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Thank you for the nomination! It's great to be appreciated. Petplan UK, #PetplanVetAwards
A big congratulations to Danielle on passing her AMTRA SQP exams and qualifying to dispense companion animal and avian medications. This is a very intensive course and not easy to pass so she really does deserve a round of applause for her hard wo...
May 2018 be a year of happiness and health for all of you. "Cheers" from all of us here at Briar Dawn
Who fancies this little cutie to cuddle? Meet Dorothy, who has found a lovely home with our receptionist Alice. How gorgeous are those eyes?
Wishing all of our lovely clients and their furry families a very Merry Christmas. Have a wonderful time with those who mean the most to you! From all of us here at Briar Dawn xxx
Saturday 23rd: 9am-3pm Christmas Eve (24th): CLOSED Christmas Day (25th): CLOSED Boxing Day (26th): CLOSED 27th: 8am-6:30pm 28th: 8am-6:30pm 29th: 8am-6:30pm 30th: 9am-3pm New Years Eve (31st): CLOSED New Years Day (1st): CLOSED 2nd onwards: Back ...
REPEAT PRESCRIPTIONS - if you're likely to need medication for your pet over the Christmas break please make sure you get it ordered by 1pm tomorrow. Our last delivery before the break will be on Friday with no further delivery until next Wednesda...
What they forecast - top....what we actually got - bottom. Well, they certainly got it wrong this time didn't they! We're open as usual, the parking lot is a little snowy so do take care. Looking forward to being of service as always. Have a lovel...
It's snowing quite heavily here at the moment but for now we're open as usual. Keep an eye out here for updates.
Are you almost ready for the festive season?Are you expecting extra visitors this year?If your dog gets a little overwhelmed by all the festivity, we may be able to help using natural calming pheromones. Just pop into the practice and have a cha...
Thank you to all of our lovely clients who have bought a cat nip toy in aid of oldham cats this year, today our certificate came though to show we have raise over £300 in total. Beryl Wilson has dropped off more wonderful Cat nip toys, with a Ch...
This month's newsletter has some very important info about keeping your pets safe this winter. Check it out here and if you're not already subscribed why not sign up?
UPDATE - This little lady's owner has been in and they're off to fetch her now so happy ending once again - thanks everyone!! STRAY lurcher found wandering on Grains Road this afternoon. No collar but she is chipped - unfortunately the associat...
Just to let all of our lovely clients know that this year we will be doing a charity raffle. Tickets are £1 a strip and the proceeds of the Pink tickets will be going to Oldham Cats Rescue and the proceeds of the Green and Blue tickets will be go...
Looking for something for your furry friend this Christmas, why not take a look at our Christmas pet range.
UPDATE - Kitkat's owners have been to fetch her, thank you to everyone for sharing as always.Sad news this morning. We've had a cat brought in to us who has been killed in a road traffic accident on Grains Road just before the house with the chi...
Deadline 12 noon today... I’m working with this community group to try to make a difference. They’re in running for a £25,000 grant. If anyone has time right now to vote and support us it would be hugely appreciated, love Jos x
Friday funny time! Crying right now 😂😂
Is your cat a stress head? If so this can be a trying time of year for them with changes in their environment, lots of noise, fireworks, visitors and more. Help them get through it with the aid of FELIWAY
We've been asked to share the following:Does this cat belong to you or do you know who owns it. Very friendly craves affection and chatty. Been living in our garden for 3 weeks now wants to come into the house all the time. Vine Close/Fern Commo...
A massive thank you to all the clients who bought one of Beryl Wilson's catnip toys in aid of Oldham Cats this time around we have raised £64.03. Will keep you all posted when the next batch arrives.
We love stories like this #happyending
Dexter, our Halloween champ getting ready to tuck in to his prize 🙂
With the cold weather fast approaching please be aware of this very dangerous stuff - keep it locked away and well out of reach of your pets.
Great idea, especially if you have housecats...
Fancy buying someone a share of an iconic live music real ale pub for Christmas?This is a community pulling together to save a fabulous historic quirky pub, and make a difference to people’s lives.They’ve only got 24 hours to raise £1...
This beautiful new Dachshund mum came in to visit yesterday with two of her smallest babies out of 9!! Mum and babies are all looking great, we are all looking forward to their next visit.
A massive thank you to all the clients who bought one of Beryl Wilson's catnip toys in aid of Oldham Cats this time around we have raised £45 more toys have been dropped off this morning 😁
UPDATE - Byron has been collected now - happy reunion! Valuable lesson to be learned is when you change your phone numbers and or address, DON'T forget to update them with the microchip database!This lovely old boy has just been brought in to us...
Last day to vote folks! Get your likes in before close of business today. Winners will be announced on Monday.Competition time! For a chance to win a pet friendly goody bag send in a super scary snap of your pet this Halloween. One cat and one d...
This is such a beautiful video, we had to share it.
Conker WarningIt is essential that owners are aware of the danger of conkers when walking their dog this Autumn. These beautiful shiny seeds may appear very attractive to dogs, but all parts of the horse chestnut can make a dog very ill, with ef...
We're just 13 likes away from being the most "liked" vets in Oldham and Rochdale, please can you help us achieve top spot by Fri 13th by asking friends and family to like us?? We'd love your help!
Dancing cat Thursday! 🙂
We're getting ready to help your pets during the "bang, crack, whoosh" season, a time many of us may enjoy but which most of our pets certainly don't!
As it is for all of us!
Rolo's just been in....he's really excited for Halloween!! Why not show us some pics of your pet in fancy dress?
Who has this kind of drama every time they have to visit us? It's a funny video but we're aware of how stressful it can really be for both owner and pet alike. Ask us for advice if this is you.
Not quite our area, but if you travel to the North York Moors or the Lake District please be aware of the risk. Make sure that you and your dogs are protected. Call us for advice on what to do.
Monday morning awesomeness!!
Do any of you have problems with your cats ruining your furniture? We're doing a little survey to see how much of a problem it is so please comment and share.
A massive thank you to our lovely client who brought us this beautiful handmade card and gift bag as well as the yummy chocs and treats!
Brilliant video #lunchtimelaugh. Bet you can't watch this and NOT smile!
Last Night Simba was reunited with his Family after being missing for 2 months, Simba and his Family had recently moved home and after only 3 days Simba managed to get out and got lost. Unfortunately Simba was still registered at his old address, ...
It's nearly Bank Holiday weekend!! Have a relaxing break everyone. We're open Saturday if you need us but closed on Monday. Back to normal Tuesday from 8am. If you have an emergency while the practice is closed (and we hope you don't!) then please...
It's that time of year again! Thinking of all the parents and students today. Enjoy your celebrations later!
Did anyone who was in the surgery last night lose a car key? We have it at reception.
Very good "cute" video with very important educational messages at the end - make sure you watch it all the way through and please share
Wonder if the tick commander's voice is who it sounds like. Can anyone guess??? Bravecto is in stock for both dogs and cats and will soon be available for dogs as a spot on treatment. Call us today if you need to order some. 01706 840936
Looks like Shelley's got a new pet!! What's the most unusual pet you've ever owned?
there's only one word for this.....AAAWWW!!! 😍💕❤️
If any of you who have had your dogs from puppies under 16 weeks' old would like to help out in an interesting survey please take a look at this.
Who has this at home?? 😉😀
Make sure your dogs AND cats are protected against ticks at this time of year. Book and free tick check with one of our nurses and we can help you choose the product best suited to you and your furry friends
How crazy is this puppy's reaction to food!? 🙂
UPDATE - she is back home safe and sound now. Thank you to everyone for sharing!Sweet little stray girl brought in this afternoon. She's microchipped but it was never registered so we don't know who she belongs to. The finder is keeping her saf...
We've just treated a really interesting four legged "Springer". It popped in for a weight clinic and to collect a passport for a trip to France! #funfriday
Amazing story! What a rescue.
Tuesday morning cuteness ❤️💕
Number three in our series on ticks, this week it's about tick risk when travelling. Who's got exciting travel plans for the summer?
Stray Dog brought in this afternoon, has been taken to the Dog Warden as we are closed over night, if anyone recognises this dog please contact Oldham Dog Warden. Is microchipped but unfortunately the details are not upto date.
If this doesn't make you well up just a little then nothing will ♥️♥️♥️
Next in the tick info series - if you do find one (or more) ticks on your pet, this is how to remove them safely
RABBIT OWNERS: URGENT RVHD2 UPDATESadly we have had post mortem confirmation of Rabbit Viral Haemorrhagic Disease type 2. One of our young rabbit owners has lost 9 of their 12 bunnies to this awful disease, and is hoping that other owners will b...