Bellarine Veterinary Practice News

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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Anzac Day trading hours 2020

March 13, 2020On Anzac Day our Newcomb clinic will be open for emergencies & triage cases only. Cases will be seen in order according to level of emergency. Please call 52482009 or proceed directly to 65 Coppards Road, Newcomb. Anzac Day Saturday 25th April 10am-12pm For all emergencies outside these hours please call  52222139 or proceed directly...
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Easter trading hours 2020

March 13, 2020Over the Easter holidays our Newcomb clinic will be open each day for emergencies & triage cases only. Cases will be seen in order according to level of emergency. Please call 52482009 or proceed directly to 65 Coppards Road, Newcomb. Good Friday 10th April 10am-12pm Easter Saturday 11th April 10am-12pm Easter Sunday 12th April 10am-12pm...
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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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Our Christmas 2019 and New Year 2020 Trading Hours

December 5, 2019Our clinics are open during the following times over the festive period: CHRISTMAS EVE Tuesday 24th December  – all clinic’s close at 5pm CHRISTMAS DAY Wednesday 25th December  – all clinics closed BOXING DAY Thursday 26th December –  Newcomb clinic emergencies only 10am-12noon Friday 27th December – all clinics normal trading Saturday 28th December –...
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AFL Grand Final Eve Holiday – Friday 27th September

September 26, 2019On the AFL Grand Final Eve Holiday, Friday 27th September, our Newcomb clinic will be open from 11am-12pm for emergencies & triage cases only. Please call 52482009 or proceed directly to 65 Coppards Road, Newcomb. For all emergencies outside these hours please call  52222139 or proceed directly to Geelong Animal Emergency 102 Fyans Street, Geelong

Dr Barbara Wright

August 26, 2019We are deeply saddened by the passing of our beloved vet and friend Be on Thursday 22nd August. Her intelligence, empathy, kindness and zest for life will be sorely missed by all our staff and clients. Our clinics will have reduced hours on Thursday 29th August to give staff the opportunity to attend her funeral...
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Queens Birthday

Queens Birthday trading hours

June 4, 2019On the Queens Birthday Monday 10th June, our Newcomb clinic will be open from 11am-12pm for emergencies & triage cases only. Please call 52482009 or proceed directly to 65 Coppards Road, Newcomb. For all emergencies outside these hours please call  52222139 or proceed directly to Geelong Animal Emergency 102 Fyans Street, Geelong

Our Easter and ANZAC Day trading hours

April 17, 2019Over the Easter holidays our Newcomb clinic will be open each day for emergencies & triage cases only. Please call 52482009 or proceed directly to 65 Coppards Road, Newcomb. Good Friday 19th April 10am-12pm Easter Saturday 20th April 10am-12pm Easter Sunday 21st April 10am-12pm Easter Monday 22nd April 10am-12pm   On ANZAC Day our Newcomb...
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