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Featured in the Sunday Guardian

Posted by ccadmin on January 27, 2019
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Category : Canine, Equine

Read the featured article about my interview with the Sunday Guardian Live titled ‘Increasing crossover between human and animal medicine’ by Antonia Filmer.

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To mark the end of a successful year, County Canine has been awarded the Lux Life Most Outstanding Veterinary Service 2019 – London! The award highlights the innovative approach to veterinary care that the company has and the experience both dogs and their owners have in utilising the service. Still in its early years, the response to the service which combines the knowledge of traditional medicine alongside additional therapies of chiropractic, acupuncture, physio and laser

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Representing the Brooke Equine charity at the beautiful Dorchester Hotel in London was exactly what was needed after returning to the UK in horrid and cold weather! Dr Marvin Firth was able to see the work of the Sir Peter O’Sullevan Charitable Trust including meeting beneficiaries including Ebony Horse Club in Brixton who work to transform young lives through horses. Dr Firth is hoping to assist the charity and students at the centre by providing assessments

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Last Spanish Clinic of 2018

Posted by ccadmin on November 16, 2018
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Category : Equine

This last week has seen Dr Marvin J.Firth complete the final clinic in the South of Spain looking at a mixture of pleasure horses, Showjumpers, dressage and event horses. The clinics have included checks to the horses in preparation for the winter, with usual chiropractic, acupuncture and laser therapy where needed. All horses and clients have done so well this season and are looking at having a little downtime over the festive period. The highlights

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Best New Veterinary Practice in the UK

Posted by ccadmin on November 15, 2018
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Category : Canine, Equine

County Equine and County Canine, a veterinary practice based in London, was named the Best New Veterinary Practice in the United Kingdom after having won the National Veterinary Awards. This category celebrated practices that opened less than 5 years ago, recognising the challenges of opening a new business and establishing a loyal clientele. County Equine/County Canine was chosen among 6 finalists from all around the UK and received the largest number of votes from the

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IVCA Congress 2018, Dublin

Posted by ccadmin on November 13, 2018
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Category : Equine

As part of continual training and to maintain his International status, Dr Marvin Firth attended the 2018 International Veterinary Chiropractic Association congress in Dublin. This included a wide range of talks including developments in sports medicine and the application of chiropractic into the horse assessment. Whilst there, Dr Firth managed to spend a few hours at the beautiful Trinity College. Next year the congress will be held in Hamburg!

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The end of October saw the inaugural collaboration with the Equine Rebalance Centre in Hampshire where performance consultations were performed on a variety of horses and ponies. Here, Dr Marvin Firth MRCVS FEI PT veterinarian worked with owners to address concerns relating to their animal’s performance in dressage, showjumping and eventing. Reviewing medical histories, static and dynamic assessments with recommendations for further investigation and treatment as well as chiropractic, acupuncture and class IV laser were all

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Race the Wild Coast, Eastern Cape, South Africa

Posted by ccadmin on October 23, 2018
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Category : Equine

Dr Marvin J.Firth was thrilled to be asked to be an attending veterinary surgeon in one of the world’s toughest endurance races. Running the eastern cape of South Africa, competitors from throughout the world endured difficult terrain, 32 water crossings and variable weather. It was a fantastic experience for Dr Firth to treat such athletic animals which were a deviation from the showjumping, dressage and event horses that County Equine usually examines. A particular highlight

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A Downton afternoon…

Posted by ccadmin on October 23, 2018
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Category : Equine

It was a privilege for Dr Marvin Firth MRCVS to be invited to Highclere Stud as a guest of the Brooke Equine charity. Here, Dr Firth was able to see true performance in the production of young racehorses shown by the very capable staff of Highclere (home to Downton Abbey). Whilst at the lunch, Dr Firth was able to meet and discuss horses with the Olympian cyclist turned rider, Victoria Pendleton. A beautiful day, beautiful

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County Canine launches in North London

Posted by ccadmin on October 07, 2018
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Category : Canine

Canine owners can now take advantage of the services on offer by County Canine. Home visits to see your four-legged friend is now possible to provide additional opinions, physio, chiropractic, acupuncture and class IV laser therapy. All possible benefits can be found on the website and Dr Firth is able to provide further advice through email or telephone to those considering using the service. Consultations will be available through North London including Queen’s Park, Primrose

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We are thrilled to announce that we are in the final 6 in the New Veterinary practice award (to have started in the last 5 years) in the National Veterinary Awards! We have reached this stage after a panel have selected the company for its service delivery, clinical outcome and innovation. The next stage is a public vote!! To vote for us and your favourite vets and practices please visit the National Vet Awards website.

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End of Summer Spanish Clinic

Posted by ccadmin on September 04, 2018
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Category : Equine

The start of September saw another trip to the South of Spain where Dr Marvin Firth MRCVS examined horses belonging to a number of new and pre-existing clients from the UK, Spain, Sweden, Norway and Holland. A mixture of dressage and showjumping issues including sensitivity in the back, sacroiliac joint, hock pathology and tendon and ligament injury all were encountered and recommendations and defined plans of action made between riders and trainers. A great, effective

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Tessa Packard Talks…

Posted by ccadmin on August 22, 2018
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Category : Canine, Equine

We are truly grateful for the support given by Tessa Packard, London to County Equine and County Canine. Following on from the launch in the Packard studio in Chelsea earlier this year, Tessa conducts an interview with Dr Marvin Firth MRCVS as one of her ‘Tessa talks to’ series looking at some of Britain’s most inspiring individuals and their unique stories. Read more…

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Saddle fitting collaboration

Posted by ccadmin on June 16, 2018
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Category : Equine

Dr Marvin Firth MRCVS is excited to be able to collaborate with the fantastic master saddle fitting consultant and equine ergonomist specialist, Roselle Burrows. Dr Firth comments ‘It is all to common that ill fitting saddles evoke back pain in my patients. Having the option to refer clients to such a talented and interested individual such as Rose is a fantastic resource for us at County Equine and the horses we see.’ As Rose is

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Vet Festival 2018

Posted by ccadmin on June 08, 2018
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Category : Canine, Equine

It was a day of learning at the 2018 Vet Festival hosted by Prof Noel Fitzpatrick. Here, Dr Marvin Firth MRCVS kept up to date with the latest in orthopaedic surgery, neurology problems in the dog and rehabilitation. These events and continuing professional development allow Dr Firth to provide the very latest in modern medicine to the horses, dogs and clients seen on a daily basis. #vet #supervet #dog #vetfestival

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Dr Marvin Firth MRCVS made the trip down to Cornwall over the May Bank Holiday to officiate at the 2nd Dog Show for the Cornwall Children’s Hospice in the beautiful surroundings of the Port Eliot Estate. His trusty companion, Golda also made the journey to the South West after having had orthopaedic surgery on her back leg only 3 days previously. Not to be deterred, Golda assisted in the category ‘the dog the judge would

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County Canine launch in Chelsea

Posted by ccadmin on March 22, 2018
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Category : Canine

A great evening was had by all for the County Canine launch party hosted by Tessa Packard in Chelsea. A mix of the canine glitterati and Chelsea socialites were all available for the official launch of the services delivered by Dr Marvin Firth MRCVS to London dogs. Attended by the Dogs Trust, Rockster dog food as well as some of the city’s top dog bloggers and media culminated in a fun filled evening in the

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Dogs Trust Carol Concert

Posted by ccadmin on December 15, 2017
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Category : Canine

It was a special evening in Chelsea’s Old Church that the Dog’s Trust held their annual Carol Service. As part of Dr Firth’s role on the charity’s board, he was invited to enjoy the festive surroundings and canine carol singing! An amazing event which was fully supported with not a pew available once singing commenced!

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