Our services

This is your overview of the services we offer. Should you have any questions, you can of course get in touch with us and make an appointment.

Patients with private health insurance please note:

However, a number of services are not covered by many insurance providers or only partially so.  We will of course advise you on a case-by-case basis and explain any costs incurred.

Our service specialisations

Preventative examinations

Current developments in the health policy arena are making early medical diagnosis a more topical issue than ever before. We offer numerous different preventative examinations.

These are strongly recommended for older patients, especially those receiving on-going or long term medications.

Picking up organic disease at an early stage before signs have become apparent can allow a targetted approach to delay the onset of disease and maintain good health for longer.

 

We recommend annual blood checks for dogs over 10 and cats over 12.  Patients with existing disease and those where medications are being used that can potentially cause organic damage should have six monthly blood and urine checks.

 

Look at preventive examinations

 

Ultrasound examinations

Also referred to as sonography in veterinary jargon, ultrasound examinations provide early information about the condition of the internal organs and in pregnancy diagnosis.

 

Look at ultrasound examinations

Electrocardiography

We are able to monitor electrical functionality of your pet's heart condition to aid in diagnosis, prognosis and therapy

We also offer the following services:

 

  • Cardiac and circulatory examinations
  • ECG
  • Laboratory investigations
  • Radiography (X-ray)
  • Critical Care and Intraveous Infusion
  • Pain therapy
  • Adjuvant cancer therapy
  • Testing for Ringworm
  • Allergy tests
  • Homeopathy
  • Passports and Travel Veterinary advice
  • Inoculation advice, inoculations

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How to contact us

Shipston Veterinary Centre Ltd

24 West Street
Shipston-on-Stour CV36 4HD

 

Phone

01608 661232

 

Our consultation times:

Shipston-on-Stour

8.40 a.m. - 6.00 p.m. Monday to Friday

 

Moreton-in-Marsh

Hospital Road,

GL56 0BQ

4.30 p.m. - 5.45 p.m. Monday to Friday

Times are variable. 

 

All consultations at both surgeries are by appointment only

 

Please note that in emergency out of hours, the same number should be dialled.  Listen to the message, then dial 7 to be put through to the Emergency Vet.

News

News August 2018

 

Martin Foster

 

Martin decided in 2017 that he wanted to reduce to working a two day week as a prelude to leaving SVC after more than three decades.  As of August 2018 he has now left the practice to pursue his other interests of music-making, canoeing and music festival attendance!  We wish him very well for the future.

 

Alex Pounder

 

We are delighted to welcome Alex to SVC.  Alex qualified in 2017 and has been working in Devon. 

 

 

Alabama Rot

 

Please don't panic about this!  Social media has gone a bit wild about it.  If you have genuine concerns and would like reassurance, do contact the surgery!

 

 

 

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