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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"Max" - Boxer with Fibrocartilaginous Embolism

"Max" - Boxer with Fibrocartilaginous Embolism
The term boisterous could well have been coined with "Boxer" dogs in mind and "Max" one of our patients was no exception to that description. It was because his owners were so accustomed to seeing him charge around madly that they became quite shocke...
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"Jess" - Cat with Feline Influenza

"Jess" - Cat with Feline Influenza
It would appear that the Hinckley human population has been in the grip of an outbreak of influenza B. The most susceptible group are young children and is the reason why many classrooms have been half empty in the run up to the half term break. Abse...
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"Lilly" - Pug with Medially Located Patella

"Lilly" - Pug with Medially Located Patella
"If it ain't broke don't fix it", goes the saying. Whilst this motto may well seem self evident it can sometimes require a more complex decision to be made. It is often the case that I am faced with patients who have significant orthopaedic problems....
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"Finn" - German Shorthair Pointer with Impacted Anal Glands

"Finn" - German Shorthair Pointer with Impacted Anal Glands
It has always been a problem in my particular profession to convince my patients that I am interested in their well being! Unable to comprehend the benefits of a clinical examination with the tools of my trade, a thermometer and a stethoscope, it is ...
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"Sally" - Springer Spaniel with New Lens after Cataracts

"Sally" - Springer Spaniel with New Lens after Cataracts
Someone once said "A good man takes care of his animals" and this has certainly been my experience over the years. The level of effort and support that some owners are prepared to commit can be a humbling experience. At Fairfield, we are extremely fo...
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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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