Due to COVID-19, this practice is physically open for urgent and emergency cases. All other assistance will be provided via telephone advice or video consultation, where available.

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COVID-19 update

Posted on May 18, 2020

As the COVID-19 situation evolves, we are continually reviewing the resources we have available and the provision of services which are of most need to our clients and their pets.

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Protect your pet from the sun

Posted on May 04, 2020

As we head into the summer months and temperatures start rising, it’s important to remember that your pets are most vulnerable at this time to many injuries and illnesses which are brought on by hot weather, including sunburn, foot pad burns, dehydration and the most dangerous of all, heatstroke.

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Puppy Development during COVID-19

Posted on April 20, 2020

Are you wondering how to safely socialise your new puppy during the coronavirus lockdown? We’ve put together a few tips for all new puppy parents.

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COVID-19 and Pets

Posted on April 09, 2020

COVID-19 is much in the news, and some reports are based on fact, others speculation. We don’t have all the answers, but we do have some advice for you as a pet owner – or someone who spends a lot of time around pets – here’s what you should know:

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Alder Vets COVID-19 FAQs

Posted on April 02, 2020

In light of the current COVID-19 situation, we have pulled together a list of the frequently asked questions.

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Alder Vets COVID-19 Updates

Posted on March 31, 2020

We are focusing our efforts on the pets in urgent need of our care and are only physically open for urgent and emergency cases.

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Alder Vets COVID-19 (coronavirus) update

Posted on March 16, 2020

We remain committed to delivering exceptional care to your pet, while doing our part to reduce the spread of respiratory illness (in particular, COVID-19 coronavirus), including careful monitoring of the health and wellbeing of our staff.

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Raising money for Cardiac Risk in the Young (CRY)

Posted on January 30, 2020

Our Head Vet Sarah Ramsey is doing a challenge a month this year to raise money for

Cardiac Risk in the Young (CRY). She has just completed her first one at the weekend running a 15km trail race with her dog!

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Emergency contact details today

Posted on January 26, 2020

We are having some electrical work done meaning our phones won’t be working this afternoon. If you have an emergency situation with your pet please... read more

Pet first aid event

Posted on November 20, 2019

Alder Vets are delighted to announce that we will be holding a pet first aid event in aid of CRY - Cardiac Risk in the Young.

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Car Park Maintenance

Posted on August 15, 2019

Our car park and access road are being repaired tomorrow. There will be no access to the car park from Thursday evening (15th) until 22nd... read more

Changes to Pet Travel in the event of a ‘No-Deal’ Brexit

Posted on November 08, 2018

Pet owners will still be able to travel to Europe with their pet after the UK leaves the EU, whatever the outcome of the Brexit negotiations. However, in the event of no deal, you may need to take some additional steps to be able to travel with your pet to the EU.

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Surrey Game and Country Fair

Posted on September 18, 2017

Alder Vets will be at the Surrey Game and Country Fair on Sunday 24th September 2017 at Loseley Park near Guildford, GU3 1HS

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Posted on August 23, 2017

Our phones are currently down please email info@aldervets.co.uk and we will get back to you as soon as possible. Apologies for the inconvenience.

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Laparoscopic (Keyhole) Spay

Posted on August 16, 2016

We are proud to announce that we are now able to offer laparoscopic bitch spays at our sister practice Crofts Vets in Haslemere

"Keyhole" or laparoscopy has been widely used for many years in human surgery for many procedures due to its clear advantages when compared to traditional open surgery.

At Crofts Vets, we are proud to announce that we are now able to offer this minimally-invasive surgery for our patients and also referrals from other vets.

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Easter opening times

Posted on February 29, 2016

We are open over the Easter weekend for routine appointments and emergencies.

Please see the opening times page for more details.

Compulsory Microchipping

Posted on January 27, 2016

From the 6th of April 2016, all dogs must be microchipped and registered to an approved database by the time they are 8 weeks old... read more

Alders Pet Health Plans

Posted on January 22, 2015

Alders Pet Health Plan provides you with the support you need to help your pet stay healthy.

Regular visits mean we have the opportunity to administer necessary vaccinations and up-to-date worming and flea treatments. In addition, the clinical examination provides you with peace of mind, as we carefully monitor the general health of your pet and offer advice, support and treatment planning. This can prevent problems in the future.

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Parvo Alert

Posted on December 31, 2014

Unfortunately, we have had 3 dogs (from 2 separate families), presented to our clinic in the last 24 hours who were severely ill. All ... read more

G-paws now in stock!

Posted on December 10, 2014

G-PAWS is a lightweight, robust and weatherproof GPS recorder light enough (12g) to be worn by cats, dogs, and even ferrets.

Using an ultra-sensitive multi... read more

Bank Holiday Opening Hours

Posted on August 19, 2014

We are now open spring and summer bank holidays (as well as Sundays all year round)!

Alder Vets are the only veterinary practice in the area... read more

Introducing RidgeStop™ – Floating Kneecap Treatment

Posted on May 27, 2014

Alder Vets are pleased to offer a cutting edge new technique for the treatment of “Floating Kneecap”

RidgeStop™ is a novel surgical technique for treatment of patellar luxation (floating kneecap). This is a simple, affordable alternative to sulcoplasty surgery that can be used alone, as the sole treatment for patella luxation, or as an adjunct to re-alignment operations.

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Alabama Rot

Posted on February 25, 2014

Idiopathic cutaneous in Surrey

As you may have heard there has been another case of Alabama Rot in Surrey. The owner of the flat coated retriever... read more

Worming Offer Buy 3 Get 1 Free!

Posted on January 09, 2014

You may not be able to see them, but the eggs or larvae of intestinal worms could be in your garden. Intestinal worms can cause... read more

Puppy Farming

Posted on October 03, 2013

Unrepeatable breeders are out there

Don't fall victim to the unrepeatable breeders - they are out there.

Sadly, there has been a significant rise in the number... read more

Our team building day

Posted on March 03, 2013

See what we got up to on our last team building day – 4 vets and 5 nurses from the practice did the NUTS Challenge on 3rd March!

  • Alder Veterinary Practice
  • 137 Worplesdon Road
  • Guildford
  • Surrey
  • GU2 9XA
  • Telephone: 01483 536036
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