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Dr Doolittle’s Aberdare 01685 878900
Dr Doolittle’s Cardiff 02920 619899
Dr Doolittle’s Penarth 02920 350095
Summergrove Vets, Malpas 01633 858599
Summercourt Vets, Caerphilly 02920 026474
Summerdale Vets, Cwmbran 01633 877055
Summerhill Vets, Newport 01633 255394
Summerview Vets, Chepstow 01291 620661
Summerwood Vets, Blackwood 01495 222383
Summerhill, Highcross 01633 383111

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Free Flea & Tick Checks

Plus advice on parasite prevention!

The number and variety of parasites affecting pets in the UK has changed substantially over recent years. Thanks to modern-day living with central heating, flea pupae can survive dormant in carpets, soft furnishings and between floorboards, without the pet, for up to 1 year. Lungworm has spread across the country to regions that it previously had not been seen in and a recent report found that ticks affected 1 in every 3 dogs.
 
Call us to book your free flea and tick check, where you will also receive preventative treatment options and advice - tailored to your pet’s specific needs.
 
To do this, we take into account the local area's parasite make up, as well as your pet’s lifestyle, to be able to best advise you on the most suitable products. For example, does your dog swim regularly? Is your cat an indoor-only cat? Do your pets hunt or scavenge? The answers to these and other questions will help us to determine the most suitable parasite preventative care plan to keep your pet, family and home free from parasites, and the awful diseases they carry.

Check is generally performed by a nurse.