Cat Henstridge AKA Cat The Vet



Cat qualified as a veterinary surgeon from Bristol Vet School in 2003 and currently works in a small, independent small animal clinic in Sheffield. Cat is passionate about providing reliable sources of clinical information and veterinary advice for pet owners through her website and popular social media pages.

If your not already familiar with Cat’s fantastic work, your children might be as she has appeared on CBBC’s The Pets Factor, a great show that follows a team of veterinary surgeons and nurses going about their day-to-day work, consulting and operating on a variety of cases whilst promoting animal welfare.

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Exotics or NTCAs: What should you call the ‘weird’ pets?

You may have heard us mention these types of animals on Veterinary Ramblings before: they include hedgehogs, sugar gliders, and many other small furry friends – often called ‘exotic’.

But why do we call them exotic? Is this term really accurate? And what does it mean for owners of these animals?

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