Useful Info

Herbal Veterinary Consultations now available at Animal Care Hospital Cork.

Our vet Orlaith O' Mahony undertook further training in Western Veterinary Herbal Medicine and is now offering integrated consultations at the Animal Care Hospital. What is herbal medicine? Herbal medicine is the use of plant-derived medications in the treatment and prevention of disease. Many of our modern-day medicines originate from[…]

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Dry Eye in Dogs

January is Dry Eye Awareness Month. This is one of the most common eye problems in dogs and can quickly be diagnosed with a 60-second test. If you have any concerns about your dogs eyes or have identified any of the symptoms below. Do call us and we can chat[…]

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How to keep your pet fear free this New Year’s Eve

Five Top Tips to keep your pet fear free this New Year's Eve.   Identification Make sure that your pet has some form of I.D. with which you can be traced if they stray over New Years Eve. This can include a microchip and also a pet tag, preferably both. Keep[…]

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Fear Free consultations

We are proud to be the first veterinary hospital in Ireland to have a fear free certified veterinarian on our team. Our vet Orlaith O’ Mahony completed her fear free certification in October 2018. We know it can be stressful for your pet to come to the vet and we want to reduce[…]

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How to take care of your pet this Halloween

Halloween can be a difficult time for pets and pet owners with lots of dangerous treats and unpredictable loud noises. Here is some advice to help you and your pet cope with this time of the year and enjoy a fear free Halloween. How to ensure your pet stays safe[…]

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How to protect your pet from fleas

Summer time is fun for all the family with lots of outdoor play and exercise. For our pets, we need to make sure to protect them from fleas and ticks at this time of the year. We recomend Bravecto to help keep your pet and your family safe from ticks[…]

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Why you should neuter/spay your dog

The Animal Care Hospital supports Spay Aware Month. Are you a dog owner? Are you thinking about neutering/spaying your dog? The ISPCA have launched their annual Spay Aware public awareness campaign for June, which aims to urge pet owners to do their part by spaying or neutering their pets to[…]

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Dental care tips for your pet

We all know dental care is important for us and our pets.  In animals, dental disease can be a relatively silent but debilitating condition. We have a special offer this month for a free dental check up and 10% of all dental procedures. Seven signs your pet has dental disease Smell[…]

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Tips to keep your dog healthy with the right nutrition

Providing the correct pet food and ensuring your pet is receiving the right nutrition is a vital aspect of maintaining good health. Significant advances have been made recently in the formulation of complete dry pet foods. There are a confusing number of different brands available to the pet owner and they vary[…]

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Why you should neuter your cat

Are you a cat owner? Are you thinking about neutering your cat? Please see below some useful information on why you should neuter your cat and the benefits to your cats and other cats if you do. When your pet is about 5 months old, we offer a free pre[…]

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