We're here for you & your pets

We’re committed to keeping you and our colleagues protected and we have also adapted our services, making it easier to care for your pet. When you book your appointment our friendly team will also explain what to expect at your visit.

Christchurch Vets4Pets

Inside Pets at Home
Christchurch Retail Park
Barrack Road
BH23 2BN

Telephone: 01202 479 170

Closed Now

Need emergency care? See out of hours information.

Opening Hours

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

Meet the team

Tom Mowlem

Tom Mowlem

Practice Owner & Veterinary Surgeon


Read Tom Mowlem bio

Tom started work in a rural mixed practice based in south Somerset before joining Companion Care in 1998 - opening the Poole branch before moving to the Bournemouth surgery in 2000 He became a JVP in 2002. Tom really enjoys the everyday hustle and bustle of general small animal practice and understanding the relationships between pet and owner. He has one dog – a border terrier called Buddy, and 2 rabbits. In his spare time he enjoys driving and restoring vintage and classic cars, mountain biking, playing rugby and spending time with his four young children. His most recent surgery in Christchurch opened in November 2009, in partnership with Debbie Clarke.
Debbie Clarke

Debbie Clarke

Practice Owner & Veterinary Surgeon


Read Debbie Clarke bio

Debbie joined Companion Care Bournemouth in 2003 following her previous job in Hertfordshire and joined Tom as a JVP in April 2009. In November 2009, she teamed up with Tom again to open the Christchurch surgery. Debbie runs the Christchurch surgery and is qualified to perform acupuncture on pets - she also has interests in rabbit medicine and surgery. She has four cats and a collection of chameleons and corn snakes. In her spare time she enjoys researching and reptiles, keeping fit at the local gym, skiing & horse riding.

Katy Dalton

Veterinary Surgeon


Elena Lopatnicu

Veterinary Surgeon

Claudia Moruzi

Veterinary Surgeon

Tasha Rice

Registered Veterinary Nurse

Tracey Chisham

Registered Veterinary Nurse

Sandra Cockerill

Registered Veterinary Nurse

Nikki Edgelow

Veterinary Nurse

Lorna Adams

Veterinary Nurse


Sarah Nash

Veterinary Nurse

Amy Borrett

Registered Veterinary Nurse

Becky Brown


Kate Piggott

Head Receptionist

Kirsty Godsell

Practice Manager

Emily Hawes


Vets4Pets Christchurch is committed to bringing you affordable, high quality care via a modern, well equipped practice, including a lab, pharmacy, digital x-ray and ultrasound. Plus, on site car parking too!

The friendly team can't wait to meet all of their new clients!



  • Emergency cover
    Even if we are closed, we have your pet covered.
  • Operating Theatre
    An operating theatre with gaseous anaesthetic facility for surgical procedures.
  • Digital X-Ray
    Digital X ray equipment is available.
  • Isolation Unit
    A special ward to care for animals with contagious diseases.

Show more services

  • 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.
  • Hospital Ward
    Suite of custom-built kennels for the housing and monitoring of in-patients.
  • Acupuncture
    Acupuncture has evolved from the ancient art of placing needles into particular locations on the body in order to alleviate pain, improve recovery rates and increase resistance to disease. It has been practised by the Chinese and other Eastern cultures for thousands of years and may be used to treat a wide variety of illnesses in people and animals.
  • Dentistry
    The treatment and prevention of dental disease

Health Plans

Starter pack protection

Best Start in Life

Our Best Start in Life starter pack includes everything they'll need from a veterinary perspective to grow up happy and healthy, from a microchip to their first vaccinations.
kitten in practice

Health Plan

Complete Care

From £8 a month
Complete peace of mind
Complete Care dog header

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

Health Plan


Just £99
Vac4Life is a preventative plan following primary vaccinations

Out of hours

Vets Now Bournemouth
Station Road
BH21 1RQ

Telephone: 01202 859 933

Standard consultations before 11pm start from £173.50. Standard consultations after 11pm start from £223.

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