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Rebranding.

But we are still the same! You may notice over the coming weeks that our signage and logos will be changing.  This will be followed by a change to the website as we have a new site in the pipeline … Continue reading

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New Laparoscopic Surgery now available at Drake Vets

Andrew has now started using the new equipment which we have been waiting so long for.  We will be booking in patients for laparoscopic female neutering and this equipment can also be used for the removal of abdominal testicles in … Continue reading

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New Prescription Rules From The RCVS

From 1st September 2023 From 1st September the Royal College of veterinary Surgeons (RCVS, the regulatory body for the veterinary profession in the UK) is introducing a new guidance on prescribing prescription only medicines.  The full guidance can be found … Continue reading

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New positions available at Drake Vets.

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Welcome to Andrew and Ellie our new vets

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Christmas and New year opening times.

Date Yelverton Tavistock Saturday 24th Dec 0830 – 1300 0900-1200 Sunday 25th Dec Emergency Only Emergency Only Monday 26th Dec Emergency Only Emergency Only Tuesday 27th Dec Emergency Only Emergency Only Wednesday 28th Dec Normal Hours Normal Hours Thursday 29th … Continue reading

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Monday the 19th September Bank Holiday

We are open on Monday 19th September for urgent cases.  We will be operating on skeleton staff to enable as many staff members as possible to be at home for the funeral. If you have an urgent case then please … Continue reading

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Bird Flu

Due to the recent increase in bird flu cases reported locally we are advising clients with sick birds to telephone first and we would likely have a telephone consultation with the vet and decide on medication from there.  In the … Continue reading

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Vets Deliver Health Plans

Health Plan – Vets Deliver. Spread the cost of your pet’s vaccinations and parasite control over the year with some fantastic savings with our new Vets Deliver Health Plan. Rather than having to remember to come in to collect your … Continue reading

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Consultations and reopening

As of March 2022 we have begun re opening our doors and restarting face to face consultations in a drive to get back to normal. We still require face coverings inside the building and if you don’t have one we … Continue reading

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