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Bury Vets4Pets

480 Manchester Road
Greater Manchester

Telephone: 0161 763 6333

Closed Now

Need emergency care? See out of hours information.

Opening Hours

  • Monday  - 
  • Tuesday  - 
  • Wednesday  - 
  • Thursday  - 
  • Friday  - 
  • Saturday  - 
  • Sunday Closed

We’re now offering some vaccinations

In response to updated guidance from our regulatory body we are now carrying out some primary and booster vaccinations, where it is safe to do so and required or indicated for your pet’s welfare. If your pet is due their vaccinations please contact us for further advice.

Safe collection of medication available

We are now able to offer safe collection of your pet’s medication and flea and worm preventative mediations. Please contact us to find out more.

Your pet’s flea and worm preventative treatment delivered to your door

We are now offering our Complete Care Health Plan clients flea and worm preventative treatments delivered safely to your door. Please contact us to find out more.

Meet the team

Chris Foster

Veterinary Surgeon and Joint Venture Partner

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Chris graduated as a Veterinary Surgeon from the University of Bristol in 1999 and has been working as a Veterinary Surgeon in the Bury area since 2001, doing a combination of general practice medicine and surgery, in addition to many years of accident and emergency work at a local out of hours and emergency clinic. He joined the Bury Vets 4 Pets team in May 2017, and has recently become a partner at the practice. Chris enjoys the broad mix that first opinion small animal medicine and surgery provides, and divides his time at Vets 4 pets between operating and consulting. When he isn’t working, much of his free time is spent with his wife, and young son Jacob, who manages to keep mum and dad very busy! His Border Collie and 2 cats complete the household!
Michael Dewhurst Bury

Michael Dewhurst

Veterinary Surgeon and Joint Venture Partner


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Michael qualified as a vet in 2007 from the University of Liverpool and spent the early part of his career working in mixed and equine practice. Having made the move back to small animal practice, Michael studied for the Royal Collage of Veterinary Surgeons Certificate in Advanced Veterinary Practice. He joined the team at Bury Vets4Pets in 2015 and became a partner in 2016. His main interests in veterinary practice are Internal Medicine and Diagnostic Imaging. Outside of work Michael enjoys spending time with his family who breed Exmoor Ponies; a rare breed native to the South West, Michael has been recognised for his efforts in conservation by being awarded Helen Dashwood Perpetual Cup for outstanding services to the breed and the RBST/Marsh Christian Award for Conservation in Genetic Biodiversity.
Lisa Needham

Lisa Needham

Veterinary Surgeon

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Lisa qualified in 2015 as a Veterinary Surgeon from Liverpool University. Prior to this, she graduated from Newcastle University in 2011 with a bachelor’s degree in Zoology. From university, she began a career as an equine vet before deciding that the larger scope for diagnostics and more frequent opportunities in surgery lead her to pursue a career in small animals. From here she joined the Bury Vets4Pets team in 2016. In her free time, Lisa enjoys riding, travelling, or spending time with her lurcher Shindig.

Sarah Buck

Veterinary Surgeon

Rachael Riley

Veterinary Surgeon

Francesca Senior Bury

Francesca Senior

Head Veterinary Nurse


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Hi, my name is Francesca, I have been qualified since 2014 and worked in busy practices for 7 years. My main Veterinary interest is in medical nursing and taking care of hospitalised pets.
Alyshia Hindle Bury

Alyshia Hindle

Veterinary Nurse


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I am a registered veterinary nurse at Vets4Pets. I graduated in 2013 following a 4 year BSc (Hons) degree in Veterinary Nursing and have just finished my Diploma in Advanced Veterinary Nursing. I have 2 Labradors and a Springer spaniel who love to compete in agility, I love to go on long walks in the countryside and also go skiing in my spare time.
Katy Hilton Bury

Katy Stansfield

Veterinary Nurse


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I have been at the practice since early 2014 and am currently completing the last year of my Veterinary Nursing Degree. I have recently re-homed a stray kitten called Tabi and I am passionate about animals, wildlife and conservation. In my free time I enjoy walking in the countryside and spending time with my family.

Kat Mottram

Veterinary Nurse

Michell Lowe

Veterinary Nurse

Beth Malik

Veterinary Nurse

Jenny Fuller

Student Veterinary Nurse

Alison Crewdson Bury

Alison Crewdson

Animal Nurse Assistant

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I am the go to girl in the team and here for all. If anyone needs anything, bandages and plasters, medicines, or a cup of tea and hug, then I keep our team well supplied. I also provide a pastoral role, for owners who are preparing to or have lost their beloved pet. I am passionate about canine communication and behaviour. My husband and I are owned by 2 whippets.
Michelle Lomax Bury

Michelle Lomax

Veterinary Care Assistant

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Having been raised around dogs from an early age I grew up with a natural affinity for animals and always love spending time with my own rescue dogs and cats. I previously worked and continue to be involved with a donkey rescue charity. I also spent time as a volunteer assisting with dog training classes using positive reinforcement training and doing voluntary work here at Vets4Pets before joining the nursing team as a Veterinary Care Assistant.

Louise Law


Maggie Church


Rachel Ward


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I joined the practice in February 2018. I have grown up with pets all my life from hamsters to German shepherd’s I love them all but I do have a soft spot ....German shepherds. I currently have Shadow who is 5 and I have been to a number of training classes with him and the hard work definitely pays off, he is my world. Best part about the job is working with the team and being able to help owners with their loved pets.

Jo Hardman


Cath Boothroyd Bury

Cath Boothroyd


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Cath joined the practice in May 2017 after spending many years working in the airline industry, she has really enjoyed working with the whole team at Bury, especially the pets and their owners. She has always loved animals having grown up with a dog and has ridden horses from a young age. Cath spends most of her spare time riding and caring for her horse Tia. She also has two cats Bonnie and Penny. Any spare time Cath has is spent crafting especially crochet and knitting.
Jo Ridley Bury

Jo Ridley

Client Account Manager

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Jo has been with Bury Vets4Pets since 2007. She has one cat called Obi and one fish. Jo loves all animals, in particular cats and big dogs.

Natalie McGrath

Client Service Manager

Emma Foster

Veterinary Care Assistant

In the event your pet becomes unwell, you’ll have peace of mind knowing you’ve a local vet you can rely on. Our vets’ practice in Bury is run by a friendly and professional team who have a wealth of experience in animal healthcare.

From routine check-ups to emergency surgery, you’ll find our vets in Bury can help with all kinds of problems. With modern facilities including a lab, pharmacy, digital x-ray and ultrasound technology, as well as on-site parking for your convenience, your Vets4Pets practice in Bury has everything covered.



  • Emergency cover
    Even if we are closed, we have your pet covered.
  • Operating Theatre
    An operating theatre with gaseous anaesthetic facility for surgical procedures.
  • Biochemistry
    Allows an assessment of the functionality of a patients organs.
  • In-house Laboratory
    A range of analytical tests and equipment to assist in the rapid diagnosis of illness.

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  • Dentistry
    The treatment and prevention of dental disease

Health Plans

Health Plan

Complete Care

From £8 a month
Complete peace of mind
Brian and Kitten

Health Plan

Complete Care Senior

From £17
A complete care plan for your 7+ year old pet's continued good health
senior dog outside in sun

Health Plans

Flea & Worm Pack

Protect your pet and your pocket!
dog in field

Out of hours

Armac Pet Accident & Emergency Vets
147 The Rock

Telephone: 0161 764 4618

Emergency consultation fee from £115

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