Cross Hands Vets4Pets

Inside Pets at Home
Cross Hands Retail Park
Llandeilo Road
Cross Hands
SA14 6NB

Telephone: 01269 833150

Opening hours

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Meet the team

Dr Emma Havard JVP

Emma Havard

Practice Owner & Veterinary Surgeon


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RCVS Recognised Advanced Practitioner in General Small Animal Surgery (Soft tissue and Orthopaedics) Emma qualified from the RVC London in 2003 and worked in a large practice group in Berkshire until her move to Wales in 2009. Here she joined a local practice as Clinical Director and Clinical Coach until 20015 when she moved into a Principle Vet role for a busy emergency and critical care provider. She achieved her advanced surgical certificate in 2015 and her Certificate in Veterinary Professional Studies in 2016, the same year she was accepted onto the RCVS Advanced Practitioner list as a general surgeon, joining only a small number of surgeons in Wales with this qualification. She enjoys all aspects of surgery but particularly different methods of canine cruciate repair, difficult fractures and BOAS surgery.
Antun Jankovic

Antun Jankovic

Veterinary Surgeon


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Antun was born in Osijek, Croatia and ran his own veterinary clinic for 25 years before moving to the UK in 2018. He graduated from Zagreb University in 1992 then studied immunology and earned his Master’s degree in companion animal medicine. Having worked in a variety of small animal clinics in Europe and the UK, Antun has settled in South Wales with his wife Ivana, daughter Anja, their two Weimaraners and four cats. Apart from veterinary medicine Antun enjoys drawing, and science fiction.
Kimberley Conahan

Kimberley Conahan

Head Veterinary Nurse


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Kimberley qualified from Bridgend as a registered veterinary nurse in 2013 where she was working in a large veterinary hospital in Bridgend. She then spent a year and a half working nights in an out of hours emergency and critical care practice, before taking up the head nurse role at Cross Hands. Kimberley is our clinical coach who trains our student nurses, and is also planning to start teaching veterinary nursing students a few hours a week in Coleg Sir Gar starting in September. She enjoys all aspects of nursing particularly surgery, anaesthesia, wound management and clinics. Kimberley is kept busy with her border collie named Finn, and is currently planning her wedding. She loves to travel and doesn’t need any excuse to explore somewhere new, preferably with some sun!
Jessica Jones

Jessica Jones

Registered Veterinary Nurse


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Jess completed her diploma in Veterinary Nursing at Abbeydale vet link, qualifying at her first attempt in January 2019! Jess is now a fully qualified and registered veterinary nurse, who works full time alongside our head nurse, Kim. Jess lives in Swansea with her parents and has 3 dogs and 2 cats who keep her busy at home. She is particularly interested in critical care nursing and anaesthesia.
Rebecca Cadmore

Rebecca Cadmore

Student Veterinary Nurse

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Bex is originally from America but has lived in the UK for many years. After a long spell in marketing at a large local company she realised her passion for animals and joined a Swansea veterinary group as a receptionist. From there she worked her way up to Animal care assistant and took her qualification in 2016. From here she was accepted onto the veterinary nursing degree course and she is currently in her second year at Gwent college. She lives in Swansea with her husband and mad Jug, Frank Junior! Bex enjoys all aspects of veterinary nursing.
Shelley Grandfield

Shelley Grandfield

Client Care Advisor

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Shelley lives locally in with her rescue dogs and family. She runs a dog walking and boarding business when not working in the Vets and has previously worked in practices in England before moving to Wales over a year ago. She is a qualified microchip implanter and also has additional qualifications in canine behaviour. Shelley is also a vegan and makes amazing vegan cakes and goodies!
Hannah Finch

Hannah Finch

Client Care Advisor

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Hannah is a Foundation Degree graduate in Animal Science & Welfare, also previously completed her Level 3 Extended Diploma in Animal Management. Before starting at Vets4Pets Cross Hands Hannah has previously worked in the pet industry for many years, by working within a well-established Pet Store, where she gained further knowledge and hands on experience about caring for a vast range of animals. Hannah has a rescue medium sized cross breed dog named Marnie, she will lick everyone to death if you gave her the chance! Another household pet is Hannah’s hand reared budgie named Sprites who loves to chat and thinks he’s human! Outside of work Hannah loves to participate in fitness activities including dancing and fun runs, which some have been completed to support different charities.

Vets4Pets Cross Hands 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!


Surgeries usually take place Monday to Friday but we can arrange routine operations on a Saturday with enough notice.

You will be given an admit time between 9am and 10.30am then will return to collect your pet, again you will be given a time slot, between 4pm and 7pm.

If you would like to look at our day wards, surgical theatre or anywhere your pet may be during the day please ask and we will happily show you around. 



  • Emergency cover
    Even if we are closed, we have your pet covered.
  • Orthopaedics
    Surgery of joints and bones.
  • Operating Theatre
    An operating theatre with gaseous anaesthetic facility for surgical procedures.
  • Digital X-Ray
    Digital X ray equipment is available.

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  • ECG
    ECG is also available to keep your pet's heart healthy.
  • Ultrasound
    Generates 2-D moving images of your pet’s internal organs at work.
  • In-house Laboratory
    A range of analytical tests and equipment to assist in the rapid diagnosis of illness.
  • Puppy Parties
    Puppy parties to support you to train, socialise and ensure your puppy has the best start in life possible.
  • Prescriptions
    We can provide written prescriptions upon request.
  • Health Plans
    Designed to cover all the regular pet care essentials such as vaccinations and flea and worm prevention, whilst saving you money.
  • Nutrition
    Advice and support for our pet's diet.
  • Nurse Clinic
    Appointments with a highly qualified nurse which can cover anything from nutrition and fitness advice, grooming techniques, to pet socialisation classes.
  • Dental X-Ray
    Unlike 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.
  • Cat and Dog Hospital Ward
    There are separate wards for cats and dogs providing good hygiene environment.
  • Blood Transfusion
    Treats many critically ill cats and dogs and our pioneering blood donor programme helps keep them alive.
  • Bereavement Support
    Making 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.
  • Dentistry
    The treatment and prevention of dental disease

Practice accreditations

  • Rabbit friendly vet logo SILVER 2019


£55 for puppies for kittens

£55 Puppy or Kitten pack

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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.

Health Plan

Complete Care

From £8 a month
Complete peace of mind
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Health Plan

Complete Care Senior

From £17
A complete care plan for your 7+ year old pet's continued good health
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Health Plans

Flea & Worm Pack

Protect your pet and your pocket!
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Health Plan


Just £99
Vac4Life is a preventative plan following primary vaccinations

Out of hours

Vets Now
Inside PDSA Pet Hospital Building
20 Viking Way
Winch Wen Industrial Estate

Telephone: 01792 775 572

Standard consultations before 9pm start from £161. Standard consultations after 9pm start from £207.

Referral service

For all referrals please complete the referral form

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