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.

View our archive Pet Stories Here

"Qato" - Cat with Feline Hyperthyroidism

"Qato" - Cat with Feline Hyperthyroidism
When "Qato" was first presented at Fairfield with the classic symptoms of severe weight loss, despite "eating for England", it didn't take my colleagues too long to determine a definitive diagnosis of feline hyperthyroidism (overactive thyroid). As a...
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"Daisy" - Guinea Pig with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

"Daisy" - Guinea Pig with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
Guinea pigs and humans are two of only a handful of species in the world to-day whose bodies cannot manufacture Vitamin C. Consequently, they have to obtain Vitamin C from their diet in order to survive. "Daisy" the guinea pig was brought to me by he...
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"Dexter" - Giant Rabbit for Neutering

"Dexter" - Giant Rabbit for Neutering
We were delighted at the Fairfield Veterinary Centre (not just me as an ardent rabbit lover!) when a Giant Rabbit, weighing 4.5 kg at only 5 months old, was brought to us to be neutered. "Dexter" is extremely well-behaved and his owners have never co...
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Fairfield Veterinary Centre

51 Leicester Road,
LE10 1LW

Tel: 01455 637 642
Fax: 01455 631 898


Emergency Number
0116 255 6360

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