Entries by Paul

A New Puppies Journey

At Arkvet we are very keen to meet your new puppy as soon as you have gotten him/her and indeed if you need any advice before you take the plunge in getting a pup please pop into us! Free Puppy Check Up Before any of our new little pups from the Stillorgan, Clonskeagh and Mount […]

How to Avoid a Puppy Farm Pup

It’s very sad to see that so many dogs are still being mistreated and bread from puppy farms. In this short article we’re going to give you some advice on the best places to find a new puppy and how to avoid a puppy farm pup. Safe Ways to Find Your New Puppy There are […]

Guide Dogs fundraiser

Many thanks to everyone who attended our open day on Saturday 15th September to raise some much needed funds for the Irish Guide Dogs. Thanks to your generosity we managed to raise €1,231 which will go to help train future guide dogs and assistance dogs. We were delighted to have The Nomad Café on board […]

Ark Vet at the Dogs Day Out

Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Council’s Dogs Day Out was a great success and thoroughly enjoyed by all, not least by all the dogs that seemed to revel meeting other dogs and their owners. Despite the weather crowds kept coming all afternoon , with plenty of veterinary questions for Arkvet’s Kevin Glynn. Kevin is based in […]

Meet Goose; the Springer Spaniel and his Favourite Walks!

This is Goose! He is a gorgeous 4-year-old Springer Spaniel and like most dogs, he loves nothing more than a good walk!!! Louise, one of our senior vets in Kilmacud and her husband Steve rescued Goose from a pound in Co. Laois in September 2017. As it’s coming up to their first-year anniversary, we wanted […]

Team Meet – Louise Coffey Ark Vetcare Kilmacud

Louise is one of the senior vets in Kilmacud and has been with the team since 2011. We thought you might be interested to find out more about Louise’s background, what her job involves, what interesting trends she’s seen lately and to get her No. 1 top tip for new pet owners –here’s the low […]

New Deansgrange Village website Launched!!

Our Foxrock vetinary clinic based on Kill Lane is proud to be a member of the Deansgrange Village Business Group. This group is a collective of local businesses serving the local community run by people in the local community. For more info on the great businesses in the Deansgrange take a look at our brand […]

Warm Weather – Itchy Skin & Your Pet

Do you think the heatwave and recent warm weather might be affecting your pet? Have you noticed your cat or dog in discomfort and scratching more than usual?? All our vets have seen a big increase in skin conditions, as a result of the hot summer we’ve been experiencing. If you think your pet is […]

Dogs love a good stick! But be careful….

Sticks are great fun for dogs but be careful. The images below are from Coco a 6 year old collie. Coco was having great fun in the garden chewing a stick on Wednesday evening.Her owner noticed her off form yesterday and her saliva was thicker then usual. She presented at our Dun Laoghaire hospital this […]

Kitten Love! Caring for Your New Kitten

Spring is here, and as you may or may not have noticed – the local neighbourhood cats get a little frisky this time of year! That can mean only one thing…. it’s mating season for cats and we expect to see lots of new furry friends in our vets in Dublin over the next couple […]