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Recommended Vets

Discussion in 'Health & Illness' started by squeakypigs, Jul 26, 2006.

  1. sport_billy

    sport_billy Administrator
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    Will update tomorrow - thanks
     
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  2. Hoggy2shoes

    Hoggy2shoes New Born Pup

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    Hi there, Can anyone recommend a Vet in North East England who specializes in Guinea pigs?

    One of our pigs has a suspected ovarian cyst, however while the vet we saw was lovely, she admitted they do not see many pigs and we'd only like to explore surgery as a last option, any help would be greatly appreciated!

    (we are located in Darlington)
     
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  3. VickiA

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    Have you tried the vet locator at the top of the page?
     
  4. Hoggy2shoes

    Hoggy2shoes New Born Pup

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    Just seen that, thanks, having a butchers at them now! any personal recommendations would be appreciated also :)
     
  5. VickiA

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    Hmm. I will tag some North East members (I have a bad memory for geography!). @Stewybus @AbiS @Elwickcavies -they spring to mind as in your area.
     
  6. Stewybus

    Stewybus Adult Guinea Pig

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    I run Tees Valley Guinea Pig Rescue & we recommend Dominika at Jacqui Patersons, Stockton. Just off the A66 near Makro (Ingleby Barwick junction). She's been treating one of my girls for ovarian cysts. 7-year-old Pixie has had them drained 4 times, on 2 occasions having 168 ml & 62 ml drained. Pixie has also undergone hormone treatment which unfortunately had no effect. She's too old for an op at over 7 years but if your girl is younger there's a chance it would be more successful on her. Dominika has done lots of successful ops on our piggies & is the best piggy vet I know in the Teesside/South Durham area. She is also on the forum vet locator x
     
  7. TallKaren

    TallKaren Junior Guinea Pig

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    I've been AWOL from the board recently but would like to add Harriet Nicholson, from Village Vets Potters Bar, to the list
    Vets in Potters Bar – Cockfosters Vet – Hertfordshire Vets – Village Vet
    After a bad experience of the vets in Nazeing I looked elsewhere. Harriet has her own guinea pigs and has been really good with Pansy with her respiratory problems. I go there no without hesitation and have confidence in what she is doing.
     
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  8. JenniferG

    JenniferG Junior Guinea Pig

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    I was thinking of moving from Vets 4 you in Christchurch to the Bournemouth Natterjacks...are they no good?
     
  9. Vel

    Vel New Born Pup

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    Hi
    I'm new to the forum could anyone recommend a good vet in Essex please that I can take my piggys too? Many thanks in advance
     
  10. Gem789

    Gem789 Teenage Guinea Pig

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    If you have a look on the vet locator on this site, there is one in Colchester.Dont know if that's near you?
     

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