The Minster Veterinary Centre Blog


Small Animal veterinary Surgeon Required

We are a fiercely independent, client friendly practice in Nottinghamshire with 4 fully functioning surgeries and two branch practices. We have continued to expand our small animal staff levels this year to help manage an ever increasing work load across all sites.  Construction started mid November on the expansion of our Newark surgery, almost doubling the…


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Announcement Regarding July 19th

We would like to take this opportunity to extend a genuine thank you to our clients for their continuous support over the last 16 months. Following the government’s announcement at the beginning of the week we have taken time to consider our position as a veterinary practice and how we will proceed with Covid-19 very…



Urgent Covid-19 Policy Update

Covid-19 Practice Policy 12.07.2021   As a practice we are aware that we have a responsibility to our staff, our clients and our patients. With the current pandemic we have to ensure that we can provide our services to the best of our abilities but there are limitations in place beyond our control. We are…


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Parvovirus Surge Blamed On Lockdown

Vets across the UK have been warned to brace themselves for a parvovirus surge after reported cases doubled in the first three months of 2021. The warning comes after data from pet emergency service Vets Now showed a 129% increase in suspected cases of the potentially fatal disease in the first three months of 2021,…


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Vaccination Policy Update

We have had confirmation that vaccinations can continue, reminders are starting to flow again but there may be a deliberate delay in the February reminders, the majority will come via text so if you have updated your number recently please let the practice know. We are now carrying out puppy and kitten primary vaccination courses…


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Paul McPherson BVA eye testing

Paul Mcpherson is an ophthalmologist and certified BVA panel member with over 43 years of experience in veterinary practice who now focuses purely on BVA eye panel examinations. Paul no longer accepts referrals for clinical ophthalmology cases. Paul has started running BVA panel sessions on selected Wednesday evenings and Sunday afternoons from our Southwell surgery, he is…