Surgical

Surgery including Orthopaedics

The Vet has brand new surgery facilities and a full range of equipment to perform routine surgeries from speys and neuters, right up to fracture repair and modern cruciate surgery techniques incl TTA.

We provide the below surgical procedures:

  • Surgical options including orthopaedics
  • Routine speys and neuters
  • Cruciate injury surgeries incl TTA and lateral fabella techniques
  • Soft tissue
  • Abdominal
  • Ophthalmic incl entropion, cherry eye, growth removal
  • Dental
  • Orthopaedics incl fracture repair
  • Lump removals
  • Brachycephalic (BOAS) surgical options
  • Ear and nasal incl cryosurgery and electrosurgery for squamous cell tumours
  • Caesarians          


We are focused on providing pain management during and after all surgical procedures to ensure your friend is pain-free and has a rapid and smooth recovery.

We will always discuss the procedure, benefits, risks, and post-surgery considerations with you prior to surgery and at any time to ensure we are helping you and to make this time as low stress as possible as we know it can be a worrying time.

Patient comfort is our top priority.

Want to know more or have any questions? Get in touch below.

Located The Vet, 92 College Street, Riverdale, Palmerston North 4412 | Phone 06 357 7733 | Email office@thevet.co.nz

Opening Hours: Monday – Friday: 8am – 6pm | Saturday: 9am – 1pm | Sunday: Closed

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