Ectopic Ureter

A developmental condition we occasionally see in puppies and kittens, ectopic ureters occur when one or both ureters (the tube from the kidneys to the bladder) don’t insert into the correct place in the bladder. This can lead to a range of problems, and normally needs...


Anyone considering breeding their bitch needs to be aware of this condition. It is life-threatening, and needs to be recognised early and treated as a true emergency.

Ear Mites

Often found in young puppies and kittens, these mites can inhabit the ear canals of almost any mammal. Fortunately, they are quite easy to diagnose and treat.