June 2016

Pet of the Month: 
Sadie Rees

Sadie, a 9 Year 11 Month Old Female Neutered Labrador, has been attending the Smart Clinic since last December after being referred to us to addres

British Veterinary Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine Association (BVRSMA) CPD Day ‘Fit to Fly’: The Canine Athlete

Friday, October 7, 2016 - 08:30
£80 for BVRSMA members, £100 for non-members

With the increasing popularity of canine sports including agility, this will be a relevant and interesting day. Topics to be discussed include:

- How abnormal movement patterns can predispose athletes to lameness

- Common injuries and the latest developments in treatment: an orthopaedic surgeon’s view

- Injury prevention and factors leading to injury

- Teamwork between dogs and handlers

May 2016

Pet of the Month: 
Teek Mitchell

Teek Mitchell 6 Year 8 Month Old Male Border Collie

Rhonwen Edwards - Animal Technician

Rhonwen joined the team in November 2015, after deciding to finally persue her dreams of working with animals.

International Academy of Veterinary Chiropractic Postgraduate Advanced Animal Chiropractic Course: Emphasis on the Extremities

Date Attended: 
Friday, October 30, 2015

Tamsin attended this course near Hamburg for the last weekend in October. It was a great opportunity to discuss cases with fellow veterinary chiropractors from all over Europe, to fine-tune skills and to discover additional techniques that can be employed in unusual cases. She meets with her fellow veterinary chiropractors for these educational events twice per year.

February 2016

Pet of the Month: 
Valli the Indian Elephant

“Dear Lowri, do you treat large animals?” was the relatively innocuous email that I received from Cath at Carmarthen Veterinary Centre one autumn m

January 2016

Pet of the Month: 
Tiger Lloyd

Tiger Lloyd, a Male Irish Wolfhound, is one of the biggest patients we see here at the Smart Clinic and everybody, staff and clients, loves seeing

December 2015

Pet of the Month: 
Bento Harding

Bento, a 6 Year 2 Month Old Male Neutered Miniature Dachshund, was first referred to the Smart Clinic in October of this year following Spinal Surg

RVC-Advanced nutrition for nurses 2016

Date Attended: 
Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Sian is currently attending the Advanced nutrition for nurses course offered by the RVC. Topics include how diets can help animals with various problems, updates on nutritional therapies, and getting the most out of weight loss clinics.