Ordering Medication

In order for us to to prescribe flea and worming treatments, it is a requirement for us to have seen your pet within 12 months . The initial visit has to be with a vet. After this initial consult with the vet, you can book a free flea and worming check with one of our registered veterinary nurses for repeat dispenses, provided it is within 12 months of having been seen.

For all other ongoing medications, your pet is required to have had a check-up within the last 4 to 6 months at varying intervals (dependent on the medication). It may be the case that this appointment is due, in which case your medication request will be declined and someone will contact you to schedule an appointment.

Please be aware that online medication requests will be available from 4pm the next working day (Mon-Fri) after placing an order. If medication is required more urgently, please call the branch from which you require it directly.

For any queries, please contact us on one of the numbers below.

  • Desborough - 01536 763 100
  • Kibworth - 0116 279 3054
  • Market Harborough - 01858 462 839

 

Prescriptions

Prescriptions are available from this practice. You may obtain Prescription Only Medicines Veterinary, (POM-Vs) from your veterinary surgeon OR ask for a prescription and obtain these medicines from another veterinary surgeon or a pharmacy. 

Your veterinary surgeon may prescribe POM-Vs only for animals under their care. A prescription may not be appropriate if your animal is an in-patient or immediate treatment is necessary.

You will be informed, on request, of the price of any medicine that may be dispensed for your animal.

The charge for prescription assessment and writing is £15.60

The general policy of this practice is to re-assess an animal requiring repeat prescriptions every 6 months, but this may vary with individual circumstances. The standard charge for a re-examination is £42.60

Further information on the prices of medicines is available on request.

Medication Request

This form can be used to order medication.

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