Silver Cat Friendly Clinic at AAS Vets

At AAS Vets we’re proud to be hold silver level Cat Friendly Clinic acceditations at our Quedgeley and Hucclecote locations, as well as being members of the ISFM (International Society of Feline Medicine). We recognise that cats are unique creatures with specific needs and it’s important to us to demonstrate our commitment to the animals…

Tips for worry-free visits to AAS Vets

Like many people dread going to the doctor, the vet can be a source of anxiety for our pets. Luckily, there are steps you can take to alleviate some of the anxiety your pet feels when it senses a visit to your vet in Gloucester is coming up. Preparing for your visit to your local…

Keeping your dog safe during car travel in Gloucester

It’s hard not to smile when you see a dog with its head out of the window in a travelling car. They look so happy and carefree! But travelling with an unrestrained dog could be a real risk – to them, to you, and to other drivers. If you’re going to be out and about…

Barbecues and your pets – things to consider  

Picture the scene…you’re in your garden, the sun is shining, maybe you have friends and family round to visit, and the charcoals are just about ready for you to start cooking al fresco. The last thing you want is an emergency vet visit with your beloved pet. If you’re planning a barbecue this weekend, here are…

Heat awareness for animals in hutches – Gloucester Vets

We all enjoy getting out in the sunshine when its sunny in Gloucester; however, it is not always true for our pets! Any animal can overheat in hot weather, and we can often forget how tough it can be on our pets that live in hutches, such as rabbits and guinea pigs. It can be…

AAS VETS COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 16th July Update

AAS Vets in Gloucester with practices in Abbeydale, Stroud Five Valleys, Quedgeley and Hucclecote are open and here to offer a full range of services for our patients whilst adhering to current COVID-19 safety guidelines. AAS Vets are working to reduce the spread of COVID-19, and therefore lead times for appointments may be a little…

IMPORTANT INFORMATION – PRODUCT RECALL

Fold Hill Foods has taken precautionary action to recall several dry cat food diets due to safety concerns. This is a result of a concerning spike detected by the Royal Veterinary College (RVC) in the number of pancytopenia cases in cats throughout the UK. What should I do? If you have bought any of the…

We’re all ears when it comes to your rabbit

Every year we celebrate Rabbit Awareness Week, a week dedicated to our rabbits. This year is the 15th year of the celebration, where we will be hopping through the years, as we provide you with the best information about how to care for your rabbit and how adapting their care throughout their years will help…

Kennel cough myths and facts

The very name ‘kennel cough’ suggest that dogs are only at risk of contracting this airborne disease if you put them into boarding kennels, while you go on holiday for example. As AAS Vets in Gloucester area say, it’s for this reason that many pet owners don’t get their dog vaccinated, because they don’t see…

Gloucester Vets warn about grass seeds & freshly cut grass hazards

AAS Vets in Gloucester, with practices in Abbeydale, Stroud Five Valleys, Quedgeley and Hucclecote, issue a warning about grass seeds season.  It is the season when issues related to grass seeds are quite common in pets, especially for dogs that spend a lot of time outdoors. Grass seeds can attach anywhere, but they most commonly…