Monday - Friday 8.30am-6.00pm Saturday 9.00-12.00

Monday - Friday 8.30am-6.00pm Saturday 9.00-12.00

Kensington Vet Care Blog

Welcome to Kensington Vet Care’s blog where you can find useful articles and information; everything you need to know about travelling with your pet from the UK, seasonal precautions, tips and trips. Please contact us if you require further information.

The benefits of an independent vet

These days, when you take your furry friend to the vet, you usually have the option to visit one of two types of practices that exist: either an independent vet or a corporate vet practice, which usually has many surgeries in a specific area. While both types of practices aim to provide and high standard of treatment and service to you and your pet, there are certain advantages that come with choosing an independent vet over a corporate one. Keep on reading to find out why you should consider choosing an independent vet for your next appointment.

Are pet care plans worth it?

As pet owners, we all know that caring for your furry friends can be expensive as costs mount up for consultations, vaccinations and flea and worming treatments. As a solution to these costs, many vets offer pet care plans, which is a scheme that offers to save you money with vet care. But are pet plans worth it, and will they actually help you with saving money? Keep on reading to find out if subscribing to a pet plan is the best route to take for your pet’s veterinary care, and why at Kensington Vet Care we don’t offer these types of plans to our patients.

Caring for your older pets

As pet owners, our furry friends hold a special place in our hearts. As they age, it becomes our responsibility to ensure their comfort, health, and happiness.

Common Old Age Diseases in Dogs

As your four-legged friends age, it’s essential to be vigilant about their health and well-being. At Kensington Veterinary Care, we are experienced in treating old and ageing dogs and we would like to shed light on some common old age diseases in dogs, so that you better understand and address the unique health challenges your ageing furry friend might face.

How to Choose a Dog Breed

Are you considering getting a four legged friend? Whether you’re a single person looking for some animal company or a family wanting to add an extra member, choosing a dog is an extremely exciting time! Once you choose a furry friend, you’ll enjoy many years of happiness together, which means that it is your responsibility to find the right match for your lifestyle.

Can Cats and Dogs Get Along Together?

In the world of pets, there is a long-standing belief that cats and dogs are natural enemies, unable to peacefully live together under one roof. However, at Kensington Veterinary Care, we want to dispel this myth and explore the possibility of cats and dogs not just tolerating each other but thriving in each other’s company.


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Our veterinary services in Kensington

The care and health of your pets is Kensington Veterinary Care's top priority. That is why we offer a comprehensive first opinion veterinary service for your furry friends, so you can be assured that no matter the problem, we can help you get to the bottom of it.

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About Kensington Vet Care

Kensington Veterinary Care know how special your pets are to you. That’s why we strive to provide only the highest quality veterinary care. Find out more about our expertise.

020 7221 3093

Mon-Fri 8.30am-6.00pm
Saturday 9.00-12.00