• small animals
    Small animals

    We've got in house blood testing facilities, digital x-ray, ultrasound and endoscope.

  • large animals
    Large animals

    We undertake farm animal (bovine, ovine, porcine, caprine) and equine work.

  • animal surgery
    Surgery

    To book your animal in for routine surgery, give us a ring between 9 and 5 and speak to a member of staff.

New Telephone System!


On Wednesday 10th August we are having a new telephone system installed at the practice to improve how your calls are managed. While the system is being switched over there will unfortunately be a period of 15 - 30 minutes when all our telephone lines will be down.

This will take place sometime between 11.30am – 12.30pm on that day. We have been advised this will be kept to the absolute minimum time as possible.

If you have an Veterinary emergency during this time and you can not get through please do keep trying as it may only be a matter of minutes before we are back on line ready to help you. Alternatively you could try mobile number: 07817171222 We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.

Your Dulverton Veterinary Practice team.

 


Vaccination clinics are back


We are pleased to inform you that we have now restarted our vaccination clinics which take place every Thursday between 12pm – 1pm.

These clinics are strictly by appointment only.

Please telephone the surgery on 01398 323285 to book your appointment.

 

Bank holiday closure


The surgery will be closed on Monday 29th August 2022 for the Bank holiday. If you have an Veterinary emergency on that day please telephone the surgery number 01398 323285 and it will put you through to the on call emergency Vet.

 


EMERGENCY CONTACT


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Tel: 01398323285

We need to know what kind of animal is involved, what symptoms are obvious and what happened.

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Laser therapy


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This spring the practice has purchased a multiwave laser machine and we have started to perform laser therapy on a number of patients. The laser is synchronizing continuous and pulsed emissions of different wavelengths to achieve a high peak power without undesired thermal effects. In short: this therapy is risk free for your animal, but can help reducing inflammation, oedema, chronic and acute pain by stimulation of the natural self healing potencies of every body cell.

The treatment does usually not take more than 10 minutes, the owner is staying with the pet and the sessions are by appointment only, once we have worked out the best laser protocol for the condition to be treated.

If you like more information about this, please do not hesitate to ask a member of staff.

Our Services


Opening hours


DULVERTON PRACTICE:
Mon-Fri: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
-by appointment only-
Saturday: 9:00AM - 11:30AM
- by appointment only-

BAMPTON PRACTICE:
Tue AND Fri: 3:30PM - 4:00PM
- by appoinment only-

TELEPHONE NUMBER: 01398 323285

Good to know


Covid-19 latest

We have received a lot of positive feedback from our clients regarding our appointment system which has been in place since the start of the pandemic. The main advantages of this system other than keeping us all safer, are:
  • no overcrowding of the car park
  • reduced waiting times
  • less stress for the animals
We therefore decided as a practice to stick to our appointment only system and not to return to open surgeries even in a post pandemic environment. We will therefore not be holding any more vaccination clinics. We are currently still not allowing any people in the building.
For full details please see our

Coronavirus Policy!

 


Repeat Prescriptions

We can be extremely busy at times, so if we have seen your pet within the last 6 months, please ring or email us with your request and we will have it ready for you when you arrive. We would also kindly ask you to order flea and tick treatments in advance to minimise waiting times. Thank you. Tel:01398 323285

Please ring us during opening times (9:00am -5:00pm), if possible 24 hours in advance, in case your prescription needs to be ordered in.