29 03, 2022

Spring bank holiday and The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee opening hours

By |2022-03-29T17:27:19+01:00March 29th, 2022|Categories: general|Comments Off on Spring bank holiday and The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee opening hours

With an extended bank holiday on the horizon, we wanted to let you know that our opening hours may vary from our usual opening hours. Please see below our opening times and our out of hours contact number:  Thursday 2 June 2022 – Spring bank holiday Closed Friday 3 June 2022 – Platinum Jubilee bank [...]

29 03, 2022

Early May Bank Holiday opening hours

By |2022-03-29T18:05:16+01:00March 29th, 2022|Categories: general|Comments Off on Early May Bank Holiday opening hours

With an extended bank holiday here, we wanted to let you know that our opening hours on Monday 2 May 2022 may vary from our usual opening hours. Please see below our opening times and our out of hours contact number. Monday 2 May – CLOSED If your pet needs emergency or out of hours [...]

27 03, 2022

The role of a client care team

By |2022-03-27T21:22:01+01:00March 27th, 2022|Categories: general|Comments Off on The role of a client care team

As with any business, a vet practice needs a strong supporting team for the non-clinical business functions. The client care team will generally be the first and last port of call for pets and their owner. Depending on the size of the practice, this can include: Practice Manager Oversees the general every day running of [...]

23 03, 2022

The role of a patient care assistant (PCA)

By |2022-03-23T23:23:30+00:00March 23rd, 2022|Categories: general|Comments Off on The role of a patient care assistant (PCA)

A patient care assistant works alongside and supports the whole practice team to achieve the highest standards of patient care. Under the direction and supervision of a veterinary surgeon or registered veterinary nurse (RVN) they will assist with monitoring of inpatients, infection control and handling animals safely for procedures such as injections, blood samples, bandage [...]

16 03, 2022

Easter Opening Hours

By |2022-03-16T13:31:29+00:00March 16th, 2022|Categories: general|Comments Off on Easter Opening Hours

Whether you’re planning a weekend break or a few days at home, we will be here over the Easter weekend should you need us; however, our opening hours will vary from our usual times. Please familiarise yourself with our opening times over the Bank Holiday weekend. 15.04.2022 - Good Friday - Closed 16.04.2022 - Closed [...]

16 03, 2022

Spring hazards

By |2022-03-16T01:05:19+00:00March 16th, 2022|Categories: general|Comments Off on Spring hazards

Spring is an exciting time for most of us, pets included! Lighter nights mean more opportunities for being outdoors. To ensure a happy and safe season for your animals, take a minute to make yourself aware of hidden dangers which could lead to a poorly pet. Fleas, ticks and worms Whilst a year-round problem for [...]

15 03, 2022

The role of a Registered Veterinary Nurse

By |2022-03-18T17:43:05+00:00March 15th, 2022|Categories: general|Comments Off on The role of a Registered Veterinary Nurse

Ask most veterinary practices and they will tell you that their Registered Veterinary Nurses (RVNs) are at the very heart of everything they do. Such is the respect for RVNs that a whole month is dedicated to celebrating their roles – Veterinary Nurse Awareness Month takes place every May and is recognised worldwide. Whilst the [...]

15 03, 2022

The role of a veterinary surgeon

By |2022-03-15T18:11:21+00:00March 15th, 2022|Categories: general|Comments Off on The role of a veterinary surgeon

Veterinary surgeons (commonly known as vets) serve the healthcare needs of animals. Once qualified as a vet, there are many roles such as teaching, research, government and clinical work. Clinical vets can work with farm animals, zoo animals, horses, laboratory animals, pets or a mixture. It is an incredibly diverse and challenging job. The majority [...]

Go to Top