News - December 2015

NEW! Canine Remedial Massage
We’re very pleased to announce we are now able to offer Canine Remedial Massage as part of our Rehabilitation and Physiotherapy service. Our Canine Remedial Massage therapy can be beneficial alone or as part of a rehabilitation programme. Working with methods of petrissage, effleurage and tapotement (for atrophied areas), massage helps to speed up the healing process due the removal of... more
Langford Vets Join the RSA Preferred Referral Network
RSA announced the launch of their nationwide Preferred Referral Network on 16th December 2015. Pet owners taking out new policies, or renewing existing policies, with Tesco Bank and MORE TH>N (both underwritten by RSA) will be advised that a £200 charge may apply if they use a referral practice that is not part of the Preferred Referral Network, without advance agreement from RSA.... more
World Antimicrobial Awareness Week
November 16th - 20th was World Antimicrobial Awareness Week. In recognition of this week, staff at Langford Veterinary Services were encouraged to sign up and become Antibiotic Guardians.  Staff in the specialist hospital departments hosted an event for colleagues and students of the Schools of Veterinary Sciences, Medicine and Dentistry, to discuss the responsible use of antimicrobials... more
New Syringomyelia MRI Screening Clinic
We are pleased to announce we are now able to offer a Syringomyelia MRI Screening Clinic for Cavelier King Charles Spaniels (CKCS) as part of the British Veterinary Association/Kennel Club Chiari-malformation/Syringomyelia Scheme.  *Please note: Study recruitment closed in May 2016.* The scheme aims to reduce the number of CKCS affected by Chiari-malformation/Syringomyelia. Headed up by... more
An Evening with Mary King
On 3rd November, 150 people gathered at the Langford Equine Practice to listen to a hugely motivational and entertaining talk from Olympic three-day event rider Mary King covering the ups and downs of her career. We would like to thank our generous sponsors of this event, Zoetis, Merial, Saracen and VetPlus, who contributed not only towards the event itself, but also provided some of the raffle... more
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