Lanes Vets

Pet Travel Guide For EMERGENCIES: Pets 01995 603 349 Farm Animals 01995 602 468 (24hrs)

Covid-19 Update – 2021

Given the latest lockdown restrictions and government and RCVS advice to reduce non-essential travel and contacts, we are currently having to reduce some of the services we offer.

We are still here 24 hours a day to see our registered client’s sick and injured pets.

We are working hard to try and maintain our high quality and efficient service but please be aware that waiting times for appointments, repeat prescriptions, and for telephone reports are likely to be increased. This is due to the time-consuming procedures we have to follow between consultations to keep staff and clients safe. In addition, we are often working with reduced staff numbers, often at short-notice as staff self-isolate due to Covid. We understand that this may be frustrating, but our staff are here to help, and aggressive behaviour or verbal abuse will not be tolerated.

Thank you again for your support and please stay safe.

Practice Locator Pets

Garstang

Leachfield Industrial Estate
Green Lane West, Cabus
Garstang, Lancashire
PR3 1PR

01995 603 349 (Small Animal)
01995 602 468 (Large Animal)

Opening Times

Monday - 8.30 am – 7.00 pm
Tuesday - 8.30 am – 7.00 pm
Wednesday - 8.30 am – 5.30 pm
Thursday - 8.30 am – 7.00 pm
Friday - 8.30 am – 7.00 pm
Saturday - 9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Sunday - 10.00 am – 12 noon
Bank Holiday - 10.00 am – 12 noon

Lancaster
(Dimples)

Dimples Veterinary Practice
Units 4 – 5 Lake Enterprise Court
Ladies Walk, Caton Road
Lancaster LA1 3NX

01524 67777

Opening Times

Monday - 8.30 am – 7.00 pm
Tuesday - 8.30 am – 7.00 pm
Wednesday - 8.30 am – 5.30 pm
Thursday - 8.30 am – 7.00 pm
Friday - 8.30 am – 7.00 pm
Saturday - 9.00 am – 12 noon
Sunday - CLOSED

Poulton-le-fylde
(Bracewell)

235 Garstang Road East
Poulton-le-Fylde
Lancashire FY6 8JH

01253 891 088

Opening Times

Monday - 8.30 am – 6.30 pm
Tuesday - 8.30 am – 6.30 pm
Wednesday - 8.30 am – 5.30 pm
Thursday - 8.30 am – 7.00 pm
Friday - 8.30 am – 6.30 pm
Saturday - 9.00 am – 12 noon
Sunday - CLOSED

Cottam

Tabley Lane
Preston, Lancashire
PR4 0LH

01772 970292

Opening Times

Monday - 8.30 am – 7.00 pm
Tuesday - 8.30 am – 7.00 pm
Wednesday - 8.30 am – 5.30 pm
Thursday - 8.30 am – 7.00 pm
Friday - 8.30 am – 7.00 pm
Saturday - 9.00 am – 12 noon
Sunday - CLOSED

We have several veterinary surgeons that have special interests and further qualifications in a variety of specialities and in-house referral can be arranged for the more complex cases.

Referring veterinary practices are requested to provide patient and owner information using our referral form.

Dermatology – Andrea Bookless MA VetMB CertVD MRCVS 
Andrea holds the RCVS certificate in veterinary dermatology and is on the list of advanced practitioners. She has 20 years of experience of dealing with chronic, complicated and often frustrating skin diseases that affect our domestic pets. Andrea is happy to take referrals from other practices in the area.

Cardiology – Chris FellowsBVMS CertVC MRCVS
Chris Fellows holds the RCVS certificate in veterinary cardiology and is on the RCVS list of advanced practitioners. He visits the practice on a regular basis to investigate and treat cardiac and respiratory problems affecting Lanes Vets patients.

Dentistry – Dr. Alex Smithson BVM&S BDS (Hons) MRCVS
Alex holds qualifications as a vet and also a dentist. He visits Lanes and takes referrals for oral and maxilla-facial surgery including root canal work and treatment of oral tumours.

Soft Tissue Surgery – Catherine Sturgeon BVetMed(hons) CertSAS DipECVS MRCVS
Catherine is a visiting soft-tissue surgeon who is available to tackle complex and tricky surgery, including tumor removals and reconstructions. She is an RCVS and European specialist in veterinary soft tissue surgery.

Kris Herman

Due to the current Coronavirus pandemic we are unable to organise any events or show you any local events as the majority have been cancelled. As soon as we get some dates for events we will be sure to let you all know and ensure they are advertised.