We are located on a main road running through Tyldesley town centre which is easily accessible by road, public transport and on foot (map here). Although we don't have our own car park there is a car park located across the road from us behind Heron foods. There is also a bus stop right outside our building and we are just a short 5 minute walk from the Guided Busway.
Our spacious waiting room allows our patients to feel more at ease when visiting us, there is also some separate seating available for cats or those dogs that don't like other dogs. Our attractive waiting room displays add colour to the area and offer valuable information on pet care and some of our available products. We have a small sales stand with a variety of products for you to purchase including, leads, coats, toys, treats and our popular pet odour candles. Our large reception desk allows us to serve multiple customers at a time and our receptionists to interact with our patients and their owners creating a warm, friendly environment that will make your and your pet feel welcome.
We have 3 fully functioning consultation rooms enabling us to provide a punctual service for your appointment. Our consultation rooms are spacious making you and your pet feel at ease whilst seeing the vet or nurse.
Separate cat and dogs wards
Our cat ward contains 6 spacious kennels in a room away from the kennel room with a door to be it nice and quiet and a heater to keep or feline patients warm and cosy. We also have a Feliway diffuser plugged in to create a stress free environment.
Our kennel room joins to our preparation room where there is always a member of staff present enabling us to keep a close eye on our patients. It contains 6 large kennels, 2 smaller ones and an oxygen kennel for our patients that are struggling to breathe. Our larger kennels can be made into 2 smaller ones if required. If also have a incubator for our neonatal patients and smaller patients that need to be warmed up. Our kennel room contains a heater to keep our patients warm if necessary. We also have a variety of collapsible dog crates to isolate patients if necessary.
Fully equipped theatres
We have two operating theatres including an orthopaedic suite which allows our vets to be more productive and tackle our operations list efficiently to the highest standards of care. Both theatres are maintained to very high standards of hygiene providing a sterile environment for all our surgical procedures.
Our digital x-ray machine allows us to take and process quality images of your pet much faster than the older methods which is essential in an emergency situation. These x-rays are then stored on the computer making them easily accessible for diagnostics and comparison and can be sent digitally to a referral vet if required.
Our new ultrasound machine allows us to look at your pets internal structures without the need for a sedation or anaesthetic. This can be a very helpful diagnostic tool. Our machine also allows us to look at the blood flow through different organs to check for abnormalities, take and save images to help with a diagnosis and includes and electrocardiogram (ECG) so we can check the rate and rhythm of your pets heart. This machine allows us to do pregnancy scans if your suspect your pet may be pregnant.
Our state of the art laparoscopic equipment facilities enable us to perform minimally invasive surgery on your pet with a reduced risk of post-operative infection, reduced risk of bleeding due to smaller incisions, quicker recovery time, less scarring and reduced post operative pain.
We have a fully functioning dental machine and tools enabling us to improve your pets oral hygiene giving them a better quality of life. We also have a dental x-ray machine which allows us to take images of your pets mouth so we can make sure there are no problems with the parts of the teeth we can't see and the jaw.
In house laboratory
We have a fully functioning laboratory with modern equipment including a centrifuge, microscope, haematology and biochemistry machine which aids us in making a faster diagnosis which is essential in an emergency situation. We also have in house fast working snap tests to check our patients for diseases such as Pancreatitis, Lungworm, Parvovirus, Feline leukaemia virus (FeLV) Feline immunodeficiency virus (FIV).