May 2019

Season 4 Episode 10 - Clifford, Marley And Nala

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Andrea travels one thousand six hundred miles from Romania with her rescue dog, Clifford, in the hope that Professor Noel Fitzpatrick can cure his chronic back pain caused by a squashed spinal chord. Clifford’s condition makes him very short tempered, and his small size makes the operation tricky.

Season 4 Episode 9 - Teddy, Ollie And Chica

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Teddy the Shih-Tzu cross is brought in to see Professor Noel Fitzpatrick with severely deformed front legs. He lives with 24-year-old Ellen, who has severe learning difficulties. She wants to give him the chance to live a life without pain, but it proves a challenge to come up with a surgical solution to solve the problem.

Season 4 Episode 8 - Bear, Lexi And Henry

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Professor Noel Fitzpatrick comes to the aid of two-year-old Bichon Frise, Lexi, who has suffered with elbow pain all her life. As Lexi struggles to walk, Ann has resorted to taking her out in a pushchair. Noel suggests inserting a cutting-edge surgical implant and using stem cells to grow new bone around it. The surgery go...

Season 4 Episode 7 - Clyde, Mario And Rocco

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Ken has travelled through the night to bring his much-loved Doberman, Clyde, down from Cumbria especially to see Professor Noel Fitzpatrick. Clyde is suffering with a severely diseased spinal cord that will continue to deteriorate if he doesn’t undergo surgery. It will be a high-risk operation but if Clyde doesn’t receive ...

Season 4 Episode 6 - Wilson, Teddy And Sera

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Wilson, a three year-old Newfoundland, is struggling to walk on his severely bent front legs. He’s already undergone several operations, but so far no vet has been able to successfully straighten his legs. This could be Wilson’s last chance.

Season 4 Episode 5 - Marley, Kaspar And Rex

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Pug-mad Mother and daughter Deborah and Rebecca bring in their beloved 8-year old pug, Marley. Marley has been suffering with medical issues throughout his life and now severe pain in his elbow is making it difficult for him to walk. Deborah and Rebecca want to avoid amputation but it’s a big decision to go ahead with the ...

Season 4 Episode 4 - Cookie, Guinness And Max

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Caroline arrives at Fitzpatrick’s with fourteen of her rescue dogs, including Cookie, a tiny 4 year-old Papillon. Cookie has developed polyarthritis that has destroyed the cartilage in her elbows. Noel offers Cookie a double total knee replacement - the smallest he has done yet.

Season 4 Episode 3 - Bella, Hedgehogs And Gizmo

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Professor Noel Fitzpatrick is faced with one of his most challenging cases yet when Boxer Bella arrives at Fitzpatrick Referrals with extensive injuries from an accident a year earlier. He is also faced with an unusual case when 4 hedgehogs are referred by a wildlife charity - each with a broken left leg. A young kitten ca...

Season 4 Episode 2 - Marley, Tilly And Monti

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Four year-old Canicross Champion, Marley, is admitted to Fitzpatricks after being diagnosed with severe dysplasia of the elbow. Mel fears his condition will force him to retire from the sled sports the pair regularly compete in.

Season 4 Episode 1 - Mitzi, Hector And Zola

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Labradoodle Mitzi is rushed into the practice after running out onto the road and being hit by a car. Professor Noel Fitzpatrick is concerned she could have nerve damage and Sheila and her daughter, Catherine, fear the worst.