Jonathan Bell joins Moorview

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Dr Jonathan Bell BVM&S Cert SAS MRCVS DipECVS recently joined us at Moorview Referrals. He qualified from the University of Edinburgh in 1997 and after completing a surgical residency in 2007, Jonathan became a Diplomat of the European College of Veterinary Surgeons in 2009. He is a European Specialist in Small Animal Surgery and enjoys all aspects of soft tissue, … Read More

Introducing our MRI scanner

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Moorview Vets has installed a permanent 1.5 Tesla magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scanner in April 2018. This greatly benefits our increasing number of neurology cases. Our 1.5 Tesla Canon Vantage Elan MRI scanner produces exceptional quality images of the brain and spinal cord, for which it is commonly used. It provides superb detail and contrast in soft tissues and is … Read More

10 steps to buying a puppy

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Are you thinking of getting a puppy? If so, have you considered all of the factors around buying a puppy responsibly? The Puppy Contract is a one-stop guide that helps prospective puppy owners get all the information they need before making the decision to buy a new puppy. The new website, launched by the Animal Welfare Foundation in partnership with … Read More

Update: location changes within our practice

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Our Vet Practice Building

We wanted to give you a further update on the changes within our practice. As of Monday 29th January, all referral and out of hours appointments will be seen at the Cramlington hospital branch (NE23 7RH). You can call the branch on 0191 338 8890. From Monday 5th February, the Backworth clinic will be our main primary care surgical operating facility (NE27 … Read More

Primary Care changes in 2018

Craig DobsonUncategorized

With 2018 fast approaching, Moorview Vets would like to take this opportunity to give you a further update on the changes within our practice. My Family Vets is now rebranded as Moorview Vets as we have merged with the Moorview Veterinary practices in the North East; this is an ongoing process and we aim for it to be complete by … Read More

Hydrotherapy at Moorview Referrals

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Hydrotherapy can be greatly beneficial for a number of conditions, for fitness and for weight loss. Hydrotherapy acts by reducing the amount of weight a patient has going through their joints – this is caused by the buoyancy of the water. By doing so this encourages a full range of joint motion which therefore improves muscle tone, promotes tissue repair … Read More

Doggy day care with Canine Camp

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Canine Camp, the North East’s newest dog day care centre, provides your pet with a tailored experience whilst you work. They understand first-hand the challenges you face in making sure your four legged friends are provided with the best care, and go out of their way to ensure that your pooch gets the most out of his/her day. The purpose-built … Read More

Rabbit Awareness Week 2017: 17th – 25th June

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Rabbit awareness week is rapidly approaching and we are supporting the cause with an information evening and social as well as offering free health checks throughout the month of June. Our information evening is taking place on Wednesday 21st June at 7.30pm with a short presentation on current topics by vet Rieke Hettrick followed by a chance to browse the … Read More