Bellarine Veterinary Practice News

QUEENS BIRTHDAY PUBLIC HOLIDAY TRADING HOURS

June 9, 2022All our clinics except Newcomb will be closed for Queens Birthday public holiday, Monday 13th June. Newcomb Clinic – Open 10am-12noon for urgent cases only. This is a walk in clinic and cases will be triaged according to urgency.   FOR EMERGENCIES OUTSIDE THESE HOURS PLEASE PROCEED TO GEELONG ANIMAL EMERGENCY ph 5222 2139. 102...
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Our opening hours for Easter & ANZAC Day 2022

April 7, 2022Our Newcomb clinic at 65 Coppards Road, Newcomb will be open for emergencies and triage cases only. Please call 52482009 and the nurse will triage your pet over the phone– all appointments will be seen in order of urgency. Good Friday 15th April 10am-12pm NEWCOMB Easter Saturday 16th April 10am-12pm NEWCOMB Easter Sunday 17th April 10am-12pm NEWCOMB...
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Our clinic hours for Labour Day public holiday – 14th March 2022

March 12, 2022All our clinics except Newcomb will be closed for Labour Day, Monday 14th March. Our Newcomb clinic will be open 10am-12noon for urgent cases only. This is a walk in clinic and cases will be triaged according to urgency.   FOR ALL EMERGENCIES OUTSIDE THESE HOURS PLEASE PROCEED TO GEELONG ANIMAL EMERGENCY 102 Fyan Street...
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Australia Day Public Holiday trading hours

January 24, 2022All our clinics except Newcomb will be closed for Australia Day, Wednesday 26th January. Newcomb Clinic – Open 10am-12noon for urgent cases only. This is a walk in clinic and cases will be triaged according to urgency.   FOR EMERGENCIES OUTSIDE THESE HOURS PLEASE PROCEED TO GEELONG ANIMAL EMERGENCY ph 5222 2139. 102 Fyan Street...
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Updated New Years Weekend 2022 Hours & Locations

December 30, 2021COVID Update: Due to recent local covid outbreaks we have needed to bubble our staff once again. We have also changed our Emergency Service Locations over the New Years period as follows. Friday 31st of December – New Years Eve – All Clinics Close at 5pm Saturday 1st January – New Years Day – Ocean...
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Christmas and New Year Opening Hours 2021/22

December 23, 2021Wishing you a safe and happy festive season from all the team at Bellarine Veterinary Practice Christmas & New Year trading hours 2021/22 Friday 24th Dec – Christmas Eve – all clinic’s close at 5pm Saturday 25th Dec – Christmas Day  – ALL CLINIC’S CLOSED Sunday 26th Dec – Boxing Day – Newcomb clinic open...
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COVID-UPDATE – WHAT’S HAPPENING FOR THE NEXT MONTH

October 29, 2021It has been a challenging couple of years for all of us but WELL DONE to the Victorian Community for contributing to our high vaccination rates and we are well on our way to returning to some form of normality with regards to COVID. The end is in sight. Friday the 29th of October holds significance...
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Update – COVID lock down beginning Sept 19th at midnight

February 12, 2021As an essential service provider we will still be open and consulting during our normal hours at all 6 clinics. Contactless consultations will be conducted where possible. If you already have an appointment booked we ask that you please help us by following these guidelines: 1. Arrive 5 minutes early and phone reception on arrival...
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AUSTRALIA DAY PUBLIC HOLIDAY

January 26, 2021WE ARE OPEN AT NEWCOMB 10AM-12PM FOR URGENT CASES ONLY. TURN UP AND CASES TRIAGED ACCORDING TO URGENCY. ALL OTHER CLINICS CLOSED. FOR EMERGENCIES OUTSIDE THESE TIMES CALL GEELONG ANIMAL EMERGENCY 5222 2139. WE ARE OPEN AS NORMAL FROM WEDNESDAY.

Grovedale grooming appointments are reopening

May 8, 2020Our groomer Sharon Morell is available for grooming appointments again from Tuesday 19th May at our Grovedale clinic on Torquay Road. Sharon has more than 20 years experience with all manner of dog breed clips and grooming needs. We know her clients are going to be very happy to see her back on board! Please...
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It’s business as usual – COVID-19 update

March 24, 2020We are very pleased to announce that we are still able to operate under the new essential services guidelines set in place by the Victorian Government overnight. Our six clinics are currently all still operating within normal hours and able to offer consultations and surgery. Sales for medication, food, flea and worming control are also...
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COVID-19 – FAQS

March 19, 2020Frequently asked questions – answers provided by Australian Veterinary Association What is a coronavirus? Coronaviruses are a group of viruses that infect birds and mammals, including humans. They are often associated with the common cold, bronchitis and pneumonia, and can also affect the gut. The virus that causes COVID-19 is also a coronavirus and likely...
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COVID-19 Update

March 19, 2020The health of our clients and team is our number one priority at Bellarine Veterinary Practice (BVP) with respect to the COVID-19 outbreak. Over the past couple of weeks we have been taking appropriate measures in accordance with the Health Dept advice. Due to the normal care of your pets, our clinics are held to...
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What do yellow leads & ribbons on dogs mean?

July 24, 2017A YELLOW lead helps raise awareness that a dog needs some space. There are many reasons why a dog may need space: Newly adopted Learning self-control around other dogs In- training Illness or recovering from surgery Shyness of people Fearful of unfamiliar or rowdy Intolerance of other animal Fearful of unfamiliar people Aging and elderly...
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SEPTEMBER & OCTOBER PUBLIC HOLIDAY HOURS 2021

September 21, 2021GRAND FINAL EVE – FRIDAY 24TH SEPTEMBER NEWCOMB 10:00AM – 12:00PM  – Triage clinic emergencies only DRYSDALE, OCEAN GROVE, GROVEDALE, BARWON HEADS AND POINT LONSDALE CLINICS ALL CLOSED . GEELONG CUP DAY – WEDNESDAY 20TH OCTOBER NEWCOMB 10:00AM – 12:00PM – Triage clinic emergencies only DRYSDALE, OCEAN GROVE, GROVEDALE, BARWON HEADS AND POINT LONSDALE ALL...
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Easter Trading Hours

April 1, 2021EASTER WEEKEND 2021 Good Friday April 2nd  10am-12noon Easter Saturday April 3rd  10am-12noon Easter Sunday April 4th    10am-12noon Easter Monday 5th   10am-12noon Newcomb clinic only Emergency & Triage only Masks required in consult rooms   For all emergencies outside these hours please call Geelong Animal Emergency 52222139 102 Fyans St Geelong