Avian Influenza

Avian Influenza, also known as “Bird Flu”, is a viral infection which affects many bird species, including chickens, ducks, turkeys, and geese. It enters the UK via migratory birds and can be spread by wild birds, other wildlife, and humans. There are two forms of Avian Influenza (AI): Low Pathogenicity (LPAI): Symptoms are variable, including...
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Adder bites

We are currently seeing a lot of dogs with adder bites in the surgery. Adders are common around Brighton, on the Downs, wild parklands and grassy areas. They come out of hibernation in the springtime and the long spell of warm weather we’ve been experiencing is making them particularly active. Dogs are susceptible to adder...
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