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Spring bank holiday and The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee opening hours

29/03/2022

With an extended bank holiday on the horizon, we wanted to let you know that our opening hours may vary from our usual opening hours. Please see below our opening times and our out of hours contact number: Thursday 2 June 2022 – Spring bank holiday Open 24 hours (Village Vet Hampstead, Village Vet St… Read more »

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Early May Bank Holiday opening hours

29/03/2022

With an extended bank holiday here, we wanted to let you know that our opening hours on Monday 2 May 2022 may vary from our usual opening hours. Please see below our opening times and our out of hours contact number. Open 24 hours (Village Vet Hampstead, Village Vet St Albans, Village Vet Milton), Village… Read more »

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The role of a client care team

27/03/2022

As with any business, a vet practice needs a strong supporting team for the non-clinical business functions. The client care team will generally be the first and last port of call for pets and their owner. Depending on the size of the practice, this can include: Practice Manager Oversees the general every day running of… Read more »

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The role of a patient care assistant (PCA)

23/03/2022

A patient care assistant works alongside and supports the whole practice team to achieve the highest standards of patient care. Under the direction and supervision of a veterinary surgeon or registered veterinary nurse (RVN) they will assist with monitoring of inpatients, infection control and handling animals safely for procedures such as injections, blood samples, bandage… Read more »

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Easter Opening Hours

16/03/2022

Whether you’re planning a weekend break or a few days at home, we will be here over the Easter weekend should you need us; however, our opening hours will vary from our usual times. Please familiarise yourself with our opening times over the Bank Holiday weekend. 15.04.2022 – Good Friday – Open 24 hours (Village… Read more »

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The role of a Registered Veterinary Nurse

16/03/2022

Ask most veterinary practices and they will tell you that their Registered Veterinary Nurses (RVNs) are at the very heart of everything they do. Such is the respect for RVNs that a whole month is dedicated to celebrating their roles – Veterinary Nurse Awareness Month takes place every May and is recognised worldwide. Whilst the… Read more »

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