89-91 Watford Way





020 8202 6344 020 8202 6344


020 8202 7139



Opening Hours

24 hours – 365 days a year

Consulting Times

Mon–Sun: 09:30–12:30 | 14:00–16:00 | 17:00–19:00


Our Practice, Facilities and Services

Led by partners and veterinary surgeons, Richard Leonard and Jerry Dunne, our friendly and experienced team in Hendon strive to deliver amazing client and patient care. We're a 24-hour hospital, which means we are open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to care for your beloved companion. We know vet visits can be stressful, so we have separate cat and dog areas to help them feel relaxed; we also have free parking available for you on our forecourt. Feel free to give us a call or pop in to see us for a chat - we're always happy to offer advice.

Entrance and Parking Details:
Main entrance at the front of the building. Private parking at the front of the building, as well as free street parking, if required.

Medivet The Vets Hendon Services

The following services are available from Medivet The Vets Hendon :

  • CT Imaging
    Creates detailed 3D images for a clear diagnosis and treatment plan.

  • Medications & Prescriptions
    We can provide repeat medications and prescriptions for ongoing conditions – ask us for details.

  • MRI
    Magnetic Resonance Imaging assists us with diagnosing health problems and planning further treatment.

  • Acupuncture
    We use acupuncture as a technique to help relieve pain in many conditions.

  • Fleas & Worming
    Regular flea and worming treatment to keep your pet – and house – free from pesky parasites.

  • ECG
    An electrocardiogram is used to study the electrical activity of the heart.

  • Operating Theatre
    Our state-of-the-art operating theatre allows us to perform all major surgery onsite.

  • Vaccinations
    Vaccinations are essential for protecting your pet from a variety of life-threatening illnesses.

  • In-house Laboratory
    Our in-house laboratory allows us to run tests and provide same day results.

  • Neutering
    The best way to prevent unplanned pregnancies; an important part of responsible pet ownership.

  • Microchipping
    A small and pain-free chip that helps reunite lost pets with their beloved owners.

  • Garden
    Perfect for a change of scenery and a breath of fresh air!

  • Hospitalisation
    Your pet will receive continuous, high-quality care throughout their stay.

  • Free Client Parking
    Free client parking available onsite.

  • Street Parking
    Plenty of street-parking available nearby.

  • Pay & Display Parking
    Pay and display parking available nearby.

  • Dentistry
    Our excellent dental facilities help us to care for your pet’s oral health.

  • 24-Hour Intensive Care
    We can provide 24-hour intensive care to critically ill patients.

  • X-Rays
    A diagnostic imaging technique used to investigate and diagnose diseases in your pet.

  • Cat Friendly Clinic
    We’ve been awarded Cat Friendly Clinic status by the International Society of Feline Medicine.

  • Separate Cat & Dog Wards
    Keeping your pet calm and relaxed throughout their stay.

  • Ultrasound
    A non-invasive imaging technique used to examine your pet’s internal organs.

  • 15 Minute Consultations
    To allow you enough time to ask as many questions as you wish.

  • Endoscopy
    A small and flexible camera that examines internal body parts with little surgical intervention.

  • Pet Passports
    We can issue pet passports so your pet can join you on your holiday.

  • Free Nurse Clinics
    Our experienced nurses offer free expert advice on how to keep your pet healthy.

  • 24 Hour Emergency Care
    We’re here for you 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. We have internal round-the-clock care at our 24-hour​ practices.

  • Disability Friendly
    Our practice features disabled access. If you have any specific requirements, please call us.

  • Home Visits
    We are able to offer home visits if you find it difficult to get to our practice.

  • Symptom Checker
    An online, scientifically tested quiz that identifies how urgently your pet needs to see a vet.

  • Orthopaedic Theatre
    Our dedicated orthopaedic theatre allows us to deal with conditions involving your pet’s musculoskeletal system.

  • Isolation Unit
    We care for patients with infectious diseases in our isolation unit so other animals aren’t at risk.

Emergency Care

020 8202 6344

Your nearest 24-hour centre is:

Medivet The Vets Hendon 24 Hour Veterinary Hospital

We have our very own 24-hour veterinary clinic right here at our Hendon practice, where our dedicated team will provide your companion with round-the-clock care in an emergency.

Here, we have access to state-of-the-art equipment which allows us to provide your pet with the highest standard of care. We also have 24-hour access to your pet’s clinical records – through our integrated system – so we can update you on your pet’s progress whenever you feel the need.


89 - 91 Watford Way, Hendon, London, NW4 4RS

Opening Hours

24 hours  365 days a year

Meet The Team

  • Richard Leonard

    Senior Partner and Veterinary Surgeon

  • Dr Jerry Dunne

    Partner and Veterinary Surgeon

  • Vlad Tipisca

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Natalia Parrilla

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Robert Fraser

    Veterinary Surgeon

  • Ana Tavares Arelo Manso

    Night Veterinary Surgeon

  • Isabel Marcos Carpio

    Night Veterinary Surgeon

  • Sarah Powell

    Head Veterinary Nurse

  • Natasha Allsop

    Deputy Head Veterinary Nurse

  • Heidi Sadler

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Sasha Potter

    Veterinary Nurse

  • Zoe Ganderton

    Student Veterinary Nurse

  • Annabel Sloman

    Student Veterinary Nurse

  • Luca Zammattio

    Student Veterinary Nurse

  • Shradha Vakani

    Student Veterinary Nurse

  • Luana Baroni

    Patient Care Assistant

  • Bob Dawson

    Night Student Veterinary Nurse

  • Sarah Aldous

    Night Student Veterinary Nurse

  • Xenia Langlais

    Client Care Assistant

  • Hollie Davies

    Client Care Assistant

  • Petra Losonczi-Kiss

    Client Care Assistant

  • Alexis Keaney

    Client Care Assistant

  • Sarah Kemp

    Client Care Assistant

  • Anne McPhillips

    Client Care Assistant

  • Michelle Cooke

    Client Care Assistant

  • Catherine Byrne

    Client Care Assistant

  • Michal Sidorowicz

    Mobile Veterinary Surgeon

  • Virginia Rega

    Mobile Veterinary Surgeon

  • Dagmara Welna

    Mobile Veterinary Surgeon

  • Jacky Yuen

    Mobile Veterinary Surgeon

  • Pedro Guimaraes Maia Pinto Guimaraes

    Mobile Veterinary Surgeon

  • Karolina Iskra

    Mobile Veterinary Surgeon

  • Dr Caroline Dewhurst

    Mobile Veterinary Surgeon

  • Reina Sasporte Genafo

    Mobile Veterinary Surgeon

  • Tess Coakley

    Mobile Head Veterinary Nurse

  • Kavita Shah

    Mobile Veterinary Nurse

  • Merlean Hall

    Mobile Veterinary Nurse

  • Nichola Orchard

    Mobile Student Veterinary Nurse

  • Marcus Kehoe

    Mobile Patient Care Assistant

  • Jacqueline Napieralla

    Mobile Patient Care Assistant

  • Gisele Pinheiro

    Mobile Patient Care Assistant

  • Hannah Sillars

    Mobile Patient Care Assistant

  • Karen Curtin-Landy

    Mobile Patient Care Assistant

  • Madalina Sidor

    Mobile Patient Care Assistant

  • Alexa Vargas

    Night Mobile Patient Care Assistant

  • Deanna Mayo

    Mobile Patient Care Assistant

  • Charlotte Tristram-Walmsley

    Mobile Patient Care Assistant

  • Joe Brooks

    Mobile Patient Care Assistant

  • Ella Nyman

    Mobile Patient Care Assistant

  • Deniz Ertekin

    Mobile Patient Care Assistant

  • Tracy McDonnell

    Mobile Patient Care Assistant

  • Dr Daniel Preter

    Regional Director and Senior Partner

  • Dr Aiz Baig

    Regional Director

  • Lynn Chant

    Area Manager

  • Lily Perrin

    Assistant Area Manager

News & Promotions

June is National Microchipping Month

This June is National Microchipping Month (sponsored by Petlog, the UK’s largest lost and found database for microchipped pet…


A Veterinary Nurse's Role in the Name of Animal Welfare

Their uniforms are often hairier than their patients. When you’re in need of pet care and advice, they always lend a helping …


Be Lungworm Aware

Recent studies indicate lungworm has spread throughout the UK. It's a parasite that can cause serious health problems in dogs…


The Right Diet For Your Rabbit

Are you unsure what to feed your rabbit to ensure they live a healthy lifestyle?

Our vet, Lizzie Kwint, from Medivet Canvey …


Impaled on a Branch: Mya Lives to Tell Her Tale

Medivet West Byfleet’s Head Vet, Laura, has seen many cases of impalement throughout her career as a vet, but nothing quite l…


The Essential Guide to Hyperthyroidism

Thanks to advances in veterinary medicine, pets are living longer.

Whilst this is fantastic as pets are living happier, heal…


Find Your Perfect Dog Buddy

It's Professional Pet Sitters Week from 4th March, and we've teamed up with DogBuddy, a leading pet-sitting service that pair…


Why Training Your Puppy Really Matters

Becoming a dog owner for the first time is exciting. But where do you begin to train your new pup and get them used to the bi…


6 Ways to be the Perfect Pet Parent

Did you know that February is “Responsible Pet Owners” month?

Having a pet is an incredibly rewarding experience, but with i…


Rhino Icon Thandi Gives Birth to Her Second Calf

Thandi became a global anti-poaching icon after she survived having her horn hacked off five years ago. So when her two-year-…


Mickey's Miracle: Learning to Walk Again

Each year, Battersea Dogs & Cats Home open their doors to more than 5,000 dogs and over 3,000 cats. Their vision is for e…


A Family of Vets Caring for Your Pets

We know that choosing a vet can be a tricky decision. Everyone has their own idea of what the perfect practice looks like.



How Your Small Change Serves a Big Purpose

As 2017 looms larger and we ready ourselves for the New Year, we can’t help but look back on 2016 and feel a little bit proud…


What You Need to Know About Alabama Rot

Due to an increasing number of cases being reported across England recently, dog owners are being urged to steer clear from w…


Product Recall Urges Cat Owners to be Aware

As vets, it is our duty to keep you informed of any veterinary product recalls so you can ensure your pet remains happy and h…


Braveheart Barley

Back in September, a beautiful six-year-old Cocker Spaniel named Barley visited Medivet Oakdale with an upset tummy and then …


Rescuing Rosie from her Road Accident

On the 14th July 2016, an adorable six-year-old Whippet named Rosie was sadly involved in a road accident. She sustained terr…


Sniffing to Protect the Rhino

World Rhino Day takes place on the 22nd September, and it’s a day to celebrate all five species of rhino: Black, white, great…


Borehamwood's Braveheart: Riley

Hello, my name is Riley and I visited Medivet Borehamwood recently because my mum found a lump on my chest.

I saw a very fri…


200,000 Clients Help Us Raise £100k Through Pennies

200,000 of our generous clients have helped us to raise a fantastic £100,000 through Pennies, the digital charity box, to fun…



To make an enquiry click here or call 020 8202 6344