WELCOME TO

WEST COAST VETERINARY HOSPITAL

Dedicated to continuing the good work of founder Dr Zoran Dakic by providing your pets with the best possible care.

Professional care from the Vet your pet loves

We treat your pets like family –  we recommend the same treatments and services for them as we would for our own pets

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GENERAL HEALTH
& WELLBEING

Prevention is always the best form of defence this is why we recommend regular health checks so that we can we ensure your pets are safeguarded against issues before they arise.  We focus on providing a range of services including regular vaccine, parasite control and dental treatments to ensure their ongoing health and general well-being.

MEDICAL AND SURGICAL SERVICES

As precious family members, we understand you want the very best for your pet. That’s why we have a fully equipped medical & surgical facility and provide intensive care monitoring throughout all procedures.  Our team are dedicated to ensuring your pet is comfortable and well cared for at all times.

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DIAGNOSTIC
SERVICES

Diagnostics are an essential part of Veterinary medicine, even healthy pets require regular checks to ensure their ongoing well-being.  We offer full in-house laboratory, digital radiology, ultrasound by appointment, and where necessary also refer to specialist professionals

LASER
TREATMENT

We offer laser therapy as a service to primarily accelerate healing and reduce pain for your pet.  Treatments can be extremely beneficial for wounds, allergies, infections, cuts, bites, inflammation, post-surgical healing and arthritis amongst many other conditions.

SERVICES

  • Consultation & Health Check

  • Vaccination & Nutritional Advice

  • Parasite Control

  • Micro-chipping

  • Specialist Referrals

  • In-house Diagnostic Laboratory

  • Digital Radiology

  • Ultrasound (appointment only)

  • General Surgery

  • Orthopaedic Surgery

  • Dentistry

  • Laser Therapy

MEET THE TEAM

Just like Zoran and his wife Suncica, our team are totally focused on providing the Oratia community with outstanding care for your much loved pets.

Tarien Herbst

Veterinarian

Petra Gordon

Veterinary Nurse

Briony Brimble

Veterinary Nurse

OPENING HOURS

Monday to Friday: 8am to 6pm
Saturday: Prior to Xmas
7th, 14th & 21st December 9am – 1pm
Sunday & Public Holidays: Closed

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AFTER HOURS EMERGENCY

In the event of an emergency outside of our usual hours call:

Animal Emergency Centre
97 Carrington Rd, Mt Albert
09 849 2121
www.animalemergency.co.nz

Western After Hours Emergency Vet Clinic
2/348 Rosebank Rd, Avondale
09 820 7273

OUR CLIENTS SAY

“Great new vet here. Our much loved vet Zoran passed away, and the new vet is just great.”

Martin Kannegieter

“My dog has been to many many vets and by far this is the best vet I have ever been to. My dog no longer suffers such bad episodes of the allergy anymore. Very thankful to Dr Zoran, he will be missed :'(“

Lucy Qian

“By far the best vet I’ve ever had! My cat has been going to him for the last 7/8 years & he is always so well looked after. Highly recommend.”

Vanessa Hattaway

“Excellent, personal service. Their motto is ;we love your pets as much as you do’ and I certainly believe it. I highly recommend this vet service.”

Dave Anderson