Surgery and Diagnostics

Surgery and Diagnostics


Blackwater Vets is fully equipped to provide your pet gold standard care. Our services include:

  • Digital x-rays
  • Ultrasound imaging
  • Cutting edge dental equipment & soon to come, state of the art dental X-ray.
  • Internal laboratory machines allowing blood results within 30 minutes.
  • Urinalysis
  • Microscopy
  • Fully equipped surgical theatre

We regularly perform a variety of surgical procedures such as:

  • Neutering
  • Mass removals
  • Exploratory surgeries
  • Biopsies
  • Opthalmic surgeries
  • Wound repair



2 Mill Road, West Mersea

Colchester, Essex



Opening Hours:

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 just a few veterinary practices in the Colchester region that hold cat friendly clinic status?