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Q & A on anaesthesia with Daisy Norgate

We understand it’s a worrying time when your pet has to go in for a diagnostic work-up and/or surgery and that anaesthesia can be another worry for clients on top…

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A referring vets guide to hip dysplasia

By Sarah Girling Healthy, active, pain-free pets are important family members. But our pets do not speak and we should be able to understand when they are in pain. Unfortunately,…

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Cancer management – is it ever too late?

At Fitzpatrick Referrals Oncology and Soft Tissue, we can offer patient-tailored treatments for dogs and cats with all forms of cancer. Every animal’s individual situation is assessed, and a unique…

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Client Column: Tully by Lance Plunkett

Tully, by Lance Plunkett Tully is an eight-year-old Australian Kelpie who I’ve had since he was eight months old. He is extremely loyal, loves a cuddle and is super well…

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In conversation with Radiographer Felicity Stringer

Felicity Stringer, a radiographer at Fitzpatrick Referrals Orthopaedics and Neurology and Fitzpatrick Referrals Oncology and Soft Tissue, offers an insight into life working across both centres and multi-disciplines. 1. What…

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