Increasingly, people are taking up the ‘good-life’ and going into keeping livestock. From a couple of goats in the back garden to a herd of alpacas, we understand how important your animals are to you. As well as providing advice to individual clients, we offer specific training courses to provide you with the knowledge to care for your animals in the best possible way.
While some small or emergency surgical procedures can be carried out on the owners premises it is often preferable to bring the patient into the surgery. This has several advantages-
Economic - There is no visit charge.
Safety of anaesthesia - While the majority of small farm animals have anaesthesia induced and maintained by injectable agents it is often safer to have access to gaseous anaesthesia in the event of problems.
Staff - The surgery has experienced surgical nurses available to help & assist.
Amongst the surgical operations which may be carried out at the surgery are:-
Vaccine requirements for small ruminants can be discussed and vaccine plans instituted at the surgery.