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Equine Grass Sickness

Equine grass sickness is a life-threatening disease affecting the horse’s nervous system and intestinal tract that has been recognised for more than 100 years. It is particularly prevalent in the UK. Clinical signs of the disease can vary…
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Sweet - Itch

Sweet-Itch Proteins within the saliva of midges cause a localised allergic reaction within the skin, which is colloquially called ‘Sweet Itch’. It is characterised by persistent itching. Some horses may become irritable, restless and in…
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Urinary Incontinence

Urinary incontinence primarily affects middle aged and older neutered female dogs. It occasionally occurs in male dogs but is very rare in cats. It is a common misconception that it is a normal part of the aging process and untreatable!  What…
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Feline Lower Urinary Tract Disease (FLUTD)

Feline lower urinary tract disease (FLUTD) is a term used to describe a variety of common disorders that affect the lower urinary tract in cats. Feline lower urinary tract disease (FLUTD) can manifest with a variety of clinical signs that can…
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Atopic Dermatitis - Allergic Skin Disease

Atopic Dermatitis- Allergic Skin Disease, is relatively common in dogs and cats. Itching is one of the most common reasons for a pet to be brought into the vet and can be caused by a number of factors. Atopic Dermatitis (or from any other cause)…
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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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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…