ChesterGates Veterinary Specialists logoChestergates Veterinary Specialists is a leading specialist-led, multi-disciplinary veterinary referral hospital opened in May 2004 and acquired by CVS in 2013. It is a referral and emergency care hospital, serviced 24-hours a day, seven days a week. Chestergates receives referrals in anaesthesia, cardiology, diagnostic imaging (including MRI and CT), dermatology, internal medicine, neurology, orthopaedics, physiotherapy, and general surgery.

Chestergates is a leading UK referral centre. It is equipped with four operating theatres, excellent diagnostic imaging facilities but, most importantly, some of the best-known specialists in UK. The practice prides itself on innovation and clinical research as well as delivering first class care and veterinary medicine. The hospital is conveniently located close to the M53 and M56 and very accessible from Wales, Northern England and the Midlands.

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Northern Ireland Veterinary Specialists is Ireland’s first and only multidisciplinary Specialist-led small animal referral hospital. The team of American and European Specialists are highly competent in the diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of soft tissue, orthopaedic, neurosurgical and cardiovascular conditions. The hospital is conveniently located just outside Hillsborough, County Down close to the A1 and M1 motorway network.


Manchester Veterinary Specialists logoManchester Veterinary Specialists is a small animal orthopaedic referral centre led by European and RCVS Specialists in surgery, Steve Bright and Ben Keeley. This bespoke clinic is conveniently located within 2 miles of the M60, providing excellent accessibility for patients across the north of England. Equipped with a modern state-of-the-art operating suite, containing two climate controlled theatres, the hospital aims to provide the highest possible standards of care. High-definition video arthroscopy, 16-slice CT scanner, a fluoroscopic extremities C-arm combined with the support of a highly trained and experienced team place this clinic at the cutting edge of orthopaedic surgery.


Dovecote Veterinary Hospital logoDovecote Veterinary Hospital provides specialist surgical, neurological and diagnostic referrals to practices across the Midlands. The practice is led by Dr Andrew Robinson, European specialist in small animal surgery and he is supported by colleagues in neurology, general surgery, oncology, dermatology and clinical pathology. Facilities include in-house 16-slice CT scanner and MRI. The hospital is affiliated to University of Nottingham Veterinary School. A dedicated suite of rooms with hydrotherapy treadmill is used by our chartered, ACPAT qualified physiotherapist.


Grove Referral logoGrove Referrals is a veterinary referral hospital in Fakenham, Norfolk which provides top quality care for pets referred by their vet for specialist investigation and treatment in orthopaedics, spinal surgery, ophthalmology and advanced imaging (CT and MRI). First class veterinary care is provided by three referral veterinary surgeons, jointly led by Drs Gordon Brown and Simon Gilbert, with years of knowledge and experience between them, assisted by a friendly and personal environment, dedicated facilities and equipment, and a fully supportive nursing team. The newly refurbished state-of-the-art facilities include a dedicated referral surgical suite , and 16-slice CT scanner.


Lumbry Park Veterinary Specialists logoLumbry Park Veterinary Specialists, a new state-of-the-art multi-disciplinary referral centre in Alton, Hampshire. With internationally-renowned vets in fields including Cardiology, Dermatology, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Orthopaedics, and Soft Tissue Surgery. The team is led by clinical director, Dr Luca Ferasin. The centre extends to over 1,300sqm floorplan set within 3 acres of land, located in a beautiful part of England. Facilities include 1.5T MRI and 16-slice CT scanners within a newly remodelled building. Lumbry Park is in a convenient location just off the A31.


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Highcroft Veterinary Referrals provides expert and specialist care for cats, dogs, rabbits and exotic pets. Our multi-disciplinary team includes highly qualified vets who offer the highest levels of expertise and care to all patients. Providing referrals in Cardiology, Dermatology, Diagnostic Imaging, Emergency and Critical Care, Exotics, Internal Medicine, Ophthalmology, Orthopaedics, Physiotherapy and Soft Tissue surgery.



Weighbridge Referral Centre logoWeighbridge Veterinary Referrals in Swansea is a dedicated veterinary referral service for the investigation and treatment of small animal orthopaedics and spinal cases. Led by RCVS Specialist Steve Butterworth, Weighbridge is currently the only Specialist led orthopaedics referral centre in Wales.