Budget Vets in Newport is inviting local families and pet owners to a special Christmas event on Saturday (21stDecember) in aid of Hope Rescue and City Wildlife.
Santa Claus and a live reindeer will at the branch on Malpas Road from 12-4pm, along with stalls selling festive cakes and Christmas pet outfits.
The Budget Vets' team will also be on hand to offer complimentary five point health checks to pet owners who bring in their animals for the event. To make sure their ears, eyes, teeth, heart and lungs are in good shape for the winter.
The event is free to enter with the opportunity to donate to both Hope Rescue and City Wildlife; Hope Rescue is dedicated to rehoming stray and neglected dogs and City Wildlife offers 24-hour emergency care for any wildlife casualties in the Gwent area.
Budget Vets staff will produce cakes for the Christmas bake sale, which will be available to purchase in aid of the designated charities.
Cardiff-based dog spa and boutique, Mucky Pups, will also be present to sell a range of their Christmas-themed jumpers and outfits for pets.