Cherrydown Vets COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 18 May Update


As of 18th May, there have been no new updates and we continue to follow the guidance below. From 23rd March, for an initial 3-week period, veterinary practices have been physically open for urgent and emergency cases only, following government advice and professional guidance from the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) and British Veterinary …

Veterinary Nursing Awareness Month


May is Veterinary Nursing Awareness Month. This campaign, led by the British Veterinary Nursing Association (BVNA), aims to raise awareness of the importance of the role of the veterinary nursing profession to the public. Veterinary nurses are an integral part of the veterinary team at Cherrydown Vets, and are vital for the smooth running of any …

Celebrate our amazing team with us this World Veterinary Day!


The Cherrydown veterinary team is here for your beloved pets, all year round, and despite the current circumstances remain committed to quality and excellence in everything we do – which is why we wanted to ‘paws’ this World Veterinary Day to say thank you By adapting our ways of working we’ve continued to provide the …

Easter 2020


With Easter coming up, our opening hours will vary from our usual times.     Fri 10th Sat 11th Sun 12th Mon 13th  Basildon 8am-8pm 8am-8pm 8am- 8pm 8am-8pm  Wickford Closed Closed Closed Closed  Stanford Closed Closed Closed Closed

COVID-19 and Pets


COVID-19 is much in the news, and some reports are based on fact, others speculation. We don’t have all the answers, but we do have some advice for you as a pet owner – or someone who spends a lot of time around pets – here’s what you should know: Currently, there is no evidence …

Frequently Asked Questions – COVID-19

In light of the current COVID-19 situation, we have pulled together a list of the frequently asked questions – which provide further information about the precautions all veterinary practices are taking to help prevent the spread of Coronavirus. Q: Are all existing appointments cancelled? A: Following advice from the UK government, Royal College of Veterinary …

Cherrydown Vets COVID-19 (coronavirus) 31 March update


As you’re probably aware, from our last update, we continue to monitor the situation and respond quickly to government advice and the professional guidance from the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) and British Veterinary Association. As a result, we are focusing our efforts on the pets in urgent need of our care and are …