51 Leicester Road Hinckley Leicestershire LE10 1LW

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Fairfield Pet Stories

Fairfield Veterinary surgeons Terry Dunne and Geraldine Young write "Interesting Pet Stories" articles for the Hinckley Herald, published by the Hinckley Times.

View our Pet Stories below from dogs, cats and all kinds of other pets and wildlife. The stories are all genuine cases from the Fairfield archives.
Warning: Some images may be upsetting for some viewers.

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"Jackdaw" - Bitten by Cat

"Jackdaw" - Bitten by Cat
Spring is in the air and that fact has become all the more apparent by the increasing number of fledglings which are being brought to our surgery. In a large number of cases these are young birds which have fallen victim to that remarkably efficient ...
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"Tex" The Guinea Pig

"Tex" The Guinea Pig
The only lucky thing about "Tex" Barnes of Park View, Sharnford is the fact that he has a very dedicated owner. Having only graced this world for 10 months he has managed to break a hind leg (which healed successfully), succumb to a heavy lice infest...
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"Betty" - Hamster with hair loss.

"Betty" - Hamster with hair loss.
This week I examined a Syrian hamster named Betty. Her hair coat looked ruffled and she had lost hair. She had a little patch of dry scaly skin on her back. There are several diseases that can cause hair loss or baldness.Dermatophytosis or fungal dis...
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"Chaplin" - Gerbil with Tumor

"Chaplin" - Gerbil with Tumor
Although pet rodents constitute only a small percentage of pets seen our practice, owners are as dedicated to those pets as are other owners to the more common dogs and cats. Rodents make excellent pets, with low space, feeding and economic requireme...
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"Mandy" - Tortoise with eye injury

"Mandy" - Tortoise with eye injury
When I first started working as a veterinary surgeon at the age of 21, after 5 years at University, I quickly became accustomed to the fact that most of my clients were older than me. I always felt a little reassured that at least I had more experien...
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Fairfield Veterinary Centre

51 Leicester Road,
Hinckley,
Leicestershire
LE10 1LW

Tel: 01455 637 642
Fax: 01455 631 898

enquiries@fairfieldvets.co.uk

Emergency Number
0116 255 6360

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