We offer a variety of products to help your pets cope with the fear and anxiety that can be caused by fireworks.
Here’s a summary of what is available to you without prescription.
If you know your pet is very frightened by fireworks, it might be more appropriate to prescribe him or her a sedative for fireworks night. If in doubt, make an appointment with one of our vets.
Next year, why not start early with a programme of desensitisation, to prevent the need for calming or sedative products? Ask to see one of our Behaviour trained vets or nurses for further information.
Zylkene Calming Supplement contains a natural ingredient derived from casein, a protein in milk. It is a molecule well known to promote the relaxation of new-borns after breastfeeding. Zylkene is great for helping pets cope when facing unusual and unpredictable situations or before occasions such as a change in their normal environment.
Why choose Zylkene?
Nutracalm is a fast acting natural calming supplement for dogs and cats, containing 5 key ingredients:
L-Tryptophan, an amino acid involved in the production of the hormone Serotonin and shown to help manage aggression and stress; GABA, a neurotransmitter responsible for relaxing the nervous system; L-Theanine. an amino acid component of Green Tea, shown to have a calming effect in dogs and cats; Passiflora Incarnata, or passion flower, long been known for its ability to relax and reduce tension; B Vitamins, which help to optimise the integrity and function of neurotransmitters within the brain.
Why choose Nutracalm?
A calming supplement to help manage stress and anxiety, Calmex is fast acting and consists of a specially blended feed to help promote relaxed behaviour in dogs and cats experiencing behavioural problems as a result of their environment. Calmex also contains L-Tryptophan, L-Theanine and B vitamins, as well as Piper methysticum, a plant extract that has been used over many centuries for its natural calming properties.
Why choose Calmex?
ADAPTIL- Dogs only
Mother dogs communicate with their puppies using natural “comforting messages” released from the mammary area, scientifically called Dog Appeasing Pheromones. They are odourless and are only perceived by dogs. These “comforting messages” provide a strong signal of comfort and security to the puppies but also have the same effect on dogs of all ages. Adaptil is a form of these pheromones.
Why choose Adaptil tablets?
Why choose an Adaptil diffuser?
Why choose an Adaptil collar?
FELIWAY - Cats only
When comfortable and happy, cats mark their territory as familiar by rubbing their face against corners, furniture, people or other cats at home. By doing this, they release a pheromone, or “happy message”. When present in the environment, these “happy messages” provide reassurance to all cats. Feliway is a form of these pheromones.
Why choose Feliway?
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