We are a pet loving nation and as a result, pet owners now spend tens of billions of pounds every year on vet bills.
The animal spin-off from BBC’s Trust Me, I’m A Doctor, hopes to bring pet owners the latest scientific research and the best advice for taking care of your pet, from the world’s leading experts.
To try and prevent the number of dogs with gum disease, Judy Puddifoot runs an experiment to find the best way to keep your pet’s teeth clean. Alice Rhodes demonstrates how to save your pet’s life if it’s hit by a car – a few simple steps at the scene of the accident can make a big difference to their chance of survival. And Vim Kumaratunga uncovers the latest techniques to avoid a serious bone disease that affects over half of all pet reptiles.
Trust Me, I’m A Vet, Wednesday, 8pm – BBC Two