Medivet 24 Hour Shrewsbury

01743 465554

4.8 /5
210 reviews

2 Longbow Close, Harlescott, Shrewsbury, SY1 3GZ

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Free Client Parking, Main entrance at the front of the practice. Large private car park at the front of the practice.

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Opening Hours

Open 24 hours, 365 days a year

We’re here for you 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. We have internal round-the-clock care at our 24-hour practice.

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Meet the team

Simon Cook

Partner and Veterinary Surgeon

Simon Cook

Partner and Veterinary Surgeon

I joined Medivet Shrewsbury practice straight after graduating in 2013. I’d never lived in Shrewsbury before but having moved here it has very quickly felt like home. I have been Branch Partner since July 2017 and it has flown by. I have completed my Certificate in Advanced Veterinary Practice and I’ve just enrolled on a further certificate in surgery. I have three dogs – a border terrier and two cocker spaniels – a cat, and have recently started keeping some marine fish. In my spare time, I enjoy weightlifting.

Amanda Davies

Veterinary Surgeon

Amanda Davies

Veterinary Surgeon

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Matteo Pignanelli

Veterinary Surgeon

Matteo Pignanelli

Veterinary Surgeon

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Mark Astbury

Night Veterinary Surgeon

Mark Astbury

Night Veterinary Surgeon

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Eliza Hajdas

Night Veterinary Surgeon

Eliza Hajdas

Night Veterinary Surgeon

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Ana Lopes

Veterinary Surgeon

Ana Lopes

Veterinary Surgeon

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Patricia Lardon

Night Veterinary Surgeon

Patricia Lardon

Night Veterinary Surgeon

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Eliza Hajdas

Veterinary Surgeon

Beatriz Arranz

Veterinary Surgeon

Beatriz Arranz

Veterinary Surgeon

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Laura Morgan

Head Veterinary Nurse

Laura Morgan

Head Veterinary Nurse

I have been working at Medivet Shrewsbury for three years and thoroughly enjoy the hustle and bustle of hospital life. After qualifying in 2015, I eventually returned to my hometown of Shrewsbury and started here at Medivet. I have many pets including three dogs, two cats, two rabbits and a horse named Toffee. I have also recently started keeping marine fish. I love being outside walking the dogs or riding my horse. I’m always keen to further my skills so I aim to enrol onto the Advance Veterinary Nursing course this year.

Rebecca Beard

Veterinary Nurse

Rebecca Beard

Veterinary Nurse

I began working in a Telford-based practice in 1999, before moving to Staffordshire to start my Senior Veterinary Nurse training. I qualified as a Registered Veterinary Nurse in 2003 at a veterinary hospital. I started working at Medivet Shrewsbury in 2011 as Head Nurse, and now since having my children, I work part-time as the Senior Clinical Nurse. My interests are all things surgical. I enjoy theatre work and emergency cases especially, but I love all aspects of my job. I am currently studying towards a Nurse Certificate in Anaesthesia, which I'm loving. I have a lovely dog called Flo.

Megan Smith

Veterinary Nurse

Megan Smith

Veterinary Nurse

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Sarah Jones

Veterinary Nurse

Sarah Jones

Veterinary Nurse

I started working at Medivet Shrewsbury as a Veterinary Care Assistant in June 2015 and I’ve recently passed my OSCEs and become a Qualified Veterinary Nurse. I previously lived in Australia for a couple of years working as a Veterinary Receptionist, which sparked my keen interest to become a Veterinary Nurse. I have two cats called Tallow and Roo and two dogs called Fox and Panda. Outside work, I enjoy playing sports, such as netball and rounders, and running with my dog Fox. I'm also a professional silversmith, hand-making silver jewellery including custom memorial pieces.

Clayton Cooper

Veterinary Nurse

Clayton Cooper

Veterinary Nurse

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Lauren Johnson

Night Veterinary Nurse

Lauren Johnson

Night Veterinary Nurse

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Jodie Steel

Student Veterinary Nurse

Jodie Steel

Student Veterinary Nurse

I've been working for Medivet since October 2017 and I’ve been permanent at Shrewsbury since February 2019. I previously worked in wildlife rescue and rehabilitation, so I have a keen interest in wildlife and exotics and feel privileged to be able to practice the skills and knowledge that I’ve acquired. Although I don't have any animals of my own, my landlady is a 'home-from-home' dog boarder, so there are at least four or five dogs at home each night to keep me busy. I’m due to start my Veterinary Nursing Diploma at Bottle Green this September and I can’t wait to get going.

Claire Armstrong

Student Veterinary Nurse

Claire Armstrong

Student Veterinary Nurse

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Emily Clark

Student Veterinary Nurse

Emily Clark

Student Veterinary Nurse

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Robin Howe

Night Patient Care Assistant

Robin Howe

Night Patient Care Assistant

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Jessica Brown

Grooming Assistant

Jessica Brown

Grooming Assistant

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Emma Pryce

Veterinary Nurse

Emma Pryce

Veterinary Nurse

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Daisy May Stokes

Patient Care Assistant

Megan Poulson

Veterinary Nurse

Eleanor Mace

Student Veterinary Nurse

Kim Price

Grooming Assistant

Kim Price

Grooming Assistant

I have been at Medivet Shrewsbury for just over 10 years, having qualified in 2019 and grown up in the area. As well as my own dogs and two cats, I also look after two dogs every day and we enjoy going on long walks together.

Becky Lloyd

Client Care Assistant

Becky Lloyd

Client Care Assistant

I have worked at Groomzone for two years and I'm very grateful to be able to work with so many fantastic animals and people every day. I own a chocolate labrador called Enzo, two guinea pigs, Toffee and Muffin, and will soon add a kitten to the collection called Custard. I have lived in Shrewsbury all my life. My main interests are my animals, wildlife, music and sewing.

Andrea Macdonald

Client Care Assistant

Andrea Macdonald

Client Care Assistant

I have worked at the hospital for six years after moving here from Merseyside, where I worked in retail management. Moving to the countryside and changing career has been the best decision for me and my family, including my cat Peggy and my terrier Fizz, who loves to come walking with me to explore the area. Outside work, I love to travel and experience different cultures.

Amy Rhodes

Client Care Assistant

Amy Rhodes

Client Care Assistant

I’ve worked at Medivet Shrewsbury for nearly four years now. I've always had a crazy obsession for animals, which led me to college to study horses. I like to be in the great outdoors, camping, trips to the seaside, horse riding and watching copious amounts of Game of Thrones. I am owned by two cats, Steve and Bobbi, who enjoy keeping me on my toes.

Emily Blount

Grooming Assistant

Lorraine Fagan

Client Care Assistant

Lorraine Fagan

Client Care Assistant

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Niamh Macdonald

Client Care Assistant

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Reviews

4.8 /5
210 reviews
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Google
5.0/5
Jun 10, 2022
Google Medivet 24 Hour Shrewsbury Verified User
Friendly, helpful, and so caring in their handling of our dog. More like visiting friends than a vets! Very impressed with how they handled regular visits and an emergency. Excellent.
Google
5.0/5
Jun 9, 2022
Google Medivet 24 Hour Shrewsbury Verified User
Having to take our beloved cat Minnie in in the early hours of the morning was awful, but the staff were truely amazing. We unfortunately had to have her pts, but they were so kind and caring towards Minnie, myself and my daughter . Thank you so much for everything and for being so gentle with her.
Facebook
5.0/5
Jun 8, 2022
Facebook Medivet 24 Hour Shrewsbury Verified User
Can’t thank medivet enough for what we’ve been through these past few years. They’ve been so helpful and the communication is excellent! Although we were regular visitors, everyone was always so welcoming and especially ana and Simon who did everything possible to keep my baby girl alive but it was just her time to go🌈. Thank you for everything from both my mum, myself and Molly🐶 (even though she didn’t like coming, deep down I knew she liked the people🙈). Thank you x
Google
5.0/5
Mar 16, 2022
Google Medivet 24 Hour Shrewsbury Verified User
Absolutely amazing pet hospital! Staff are always so helpful and considerate, they provide a real first class service and do everything in such a caring and professional manner making me feel so at ease leaving my pup in their care, couldn't be more impressed!
Google
5.0/5
Feb 4, 2022
Google Medivet 24 Hour Shrewsbury Verified User
I’m new to the area, the staff were all very friendly, appointment was on time, vet was very thorough and sympathetic towards my dog. Highly recommend 😊
Google
5.0/5
Jan 6, 2022
Google Medivet 24 Hour Shrewsbury Verified User
I'd just like to give a thank you to the Vet and the rest of the team working on 02/01/22. I made an emergency phone call and was swiftly given an appointment for my guinea pig that unfortunately passed away. Thank you for your care, compassion and understanding. Also for seeing/caring for her so quickly during her final hours.
Google
5.0/5
Jan 5, 2022
Google Medivet 24 Hour Shrewsbury Verified User
Caring veterinary staff and vets, very efficient service
Google
5.0/5
Dec 9, 2021
Google Medivet 24 Hour Shrewsbury Verified User
Everything was dealt with in a very professional but caring way by extremely helpful friendly compassionate staff.
Facebook
5.0/5
Oct 26, 2021
Facebook Medivet 24 Hour Shrewsbury Verified User
Huge Thank-you to the whole team. Mono our puppy has had an operation today and from start to finish they made it all run smoothly. From talking to someone on the phone to the surgery, the communication whilst he was away from home and support offered when picking him up… greatly appreciated and so nice to deal with such kind, caring and knowledgable professionals. Many thanks to you all 🐾
Google
5.0/5
Oct 18, 2021
Google Medivet 24 Hour Shrewsbury Verified User
Our pet seen out of normal hours, very pleased at the availability of 24 hr practice, and very surprised at speed of appt, more than happy with this service, huge thanks due. Also thanks to our vet who called for a follow up. Our pet not seriously damaged by her accident, so once seen, soon sorted. We witnessed another animal being dealt with, and the situation didn't seem great, but owners treated with compassion, and given a lot of time, and it was lovely to see the outcome was not as drastic as feared, and the time given to them was impressive. No rush, truly caring. Totally positive support and admiration for Medivet from me.
Google
5.0/5
Oct 4, 2021
Google Medivet 24 Hour Shrewsbury Verified User
I had to bring my poorly dog to then late one night. Having never used emegency vet before I can say that from start to finish the process was explained and they took time to reassure me. They greeted my dog by name on arrival and took such great care with him. He is now well on the mend and I think I may well now use this vet team more regularly. Brilliant team. Thank you!
Facebook
5.0/5
Sep 3, 2021
Facebook Medivet 24 Hour Shrewsbury Verified User
I would just love to thank Simon, I bought my beautiful baby Timmy in Sunday as I new he was in pain, Simon picked up straight away he was in pain with a brain tumour, even though I had to say goodbye to my fur baby boy as there was nothing else that could be done , Simon gave us and Timmy the respect and care that was needed, he made the impossible bearable. Thank you Simon it ment the world xx

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