Free PDSA health checks for dogs

Press Release: 30/08/2012


On Wednesday 5, Thursday 6, Friday 7, and Sunday 9 September the PDSA will be in the Winchester District offering free healthchecks for dogs and advice on pet welfare.

  • Wednesday 5 September, 10am - 5pm: River Park Leisure Centre, Winchester
  • Thursday 6 September, 10am - 5pm: Wickham Square, Wickham
  • Friday 7 September, 10am - 5pm: Kidmore Lane, Denmead
  • Sunday 9 September, 10am - 5pm: Sainsburys Car Park, Badger Farm, Winchester

Please note: on busy days an appointment system will be in operation.

The health check includes:

  • Body condition score and weight
  • Teeth and gums
  • Eyes and ears
  • Coat condition
  • General fitness

All advice is FREE. Please only bring your dog, for safety reasons no other types of pets can be seen.

PDSA is a charitable organisation set up to care for the pets of people in need by providing free veterinary services to their sick and injured animals and promoting responsible pet ownership. Their website - - provides useful tools to help people choose the right pet for them, along with heatlh advice for all pets.