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Blood Transfusion Helps Save Tilly After Ten-Day Battle For Life

A grateful dog owner has thanked us and a national animal charity for saving the life of her ...
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Anaesthesia Specialist Dr Alex Dugdale Joins Paragon

We are delighted to have appointed a highly-experienced specialist to our expert team. RCVS and EBVS specialist in ...
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COVID-19 Update

We are operating as normal and happy to accept referrals! As the COVID-19 situation evolves, we are continually ...
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Paragon Saluted For Environmental Achievements

We have been congratulated on our remarkable environmental advances in one of the fastest times recorded for a ...
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Paragon Removes Dalmation’s Enormous 5kg Tumour

Vets here at Paragon have successfully removed a huge 5kg tumour from a cancer-stricken Dalmatian. The life-threatening, malignant ...
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Help Us To Keep Antibiotics Working…

What is antibiotic resistance? Antibiotic resistance occurs when bacteria develops mechanisms to reduce the effects of the antibiotic. ...
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Important Information

We have recently carried out a review of our prices. These changes will be implemented from 12th December ...
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Paragon Launches UK-First Superficial Radiation Therapy For Animals

Our award-winning animal hospital has become the first veterinary centre in the UK to launch a pioneering superficial ...
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Emergency Open Chest Surgery Works a Treat on Kitkat the Kitten

Make-or-break heart surgery on a kitten called Kitkat worked a treat thanks to the expertise here at Paragon. ...
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Mum Runs Marathon to Make Children’s Dreams Come True

The pain and anguish of losing her first child is now inspiring a Yorkshire woman to help other ...
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Police Dog Back in Action Thanks to Paragon

A hero police dog will soon be back on the beat after successful surgery to repair a complicated ...
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Specialist cardiology team at paragon saluted after heart op hat-trick

A newly-launched keyhole surgery service for pets at Paragon has saved the lives of three young dogs born ...
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”I Have Learnt So Much Since Working Here” – Why Become an RVN at Paragon

Molly Firth, student RVN, tells us what attracted her to work for Paragon Referrals... I have been working ...
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”I Love Having the Equipment to Work to Gold Standard” – Why Become an RVN at Paragon

Lydia Barry BSc (Hons) RVN CertVNECC on why she loves working for Paragon and learning from a team ...
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”Endless Teaching and Further Training” – Why become an RVN at Paragon

Danielle White, RVN at Paragon explains why she enjoys working for Paragon Referrals... ''I’ve been working in practice ...
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Paragon Save Vinny’s Life After Severe Skull and Face Injuries

Vinny was seen at Paragon a couple of months ago after being involved in an RTA and suffering ...
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Specialist Vet Solves Rare Bone Marrow Case

Here at Paragon, we have successfully treated a dog suffering from a rare bone marrow condition. Oscar, a ...
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Retriever’s Remarkable Recovery From Rare Disease Thanks to Paragon

A five-month-old puppy has made a remarkable recovery from an extremely rare disease thanks to expert care at ...
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Playful Moment of Fun Reveals Dog’s Cancerous Tumour

A playful moment of fun on the floor has helped save the life of a young, much-loved Labrador. ...
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Getting to know Chris Linney

Chris Linney BVSc MSc CertAVP(VC) DipECVIM-CA (Cardiology) MRCVS, RCVS Recognised Specialist in Veterinary Cardiology, EBVSÒ European Veterinary Specialist ...
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Renowned Heart Specialist Chris Linney Joins Paragon as Head of Cardiology

We have appointed one of Europe’s most experienced heart specialists as our new head of cardiology. Chris Linney ...
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New EVCO-Boarded Specialist Heads Up Ophthalmology Department at Paragon

An EVCO-boarded specialist has been appointed as the new head of ophthalmology here at Paragon. James Rushton, an ...
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Paragon Vets Reconstruct Shattered Face of Spaniel

A Springer Spaniel that suffered horrific facial injuries in a mystery accident has undergone remarkable reconstruction surgery here ...
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Paragon Saves Dog Speared in Shocking Farm Machinery Accident

A gory farmyard accident left a young dog fighting for her life after suffering horrific injuries which needed ...
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Vet’s Quick Cure for Dog That Was Deaf for Years

A dog that had been deaf for two years was cured inside two hours after expert treatment here ...
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Gold Standard Cat Clinic for Three Years Running

Here at Paragon, we recently celebrated three years of Gold accreditation as a Cat Friendly Clinic (CFC). The ...
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Life-Saving Care for Sick Collie Pair at Paragon

A relieved and grateful owner has praised our expert vets for saving the lives of her two beloved ...
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Liver Operation Restores Kitten’s Sight

A tiny blind kitten has regained her sight after undergoing intricate surgery here at Paragon Referrals. But our ...
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Retriever Pup On The Up Thanks to Paragon

Here at Paragon Referrals, we have successfully intervened in the challenging case of a young puppy born with ...
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Pricing Update

We’ve recently carried out a review of our prices. These changes will be implemented from 21st December 2020 ...
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Paragon Donates Vital Veterinary Equipment to African Charity

Vets here at Paragon have generously donated surgical equipment and textbooks to veterinary colleagues in Africa. The benevolent ...
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New Business Relationship Manager – Meet Danielle

It’s a big change from looking after people’s pearly whites to supporting vets referring to a state-of-the-art animal ...
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NEW We Read For You Clinical Paper

Welcome to our 'assessment of compounded transdermal mirtazapine as an appetite stimulant in cats with chronic kidney disease'. ...
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How Our Senior RVNs Help Develop Our Nursing Team

We’ve been profiling our fantastic team members to find out more about them and the work they do. ...
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Paragon Press – Our Latest Newsletter

Welcome to the latest edition of the Paragon Press, filled with clinical papers, top tips, CPD and more. ...
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Mum Runs Marathon to Make Children’s Dreams Come True

The pain and anguish of losing her first child is now inspiring Nicola to help other families facing ...
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WARNING ABOUT POTENTIALLY-DEADLY LUNGWORM INFECTIONS

Here at Paragon, we are urging dog owners to be vigilant after treating a case of the potentially-fatal ...
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NEW Clinical Research from Paragon

In Greyhounds with paw pad corns, is surgical excision more effective at resolving lameness than extirpation? READ HERE ...
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Labrador Owners Praise Life-Savers Here at Paragon

We have earned glowing praise after masterminding the “miraculous” recovery of a critically ill Labrador. We were the ...
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URGENT APPEAL FOR BLOOD DONORS TO HELP SAVE POORLY PUPS

Here at Paragon, we have issued an urgent appeal for dog owners to sign their pets up to ...
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Hi-Tech Surgical Microscope Investment – First in Yorkshire

Here at Paragon, one of the UK’s top animal hospitals, we have significantly enhanced our neurosurgery capabilities by ...
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RCVS Accredited Veterinary Hospital – Four Outstanding Awards!

Here at Paragon, we are dedicated to maintain the highest standards of veterinary care and that is reflected ...
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Paragon’s New Cutting – Edge Chemotherapy Equipment

Paragon invest in a brand new Chemotherapy ‘hood’ - Envair CytoFAST Elite Cytotoxic Safety Cabinet. It has been designed ...
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WE READ FOR YOU – The effect of prazosin on outcome in feline urethral obstruction

REVIEWER: Sophie Adamantos BVSc CertVA DACVECC DipECVECC MRCVS FHEA Clinical Director Paragon Veterinary Referrals Welcome to ‘We Read ...
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Personalised Pain Management Programmes from Paragon – why we are #ProudtobeParagon

At Paragon, we offer a unique Chronic Pain Management Clinic, led by Elizabeth Leece a European and RCVS ...
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Internal Medicine Specialist says why she is #ProudtobeParagon

As proud leaders of Internal Medicine with a fantastic team including Andrea Holmes our Internal Medicine Specialist, we ...
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Why Lara is #Proud to work at Paragon

We hear from Lara, our Dispensary Nurse & why she is #Proud to work at Paragon. ''I am ...
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Training Resident David Barker Q&A – #ProudtobeParagon

Did you know? We’re not just about providing the best care for your animals – we also provide ...
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Is a cross-match necessary before a cat’s first blood transfusion?

Have a look at our recent publication on Blood Transfusions in Cats written by our Internal Medic Ben ...
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WE ARE SPECIALISTS! But What Exactly is a Specialist? – Why We Are #ProudtobeParagon

Exactly what is a specialist? Specialists are veterinarians who specialise in a specific area of medicine or a ...
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Leading Soft Tissue Surgery in the North East – Why We Are #ProudToBeParagon

We provide a multidisciplinary approach to all surgical cases, provided by a leading team of dedicated and expert ...
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Leading Multidisciplinary Centre – why we are #ProudtobeParagon

Here at Paragon, the services we offer are extremely broad and we are leading Specialists in many or ...
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Orthopaedic Team – why we are #ProudtobeParagon

As pet owners, seeing them run and play and enjoying life is what it is all about and ...
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Rare Transmissible tumour case successfully treated

Paragon Veterinary Referrals have successfully treated the rare and severe case of a rescue dog suffering from a ...
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Doing our part to keep pets, clients and our staff healthy during COVID-19 (coronavirus)

At Paragon Veterinary Referrals, the health, safety and wellbeing of our patients, our staff and our community is ...
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Hip op beats Bailey’s blues

We've transformed a lame Labrador’s life following a double hip replacement. Bailey was just eight months old when ...
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“Outstanding” Paragon scoops four RCVS awards

Paragon has earned glowing praise from the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RVCS) after being rated as outstanding ...
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Paragon takes double win at BVHA Design Awards

We're delighted to report we have lifted two prestigious industry prizes. We were the overall winner of the 2019 ...
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One-of-a-kind Brodie is a veterinary first

We think we've identified a veterinary first in Brodie, a humble one-year-old mongrel who may now be used ...
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Beloved pet dog survives run-in with giant barley awn

The owners of a fun-loving 10-year-old dog were left “gobsmacked” when a giant barley awn was found to ...
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Diabetic Doris on the mend after intensive care at Paragon

This is Doris, who came to Paragon after a sudden onset of lethargy, reluctance to eat and excessive ...
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Could your pet pooch be a lifesaver?

We're calling on owners to put their pooches forward to become potential lifesavers as we are planning to hold a ...
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New Paragon diplomate launches chronic pain clinic

The newest diplomate to join Paragon has added to our range of services by launching a chronic pain ...
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Partially-paralysed cat back on all fours after treatment at Paragon

A kitten is recovering after we diagnosed and treated an extremely rare spinal condition. Tiger, a domestic short-haired ...
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Paragon approved by ECVS as centre for residency programmes

We are proud to report we have been approved as a centre for veterinary residency programmes by the ...
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Seven up for Paragon as two more specialists join the team

We've continued our rapid growth by adding two more specialists to our team, meaning we have now recruited ...
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Inspirational Paragon employee urges others to seek the help they need

An inspirational woman who sought help from Paragon 13 years after she made the heart-breaking decision to have ...
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Top European diplomat Andrea Holmes joins growing team of specialists at Paragon

We are delighted to announce that we have recruited a top European diplomate to join our specialist-led team. ...
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Louise McLean joins Diagnostic Imaging team at Paragon

We’d like to welcome Louise McLean, our new diagnostic imager, to the team at Paragon. Louise is involved ...
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Paragon Veterinary Referrals gains hospital status from RCVS

Paragon Veterinary Referrals has been given a glowing assessment from the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) as it ...
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Vet Nurse Awareness Month: An interview with Nick Coleman

May is Veterinary Nursing Awareness Month, a whole month dedicated to raising awareness of the veterinary nursing profession ...
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Renowned double-board US oncology specialist Dr Rodney Ayl joins Paragon

A double-board certified oncology specialist described as one of the most respected and renowned clinicians in his field ...
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Vets save life of lively Labrador who swallowed stick

The owners of a lively Labrador puppy who needed life-saving surgery after swallowing a large stick have paid ...
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Blood transfusion saves Collie with grapefruit-sized tumour

A leading Yorkshire vet centre is calling on dog owners to sign their pets up as blood donors ...
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Meredith has new appetite for life after spleen removal

When a young pup became ill, her owner had no hesitation as to where to turn for help ...
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Small animal surgery specialist joins team at Paragon

A £5 million referral centre in Yorkshire which has just celebrated its first anniversary has added a third ...
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Vetlife benefits from £2,000 donation at successful opening day

Staff at Paragon Veterinary Referrals celebrated the centre's first birthday by raising money for a charity close to ...
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Miracle escape for dog found unconscious on railway line

A dog which was found unconscious on a railway line before being diagnosed with four skull fractures has ...
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Paragon’s Bake Off bonus for Yorkshire charity

Staff at Paragon Veterinary Referrals risked piling on the pounds to raise plenty of pounds for a Leeds ...
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Husband and wife team are new specialists at Paragon

A £5 million referral centre in Yorkshire has made significant strides to bolster its team with the appointment ...
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Paragon team sign up as Dementia Friends

Caring staff at Paragon Veterinary Referrals have reinforced their commitment to helping humans, as well as treating animals. ...
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Paragon invests in vet nurses of the future

A new, multi-million-pound vets in Yorkshire has earned swift recognition for its staff and facilities after being endorsed ...
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More helping hands for humans at Paragon

A £5m vet centre which is setting the standard for animal care is reinforcing its commitment to looking ...
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Crushed William back on all fours thanks to Paragon

Paragon orthopaedic surgeon Mark Tonzing, owner John Schofield and vet nurse Michaela Wightman. A Dachshund puppy who sustained ...
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Life-saving defibrillator installed at Paragon

A new £5 million vets in Yorkshire is proving it doesn’t just provide top-class care for animals after ...
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Gold Star for Paragon’s Cat-Friendly Credentials

The team at Paragon celebrate being awarded cat-friendly status. Left to right; Kirsty Clark, Kelly Bywater, Stacy Carlton, ...
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An interview with Nursing Manager Helen Sorby

May is Veterinary Nursing Awareness Month, a whole month dedicated to raising awareness of the veterinary nursing profession ...
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Maisy The St Bernard ‘Bears All’ For Vets

Maisy the St Bernard came to Paragon Veterinary Referrals, in Wakefield. There were fears eight-year-old Maisy had cancer when ...
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New referral centre to hold first CPD event

A new £5 million animal referral centre which opened its doors in February is set to hold a ...
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New £5m vet centre announces national charity support

A new £5 million referral vet centre in Wakefield plans to raise both money and awareness after revealing ...
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RSA Insurance Group – Important Update

In order to stay committed to excellence and fully support our clients, Paragon Veterinary Referrals will now be ...
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Cutting Edge £5M Vet Centre Opens Its Doors

Wakefield Trinity rugby league stars cut ribbon at Paragon Veterinary Referrals A new £5 million state-of-the-art veterinary centre ...
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Paragon Veterinary Referrals Opens Its Doors

Paragon Veterinary Referrals is now officially open for business. Paragon is a brand new multi-disciplinary centre of veterinary ...
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Paragon Veterinary Referrals New Building Virtual Tour

Take a virtual tour of selected rooms within our new multi-disciplinary, state-of-the-art veterinary referral centre - including Waiting ...
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New veterinary referral centre coming soon to Wakefield

We are very excited to announce that Calder Vets are extending their referral services in Yorkshire with the ...
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