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There is a large on site car park available.
We also have a disabled parking area right at the front door for easy access.
Meet the team
I graduated from the Veterinary Faculty of Pisa in Italy in 1998 and have had 11 years in practice. I worked for a few months in Italy and the Blue Cross for 5 years, then in a private practice and locum work – including for Companion Care on and off for 2 years. I have an interest in all aspects of surgery and emergency care and have two cats called Elvis and Thai.
In my spare time I enjoy fishing and travelling.
Mrs Laura Prendergast
DR Mirriam Makgale
DR Lina Sanabria
DR Melissa Keeler
Mrs Jeni Slinn
Practice Manager, Head Veterinary Nurse and Cat Friendly Advocate
I have been nursing since 1999 and qualified in 2002 from Moulton College in Dorset. I have been working for Companion Care since the Hall Road surgery opened in 2008, before which I worked at a variety of small animal clinics through the UK gaining lots of experience and working at a variety of surgeries. I absolutely love my job! I particularly love medical and emergency medicine.
In my spare time I like to swim, socialise and go to the theatre.
Richard is a Registered Veterinary Nurse who qualified from Royal Veterinary College in 2009 with a degree in Veterinary Nursing. He enjoys hospital care and anaesthesia while at work and enjoys computer games, spending time with his family and good coffee when he is not at work. He has been working at the Hall Road Surgery since November 2011.
I started at Vets4Pets as a student veterinary nurse in 2016 where I went on to qualify in 2020.
I have a big interest in anaesthesia and I am currently undertaking my certificate in advanced veterinary nursing anaesthesia.
I also enjoy weigh clinics and wound management.
Outside of work I enjoy horse riding, spending time with family and friends, and caring for my two lovely dogs Sally and Sadie.
I have been working in practice since 2011 and qualified in 2015.
I love running nurse consultations.
Outside of work I love spending time with me family and going off-roading.
I am an RVN who qualified in 2021.
I have a keen interest in nutrition, wound care, nurse consultations and surgical nursing.
Out of work I love spending time with my two cats and family.
I am currently on the first year of my veterinary nurse training course and I am loving it.
I have lots of my own pets at home including dogs, reptiles, small animals and fish.
In 2021 I completed my degree in Animal Science and Welfare. Shortly after I joined the team at Vets4Pets.
I love meeting your pets and giving them lots of cuddles and attention.
I especially enjoy hospital care and seeing the follow up results whilst at work.
I am looking forward to developing my clinical skills whilst in practice.
In my spare time I enjoy getting out and about especially on walking holidays.
Miss Alice Tunmore
Registered Veterinary Nurse
Registered Veterinary Nurse
Mrs Francis Sexton
I have been working at Companion Care since August 2017.
At home I have many animals, 1 dog, 2 horses, ducks, chickens and a leopard gecko.
I think I have the most animals out of everyone working in the practice!
I enjoy all aspects of my job, especially meeting new people and getting to cuddle their animals.
In my spare time I enjoy gardening, riding and walking my dog.
I have been working at Vets4Pets Norwich Hall Road since August 2020.
I have 3 cats, 3 hamsters and in my spare time I enjoy photography, games and films with my family and theme parks.
I have worked as a receptionist at Vets4Pets for just over a year now.
I am a proud mum of a little girl.
When not working I love to walk my 2 dogs Ookami and Winter.
Ookami's name actually means wolf in Japanese. He is 9 years old and a German Shepherd x Husky.
Winter is a 16 weeks old Siberian Husky.
We all love to go for walks on the beach
I joined Vets4Pets in September 2021 working as a receptionist.
I am a mum of 2 teenage boys who keep me very busy.
I have a wonderful rescue dog from Romania called Fenton.
I love to be out and about walking Fenton, shopping and having coffee with friends.
I love this job especially the interaction with pets and their owners.
Veterinary Care Assistant
I joined Vets4Pets in October 2021 working in the reception team and also doing the Insurance claims and queries for Hall Road.
I have a wonderful Lhasa Apso called Luna who keeps me very busy.
The best part of the job for me is seeing all the puppies growing up and helping people sort out their problems.
Vets4Pets Norwich Hall Road was founded in 2008.
The staff here at the surgery are committed to bringing you affordable, high quality patient care via our modern and well equipped practice.
We have obtained Small Animal General Practice Accreditation from the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons via the Practice Standards Scheme.
We are well equipped including having available a Laboratory area for in-house blood and urine testing facilities, Pharmacy, Digital X-ray, Dental X-ray, Ultrasound, Capnography and Orthopaedic equipment.
Our friendly and supportive team can't wait to meet all of their new clients!
Emergency coverEven if we are closed, we have your pet covered.
Open 7 Days a WeekWe are open 7 days a week.
AnaesthesiaGeneral anaesthetic enables us to perform many procedures kindly and safely for your pet.
Bereavement SupportMaking the decision to say goodbye to your pet is one of the toughest you’ll ever make. Pets provide us with unconditional love, friendship and comfort, so it is normal to have intense or conflicting emotions when it comes to euthanasia. At Vets4Pets we’re here for you and your pet for every step of your journey together.
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BiochemistryAllows an assessment of the functionality of a patients organs.
Blood Pressure MonitorUsed to measure the range of blood pressure as a preventative treatment to identify early signs of systemic hypertension.
Blood TransfusionTreats many critically ill cats and dogs and our pioneering blood donor programme helps keep them alive.
Chemotherapy & Cancer TreatmentDogs and cats that receive chemotherapy feel normal the day they are given the drug.
Cruciate SurgerySurgery to repair damaged stifle ligaments.
Dental X-RayUnlike humans, dogs need to be under general anesthesia for dental X-rays. Anesthesia is considered to be a safe procedure and will be performed after a general examination. It is tailored to the individual and your dog is continuously monitored during the dental exam.
DentistryThe treatment and prevention of dental disease
Digital X-RayDigital X ray equipment is available.
Ear SurgeryEar Surgery service is available to keep your pet free from any infections.
ECGECG is also available to keep your pet's heart healthy.
ElectrolyteEnables the assessment of critical blood chemicals such as sodium and potassium.
EndoscopyEnables us to capture real-time images of internal organs and structures using an endoscope.
Fracture RepairOrthopaedic surgery to correct broken bones.
Groom RoomGrooming services available for your pet.
Haematology – Blood testingAllows the assessment of a patient's blood and blood cells.
Health PlansDesigned to cover all the regular pet care essentials such as vaccinations and flea and worm prevention, whilst saving you money.
Hospital WardSuite of custom-built kennels for the housing and monitoring of in-patients.
In house blood transfusionsIn house blood transfusions
In-house LaboratoryA range of analytical tests and equipment to assist in the rapid diagnosis of illness.
Isolation UnitA special ward to care for animals with contagious diseases.
MicrochippingA microchip can help retrieve lost pets
Nurse ClinicAppointments with a highly qualified nurse which can cover anything from nutrition and fitness advice, grooming techniques, to pet socialisation classes.
Nutritional AdviceAdvice and support for your pet's diet.
Operating TheatreAn operating theatre with gaseous anaesthetic facility for surgical procedures.
OrthopaedicsSurgery of joints and bones.
Oxygen ChamberEnables us to provide supplemental oxygen when needed.
Pet Passport / Animal Health CertificateTrained Official Veterinarian vets to issue Pet Passports, Fit to Fly letters and rabies serology tests.
PrescriptionsWe can provide written prescriptions upon request.
Rabbit Medicine and TestingRabbit Medicine and Testing
Separate Cat & Dog Waiting AreasSeparate cat and dog waiting areas, designed to ensure your pet is kept in a comfortably stress free environment.
Separate Cat & Dog WardsSeparate cat and dog hospital wards, designed to ensure your pet is kept in a comfortably stress free environment.
Small Mammal Medicine and SurgerySmall Mammal Medicine and Surgery
Soft TissueSurgical procedures involving the soft tissues such as ears and skin.
UltrasoundGenerates 2-D moving images of your pet’s internal organs at work.
Weight ClinicMonitoring clinic to help dogs and cats achieve optimal weights – both if they have been under or overweight
X-RayGenerates digital 2D images of bones and internal organs.
10% off for NHS staff and members of the Armed Forces
Out of hours
Fir Covert Road
Tel: Telephone: 01603 867330
Out-of-hours emergency consultation fees start from £130. Any necessary treatment or medication administered by the emergency service will be charged in addition to the emergency consultation fee.