Season 2 Episode 9

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In this hour long Christmas special Noel has a new and extraordinarily challenging case to test his skills - Fievel is the adored young Labrador of Fiona and Dan. His hips are so bad he needs a total hip replacement on both sides. But this is only the beginning. As Fievel’s treatment continues, Noel discovers further complications leading him to become one of Fitzpatrick’s longest-term patients. The programme will also catch up with some of the pets and families who have benefited from Noel’s p...

Season 2 Episode 8

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Engaged couple Micha and Crispin put their lives and finances on hold when their beloved Bengal cat, Loki, is hit by a car. Loki’s pelvis is badly crushed and the resulting nerve-damage means he may never walk again. Faberge is an elderly Chinese Crested Dog with a fabulous wardrobe of clothes. Her owners Julie and Suzanne bring her in for a brain scan as she’s been having some strange seizures. It’s a mysterious case for veterinary neurologist, Clare Rusbridge.

Season 2 Episode 7

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This week, fabulous Christine brings in two (out of her four) toy poodles, Diamond and Sweetie, to Fitzpatrick Referrals. Diamond’s been referred for a total hip replacement (the smallest available in the world) and Sweetie was born with a badly dislocated and deformed knee - which she now can’t use- and Christine wants to know if she can have a better life. Whilst a hip replacement (for Diamond) is relatively routine, it’s the smallest available in the world and that means it’s delicate and ri...

Season 2 Episode 6

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Stampy the Cavashon has been hit by a car, and is brought in to Fitzpatrick Referrals by Jim, a farmer, and his six year-old daughter Jess. Stampy is in a critical condition. He has been paralysed from the waist down. Noel can operate but the chances of Stampy ever walking again are slim, leaving Jim and his wife Karen with a difficult dilemma of whether to take the chance and put him through surgery, or just to let him go.

Season 2 Episode 5

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Firefighter Kevin and his fiance Natalie’s world collapses when they discover their beloved 6-year-old German Shepherd, Otto, has a life threatening tumour. In desperation they turn to Noel in the hope that he can find a way to prolong Otto’s life with a bionic implant. Natalie and Kevin will do anything they can to give Otto the chance of surviving till their wedding day.

Season 2 Episode 4

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Other vet practises often refer animals to Fitzpatricks Referrals in a last hope attempt to fix them. 7 year old French Bulldog Tom not only suffers from pancreatitis and pneumonia but also has a burst disc in his spine.To top it off him and his owner Rob are very anxious so the operation also has to keep stress levels to a minimum. The op is a success but because during recovery Tom has lots of panic attacks Noels makes the tough decision that it would be better for him to recover at home. 3 y...

Season 2 Episode 3

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Fitzpatrick Referrals seeing an average of 3 emergencies a day. Lara the cat is one of these emergencies. Not only had she been missing for 12 days after jumping in the back of a delivery van but she had been hit by a car and attacked by a fox. But Noel is able to treat her by operating on her leg using a special plate to put it back together. Then there is 7 year old dog, Northern Inuit, Chief, who dislocated his hip whilst his owners are away on holiday. When they are told that the operation...

Season 2 Episode 2

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Frankie the 1 year old Daschund has his deformed leg straightened using unique medical equipment, and Willow the 10 month old medical detection Labrador needs to have a total hip replacement.

Season 2 Episode 1

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In this episode we meet 11 year old cat Shrodinger who has been run over and Fitzpatrick has to try and save the shattered the leg. Shrodinger is more than just a pet to 7 year old owner Shoshana, who has a rare autoimmune disease, whereby caring for her pets helps with her behavioural problems. We also see 12 year old dog Flossy who has suddenly lost the use of her hind from either a blockage on the spine or a tumour and could have devastating results for owner Julia. Half of Fitzpatrick’s pa...

Season 1 Episode 4

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Diane brings in her 12-year-old Pixie, who's been hit by a car. Noel believes he can help Pixie walk again by giving her a revolutionary bionic implant. A Great Dane named Ellie has deformed bones and discs pressing down on her spinal cord. To give her some years of pain-free life, Noel implants bone marrow taken from the dog's shoulder into a special scaffolding in her neck, helping the vertebrae fuse together and relieve the pressure on her spine. Meanwhile, practice receptionist Natalie intr...