers some advice.

Cats and heat stroke advice from Northlands

Posted on 21st Jul 2018

While much advice is out there involving dogs and hot weather, cats, too, can suffer in the heat. If you know what to look out for you can prevent that happening.

Caring for an outdoor bunny

Posted on 14th Jul 2018

Outdoor living can be great for rabbits, as long as they’re protected from the elements and predators, says our vet, Catherine

Cool canines in Northamptonshire

Posted on 7th Jul 2018

To avoid heatstroke and dehydration in dogs, it’s important to keep them cool in hot weather. We share some fun ways to do this while keeping them active.

Blood Banks for Dogs

Posted on 21st Jun 2018

We all understand the concept of blood banks for humans but did you know a blood bank program exists for dogs to?

Is your bunny rabbiting on?

Posted on 14th Jun 2018

Grunts, honks and dancing – rabbits are fascinating communicators, Northlands' team share their research with you.

What’s your cat’s tail telling you?

Posted on 7th Jun 2018

Read the guide from our nurse Allison, it explores cat tail movements and what they mean.

New kitten checklist

Posted on 21st May 2018

The veterinary team at Northlands Veterinary Hospital give their top tips for owners of new kittens.

Rabbits kept alone are at high risk of loneliness

Posted on 14th May 2018

It is likely that many rabbits in Kettering are lonely – the team at Northlands Veterinary Hospital discuss and suggest solutions.

How to prevent chewing in dogs

Posted on 7th May 2018

Learn from the veterinary team at Northlands Veterinary Hospital why dogs chew and how to prevent this destructive habit.

Regular heart checks for dogs in Northamptonshire

Posted on 21st Apr 2018

While heart disease is pretty common in dogs it’s often asymptomatic at first, so annual check-ups will help your vet spot early signs.

Northlands' tips for a healthy feline heart

Posted on 14th Apr 2018

Heart disease in cats is tricky to spot as symptoms often set in late. Prevention really is key, so regular check-ups can help.

Six tips for a happy bunny from Northlands Veterinary Hospital

Posted on 7th Apr 2018

Spring is a great time to review your rabbit care, so here’s a bunch of suggestions to keep your pet in fine fettle throughout the year.

Keep your cat worm-free with Northlands

Posted on 21st Mar 2018

No one likes the thought of their pet having worms, so we have some tips on preventing and getting rid of them.

Ways you can cross off ticks in Kettering

Posted on 14th Mar 2018

Ticks are blood-sucking parasites that can cause infection or lead to disease, so we’ve created an infographic on how to remove them.

Introducing the Golden Oldies Clinics

Posted on 7th Mar 2018

Here to guide you through the signs of ageing

Healthy teeth and gums for cats

Posted on 21st Feb 2018

Once over the age of three, cats can be prone to tooth and gum problems. For peace of mind Northlands can offer your pet a dental check-up.

Lifesaving dental advice for rabbits from Northlands

Posted on 14th Feb 2018

Many health problems in rabbits can be linked to their teeth, which is why we are offering nurse dental checks this month.

Brushing your dog’s teeth

Posted on 7th Feb 2018

Dental health is very important in dogs, as Catherine Corden-Parry explains. Make sure you’re treating your dog’s teeth right with a dental check-up.

Dogs’ fun doesn’t have to stop with the festivities

Posted on 21st Jan 2018

After all the Christmas fun your dog may get a bit bored, but Northlands have tips to keep them at their peak.

Learn your cat’s Body Condition Score

Posted on 14th Jan 2018

Our handy chart, devised by head vet Catherine will help you determine if your cat is at its correct weight for its size and age.

Is your bunny full of bounce?

Posted on 7th Jan 2018

Our head nurse Allison has put together some simple advice on how to keep your pet rabbit on top form all year.

Tell us what you think of Northlands Veterinary Hospital

Posted on 21st Dec 2017

As local vets, the quality of our service really matters to us – so we want to know if there’s anything we could do better.

(Don’t) give the dog a bone

Posted on 14th Dec 2017

When you’re considering giving your dog a nice, juicy bone, check with Northlands to make sure you’re treating it right.

Treat your cat well in Kettering

Posted on 7th Dec 2017

Feeding treats is just one way to show your cat affection. But to make sure you’re offering the right goodies, feel free to check with us.

Festive season preparations for your rabbit

Posted on 21st Nov 2017

Make sure Christmas is as cosy for your rabbit as it is for you with tips from Northlands

Cat safety and festive foliage with Northlands

Posted on 14th Nov 2017

You know what they say about cats and curiosity? We have advice on the plants that are best left unexplored during the festive season.

Canine capers for Christmas

Posted on 7th Nov 2017

Festive dog movies are bound to tug at the heartstrings of dog owners, but you’ll know your pet is safe when it’s registered with Northlands Veterinary Hospital.

Bonfire night safety for rabbits in Northamptonshire

Posted on 21st Oct 2017

Rabbits can be easily stressed by the unusual sounds of fireworks, so we’ve got some suggestions to keep them calm.

Calming fearful dogs in Kettering

Posted on 14th Oct 2017

Many dogs hate fireworks, but there are ways to keep them calm. Why not contact us for advice about pheromones?

Is your cat afraid of fireworks?

Posted on 7th Oct 2017

This time of year can be stressful for cats, but they can be good at covering it up, so why not ask Northlands for advice?

Northlands' guide to understanding your dog

Posted on 21st Sep 2017

Check out our five top tips for interpreting your dog’s behaviour, from barking to digging.

Is your rabbit under the weather?

Posted on 14th Sep 2017

Loss of appetite is a warning sign your rabbit may be unwell. Northlands can help advise you.

Northlands Veterinary Hospital gets honest about cats

Posted on 7th Sep 2017

Funny felines are all around us, whether at home or on the internet. Check out our list of truths for cat owners – and don’t forget to book regular check-ups.

Northlands' top five apps for cat owners

Posted on 21st Aug 2017

Ever wanted to track your kitty’s daily habits and health or identify common hazards? Now you can, with our top cat apps.

Helping a home-alone hound in Kettering

Posted on 14th Aug 2017

If your dog suffers from separation anxiety, Northlands Veterinary Hospital has many tips to help you make it feel more comfortable.

Understanding flystrike and how to avoid it

Posted on 7th Aug 2017

Flystrike is a common ailment for small pets in Kettering between April and October. Here’s how to prevent it.

Treat your pooch to luxury chews for £12.95

Posted on 21st Jul 2017

Have the most pampered pooch in Kettering with premium chews and toys from Wuff & Waggle for just £12.95.

Prevent cat heat stroke in Kettering

Posted on 14th Jul 2017

During the height of summer, it’s essential to keep your cat cool. Northlands outlines how to prevent feline heat stroke.

Keep your Northamptonshire rabbit cool

Posted on 7th Jul 2017

Domestic rabbits need a cool environment to stay comfortable. Here’s how to prevent your bunny from overheating.