OUTSTANDING OLLIE!

Meet Ollie a six-year-old life-loving Cocker Spaniel. Along with his best friend Barney, Ollie loves nothing more than a good run on The Lake District’s northern fells. In September 2020 Ollie was referred to Kentdale following an overly enthusiastic dash over a wall to the beach at Tynemouth. Ollie immediately displayed signs of acute pain…

ISFM Cat Friendly Clinic

Welcome to our Silver Level Cat Friendly Clinic Through our commitment to the excellent care of cats and their owners, Kentdale has been accredited by International Care Care (iCatCare) as a Cat Friendly Clinic at the Silver Level. At Kentdale we understand that cats are not just small dogs! Cats not only have a different…

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NIMBLE NELL!

Meet Nell, a four-year-old Border Collie who is the fur-baby of Eugenie, Veterinary Physiotherapist at Kentdale Referrals. Having been brought up on a local sheep farm, Nell initially spent some time with one of our senior Vets, who fostered her when the farmer no longer wanted her. Smitten, Eugenie and her husband Gregg, adopted Nell…

Celebrating Success!

Congratulations to Sammie on becoming a Registered Veterinary Nurse. Sammie has been an integral part of our team at Kentdale Referrals since 2017 when she joined us as an Animal Care Assistant. Having progressed to become a Student Veterinary Nurse, we are extremely proud to share that Sammie’s dedication and hard work has really paid…

Christmas Opening Hours

Committed to Shared Care At Kentdale we have always taken great pride in supporting our Veterinary colleagues throughout the Christmas period, and evermore so this year – ensuring that together we can provide care when it is most needed.   Please find below details of our opening hours over the festive period.   FREE SPECIALIST…

Delightful Dink

Meet Dink, a five-month-old Chorkie who was referred to Soft Tissue Specialist Jan Beranek shortly after he joined our expanding Orthopaedics, Spinal and Soft Tissue team in October this year. Dink had been feeling unwell for some time and quickly became much worse several days before her referral. Her owners had found her to be…

Triple award success for Kentdale Referrals

We have been celebrating here at Kentdale after our talented trio of Emily Corrie, Emma Dever and Katie Scott were all honoured with awards by the renowned Myerscough College, in Lancashire. Emily received the FdSc Veterinary Nursing Robert Allan Memorial Award, Emma picked up the Diploma HE Clinical Veterinary Nursing Student of the Year Award,…

Forthcoming Road Maintenance Works

  We have been made aware by Highways England of planned road maintenance and improvement schemes that will be taking place not far from the practice between September and December 2020. As this may impact clients that are travelling to visit us at practice during the mentioned period, we wanted to share the details of…

Interesting Case of the Week – Ziggy

Earlier this year we saw Ziggy, a lovely Staffordshire Bull terrier cross, after she was referred to us here at Kentdale for physiotherapy with one of our Veterinary Physiotherapists, Genie. Ziggy’s Profile 6-year old Staffordshire Bull terrier cross female Rescued by her wonderful owner at 6-months of age Grew to be a fit dog who…

Interesting Case of the Week – Jessie the Beagle

Meet Jessie the Beagle! We first saw Jessie when she was referred to us after being missing for 9 days. At the time she was found, it was apparent that she had been involved in a road traffic collision whilst being missing, and as a result was referred to us to undergo emergency treatment. Once…