Blackwater Vets is open for all of our clients across lockdown and is operating within the guidelines of our professional body.
Hours may differ over the
Christmas and New Year.
In an Emergency, if we are closed,
Call: 01206 842 224
Health Checks and Vaccinations
We offer free health checks with the Registered Nurse to ensure your pet remains healthy and happy.
You may be surprised to discover that your pets teeth are similar to yours. They lose their milk teeth, are susceptible to gum disease and should have a check up every year.
Here at Blackwater Vets we have the knowlege and products to ensure your pets remain healthy, comfortable and parasite free.
Why not call to book your pet in for a free health appointment to see what we can offer?
Travelling to Europe from 1 January 2021
‘From 1 January 2021 the rules for travelling to EU countries with your pet will change. You should start the process at least 4 months before you travel.’ https://www.gov.uk/take-pet-abroad
Blackwater Vets can guide you through the lengthy process of achieving a passport for your pet. Just contact our friendly team on 01206 384 999 for more information.
Did you know that in UK law it is illegal if a dog is not microchipped after 8 weeks of age?
Microchipping gives you peace of mind that your pet can be easily identifiable if lost or stolen and is a quick, easy procedure that can be completed in the consult room.
You may already know that neutering prevents animals from falling pregnant or straying. However, did you know that there are a number of other benefits to having your pet neutered?
Our highly trained experienced nurses help with a wide range of problems and also give support and monitoring for you and your pet.
Surgery and Diagnostics
Our gold standard clinic is fully equipped to carry out the widest range of first opinion, surgical and diagnostic procedures. Our modern facilities include high powered dental equipment, radiography, ultrasound and a state of the art in-house laboratory allowing full blood profiling with results back in minutes.
2 Mill Road, West Mersea
Mon-Fri: 8:30 - 19:00
Sat: 8:30 - 12:30
Tel: 01206 384999
Sun & BH: closed
Out of Hours Tel : 01206 842224
Did you know? ..Blackwater Vets is one of only 2 veterinary practices in the Colchester region that holds an award for meeting the International Cat Care's recomendations for cat wellbeing within a veterianry clinic?