Pet guides

As part of their commitment to promote excellence in small animal practice, the BSAVA has developed a range of materials for members of the public and professionals to download and print out in aid of PetSavers. 

Hard copies of the materials are also available in exchange for a donation to PetSavers. If you are in veterinary practice and would like printed copies to give to clients, please complete the form at the bottom of the page or email us at info@petsavers.org.uk.

Puppy guide

Your dog will be a member of your family for many years so it is worth considering how you will provide for its needs. This handy guide will help you prepare for your puppy's arrival.

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Kitten guide

Owning a kitten brings its own special rewards and responsibilities and is not a decision that should be undertaken lightly. This handy guide will help you prepare for your kitten's arrival.

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Rabbit guide

Rabbits make friendly, intelligent pets – they are easy to handle, rarely bite, are active during the day and are highly sociable and so are suitable for both adults and families with children. Find out more by downloading the guide.

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Guinea Pig guide

Guinea pigs, also known as cavies, are small, lively and gentle animals that make great pets for many people. This handy guide will help you prepare for your new pet.

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Caring for your elderly pet

As your pet gets older, you may notice changes in their behaviour.  This handy guide gives advice on how to deal with this stage of their lives.

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Losing your pet

This guide aims to give advice for when your pet passes away.

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Order copies for your practice


PetSavers guides are a valuable addition to veterinary reception areas. You can order your copies (in exchange for a donation to PetSavers) using the form below.

Requesting a large quantity


Anyone requesting a large quantity of leaflets will be asked to make a contribution towards the printing and postage costs. Please make your donation via our JustGiving page before ordering.  When your donation has gone through, please complete the form below and include your donation reference number.  Please contact us if you have any questions, for example if you are unsure of how much to donate.

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