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 Gold standard services for cats 

Our friendly practice in Houghton-le-Spring has received the highest possible accreditation from the Institute of Feline Medicine declaring us a gold standard cat-friendly practice. 

Our practice is fully equipped with a laboratory, digital x-rays and surgical theatre to ensure that your cat receives the very best care possible. 

Gold standard services for cats 

Vaccinations

Vaccinations

It is important that you maintain your cat’s protection against potentially life-threatening diseases through vaccination.

Microchipping

Microchipping

Microchipping offers cats a safe and permanent method of identification.

Fleas, Worms & Ticks

Fleas, Worms & Ticks

It is likely that your cat will encounter pesky parasites at some point in their lives, but we’re here to help to keep them away!

Dentistry

Dentistry

Healthy teeth and gums are crucial for keeping your cat happy, fit and active.

Nurse Clinics

Nurse Clinics

Our highly trained, qualified “cat-vocate” nurses can help to keep your cat happy and healthy, offering dental, senior and weight clinics.

Diagnostics

Diagnostics

We have x-ray, ultrasound and blood pressure monitoring facilities to help with speedy diagnosis of under-the-weather felines.

Cat Food Pouch Recycling

Cat Food Pouch Recycling

The SimplyCats Pet Food Recycling Programme allows us to recycle your cat's plastic food packaging and prevent it from ending up in landfill.

Consultations

Consultations

Our 30 minute consultations give our patients time to relax to allow more detailed clinical examination, and facilitate greater discussion between our vets and clients.

Neutering

Neutering

Spaying and castration has many health and behavioural benefits – as well as preventing any unexpected new arrivals!

Cat Insurance

Cat Insurance

We strongly recommend you take out insurance for your cat as soon as possible, to assist with unexpected veterinary fees.

In-House Laboratory

In-House Laboratory

Analysis of results in-house allows for faster diagnosis and better outcomes for our patients.