CVS acquires Riverside Veterinary Practice

25th May, 2023

  • Practice Acquisition

CVS is pleased to announce that it has acquired Top Vets Ltd., which trades as Riverside Veterinary Practice, also known as Riverside Vets, on 25th May 2023.

Riverside Vets is a first opinion, small animal veterinary practice near Edinburgh which has been established since 1981. The main hospital site is situated in Livingston, with two smaller sites in Armadale and Bathgate.

The practice has an excellent local reputation, with long-standing and loyal staff, including an experienced team of 14 vets.

Graeme Sherriff and Mandy Clarkson are the former owners of the practice. Graeme will be staying on full time as Clinical Director and Mandy will be exiting the business after a six-month transitional period to begin her well-deserved retirement.

CVS Group operates across small animal, farm animal, equine, laboratories and crematoria, with over 500 veterinary practices and referral centres in the UK, the Republic of Ireland and the Netherlands. For more information about CVS Group visit