News

Latest news from our practice updated regularly helping to keep you informed.


Firework season is coming

From October through to the New Year, fireworks will be going off. Although great to watch, firework season can be a very stressful and frightening time for many of our pets. Preparing in advance before fireworks start can make a … Continued


Chagford Show

Come along to the Chagford Show and see us in our usual spot for a chat, some refreshments and have a go at our competition. Show details: Thursday 17th August 2017 Gates open at 8.30am Showground Dogmarsh Fields Mill End Chagford … Continued


Okehampton Show

Come along to the Okehampton Show and see us in our usual spot for a chat, some refreshments and have a go at our competition. Show details: Thursday 10th August 2017 9am – 5.30pm Stoney Park Showground Okehampton Devon EX20 … Continued


Is your dog summer ready?

It’s the best time of year to be out and about, enjoying all that the season has to offer. Here are our top tips to ensure your furry companion stays safe and happy this summer: Is your dog protected from … Continued


Annual family dog show

Come and join us at Simmons Park on Sunday 25th June for our annual family dog show in support of Dartmoor View Dog Rescue. Judging to commence at 1pm and entries on the field are £1 per class, our judge … Continued


Glowing report from RCVS inspection

The team is very proud to announce that the practice has recently received a glowing report following a visit from a Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons Inspector for accreditation to the Practice Standards Scheme. He described Okeford as a “lovely … Continued


Neutering special offer

Did you know that neutering your pet can give them a happier, healthier life? It’s that time of year when Spring fever is in the air. This also means our cats, dogs and rabbits go into mating mode. Neutering your … Continued


Client evening

Come along to an evening with presentations from the team to inform you of recent activities in the practice, including talks on keyhole surgery, dermatology, cardiology, nurse clinic and basic first aid. Speakers include: Philip Davies BVSc MRCVS – Laparoscopy/surgery … Continued


Free weight checks for your pets

At Okeford Veterinary Centre, our goal is to help you keep your pets happy and healthy. This is why we’re offering your pet a FREE weight check between 9thJanuary to 31st March. The dangers of obesity The two main causes of obesity … Continued


Braveheart – December 2016

Zebedee is a remarkable 11 year old Boxer dog. He has always been seen on a regular basis at the practice for various ailments and hence he is well known and well loved. During a routine vaccination it was observed … Continued