262017May

Dental disease check up

Dental disease is one of the most common illnesses affecting pets, and it can even lead on to kidney, heart and liver problems. Some 80% cats and dogs over the age of three show signs of dental disease that requires immediate dental treatment. Have you lifted your pet’s lip recently? Have a look, check for…

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62017May

NEW Computer System, TUESDAY 9th MAY

NEW Computer System at Braid Vets: We are installing a new computer system at Braid Vets, across all three sites. To achieve this, our computers will be switched OFF on Tuesday 9th May, for the day! We will be still be OPEN however at all three sites on TUESDAY 9th MAY, but taking urgent and…

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222016Dec

Christmas & New Year Opening Hours

Christmas: Friday 23rd December: Open as normal Saturday 24th December: All branches Open 08:30 – 12 Noon Sunday 25th December: Closed Monday 26th December: Closed Tuesday 27th December: All branches Open 08:30 – 12 Noon Wednesday 28th: Open as usual New Year: Friday 30th December: Open as usual Saturday 31st December: All branches Open 08:30…

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22016Nov

Health Plan brochure

Click the link below for our new Braid Vets Health Plan brochure – there’s never been a better time to join! draft-ppv535-1016-braid-vets-plan-brochure-v4 draft-ppv202-1116-braid-vets-comparison-poster-a2-v3-1

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22016Nov

Fireworks Fear

The clocks have gone back, the leaves are falling off the trees, and it’s Firework time again. Fireworks are a traditional way of celebrating and so we will hear plenty of them as we celebrate Bonfire Night, then Diwali, then Christmas and finally New Year. All very bright and colourful for us, but what about…

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302016Sep

New phone system at main Hospital

BRAID VET HOSPITAL TELEPHONE UPGRADE MONDAY 3 OCTOBER 2016. We are upgrading our telephone system at the Mayfield Road Hospital on Monday. This should not cause any problem with our ability to receive your calls, however if there are any unforeseen circumstances and you are unable to get through please call either of our branches…

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152016Jun

Rabbit Awareness Week – FREE Health Checks

Rabbit Awareness Week 2016 Monday 20th – Friday 24th JUNE As part of our effort to improve the lot of the Nation’s pet rabbits, we are offering FREE Health Checks during RABBIT AWARENESS WEEK 2016, with one of our Registered Vet Nurses, at each of our three branches. Rabbits are the UK’s 4th most popular…

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212016Apr

All Vaccinations HALF PRICE when you join BVHP

You can save 50% on the cost of all vaccinations for dogs, cats and rabbits if you join our Braid Vets Health Plan. Braid Vets Health Plan gives your pet the highest level of care, and allows you to pay in easy monthly instalments. Click here for the Plan details. So, as examples, that’s 50%…

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202016Apr

Braid Vets – nominated for Vet Practice of the Year

Many thanks to the two clients who nominated our practice, Braid Vets Hospital, for the national Pet Plan sponsored “Vet Practice of the Year” awards 2016. Practices from all over the UK received nominations and the winners were announced at a posh function earlier this month in Birmingham. Whilst we didn’t win it, we were…

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102016Apr

It’s here – Law says dogs must be chipped.

As of April 6th, Scottish Government Law requires that all dogs are identifiable by a Microchip and that the Chip be registered on a UK database. If a dog is found not to have a microchip by the age of 8 weeks then the Keeper may be served a notice requiring them to get the…

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162016Feb

MICROCHIPS for DOGS:- special offer before April

MICROCHIP identification of all dogs becomes Law in Scotland on April 6th. To encourage all dog owners to have their dogs “chipped” in time, we are running an OFFER for all our registered dog-owning clients. Braid Vets will give £15 OFF the cost of implanting a Microchip during February and March (normal coat £26,00 inc…

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182016Jan

Dog & Cat Home Christmas Dinner Appeal

Many THANKS to all who donated to the “Dog & Cat Home Christmas Dinner Appeal 2015”. We had collection boxes at all three surgeries in December, and were once again blown away by the generosity of our clients – bags of food, tins of food, treats, even Christmas toys were donated for this worthwhile charity…

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