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The dog in this video is Alfie and he is displaying nervous tremors after eating some mouldy food on a dog walk. The rubbish bag was left in Bullock wood, Colchester and being the gannet that Alfie is he sniffed it out and consumed the old BBQ food before his owner reached him and could drag him away. Mycotoxins can cause seizures and can be fatal if treatment is not given quickly. Luckily Alfie was rushed to our clinic on Friday when he started displaying the symptoms in the video and vomiting. Our vets treated Alfie with activated charcoal to absorb any toxins left in the stomach and he was put on a drip to keep him hydrated and to help eliminate the toxins. He was also given drugs to help calm him. Alfie was allowed home 24 hours later as his symptoms were virtually resolved, and he was back to his normal happy self. If your pet eats any spoiled or mouldy foods or compost, then it is best to bring them to the vet straight away to induce vomiting. ...

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🐢🐰🐈 We are excited to be able to offer extended small animal consults on a Saturday until 4pm.
We will also be providing a Sunday emergency clinic here at the practice. We are offering appointments from 9am-11:30am, these consults will be available to book on the day from 8am, just call 07771 727560. Sunday consultations will be charged at Β£60. This is at a reduction from previous emergency consultation prices.
Many thanks for your continued cooperation and support, Team Catley 🐈🐢🐰
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🐴🐴 Linkswood stud at Catley Cross are looking for an enthusiastic and reliable groom. Jobs would include general stable work, help with the stud horses and foals and some breaking.
Hours around 32 per week with one weekend day.
Please contact Avril at avril.lees@hotmail.co.uk for more information/ to apply. 🐴🐴
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WE ARE RECRUITING! 🐴🐴
We are looking for an enthusiastic and reliable part time groom to work on our busy yard.
The position is for Saturday's working from 8am - 5pm with the possibility of extra hours to cover holidays.
Candidates must be competent, reliable, self motivated and have experience with handling all ages and breeds of horses.
You must be at least 16 years of age for insurances purposes.
Please send CV's along with a covering letter for the attention of Louise Miller to office@catleycrossvets.co.uk
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**Message to all clients **
We are aware vaccination reminders have just been sent out to you all for March, this is a technical error, please ignore the message. Apologies for any confusion caused.
Many thanks, Team Catley 🐴
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