At First Vets, we pride ourselves on providing high quality veterinary care for your pets. Sometimes, this involves referral to specialists.

First Vets is proud to have an association with Mark Owen, a Registered Veterinary Imaging Specialist, who provides specialist imaging services including ultrasound, echocardiography (heart evaluation), and the interpretation of radiographs (xrays).

Mark’s services are available at First Vets by prior arrangement.

For breeders, Dogs NZ (formerly the New Zealand Kennel Club) has an Accredited Breeders Scheme under which there are mandatory and optional tests for each breed, required to be completed prior to breeding. Some of these tests require specialist imaging, and we highly recommend pre-breeding testing – you can find out more information here.

 

If you have any questions about specialist imaging services that can be accessed through First Vets, please give our friendly team a call on 281 3157.

 

Please note online bookings are available for the following day onwards, if you require a booking for today please phone the clinic on (06) 281 3157.

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170 Glasgow Street, Whanganui

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(0800 1 838 669)

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First Vets

170 Glasgow Street

Whanganui 4500

 

Freephone 0800 1 VET NOW

Tel. (06) 281 3157

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CLINIC HOURS:

Monday - Friday:

8.00am – 5.30pm

 

Saturday:

9.00am – 12.30pm

 

Sunday & Public Holidays Closed

GOLD CARD DISCOUNTS – 5% discount on retail and services (on presentation of Gold card)

AFTER-HOURS EMERGENCIES:

Our After-Hours service is provided by Massey University’s Pet Emergency Centre in Palmerston North during the week, and Totally Vets Accident and Medical Centre in Fielding during the weekends.

 

WEEKDAYS: Phone 0800 738 363

WEEKENDS & PUBLIC HOLIDAYS: Phone (06) 324 0812

  • BOOK AN APPOINTMENT

    Please note online bookings are available for the following day onwards, if you require a booking for today please phone the clinic on
    (06) 281 3157.

    Take me to the online bookings

170 Glasgow Street, Whanganui

0800 1 VET NOW

(0800 1 838 669)

24 HOUR EMERGENCY: INFO HERE

GOLD CARD DISCOUNTS – 5% discount on retail and services
(on presentation of Gold card)