CVS Netherlands


CVS in the Netherlands

We are passionate about animal care. CVS own 18 practices with 26 surgeries in the Netherlands and continue to grow.

We are committed to investing in the development of our people and facilities. Clinical development will always be the fore aspect of all our training as our team is a valuable asset

The team in the Netherlands are led by Hans Spanjersberg, Country Manager, Netherlands.

Our values

Our values are at the heart of how we work and underpin the way we do business:

  • Customer focus
  • Commitment to excellence
  • Success through our people
  • Honesty and integrity

Our Netherlands practices

CVS Netherlands currently comprises of the following practices:

Selling your practice to CVS and joining us

We are always looking for good quality practices to join the CVS network. We will look at any veterinary practice, although we prefer ones that have some or all of the following characteristics;

  • Dedicated small animal, equine, farm, mixed and specialist referral centres.
  • Practices located in populous areas with good parking on site of close by.
  • Practices staffed by a minimum of three vets, although smaller practices will be considered if they are close to another CVS practice.
  • Where the present owners are prepared to continue working in the practice, at least for a transition period.

Five reasons to join CVS Netherlands

  1. Clinical decisions continue to be made by the vets in practice.
  2. CVS practices retain their unique name and identity.
  3. Practice owners have freedom to concentrate on client care and clinical excellence.
  4. Practices benefit from CVS Group specialist expertise.
  5. Learning and development opportunities.

Confidential, free valuation of your practice

Our extensive experience in the acquisition market means that we can offer practice owners an accurate free valuation service without commitment.  Our team will talk to you in person about the options and the process.  Should you then decide to sell to us, we covert that valuation into a formal offer to buy.

Get in touch or find out more

To find out more about our acquisition process please contact:

Bas Engel
Telephone: 0031 (0) 655817521

Career opportunities at CVS Netherlands

We have a variety of career opportunities to offer you across our practices in the Netherlands and also in the United Kingdom.

Our colleagues are vital to our success; therefore it is vital that we provide every colleague with the opportunity to train, develop progress and make the most of their skills and experience.

To find out more please visit our careers website or send your CV to