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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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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Braid Vets CHRISTMAS HAMPER Competition

During December, all clients who visited our three Braid Vet surgeries, had their names entered into a Prize Draw. Just before Christmas, we drew two lucky Winners – one who received a Hamper of Cat toys, food and Braid Vet Vouchers, and one who received a Hamper of Dog toys, food and Braid Vet Vouchers….

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2016 Charity Calendar now available!

Our Braid Vets 2016 Charity Calendar is now available! Following a competition among our Facebook followers we have selected the 13 best pet pics for our 2016 Calendar. You can view the pictures on our Facebook page, and can buy a copy from RECEPTION at any of our three branches. Each calendar costs £10.00. All…

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Christmas & New Year opening hours

We will continue to provide you and your pets with 24 hour care right across the festive period through our e-vets Emergency Service. Normal office hours will finish and e-vets will take over at the following times: Thursday 24th December 6pm Christmas Eve right through to 8:30am on Monday 28th December. All 3 Braid Vets…

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Braid Vets at CaniCross Racing Day

Braid Vets were the vets in attendance at another very successful Canicross Racing Day, run by Cani-Sports Edinburgh. Over 150 dogs took part in races around the Foxlake woods, near Dunbar, over 2.5 or 5km. It was great to see so many athletic dogs – of all shapes and sizes, and also so many juniors…

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Microchipping is HALF PRICE in June!

June is National Microchipping Month. All dogs will be required, by Law, to have a Microchip Identity by April 2016. During June 2015, we are offering:- – a Free Health Check with our Vet Nurses – a Microchip implanted at HALF PRICE, £13.00 inc VAT – including lifetime registration – one off cost – for…

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Braid Vets Dalkeith 3rd birthday!

Braid Vets Dalkeith is 3 years old today! Happy Birthday to us, and thank you to all our clients who have supported us so far. When we took over practice in April 2012 we also inherited its two superb members of staff – Jill, Receptionist par excellence, who remains a bedrock at Dalkeith, and Elaine,…

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Health Plan pets get 10% Discount off e-vets fees

Pets who are members of our Braid Vets Health Plan receive 10% Discount off all fees when seen out of hours by our e-vets Emergency Service.  Regardless of the hour of day or night, your pet’s emergency can be dealt with at our Mayfield Road Hospital – Edinburgh’s only Accredited private Veterinary Hospital – by…

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Chips for all dogs

Scotland to introduce compulsory microchipping. Compulsory dog microchipping will be introduced in Scotland from April 2016, at the same time as similar legislation comes into effect in England and Wales. The news was announced on March 4 by Scotland’s rural affairs secretary Richard Lochhead. “I can now confirm that compulsory microchipping will be introduced in…

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Braid Calendar Fundraiser result

We are delighted to report that the Braid Vets 2015 Calendar, produced as a fundraiser for Cancer Research UK, sold out! The proceeds from this, along with Collection Boxes at each of the three surgeries, enabled us to present a final donation of £987 to Cancer Research UK. Well done team, and Many Thanks to…

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Christmas Hours

e-vets 0131 662 1689 We wish you a Merry Christmas, and a Happy New Year! We hope of course that your pets keep in good health and enjoy the Festive Season too, but don’t worry – we are always available! Our e-vets Emergency Service will be operating from our Mayfield Road Hospital right through Christmas…

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