What does “soft tissue surgery” mean on a vets’ website, and is it important?

Home » All Posts » New vet » What does “soft tissue surgery” mean on a vets’ website, and is it important?

When you search online for your veterinary practice you may find that they provide services such as orthopedics (dealing with the correction of deformities of bones or muscles); dental procedures (dealing with the teeth and oral cavity) and soft tissue surgery. So, what does soft tissue surgery actually mean?

Read more

Orthopedic Surgeon Forced To Stop Offering Free Surgery For Pets After Angry Outcry From Veterinary Community

A love for animals unites most pet lovers – but it can divide us just as much. Most of us agree on a few basic things: pets deserve to be happy, healthy, and loved – but how they should receive those things is often the subject of debate. Recently 11Alive.com shared what appeared to be … Read more

Specialist reports ‘great success’ from new approach to canine spinal surgery

A neurology specialist at a Surrey small animal hospital believes a new approach to canine spinal surgery can reduce complications for patients. Guillaume Leblond, who works at North Downs Specialist Referrals in Bletchingley, near Redhill, said his team had enjoyed “great success” using a technique called dorsal atlantoaxial stabilization (DAAS). He has also co-authored a … Read more

New clinical directors relish Donview surgery expansion plan

An Aberdeenshire veterinary practice is facing a fresh chapter with new management and a raft of new facilities they said will expand its services to clients. Around £265,000 has been spent on the expansion of the Donview Veterinary Center in Inverurie, as a result of funding from the VetPartners group. The work has included the … Read more

Pound dog blues: puppy has surgery after swallowing 20 coins from owner’s purse | Dogs

A 12-week-old puppy named Daisy has successfully had emergency surgery after doing what puppies do best: eating things they should not. In Daisy’s case, it involved swallowing 20 coins from its owner’s purse. Vet charity the PDSA said the owner of the Bichon Frise cross became concerned after she started vomiting and had stopped eating. … Read more

Vets save Labrador retriever with eight-hour intestinal surgery

Vets undertook an eight-hour operation to save the life of a Labrador retriever suffering from a ruptured intestine and septic peritonitis. Harlyn, 10, was rushed to Maven Vets in North Cheam, London Borough of Sutton, where Tom Bacon led the eight-hour life-saving operation. He said the full extent of Harlyn’s problems – which included a … Read more

Broadway Veterinary Surgery celebrates VNAM with new structure for vet nurses

Broadway Veterinary Surgery near Liverpool has announced the launch of a structure to create more career development opportunities for its vet nurses. To coincide with Veterinary Nursing Awareness Month (VNAM), the Wirral practice has made a string of senior appointments to its overall nursing team. Opportunities Eve Griffiths has been appointed as clinical nursing manager … Read more

Family Dumps Their “Ugly Dog”, Doctors Transformed Him With A ‘Life-Altering’ Surgery

This is the story of a dog, Bjarni, who was rescued from a difficult home with a disfigured face. Despite being ignored by passersby at first, those who one who found this dog’s story saw it as a worthy cause to support. There seems to be no immediate danger to the dog as he is … Read more