Mr Purves, Teddy and Dr Fabio Stabile after Teddy's check up on 16 July

Blue Peter star, Peter Purves, reunited with dog after lifesaving surgery

Teddy, a ten-year-old standard Dachshund, owned by Peter Purves, Crufts commentator and former Blue Peter presenter, and his wife, was referred to the AHT’s Small Animal Clinic after Peter noticed a change in Teddy’s character.

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AHT Newmarket charity race day

AHT Newmarket Charity Race Day is best ever

Fundraising news,

Thanks to the dedicated committee, a stellar auction and beautiful weather, the season’s first day of racing at the July Course was a superb event for the Animal Health Trust The Newmarket July Course has been

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AHT fundraising group celebrate

Zoe’s Journey UK raises £150,000 to help research cancer in dogs

Cancer is one of the common causes of death in dogs, with one in four dogs predicted to get cancer at some point in their lifetime. These dogs may now have a brighter future thanks

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Animal Health Trust vet champions ridden horse welfare with video series

News about horses, News for vets,

The AHT’s Dr Sue Dyson is playing a leading role in a series of new educational videos aimed at helping riders, owners, trainers and vets to recognise musculoskeletal pain and subtle lameness sooner. Dr Dyson,

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Dr Richard Newton

New protocol for Contagious Equine Metritis (CEM)

New procedures now in place to safeguard equine population from future outbreaks Collaboration between government veterinary authorities and the equine industry has put in place a new protocol in Great Britain for controlling any future outbreaks

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Mimi with vet nurse Kerry before she went home.

Mimi is on the mend thanks to AHT vets

A 12 and a half year old Maine Coon, Mimi, has had major brain surgery to remove a cancerous tumour. Mimi’s balance and co-ordination started to deteriorate over a couple of months, then suddenly got

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Mare and foal - copyright Marie Bushill

Giving equine herpesvirus the wobbles

Animal Health Trust begins vaccine development research to protect against serious disease. Work aimed at developing a new vaccine to protect against abortigenic and neurological equine herpes virus (EHV) has begun at veterinary charity, the Animal Health

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Barbers Shop DNA test with Debbie Guest Credit SMR Photos

Top race and show horse Barbers Shop’s DNA helps research

Due to support from SEIB Insurance Brokers and Katie Jerram-Hunnable, top race and show horse, Barbers Shop, is supporting a new AHT project.

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Bear in the hydro pool on top form

Loveable Labradoodle is loving life again!

We’re pleased to make Bear May’s Patient of the Month! Bear is big and bouncy Labradoodle with a deep, playful bark and sweet nature. At only six years old, Bear is very much in his prime

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Hattie Wright, Vets4Pets research assistant, in the lab

Canine Genetics research team grows thanks to new funding

We’re very pleased to have appointed a new research assistant within our canine genetics research team. Hattie Wright, from Cambridge, has joined us in a newly-created position, following funding by Vets4Pets, who agreed to support

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