Hucknall Vets4Pets

Emperors Way
NG15 8GQ

Telephone: 0115 948 8960

Closed Now

Need emergency care? See out of hours information.

Opening Hours

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

Parking details

We have plenty of parking right in front of our practice, including designated disabled parking. 

Meet the team

Clare Vitale

Clare Vitale

Practice Owner & Senior Veterinary Surgeon



Camilla Smith

Veterinary Surgeon


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I have been qualified as a vet since 2009, worked in mixed practice for a couple of years, but I have concentrated on small animals since 2012. I have worked for Vets4Pets for the past 7 years and I am now permanently based at the Hucknall branch. My main interests are small animal medicine and I also love making sure older animals can enjoy the best quality of life they can. They help us through so many stages and events in our life, good and bad, and I feel its really important to help them enjoy their older years the best they can. I have 4 dogs of my own ( Labrador x, Jack Russell, Ridegeback x and a Beagle!) one cat, 2 guinea pigs and a horse! They are all very spoilt. When I am not a work I love walking the dogs and Eventing with my horse

Denise Timms JVP

Denise Timms

Practice Owner & Registered Veterinary Nurse


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I started veterinary nursing in 2008 in a small private practice and gained my degree in veterinary nursing from Brackenhurst in 2012. I have worked in first opinion and referral practices and have done out of hours emergency work since 2009 before starting with Vets4Pets Bulwell in 2014. in 2018 I became a practice partner of Hucknall, partnering in a veterinary practice has always been a lifelong dream. I have learned a lot of skills in the time I have been nursing and enjoy continually furthering my education to improve my patient care. I have a very keen interest in schedule three procedures which is where nurses are able to perform minor surgeries such as lump removals and stitch ups, and this is something I regularly practice. I am also interested in pain management. I have attended education CPD events which have given me the knowledge to assess pain with the veterinary surgeon and discuses multimodal approaches to management, I am also trained in nerve blocks. I enjoy Nurse Clinics where I get to meet our lovely patients but feel my favourite are senior clinics. I feel our senior pets have given us so much love and joy in our lives the care we give them in their older years when their needs change is extremely important. I am a trained pet health counsellor, diabetic advisor, and clinical coach for trainee veterinary nurses. At home I have a cat Cosmic Creepers, Three cocker spaniels Rogue, Binx, Milo, and a horse Spud. In my spare time I enjoy long country walks with the dogs and regularly am out competing my horse.


Janet Smith

Practice Owner & Registered Veterinary Nurse



Alexandra Whitt

Registered Veterinary Nurse


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My Name is Alexandra but Alex for short. I achieved my veterinary nurse degree at Brackenhurst university and have been a qualified veterinary nurse for four years. I love all aspects of nursing and enjoy learning new things everyday. 

I have a special interest in cat behaviour which is why I was so excited to join the Hucknall team in Aug 2020 as Hucknall holds it's cat friendly award. I also enjoy anaesthesia so I am always ready to get stuck in to surgery - routine, emergency or otherwise. 

At home I have two dogs Daisy and Charlie, and a cat called BoBo - please talk to me about your lovely pets especially staffies as I love them. In my spare time I enjoy dog walks and have taken up cross stitching.



Emma Shepherd

Client Care Advisor

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Hello my name is Emma, I have recently had a career change from being a beauty therapist to Client Care Advisor at Hucknall vet4pets and absolutely loving it!

I Enjoy meeting new people and getting to know their pets.

I have 2 children Oliver and George and a cat called Ozzy.  I enjoy meeting up with friends and spending quality time with my family.


Nicola slater

Client Care Advisor

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I started working for Hucknall Vets4pets In June 22 after a career change from working as a administrator in care homes. 

I love meeting and greeting people with their fabulous pets, and hearing about what peoples pets get up to. Everyone at Hucknall my colleagues and our clients are lovely and I am really enjoying my new role.

At home I have my own two dogs and three children which keep me very busy.

In my spare time I enjoy family holidays away in our caravan which we try to go to as much as possible for weekends away. 

Vets4Pets Hucknall is committed to bringing you personal, 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.
  • 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.
  • Anaesthesia
    General anaesthetic enables us to perform many procedures kindly and safely for your pet.
  • Biochemistry
    Allows an assessment of the functionality of a patients organs.

Show more services

  • Blood Pressure Monitor
    Used to measure the range of blood pressure as a preventative treatment to identify early signs of systemic hypertension.
  • Chemotherapy & Cancer Treatment
    Dogs and cats that receive chemotherapy feel normal the day they are given the drug.
  • Cruciate Surgery
    Surgery to repair damaged stifle ligaments.
  • 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.
  • Dentistry
    The treatment and prevention of dental disease
  • Digital X-Ray
    Digital X ray equipment is available.
  • Ear Surgery
    Ear Surgery service is available to keep your pet free from any infections.
  • Echocardiography (heart scans)
    Generates a 2D moving image of your pet's heart.
  • Electrolyte
    Enables the assessment of critical blood chemicals such as sodium and potassium.
  • Haematology – Blood testing
    Allows the assessment of a patient's blood and blood cells.
  • Health Plans
    Designed to cover all the regular pet care essentials such as vaccinations and flea and worm prevention, whilst saving you money.
  • Hospital Ward
    Suite of custom-built kennels for the housing and monitoring of in-patients.
  • In house blood transfusions
    In house blood transfusions
  • In-house Laboratory
    A range of analytical tests and equipment to assist in the rapid diagnosis of illness.
  • Isolation Unit
    A special ward to care for animals with contagious diseases.
  • Locally Owned
    This practice is locally owned.
  • Medication
  • Nurse Clinic
    Appointments with a highly qualified nurse which can cover anything from nutrition and fitness advice, grooming techniques, to pet socialisation classes.
  • Nutritional Advice
    Advice and support for your pet's diet.
  • Operating Theatre
    An operating theatre with gaseous anaesthetic facility for surgical procedures.
  • Orthopaedics
    Surgery of joints and bones.
  • Pet Passport / Animal Health Certificate
    Trained Official Veterinarian vets to issue Pet Passports, Fit to Fly letters and rabies serology tests.
  • Physiotherapy
    Supports your pets' strength and mobility.
  • Prescriptions
    We can provide written prescriptions upon request.
  • Separate Cat & Dog Wards
    Separate cat and dog hospital wards, designed to ensure your pet is kept in a comfortably stress free environment.
  • Soft Tissue
    Surgical procedures involving the soft tissues such as ears and skin.
  • Stem Cell Therapy
    Stem cell therapy can be used in the treatment of arthritis, fractures, and ligament injuries.
  • Ultrasound
    Generates 2-D moving images of your pet’s internal organs at work.
  • Weight Clinic
    Monitoring clinic to help dogs and cats achieve optimal weights – both if they have been under or overweight
  • X-Ray & Ultrasound
    X-Ray & Ultrasound

Practice accreditations

  • RCVS accreditation EDITED
  • $R7B2CSH
  • Rabbit friendly vet logo SILVER

Health Plans

Health Plan

Complete Care Junior

£15 a month
Expert veterinary care, plus lots of support and tailored advice for your puppy or kitten, in an affordable and convenient way
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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
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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 Nottingham
Nottingham PDSA Pet Wellbeing Centre
The Marian and Christina Ionescu Hospital
581 Radford Road

Telephone: 01159 789143

Standard consultation fees start from £265.50