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Parrot Nutrition at Rosevean Vets

Here at Rosevean Veterinary Practice we know that Parrot nutrition is very important for our companion birds. Our knowledge of what they need is constantly improving. Dietary preferences are common and many parrots form an addiction to seed…
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Hyperthyroidism

Hyperthyroidism-  This is a condition where cats produce excess metabolic hormone, and if often affects older cats (95% are >10 years old). Symptoms can include: weight loss increased appetite increased drinking and urination …
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Alabama Rot - Cutaneous and Renal Glomerular Vasculopathy (CRGV)

Alabama Rot, also known as Cutaneous and Renal Glomerular Vasculopathy (CRGV) , explained by Rosevean Veterinary Practice, Cornwall. In Alabama Rot, blood vessels in the skin and kidneys are damaged by tiny clots which can lead to damage to…
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Vaccinations for Cats and Dogs

Vaccinations for Cats and Dogs - Here at Rosevean Veterinary Practice in Penzance, we vaccinate against the most important diseases but try to use as few vaccinations as possible as infrequently as possible. Why do we vaccinate? Vaccinations…
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Free Tortoise Pre-hibernation checks in September and October

It is vital that a tortoise is fit and healthy before going into hibernation. Now is the time to consider the condition of your tortoise so that any health issues can be resolved before hibernation becomes imminent. Phone us now to book a…
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BE ADDER AWARE

 Adder awareness is essential for all dog owners. An adult adder is around 50-60cm long and is characterised by having a black/brown zigzag pattern along it's back. They are commonly found on dry sandy heaths, sand dunes, rocky hillsides, moorland…
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DOGS DIE IN HOT CARS!

May we remind you of the dangers of leaving your dog alone in a car on a hot day. A car can become as hot as an oven very quickly, even when it doesn't feel that warm. When it is 22 degrees outside, in a car it can reach an unbearable 47…
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ROSEVEAN VETS OUT OF HOURS EMERGENCY SERVICE

Out of hours emergency service is now available at Rosevean. As of January 2015 we have staff on site 24/7 caring for hospitalised pets. At Rosevean we have always been proud to provide our own out of hours emergency service, here at Rosevean…
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Equine Infectious Disease

Concerned about equine infectious disease and biosecurity? Or just want to know more. Head to www.xlequine.co.uk to see the XLVets Spring campaign Plan.Protect.Prevent. Lots of information on the common infectious dieases that we encounter…