Recent acquisitions

CVS is constantly looking for good quality practices for integration into its existing network.

We are always interested in acquiring new practices, and detailed here are our most recent acquisitions.

Beech House Veterinary Surgery

On 6th December 2018 Beech House Veterinary Surgery joined the CVS Group. Beech House is a single site small animal practice situated in Radcliffe, Manchester.

Beech House employs 21 staff. The previous owner, Shaun Alcock will be continuing post acquisition, taking on the role of Clinical Director.

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Silverton Veterinary Practice

On 5th December 2018 Silverton Veterinary Practice joined the CVS Group. Silverton Vets is a three site small animal practice situated around Paignton.

Silverton Vets employs 23 staff. The previous owner, Cath Meakin will be continuing post acquisition, with Cath taking on the role of Clinical Director.

Practice website

Yew Tree Veterinary Centre

On 29th November 2018 Yew Tree Veterinary Centre joined the CVS Group. Yew Tree Vets is a single site small animal practice situated in Manchester.

Yew Tree Vets employs 11 staff. The previous owner Frank Maguire will be continuing at the practice as an assistant vet.

Practice website

Ashfield Veterinary Surgery

On 16th November 2018 Ashfield Veterinary Surgery joined the CVS Group. Ashfield Veterinary Surgery is a single site mixed animal practice situated near Durham.

Post-Acquisition the large animal work will be taken over by Castle Vets and Ashfield will continue to run as a small animal site.

Ashfield Veterinary Surgery employs 10 staff. The previous owners, Alasdair Tait and Christopher Davis will be continuing post acquisition, with Alasdair taking on the role of Clinical Director.

Boundary Veterinary Clinic

On 14th November 2018 Boundary Veterinary Clinic joined the CVS Group. Boundary Vets is a single site small animal practice situated in Manchester.

Boundary Vets employs four staff. The previous owners, Philip Relph BVM&S MRCVS and Katy Relph will be continuing post acquisition.

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Bond Street Veterinary Clinic

On 13th November 2018 Bond Street Veterinary Clinic joined the CVS Group. Bond Street is a single site small animal practice situated in Macclesfield.

Bond Street employs around 21 staff. The previous owners James McCance, Susan McCance and Jonathan Harper will all be staying on post completion.

Practice website

Pinfold House Veterinary Clinic

On 12th November 2018 Pinfold House Veterinary Clinic joined the CVS Group. Pinfold House is a single site small animal practice situated in Misterton, Doncaster.

Pinfold House employs around 10 staff. The previous owner will be staying on post completion, June Turner BVMS MRCVS.

Practice website

St Elmo Veterinary Clinic

On 8th November 2018 St Elmo Veterinary Clinic joined the CVS Group. St Elmo is a single site small animal practice situated in Derry, Northern Ireland.

St Elmo employs around 10 staff. The previous owner will be staying on post completion, Emma-Jane Hunniford BVetMed MRCVS.

Practice website

Harrier Veterinary Surgery

On 5th November 2018 Harrier Veterinary Surgery joined the CVS Group. Harrier Vets is a single site small animal practice situated in Southampton.

Harrier Vets employs around six staff. The previous owner, Richard Hatton BVSc MRCVS will be continuing post acquisition as Clinical Director.

Practice website

Spires Veterinary Clinic

On 29th October 2018 Spires Veterinary Clinic joined the CVS Group. Spires Vets is a single-site small animal practice situated in Omagh, Northern Ireland.

Spires Vets employs around nine staff. The previous owner, James Callion BVM&S MRCVS will be continuing post acquisition.

Practice website

Campsie Veterinary Centre

On 26th October 2018, Campsie Veterinary Centre joined the CVS Group. Campsie Vets is a single site mixed practice situated in Omagh, Northern Ireland.

Campsie Vets employs around 19 staff. The previous owners will all be staying post completion Cathal McNamee MVB MRCVS; John Cassidy MVB MRCVS and Aidan O’Neill MVB MRCVS.

Practice website

Camlas Petcare Vets

On 23rd October 2018 Camlas Petcare Vets joined the CVS Group. Camlas is a single-site small animal practice situated in Welshpool.

Camlas employs around 13 staff. The previous owner will be staying on post completion, Anna Judson BVSc MSc MRCVS.

Practice website

Kirkby Vets

On 11th October 2018 Kirkby Vets joined the CVS Group. Kirkby Vets is a single site small animal practice situated in Liverpool.

Kirkby Vets employs around seven staff. The previous owner, Catherine Gurka, will be staying on post completion as Clinical Director.

Practice website

Briar Dawn Veterinary Centre

On 26th September 2018 Briar Dawn Veterinary Centre joined the CVS Group. Briar Dawn Veterinary Centre is a single site small animal practice situated in Oldham.

Briar Dawn employs around 18 staff. The previous owner, Jocelyn Owens will be staying on post completion as Practice Director.

Practice website

Arbury Road Veterinary Surgery

On 19th September 2018 Arbury Road Vets joined the CVS Group. Arbury Road Vets is a single site small animal practice situated in Cambridgeshire.

Arbury Road Vets employs around 12 staff. The previous owner, Robert Done BVSc MRCVS will be staying on post completion as a senior vet.

Practice website

Towy Vets

On 4th September 2018 Towy Vets joined the CVS Group. Towy is a single site small animal practice situated in Carmarthenshire.

Towy employs around five staff. The previous owner will be staying on post completion Simon Brazier BVSc MRCVS.

Practice website

Beechwood Veterinary Surgery

On 23rd August 2018 Beechwood Veterinary Surgery joined the CVS Group. Beechwood is a single site small animal practice situated in East Sussex.

Beechwood employs around 10 staff. The previous owner, Chris Wells BVSc MRCVS, will be staying on post completion.

Practice website

Endell Veterinary Group

On 9th August 2018 Endell Veterinary Group joined the CVS Group. Endell is a four site mixed animal practice situated in Salisbury. It also operates a training centre for Royal Veterinary College (RVC) students at Newton Valence, Alton.

Endell employs around 67 staff. The previous owners will be staying on post completion Richard Parker MA VetMB CertEP CertES(Orth) MRCVS; Hani Milstein MA VetMB CertES (Orth) MRCVS; Sam Cutler BVSc MRCVS; Keith Cutler BSc BVSc DipECBHM MRCVS; and Jim Willshire BVSc DCHP PGCertBA MRCVS.

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Corner House Equine Clinic

On 31st July 2018 Corner House Equine Clinic joined the CVS Group. Corner House is a two site equine practice situated in Warwickshire.

Corner House employs around 15 staff. Both the previous owners will be staying on post completion – Robert Walsh MVB MRCVS Grad Cert ESM (UCD) and Angela Walsh MRCVS BVMS Cert AVP.

 

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Slate Hall Veterinary Group

On 27th July 2018 Slate Hall Veterinary Group joined the CVS Group.

Slate Hall is the leading provider of technical services and veterinary medicines to the UK Poultry food industry. Slate Hall operates from several locations around the UK, and represents an exciting new venture for CVS.

The ex-owners Daniel Parker, Grant Hayes, Peter Cargill and Andrew Bufton will be continuing in their current roles post acquisition.

Gilabbey Veterinary Hospital

On 26th July 2018 Gilabbey Veterinary Hospital joined the CVS Group. Gilabbey is a small animal practice situated in Cork, Ireland.

The one site practice employs around 31 staff. The previous owners will all be staying on post completion – Shane Guerin MVB MACVSc Cert SAO DVCSc Diplomate ECVS MRCVS; Pat O’Doherty MVB MRCVS; and Tom Conway MVB MRCVS.

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