With expert skills & the best surgical facilities we were able to help Bailey!

Here at the Riverside Veterinary Centre, we know that rabbits are adept at hiding their problems from their owners and vets alike.  Quite often when presented with rabbit problems the words: “she’s just not right” are commonly heard.  If that doesn’t sound too helpful – it’s not!  But often it’s all we and an owner have to […]

FLYSTRIKE – May 1st to October 1st risk time for rabbits

From May 1st to October 1st is the period of greatest risk from flystrike in rabbits.  The term flystrike is used to describe the appalling damage inflicted on rabbits when certain types of flies lay eggs on their soiled fur due to them having “mucky bottoms”.  These eggs hatch in to maggots that subsequently feed […]