Monthly Archives: January 2018


Jake is a Sprollie, a cross between a Springer Spaniel and a Collie, and only 9 months old. The team at Westport Vets know Jake well after performing a laparotomy to remove a silicone rubber heel of a shoe insole. Jake recovered quickly and just loves to play (all the time) and has almost boundless energy! His favourite toy is [...]

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Favourite Toy: Harvey loves soft toys (pulling the stuffing out of them!) and his favourite soft toy is Teddy - which resides at Grandma and Grandpa's house.  Teddy is the only soft toy he's not destroyed, and he'll often be found sitting cuddling it. However, his favourite toy is a football (actually a basketball so he can't get his teeth into it!) [...]

2023-01-23T11:31:49+00:00January 31st, 2018|


This feature is in loving memory of a very special dog, Ziggy Hutton. Sadly, Ziggy passed away earlier this year in June, but his humans hope by telling his story that they will help others who find themselves in their situation. Ziggy was a 10-year-old Tri-Coloured Collie Cross adopted from the Dogs Trust 9 years ago. His behaviour was all [...]

2023-01-23T11:31:49+00:00January 31st, 2018|


Scully is a handsome 6-year-old Black Labrador. Scully is happiest with his favourite tug rope or anywhere that has water, heather, hares and deer to chase! Once his humans leave the house he sneaks onto the nearest bed for a snooze. Scully has been accused in the past of eating limbs from the kid’s teddies and stealing socks. He has [...]

2023-01-23T11:31:49+00:00January 31st, 2018|